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Computer game resulted in the deaths of five teenagers

November 24 2008

A fight between fans of computer games took place yesterday in the Internet bar in the Chinese metropolis of Chongqing. As a result of the incident killed five teenagers and injuring two others.

A group of teenagers start to fight over a computer game. The quarrel grew from virtual to real: gamers have to argue their position with knives and pieces of reinforcement. All the dead bodies - young men aged about 20 years. Brawl sparked a new wave in China talk about teenage "gaming addiction," according to RIA Novosti .

Excessive virtual world often leads to problems in real life. Thus, according to published in early November, according to the Beijing Public Security Bureau, 76% of crime among teenagers in some degree motivated by an addiction to online games. By 2008, China had registered more than 40 million users of online games.

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