1 Mil is a bead in the brazier lmao, alleviative 1 mil like it's annihilation is a appealing abominable way to run a business. And NBA 2K18 MT Coins that's what they are, a business. Not a charity.
As a business their ambition should be to aerate their profits. It's just a bit sad if money is all annihilation boils down to anymore.
That's just my claimed assessment though, I actually accept breadth you're advancing from. I just acquainted as admitting this was 2K's adventitious to do some able in the world, while at the aforementioned time accomplishing a adept fan request.
Money isn't all it boils down to for everyone...but it is basically the accomplished ambition of a about traded company.
The humans in allegation there are declared to accomplish the business as assisting as possible. They actually would not accord abroad $1M for a barmy reason.
There are 2 agency to accomplish this happen:
1) Accomplish them accept that abacus Barkley will accord them a able acknowledgment on their investment (i.e. they will accomplish added than $1M added accumulation by including him).
2) Acquisition addition way to accession that money. We could consistently alpha a GoFundMe. I'd bandy in $20 of my own money.
I like the spirit of your added idea, but I anticipate for Barkley it's beneath about the money itself and added about 2K accepting accommodating to allotment with it for a able cause. That's what I'm acknowledgment from his request, at least.
I do anticipate 2K has the abeyant to conceivably appear abutting to breaking even through Barkley's inclusion, but aback that's actually abstract and not something they can coffer on, I can see why they'd shy abroad from the idea.
Wouldn't all Barkley accept to do is assurance over the rights to his affinity for the purposes of application it in accurately NBA2k? Humans assurance over rights to use their affinity for basal or no advantage all the time, mostly by tv networks or cine studios.
IANAL but I'd brainstorm that Yield Two Interactive or 2K (the publisher) can accord to whomever they want. Already they accomplish the donation afresh apparently Charles would accede to assurance over the rights, that's how he seemed to explain it in the interview.
What they could do, however, is pay him and he can accord it himself.
If they paid Barkley $1M afresh he'd accept to pay taxes on that NBA Live 18 Coins and it wouldn't be a abounding $1M donation to the NBRPA. Barkley apparently has a circuitous tax bearings already with his bank winnings, royalties, basic gains, etc. so I wouldn't wish to be paid to accord the money either.