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Teen shot, killed by police for holding Wii-mote

Christopher Roupe February 20th, 2014 (28 comments)

A teenager in Atlanta, Georgia, has been shot and killed by a police officer, for reportedly holding a Wii remote...

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Man arrested after Nintendo death threats

Wii U console November 21st, 2013 (3 comments)

Kyoto police have arrested a 25-year old man for reportedly making threats against Nintendo. Via an online feedback form,...

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Aussie mum steals 500+ video games in a year

AustralianPoliceCar June 28th, 2012 (2 comments)

Over a 12-month period, a Queensland mother of three stole "at least" 515 video games and more than 60 other...

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Schoolgirl uses DSi camera to catch a paedophile

Complete with built-in camera March 28th, 2012 (8 comments)

Nintendo's choice to incorporate a camera in its DSi handheld has lead to the arrest and conviction of a...

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5yr old’s Christmas gaming ends at knifepoint

Jutrina Tillman December 28th, 2011 (0 comments)

For Christmas this year, a 5-year old boy was given a new video game. Like most kids, he couldn't wait...

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Xbox LIVE grudge sees SWAT called over hoax

FortressCraft June 1st, 2011 (1 comment)

Online gaming is serious business, as we've discussed before. While on one hand it's good to see the authorities reacting...

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Man robs convenience store with PS3 controller

The PlayStation DualShock 3 April 19th, 2011 (0 comments)

There are gaming controllers that look like firearms. The Wii Blaster is one of them. The PS3 Dualshock 3 is...

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Baby suffocates while Dad plays WoW

World of Warcraft Logo March 31st, 2011 (5 comments)

In January 2009, Andrew Warner was - allegedly - too busy playing World of Warcraft to remove the pillow...

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Depressed teen’s cry for help heard via Xbox LIVE

Xbox LIVE March 17th, 2011 (41 comments)

According to police statements, the Canadian had logged on in late February when he noticed his online aquaintance - a...

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