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Xbox One leaker will release information if arrested

Monday, 27th May 2013 02:43 GMT By Brenna Hillier

The leaker who allegedly got hold of an Xbox One dev kit and released a slew of information to the Internet has warned that if he is arrested today, he’ll spill everything he knows.

The individual known as Superdae told Gizmodo that he expects to be charged today, after several months of investigation.

If he is arrested, and therefore can’t log into his FTP server this evening (Perth time) an automated system will give out its IP, user name and password via Twitter, offering read-only access to an alleged collection of top secret info.

Gizmodo says the server is packed with “juicy” files, and Superdae claims to have information about the Xbox One that Microsoft does not want leaked.

In a later report on Kotaku, the server was said to contain software development kits for the PlayStation 4; Xbox One and Wii U; information on the pulled from hacks of Epic Games; Blizzard; Unitied Front Games and THQ; and unfinished versions of unreleased games like Company of Heroes 2 and WWE 14, as well as mysterious Epic projects known only as Kilo, Lima and Orion.

Superdae gave out plenty of info regarding the console ahead of its reveal, much of which seems to have been correct.

Superdae’s attempt to sell a couple of Durango dev kits on eBay resulted in a visit from the FBI and West Australia police, which Microsoft has denied any involvement with.

Thanks, Kotaku.

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24 Comments

  1. xBASSxMONSTAx

    This will be interesting. :)

    #1 2 years ago
  2. POOP CRUSTY

    This just shows Microsoft is holding back and those who buy it will get a few unwanted surprises.

    #2 2 years ago
  3. actuallyisnotafox

    thankyou person ^.^ i hope if you do get arrested that its not so bad

    #3 2 years ago
  4. Night Hunter

    Am I a horrible person because I actually want him to be arrested just so we can have these secret infos?

    #4 2 years ago
  5. Kaufer

    Now they can add blackmail to the list of charges.

    #5 2 years ago
  6. salarta

    Looking forward to finding out what these secret details are, since I’m sure he’s going to get arrested.

    #6 2 years ago
  7. Clupula

    It’s pictures of Phil Harrison going to a clinic to have his giant enemy crabs treated.

    #7 2 years ago
  8. Jerykk

    I’d be more sympathetic if he hadn’t tried to sell the Durango kits in eBay.

    #8 2 years ago
  9. ASTRO_Henry

    This will give Sony a HUGE advantage.

    #9 2 years ago
  10. AwesomeGus

    #10 2 years ago
  11. Zohar

    @5 lol yup! What a child.

    #11 2 years ago
  12. Kanok

    MS said: I’ll not arrest him, i’ll kill him now.

    #12 2 years ago
  13. Brenna Hillier

    Updated with some details of what the server allegedly contains.

    #13 2 years ago
  14. Henry

    Arrest him now!!

    #14 2 years ago
  15. MFBB

    Sorry but i want him arrested.

    Give those infos :)

    #15 2 years ago
  16. mojo

    he should leak them anyway :D

    #16 2 years ago
  17. melonbuster1

    I hope he gets 10 years in a super maxx prison. . Becomes a sex slave for some guy named boris who loves xbox. And is used as a gaysha girl for gang parties. . He deserves every inch his slimy ass gets

    #17 2 years ago
  18. Fin

    What a prick.

    Hope he’s kept in prison for a long time.

    #18 2 years ago
  19. notpill

    Update: Police tell us that SuperDaE (aka Dan Henry) hasn’t been charged with offences related to computer crime as we foreshadowed last week. The WA Police have refused to tell us the specific charges, however.

    http://www.gizmodo.com.au/2013/05/the-aussie-xbox-durango-leaker-is-safe-and-sound-for-now/

    #19 2 years ago
  20. Kieran

    he should do it then hire a good lawyer !! if he sells the kit hed make a lot of money lol

    #20 2 years ago
  21. MidlifeAxe

    @17 So you want him to be imprisoned for 10 years in the same building as murderers, rapists and so on and then be a victim of said rapists just because he releases some hush-hush information on a next-gen console?

    Lets not lose touch with reality, folks.

    #21 2 years ago
  22. Old MacDonald

    21: That’s way too late for some of these people.

    #22 2 years ago
  23. Eddie Rodrigues

    There is more to the list? Please do so, my good sire, the world must know what monstrosity lays ahead.

    #23 2 years ago
  24. polygem

    find someone rich and curious, leak it, get paid, go to cuba, buy a wiiu

    #24 2 years ago

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