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Fortnite pro player is swatted live on stream during a Championship Series game

Cody "Clix" Conrad, a 14-year-old professional Fortnite player, was minding his own business playing a Championships Series game over the weekend when his...

Gamer involved in CSGO swatting murder gets 15 months in prison and a two-year gaming ban

This past August, we followed up on efforts in Wichita, Kansas, to stop swatting after one such CSGO-related "prank" saw 28-year-old Andrew...

2017 Call of Duty swatting murder prompts swatting target registration program

The aftermath of a "swatting" incident that saw 28-year-old Andrew Finch of Wichita, Kansas, fatally shot by police has resulted in a new...
And this fad can end any time now, I'm not going to lie.

Fortnite hit with data breach lawsuit, Fortnite champ is swatted live on stream

Epic Games and Fortnite are not having the best week. First, according to Polygon, the company's been hit with a class-action lawsuit...

City of Heroes: Community harassment ramps up as Homecoming counts 91,000 players

What should have been a fun Memorial Day weekend in Paragon City turned into nightmares for some members of the City of Heroes...

Call of Duty swatter slammed with 46 new charges on top of involuntary manslaughter

Wired has a big piece out on the fresh charges now lodged against the chief defendants in the Call of Duty swatting incident...

MMO Business Roundup: FIFA lockboxes, anti-swatting policy, Fortnite on SNL, Free Guy, UO postmortem

Whenever our newsroom gets overloaded with weird industry-related articles that nobody feels like writing, another edition of the MMO Business Roundup gets its...

Two teens who allegedly contributed to Call of Duty swatting murder plead not guilty

Reuters has an update on the ongoing criminal cases against the some of the defendants in the Call of Duty swatting incident from...

Call of Duty swatting murder sees three men charged in federal court

At the end of 2017, a Call of Duty swatting incident in Kansas took the life of a completely innocent man after police killed...

Police who killed innocent man during Call of Duty swatting incident won’t be charged

At the tail end of 2017, a Call of Duty swatting incident in Kansas took the life of a completely innocent man after police...

Pre-teen Fortnite YouTuber gets swatted after achieving a high profile

In one story here we have the best and worst of humanity on display. It all begins with 12-year-old YouTuber Peter Varady, who goes by...

Affidavit names two more gamers involved in fatal Call of Duty swatting incident

More details about the fatal Call of Duty swatting incident that took place in Kansas at the tail end of 2017 are...

Accused Call of Duty swatter charged with involuntary manslaughter

Just before the new year, the gaming community was mortified to learn that an innocent Kansas man had been shot by police following...

Call of Duty swatting incident leads to man’s death in Kansas

A case of gamer "swatting" in the U.S. has led to the death of an innocent father of two in Kansas earlier this week.

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