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Player Spends $1,000,000 of Stolen Money on Game of War

MMOsite: "Arguably, Game of War is one of the largest mobile MMO games. This is in thanks to its rather popular Kate Upton advertising campaign, as well as its other…interesting use of sexually themed ads to drive traffic to the title. The popular title generates over one-million dollars a day in revenue – with paying players spending an average of $550 on the game in 2015.

However, one player went above and beyond that $550 statistic. Kevin Lee Co, a 45-year old man from California, United States pleaded guilty in federal court to embezzling 4.8 million dollars from his employer over a period of seven years. "

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SaveFerris1322d ago

That is a crazy amount to spend on a mobile game. But I hope he got his fill as I doubt that he'll get to play it much in prison.

INMATEofARKHAM1321d ago

So true... Lots of questionable actions with the stolen money... Season tickets to the San Francisco 49ers and the Sacramento Kings might be a bigger waste than his Game of War purchases. lol

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joab7771321d ago

Lol! Reminds me of a woman who did the same thing and spent the majority of it on scratch offs. Authorities were alerted to her odd spending habits.

SilverClock1321d ago

"players spending an average of $550 on the game in 2015."
What blows my mind is that that is the AVERAGE. Ffs no game is worth that much money.

Mrveryodd1321d ago (Edited 1321d ago )

Man this is a sickness.... Wtf
One million a day ... That's some serious cash for any game

SunnyZ1321d ago

WTF!?
It should not even be physically possible to spend a million bucks on a game...

SilverClock1321d ago

If he absolutely had to spend it on a game he should have spent it on a promising game on kickstarter or something.