6 People Who Died Playing Video Games

Video games can be very addicting. Just one more level, one more achievement, one last item before dinner or sleep.

Four hours later, and you’re still staring blankly at the screen and any thoughts you once had about tending to your basic human needs are long since forgotten or pushed off indefinitely.
Here’s a list of people who died neglecting their real-life health bars for their video game equivalents.

1. Three-Day Gaming Binge Kills Taiwanese Man

Two Taiwanese men died from marathon gaming binges within three weeks of one another in 2015. Even worse, workers at the Internet cafe didn’t discover them were dead for hours. Authorities believe that cold temps and over-exhaustion were to blame.