Humble Origin Bundle Rakes in Over $8.5 Million So Far

Giving to charity seems to be very popular among gamers, especially when you can get a bunch of games for mere pocket change. As of this writing Origin and Electronic Art's Humble Origin Bundle has raked in over $8.5 million for charity with still over 5 days left.

We previous reported that the bundle was the fastest selling bundle in the charity's history. The reason being was the stunning selection of games offered in the bundle.

For donating any amount, you get product keys redeemable on Origin or Steam, for Dead Space,Dead Space 3, Burnout Paradise: The Ultimate Box, Medal of Honor, Mirror's Edge, and Crysis 2: Maximum Edition. For donating an amount above the average (which is updated live), you also get Battlefield 3, and Sims 3: Starter Pack.

They have upped the ante a bit as if you donate more than the average (which stands at $4.85), you will also receive C&C: Red Alert 3 - Uprising and Populous.

So far over 1.7 milllion bundles have been sold to support charity. EA is donating their share of the proceeds to the charities as well.