A man who died because of his game addiction is the most read article in the English edition of Chosun Ilbo today. Playing games for hours and he died. He must have had a weak heart. Back home, mahjong players can play up to three or four days straight without a nap. The images on the screen probably affected him as well.
A man in his 20s who had been playing computer games continuously for over 50 hours died of exhaustion on Friday.
Daegu police said Monday a 28-year-old man identified by his family name of Lee collapsed as he was playing computer games at an Internet café in Bokhyeon-dong, Buk-gu. A former colleague who was next to him at the time took him to hospital, but he was dead within three hours.
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