[ x ] remove ads and scale site to 1080p+
[ x ] remove the ads & get mobile premium
pay whatever you want to upgrade
 
 

Man arrested for making death threats against Nintendo

10:00 PM on 11.21.2013  ·  Abel Girmay
0

Fanboys, fanboys, what ya gonna do, what ya gonna do, when the come for you

Police in Japan's Akita Prefecture have arrested an unnamed man who reportedly made numerous threats against Nintendo, his latest being death threats against two Nintendo executives.

The two executives who were targeted will remain unnamed, but previous threats include detailed bomb threats, such as this little note that reads: "I'd planted bombs at Nintendo headquarters, tomorrow afternoon they're going to blow up, Nintendo go bankrupt."

The messages were apparently sent back in May through Nintendo's online inquiry page, and were traced back to the man's home IP address. Shortly upon being taken into police custody, the would-be killer readily admitted to his actions. Nintendo received similar threats back in September, and police are further investigating if there is a connection.

Man arrested for allegedly threatening to kill Nintendo Execs [Kotaku]

 
 

Enlighten an uninformed cougar: FacebookTwitterRedditEmail
 

#News #Nintendo
 
 
 
[x] advertisement
 
 


Abel GirmayContributor // Profile & Disclosures
Fronts256Blogs 1Following0Followers8

Born and raised in Oakland, CA. Avid fan of FPS, RPGs, and Little Caesars Pizza.  more
Trending on Destructoid:

 
 


Dtoid is fighting adblockalypse without native ad article bullsh* thanks to Huge Members. Please give them sex or donuts:

molamolacolacake
molamolacolacake


Since 8:24 AM on 12.17.2011

Adam McDonald
Adam McDonald


Since 3:24 AM on 11.13.2011

Chad Josey
Chad Josey


Since 6:55 PM on 03.08.2016

User Avatar
nWfaith


Since 3:00 PM on 08.04.2010

 

Please login (or) make a quick account (free)
to view and post comments.





Three day old threads are only visible to verified humans - this helps our small community management team stay on top of spam

Sorry for the extra step!