Excess of anything is bad, yes – even an excess of computer games. An 18-year old died after playing the Diablo-3, a popular online computer game, non-stop for 40-hours.
It seems the 18-year old of Taiwan had booked a private room in a cyber café in Tainan and had gone without any food for the two days
This has been reported in dailymail of dated 18th of July 2012.
The Diablo 3 is a game developed by the US firm of Activision Blizzard Inc.
Dearth, as per initial reports, was due to cardiovascular causes arising from occupying a sedentary position for long hours at a stretch.
There have been similar earlier instances of death of youngsters from overexposure to online computer games.
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