Guitar Heroes Bring Down the Lightning

Storm shocks videogame rockers :

During a thunderstorm Thursday, a lightning strike knocked two Thistle Lane residents to the floor while they were playing the videogame "Guitar Hero II" for PlayStation 2.

Ben and Chris Bergin, ages 19 and 14, respectively, were jamming to "Message in a Bottle" by the Police on their guitar controllers when a bolt of lighting touched down near the house, and the charge found its way into the house's wiring.

"I actually looked over at my brother because I thought he hit me in the chest with something," Chris Bergin said.

The boys were not injured in the incident, though both controllers are completely fried.

Read Full Story >>
Oculus Quest Giveaway! Click Here to Enter
The story is too old to be commented.
bouncybullet4745d ago

thank jeezus for the wireless axe on the way!

Saint Sony4745d ago

Now that's some STARPOWER!