Tagged:  Crime

Posted by Kreyg, November 9, 2011 in News 21

Mistakes happen, it’s just a fact of life. However, some people can’t tolerate any kind of mistake when it comes to getting their hands on their favorite video games. Especially the self-proclaimed “most anticipated game of the year.” 31-year-old Lomorin Sar went to his local Best Buy to pick up… Read More »

Posted by Kreyg, October 6, 2011 in Hot, News, Wii 39

There have been some odd cases of crime related to video games, but this one is by far the most unique of them all. The WiiMote is meant to be used as a controller for the Nintendo Wii. However, 26-year-old Nicholas Parry used a WiiMote to violate a 12-year-old boy… Read More »

Posted by Kreyg, September 30, 2011 in News, PS3 42

You would think once you reach the age of 46, you would become immune to the wise ass musings of per-pubescent teens online. However, this wasn’t the case for an unemployed 46-year-old, and father of three — Mark Bradford. Bradford had been playing Call of Duty: Black Ops online on… Read More »

This Guy Stole 54 Copies of Madden 12 And Got Away With It

Posted by Kreyg, September 29, 2011 in News, PS3, Xbox 360 15

You have to have some undying love for a game when you steal 54 copies of it. The man in the video seen above was caught on camera at Walmart loading himself up on Madden 12 for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. What’s mind boggling about this all is… Read More »

Posted by Kreyg, September 21, 2011 in News 23

23-year-old Ryan Donovan of Dartford, Kent is facing 25 years and 194 days in prison after he went on a rampage that is being described by some media as “video game like.” The 23 year old decided to go on a shooting rampage on the Royal Navy nuclear submarine he… Read More »

34-Year-Old Pleads Guilty To Beating 4-Year-Old To Death After Interrupting His Game

Posted by Kreyg, September 19, 2011 in Culture, Hot, News 25

It’s extremely sad that a 34 year old man has to beat a 4 year old to death because his video game was interrupted. 34 year old Sean Stalwart of Illinois has pleaded guilty to the first degree murder of 4 year old Jeremiah Bradford which occurred last September. Stalwart… Read More »

Posted by Kreyg, August 23, 2011 in News 45

It’s always sad to see something like this happen, and more so — it just gives the media more of a chance to slander gamers. An Oklahoma City teenager is being accused of killing his baby sister over his frustration with a video game. The 13 year old claims he… Read More »

Five Year Old Beaten After Breaking TV Playing Nintendo Wii, Dies Days Later From Injuries

Posted by Kreyg, June 22, 2011 in News, Wii 32

We’ve seen plenty of accidents where someone playing Nintendo Wii broke a TV, but none have had an ending as tragic as this. 21 year old Kim Crawford of the Bronx beat her five year old son Jamar Johnson for breaking the television while playing Nintendo Wii. She hit him… Read More »

Sexual Predator Uses Xbox Live To Lure Underage Girls

Posted by Kreyg, March 29, 2011 in News, Xbox 360 22

The only words that come to mind for 20 year old Robert Lynch are, “why don’t you take a seat.” The 20 year old from Saline, Michigan used Xbox Live — no word on what games he was playing — to communicate with minors ages 11 to 14 in an… Read More »

Koei’s Building Gets Vandalized

Posted by Nic, March 29, 2011 in Main, News 12

Employees at Koei got a terrible surprise at the start of their day. The front of the building had been vandalized by an angry gamer with some red spray paint. None of the words made clear what exacly they where angry about just random things like ‘garbage‘, ‘shitty games‘, and… Read More »

16-Year-Old Boy Kills Mother Over PlayStation Argument

Posted by Tovan, February 15, 2011 in Main, Misc, News 45

Kendall Anderson was a 16-year-old student who grew up in Philadelphia. However, following a lengthy argument with his mother over a PlayStation-based punishment, Kendall quickly became a 16-year-old criminal who has been charged with murder, possession of an instrument of crime, and abuse of a corpse. Kendall initially attempted to… Read More »

Hijacked Xbox Live Account Used To Make School Shooting Threat

Posted by Kreyg, February 10, 2011 in Hot, News, Xbox 360 11

A teenager in Maryland has been arrested and is now facing serious charges for sending a threatening message over Xbox Live. The catch to this one is that he sent the message on another person’s account — not his own. According to Union County Prosecutor, Theodore J. Romankow, the teen… Read More »

To Catch A Predator: Runescape Edition

Posted by Kreyg, February 8, 2011 in News, PC 21

Video games are meant for fun, relaxation, entertainment, but some people seem to think they can be a source of meeting and having sex with under age children. 54 year old John W. Phillips of Fitchburg, Massachusetts seemed to think this was the case after got married to a 13… Read More »

Man Tries To Exchange Drugs For An Xbox 360, Receives Jail Time Instead

Posted by Tovan, January 25, 2011 in Main, News, Xbox 360 12

24-year-old Sean Evans is a man who recently learned a very valuable lesson about the internet. Specifically, he was taught that your activity online can potentially result in real-life consequences. This warmhearted moment of education was made possible by the fact that Mr. Evans was arrested for attempting to purchase… Read More »

$1 Million Worth Of Sony Product Stolen In Transport Trailer Theft

Posted by Kreyg, November 18, 2010 in Hot, News 0

On Monday in Brampton, Ontario, Canada, a transport trailer carrying a half-million dollars worth of Sony product was stolen. As if that wasn’t enough, the next day, another transport trailer carrying PlayStation 3 and PSP consoles and games was stolen from the same vicinity. It wasn’t until Wednesday that the… Read More »

Two Robbers Hold Up A GameStop For Cash, Consoles, and Over 100 Copies of Call of Duty: Black Ops

Posted by Kreyg, November 7, 2010 in Main 0

It was almost closing time on Saturday night at the GameStop in the Festival at Bel Air shopping center in Harford County, Maryland when two men wielding semi-automatic weapons came through the doors and had themselves a little shopping spree. The two robbers proceeded to hold up the store and… Read More »

WarCraft III Game Leads To Violent Assault

Posted by Tovan, October 22, 2010 in Hot, Main, News, PC 0

A high school student in Vancouver found himself in an unfortunate situation following an online game of WarCraft III. The student and his friends had been playing a DotA custom game against a few random opponents. Near the end of the round, when the student’s team started winning, the trash… Read More »

Unemployed 42 Year Old Runs His Girlfriend Off The Road Over PlayStation

Posted by Kreyg, October 13, 2010 in Hot, Not News, PS3 0

It’s a scenario that most of us hope we never end up in — 42 years old, unemployed, living with our girlfriend, and playing video games all day. Unfortunately, this was the case for Colleen Frable and Darren Suchon. Colleen became fed up that her boyfriend Darren was unemployed and… Read More »

Man Attacked And Robbed While Playing Video Games With Friends

Posted by Tovan, September 30, 2010 in Main, News, PC 0

One gamer was victim to a robbery a few nights ago when his house was broken into while pulling an all nighter with a group of close friends online. At approximately 1 a.m. one of those friends happened to hear a seemingly violent commotion coming through the victim’s microphone. Due… Read More »

Law & Order’s Take On Neglectful Gamers

Posted by Kreyg, September 29, 2010 in Hot, Misc, Not News, Videos 0

A recent episode of Law & Order: SVU showed it’s take on neglectful parents — who just so happen to be gamers! This situation seems all to similar to instances we’ve already seen before in the real world. Regardless, it portrays a husband and wife who met at a gaming… Read More »