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The Rock Teams With Xbox to Deliver Special Xbox Series X Consoles to Children’s Hospitals

November 9, 2020 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas
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The Xbox Series X is set to launch tomorrow, and some children’s hospitals will get special Rock-branded consoles courtesy of The Great One himself. The actor and WWE Hall of Famer announced on Monday that he’s teaming with Microsoft to deliver Rock Xbox Series X consoldes to 20 children’s hospitals.

Rock announced the news in a video posted to his social media accounts. In the video he notes how he teamed with Microsoft to debut the first Xbox back in 2000 and he’s partnering with them and the Gamers Outreach charity to deliver the consoles to children’s hospitals so that kids who are under care at them can have help coping with their stays.

The Xbox Series X launches on Tuesday and is the next generation of Xbox console. You can see Rock’s announcement below:

“20 years ago my buddy Bill Gates and I debuted the very first ever @Xbox console to the world.
Now two decades later, I’m partnering up with @Microsoft once again to launch their brand new XBOX Series X to the world.

BUT the best part about this partnership is I have the absolute privilege to deliver ONE OF A KIND “ROCK XBOX Series X” consoles to 20 different children’s hospitals that will eventually reach over 50,000 KIDS!!!!

These kids are battling through their illnesses with incredible bravery and I’m thrilled @microsoft, @gamersoutreach and myself can provide some joy and smiles.

You kids show me and the world, what real strength means.

Stay strong & Keep smilin’

-DJ 🤙

…and stuff like this will always be the best part of my fame.”

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20 years ago my buddy Bill Gates and I debuted the very first ever @Xbox console to the world. Now two decades later, I’m partnering up with @Microsoft once again to launch their brand new XBOX Series X to the world. BUT the best part about this partnership is I have the absolute privilege to deliver ONE OF A KIND “ROCK XBOX Series X” consoles to 20 different children’s hospitals that will eventually reach over 50,000 KIDS!!!! 🎉🥳🚨 These kids are battling through their illnesses with incredible bravery and I’m thrilled @microsoft, @gamersoutreach and myself can provide some joy and smiles. You kids show me and the world, what real strength means. Stay strong & Keep smilin’ -DJ 🤙🏾🖤 …and stuff like this will always be the best part of my fame.

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