8 Video Game Cheaters Who Were Punished in Epic Ways


It's said that cheaters never prosper, but we all know things don't always work out that way. Sometimes, the bad guy wins – except in the world of video games, where the hero (almost) always triumphs. Video game companies depend on keeping things fair to stay in business, so when some players decide to try and cheat the system to get an unfair in-game advantage over their fellow gamers, publishers and developers come down like Thor's hammer right on their heads, showing us once and for all that even virtual crime doesn't pay.