Contact Us

Video Game Dispute Leads to a Real-Life Firebombing

Nintendo

What is it with online video games and players trying to not only kill each other in-game, but out of it as well? Recently a man was accused of stabbing and beating his neighbor because the neighbor asked the dude to chill out because he could hear him screaming in his apartment to other online players.

Three boys in New Jersey decided that just stabbing someone over a video game argument wasn’t psycho enough, so they firebombed the guy’s house instead. According to NJ.com, Matthew Debski, 20, and brothers, Michael Cavallo, 22, and Jonathan Cavallo, 18, have 21 charges against them, including aggravated assault, arson, trespassing and overall douchebaggery.

Their bail was initially $150,000 each, but Judge Dennis Nieves raised it to $250,000 each, and the entire bail amount must be posted before they can be let out of Middlesex County jail where they’ve been detained since Saturday. The three firebombed the home of the Bezerra family. Jeanne Bezerra believes it is because of an argument over an online video game and they’ve been getting harassed by the three boys for a while now.

Online game players are starting to go nuts! What’s next, someone plays for so long they die? Oh, wait…

NEXT: 10 Best Fighting Games Ever

More From 106.9 The Rock

Best of the Web

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://1069therock.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on KLUB 106.9 The Rock quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Register on KLUB 106.9 The Rock quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!