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Ben's Game

Ben made his own free downloadable video game with a little help from Eric Johnson and the Make-a-Wish Foundation.
Ben Duskin

When nine year-old Ben Duskin was in the hospital battling leukemia, his mother described how his treatment worked like it was a video game - with the good guys fighting the evil cancer cells. This gave Ben the idea to make his mom's idea reality!

The Making of Ben's Game

Ben asked the Make-a-Wish Foundation to help make his dream come true. The peeps at Make-a-Wish make dreams come true for kids with life threatening illnesses. They told Eric Johnson, a senior software engineer at LucasArts, about the wish and he offered to help. Ben got his wish and the game was finished in just a few months. Ben's now in remission (his symptoms are lessening) and he's feeling a lot better.

Download Ben's Game Now!

Now you can download Ben's Game for free and kick some serious cancer butt! Go to www.makeawish.org and follow the instructions. When you're done fighting leukemia, ask your 'rents to make a donation to this worthwhile charity.

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