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Windows 7: Swedish kid collapses after 24-hour WoW marathon

18 Nov 2008   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
Swedish kid collapses after 24-hour WoW marathon

Fuelling further tabloid hysteria about the dangers of online gaming comes a story straight outta' Laholm in western Sweden. Some poor 15-year-old kid was enjoying the new WoW expansion, Wrath of the Lich King, with some friends, but 24 hours into their mammoth gaming session, he collapsed and suffered what seems to have been an epileptic fit.

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Swedish kid collapses after 24-hour WoW marathon - Yahoo! News UK

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18 Nov 2008   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit

I'm glad I don't game like that. He's a little stupid to have played for 24 hours... he should have given himself breaks and maybe spent some time outside? It's a LOL regardless.
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18 Nov 2008   #3


Collapsing? pfft. The Koreans can go harder. They can last for days before DYING
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18 Nov 2008   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

And who said gamers do not have a sense of humour?
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18 Nov 2008   #5

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MS Windows 7 Professional 64-bit SP1

Child Abuse!!
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