Video Game Law Blog

January 27, 2005

Talk about bad break-ups. A woman is facing criminal charges in Japan after deleting her ex-boyfriend's data on "Lineage", a popular online fantasy game. The woman wasn't too happy that her ex had broken up with her, so she illegally used his username and password to access his online account and wreak havoc. No word yet on who gets to keep the couple's online dog.    

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