Originally posted by Petest205
Perhaps they've finally figured out Mario is a hardcore junkie who loves his mushrooms and '___' stars. They just wanna find out who his dealer is!
Originally posted by XelNaga
reply to post by yourmaker
highly unlikely...being a gamer myself, ive never wanted to fight in a war after playing any shooter based on war. if anything, it gave me a better idea of the horrors of war.
call of duty: world at war showed me ww2 in a way that hadnt been done since i saw saving private ryan.
battlefield 3 has shown me how incredibly f**ked modern warfare is.
anyone who cant distinguish these games from reality shouldnt be playing video games in the first place. video games arent training simulators. thats a poor argument and from the minds of scared parents and politicians looking for power.
ive never wanted to pummel someone to death after playing mortal kombat. ive never wanted to go on a high speed chase, running over people and flipping cars after playing grand theft auto. and ive never wanted to dawn power armor and fight aliens after playing halo or mass effect.
tasks the company with purchasing consoles from outside the US "in a manner that is likely to result in their containing significant and sensitive information from previous users
Originally posted by deckdel
US military wants to hack game consoles
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The US navy has just contracted a company called Obscure Technologies to buy up second-hand consoles and develop computer forensic tools for extracting data stored on the hard drives.
The contract, published earlier this week, tasks the company with purchasing consoles from outside the US "in a manner that is likely to result in their containing significant and sensitive information from previous users", then providing tools for extracting information along with any data it finds and a report on the methods used. Obscure Technologies apparently has experience in cracking video game hardwa
Originally posted by John_Rodger_Cornman
reply to post by W3RLIED2
This is madness.
They are hacking old video games consoles. Why? This is crazy.