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YouTuber’s Lifetime Fortnite Ban Opens Conversation About Fair Punishments For Cheating

Jarvis Khattri, a YouTube content creator for the esports organization FaZe Clan, received a lifetime ban from Fortnite earlier this week after releasing a video of him cheating in the mega-popular battle royale shooter. This has since given way to discussion about the severity of the punishment and whether content…Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

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Zedd says he’s banned from China for liking a South Park tweet

Zedd reported this week that the Chinese embassy has banned him from entering and thereby performing in the country, noting his liking of a South Park tweet as the source of the controversy. The hit Comedy Central animated cartoon and cultural satire phenomenon was recently placed in hot water with the Chinese government after the […]

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In nationwide first, Michigan to ban flavored e-cigarettes

In a government attempt to combat underage vaping, Michigan will become the first state to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarette products. A statement released Wednesday from Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer cites statistics linking the use of e-cigarettes amongst youth to the considerable dangers of the popular vaping products that have emerged nationwide in the […]

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In nationwide first, Michigan to ban flavored e-cigarettes

In a government attempt to combat underage vaping, Michigan will become the first state to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarette products. A statement released Wednesday from Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer cites statistics linking the use of e-cigarettes amongst youth to the considerable dangers of the popular vaping products that have emerged nationwide in the […]

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In nationwide first, Michigan to ban flavored e-cigarettes

In a government attempt to combat underage vaping, Michigan will become the first state to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarette products. A statement released Wednesday from Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer cites statistics linking the use of e-cigarettes amongst youth to the considerable dangers of the popular vaping products that have emerged nationwide in the […]

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In nationwide first, Michigan to ban flavored e-cigarettes

In a government attempt to combat underage vaping, Michigan will become the first state to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarette products. A statement released Wednesday from Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer cites statistics linking the use of e-cigarettes amongst youth to the considerable dangers of the popular vaping products that have emerged nationwide in the […]

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In nationwide first, Michigan to ban flavored e-cigarettes

In a government attempt to combat underage vaping, Michigan will become the first state to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarette products. A statement released Wednesday from Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer cites statistics linking the use of e-cigarettes amongst youth to the considerable dangers of the popular vaping products that have emerged nationwide in the […]

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In nationwide first, Michigan to ban flavored e-cigarettes

In a government attempt to combat underage vaping, Michigan will become the first state to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarette products. A statement released Wednesday from Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer cites statistics linking the use of e-cigarettes amongst youth to the considerable dangers of the popular vaping products that have emerged nationwide in the […]

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Ubisoft Will Ban Players Who Crashed Rainbow Six Siege Matches By Spamming Chat Symbols

Ubisoft just fixed an exploit that was allowing Rainbow Six Siege players to force their opponents to lag by filling up the game’s chat window with random symbols. Players who abused it to get an advantage in the competitive shooter will be temporarily banned.Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

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Live Nation to eliminate single-use plastic at five major UK festivals

By 2021, single-use plastic will be a thing of the past for Download, Latitude, Leeds, Reading, and Wireless festivals, according to organizer Live Nation. The event promotion giant recently announced that it would phase out single-use plastics at the five UK-based events, in a long-term plan to make Live Nation events more environmentally sustainable. Single-use […]

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Fallout 76 Players Accidentally Glitch Into An Unopened Vault

Over the weekend, a group of Fallout 76 players encountered a glitch that transported them inside the otherwise inaccessible Vault 63, one of the three locked vaults scattered throughout the game’s world. They didn’t find much inside, but took pictures anyway before reaching out to Bethesda Support to explain what…Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

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Top Smash Player Gets Temporary Twitch Ban For Drinking Too Much On Stream

Joseph “Mango” Marquez, one of the “five gods” of Super Smash Bros. Melee, is on an unpaid vacation this week after Twitch banned his channel for allegedly drinking too much during a weekend stream and passing out.Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

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Blizzard Is Now Monitoring YouTube For Toxic Overwatch Players

Overwatch, a team-based shooter about working together, isn’t always the friendliest of places. From random quitters to that one guy who won’t stop calling me a cuck, players often find ways to be toxic. To combat the issue, Blizzard is now banning players misbehaving on social media.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Overwatch Pro’s Mid-Match Suspension Sparks Debate Over False Reporting

Félix “xQc” Lengyel was playing a competitive Overwatch match last night when suddenly, he was booted from the game and informed his account had been banned or suspended—an action that’s sparked a debate over witch hunting and false reporting.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Blizzard Bans A Ton Of World of Warcraft Botters

Last night Blizzard brought the banhammer down on botters and scripters in World of Warcraft, passing out six- to eighteen-month suspensions for players caught using a number of popular third-party programs. Watching the programs’ forums fill up with ban reports is a hell of a thing.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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