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Woman jailed after 'killing' virtual husband

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by AesSedai, Oct 23, 2008.

  1. AesSedai

    AesSedai Guest

  2. Millie

    Millie Guest

    I think I'll stop playing Maple Story, lol
    :spider: (<omg aint he cute)
  3. Beefybone

    Beefybone Visitor

    May 26, 2008
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    She's being charged with hacking, not the murder of a game character.
  4. sounds like they both need lives.
  5. AesSedai

    AesSedai Guest

    It even seems like she was busted for hacking via social engineering which is a common form of 'hacking' other players' accounts, and one that the game developers cannot have much control over.
    I'd really like to see her use the 'but it is just a game' defense though.
    Where's my... ah there it is :popcorn:

    Cheating in multiplayer games = bad
  6. Old Wolf

    Old Wolf Seasoned Veteran
    Stratics Veteran Stratics Legend

    Oct 25, 2004
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    I gotta say, no one should ever be called a "hacker" because someone gave them their username/password and they used it... no matter what they used it for, or how long it had been since they gave it to them. For peats sake.