Anders Behring Breivik

The Oslo Massacre and the danger of damning a medium

The World of Warcraft habit of Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik was presented as initial evidence in his trial yesterday. Julie Horup examines the fallout amid media demonisation of games.

9 years ago

Anders Behring Breivik headlines

  • Norway store cans 51 brands after Oslo, Utøya murders

    Coop Norway has announced it is to stop carrying 51 gaming brands and toys previously available to customers, after the horrific events in Oslo and on Utøya, including games CoD4: Modern Warfare and World of Warcraft – titles which the perpetrator Anders Behring Breivik claims to have actively played.

    10 years ago