The Avengers video game project has seemed snakebit even from its earliest introduction, but I don't think anyone thought the latest DLC drop would result in personal information being streamed out to the world.
There are bugs and then there are BUGS...in Virtual Legality.
#Avengers #PlayAvengers #Doxxing
Discussed in this episode:
"Seeing the date and numbers on the screen is very jarring. How did they manage to screw this up?"
Reddit Thread - Play Avengers - June 22, 2021
"Uhhh can confirm Avengers is showing people’s IP addresses ON SCREEN..."
Tweet - June 22, 2021 - Paul Tassi
"We're aware of the issue where a floating string of text appears on the screen..."
Tweet - June 22, 2021 - Marvel's Avengers
"Warning: ‘Marvel’s Avengers’ Is Showing Your IP Address On Screen After New Patch"
Forbes - June 22, 2021
"SQUARE ENIX TERMS OF SERVICE"
Updated March 12, 2021
"U.S. Privacy Notice"
Updated August 5, 2020
"DATA BREACH RESPONSE: A GUIDE FOR BUSINESS"
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