The video game industry has not only provided virtual entertainment for decades, but has also written some of its greatest stories in the form of scandals, controversies and memorable events. Everything from entertaining and amusing to disgusting and repulsive, but also surprising.
The book starts in the 1970s and will cover up to 2023. Among other things, readers will learn:
What's up with the PS5 porn slip at Sony
Why over 700 Japanese kids needed medical attention after watching a Pokémon episode
Why several streamers were injured at TwitchCon 2022, some seriously
Why excitement adorned the games industry as early as 1971
Why a game accidentally shipped with pornographic content
Why an awakened dragon caused trouble in Everquest
How a typo ruined an entire game
Which PR failures caused the most excitement
When even well-known editorial offices publish plagiarism
Why this bullet point needs to be censored **********
Why a teacher was fired for Fortnite
And why everything isn't always sunshine and rainbows behind the scenes of video games.
Among other things, you can look at topics such as Call of Duty, Nintendo, Fortnite, Cyberpunk 2077, Fallout, PlayStation, Microsoft, FIFA, Blizzard, Audi, Rockstar, GTA 6, Electronic Arts, New World, War Thunder, Apple, Epic Games, Resident Evil, Mass Effect, Tomb Raider, Eve Online, Pokémon, Halo, God of War, Half-Life 2, DOOM, Retro and more.
The book "Gaming Scandals - The greatest excitement and controversy surrounding video games" is part of the Gaming Nonsense book series.
Gaming-Skandale - Die größten Aufreger und Kontroversen rund um Videospiele
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