Killing

Riccitiello: “EA will kill a game or two a year. Forever”

EA boss John Riccitiello has stamped on talk that the cancellation of Tiberium was indicative of any kind of development problem at the firm, promising that more canning is on the way. Lots more. “It’s a perverse notion – beyond perverse, bizarre, upside down, illogical, stupid to state that we’ve killed a project that wasn’t […]

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  • Murderer acted out killing as if in videogame, says defence

    A laywer, here, is trying to get a murderer off the hook by telling the jury he lives in “a different world than you and I,” the other place being that of videogames. Andrew Reid Lackey admits to shooting, stabbing (over 70 times) and gouging out an eye from his 80-year-old victim. The murder appears […]

  • "Xbox dad" convicted of murdering daughter

    A Philadelphia man, Anwar Salahuddin, has been convicted of murdering his 17 month-old daughter after she pulled over his “Xbox console”. He was found guilty of third-degree murder and endangering a child and now faces between 23 and 47 years in prison. As previously reported, Salahuddin stamped on the girl’s head, causing fatal injuries. Jurors […]