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Monday, November 21, 2005

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Blizzard Sued By Parents
8:04 AM | Cord Kruse | 25 comments

Blizzard Entertainment, the makers of the wildly successful MMORPG World of Warcraft, were recently sued by the parents of a 13-year-old gamer in China who jumped to his death last year from a 24 story building. The parents of the boy allege that obsessive playing of WoW led to their son "reenacting a scene from the game." Their lawyer, Zhang Chunliang, is active in the crusade to prevent internet game addiction and in addition to this case plans to file a class action lawsuit against the entire game industry on behalf of other parents.

To read more about the case check out the Joystiq link below.

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