Video game fanatic hunts down and stabs rival game player

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PostTue Jun 01, 2010 8:04 pm » by Savwafair2012


Video game fanatic hunts down and stabs rival player who killed character online

Julien Barreaux, 20, told police he wanted to see his rival player "wiped out" after his character in the game Counter-Strike died in a virtual knife fight.

A court in Cambrai, northern France, heard how Barreaux plotted revenge for seven months after the online "killing" last November.


He then located the victim, named only as Mikhael, several miles from his home.

When the man answered the door, he plunged a kitchen knife into his chest, missing his heart by less than an inch, a police officer told the court.

He added: "Barreaux was arrested within the hour and told us he had wanted to see his rival wiped out for killing off his character."

Barreaux was jailed for two years for causing grievous bodily harm, and ordered to undergo psychiatric tests and anger management therapy.

Judge Alexiane Potel told him: "You are a menace to society. I am frankly terrified of the disproportionate reaction you could have if someone looked at you the wrong way in the street."

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PostTue Jun 01, 2010 8:47 pm » by E6722maj


talk about a sore loser. but having said that, i smashed my last 2 xboxes to pieces due to gaming 'frustration' :hell: :alien:
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PostTue Jun 01, 2010 9:18 pm » by Umbrex


i heard some dude in mexico beat up a kid pretty badly because he was corpsecamping the dudes girl friend for hours.

that made me giggle a little.

the guy here sounds pretty dysfunctional though.

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PostTue Jun 01, 2010 10:29 pm » by Flecktarn


some nation been playing call of duty to much and went to far (i think we know who im talking about)
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