It took more than 24 hours for the world’s news organizations to learn of the death of North Korean leader Kim Jong Il.
But a video game saw it coming nine months ago.
Read more at Yahoo! Games
It’s hardly a secret that North Korean leader Kim Jong-il is a big fan of the entertainment industry, but who would have thought he was using parts of it to fund his government?
Police in South Korea have arrested a group of hackers accused of heading a team that attempted to set up a series of unmanned computers to play massively multiplayer games like “Lineage” and Samsung-owned “Dungeon and Fighter” nonstop. The goal? Gathering in-game points that are convertible to cash.
Read more at Variety’s Technotainment blog