Following on from the World Mental Health Day sale of Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice, developer Ninja Theory have announced that they are donating the £60,798.80 raised to the mental health charity Rethink Mental Illness, a donation that is the equivalent of employing two full-time positions to answer calls on the charity’s advice and information line.
Tameem Antoniades, Ninja Theory co-founder and Chief Creative Ninja, praised fans for their kindness and support, stating that, ‘We’re proud of our fans for showing their kindness towards others who, like our hero Senua, need our help and support to continue the good fight. Our donation to Rethink Mental Illness will impact many people’s lives in a meaningful way and help shed light on their darkness. Our small gesture has made a big difference. Thank you.’
Rethink Mental Illness helps support and campaign for the millions of people affected by mental illness by by challenging attitudes and changing lives across the UK.
To find out more about Rethink Mental Illness, you can visit their website.