Top 5 Gaming Related Murders. These are the most shocking real life murders related to gaming that we could find. These video games got way out of hand and resulted in murder…
5. Qiu Chengwei
Qiu Chengwei lent his Dragon Sabre to his friend Zhu Caoyuan for the online game 'Legend of Mir 3'. Zhu went on to sell the Dragon Sabre for 7,200 Yuan ($675). After attempts to take the dispute to the police failed because there is currently no law in China to protect virtual property Qiu stabbed his friend with a very real knife, killing him…
4. Devin Moore
There is little doubt that Devin Moore’s cop-killing spree and subsequent theft of a police cruiser were inspired by the ultraviolent video game series Grand Theft Auto. Moore took one gun from an officer, shot three others with it, and fled the station in a police cruiser. Moore was a obsessed with the GTA series of video games, and, once captured, he told police "Life's like a video game. You've got to die sometime."
3. Darisabel Baez
Darisabel Baez, the 2-year-old daughter of 19-year-old Neida E. Baez, was beaten to death with a video game controller by Neida’s then boyfriend, Harve L. Johnson, in April of last year. Bizarrely, the girl was brought to her mother unconscious and soaking wet because Howard had tried to revive her in the bathtub. He refused to tell police his reason for beating the girl.
2. Tyrone Spellman
Tyrone Spellman, 27, played long hours on his Xbox. So, when his 17-month-old daughter pulled on some cords and tipped the Xbox to the ground, breaking it, he become completely enraged. He struck her with such force that it “cracked her skull several times.” The autopsy, too, revealed a broken arm that was at least two weeks old which social workers had failed to identify previously.
1. Daniel Petric
After his mother and father took Halo 3 away from him, Daniel Petric, 17, unlocked the safe in which they’d hidden it. Also in the safe was a 9mm pistol. He then took the game and the pistol to his parent’s room, asked them to close their eyes because he had a surprise for them, and shot them both in the head. The father survived with critical injuries, but his mother died instantly.