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reply to post by ExNihiloRed
It's the same in Japan, but I think it's been going on for a little longer there. Suicide is very commonplace amongst those "addicted" to the internet. (And like you, I believe it's more about gaming than the actual internet.)
Thanks for the link, never knew it was going on in China too. I guess people are just trying to escape reality and end up burying their heads in a fantasy world. (I've been there, done that.)