Violence

05.05.16
Twitch user allegedly broadcasts assault on significant other
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Twitch user allegedly broadcasts assault on significant other

'Joedaddy505' has since had his Twitch account suspended and his social channels have been scrubbed clean.

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02.24.16
'Postal Redux' brings remastered mindless violence to Steam, PS4
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'Postal Redux' brings remastered mindless violence to Steam, PS4

Running With Scissors CEO Vince Desi isn't backing down from satirical mass murder.

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09.08.15
One of Japan's lovable store robots was drunkenly punted
09.08.15

One of Japan's lovable store robots was drunkenly punted

Pepper, Softbank's emotion-sensing robot, was kicked by a drunken 60-year-old in Japan.

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04.14.15
'Mortal Kombat X' and the comedy of violence
04.14.15

'Mortal Kombat X' and the comedy of violence

Mortal Kombat is synonymous with violence -- hell, it's baked into the franchise's name. But despi...

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03.02.15
ISIS threatens Twitter employees after account was blocked
03.02.15

ISIS threatens Twitter employees after account was blocked

Middle Eastern terror group ISIS has apparently threatened the lives of Twitter's employees, as we...

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10.30.14
London police raise privacy hackles with gang violence software
10.30.14

London police raise privacy hackles with gang violence software

London's Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) has completed a 20-week study in a bid to more accurate...

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10.22.14
Offended by the 'Hatred' trailer? You're a hypocrite (and that's a good thing)
10.22.14

Offended by the 'Hatred' trailer? You're a hypocrite (and that's a good thing)

This week, a game about a genocidal maniac was announced. There's a video trailer for the game tha...

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10.14.14
Gaming culture critic Sarkeesian cancels speech after school shooting threats (update)
10.14.14

Gaming culture critic Sarkeesian cancels speech after school shooting threats (update)

Following threats of extreme violence at Utah State University, feminist culture-critic Anita Sark...

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09.17.14
Turn in violent video games, get ice cream in California county
09.17.14

Turn in violent video games, get ice cream in California county

The District Attorney of Marin county, California, is hosting a buyback day for residents' toy guns...

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