Video Gamer Sues Software Company for Making Game “Too Addictive”

A Russian video gamer is suing Bethesda Softworks for making Fallout 4 too addictive: Apparently, after seeing an advertisement for the game, the man decided to download it and spend a few hours playing over the next few days. Those days quickly turned into weeks, and after missing several days of work, he was fired from his job. His friends stopped hearing from him, his sleeping and eating habits deteriorated and his wife left him. “If I knew that this game could have become so addictive, Read more […]

NSA and CIA Agents Play World Of Warcraft To Catch Terrorists

You hear stories about people who get so caught up in these online role-playing games that they have trouble distinguishing their game world from reality. Some are so addicted that they play for 40 hours straight, keeping themselves wired on sugary drinks like Red Bull or Rockstar. I never played these types of games, because they never particularly interested me. But I understand how someone could easily be drawn into them and find themselves being ruled by them. That’s partially the reason Read more […]