“Zhoo promised to return all the cash but an angry Qiu lost emotional control and attacked Zhoo at the kitchen, stabbing him in the chest and killing him.”
A dispute between two Chinese players of the Dota2 game transformed into murder.
Qiu, who had several Arcana in Dota2 and had lent account to his friend, Zhoo, who then sold the items with total of $550 without agreement from his friend. Qiu took aggressive revenge by stabbing Zhoo in the chest and killing him.
This incident creates a dilemma in China where no law exists for the ownership of virtual items.
Arcana items are among the rarest items in Dota 2. They come with extensive customization such as particle effects, animations, icons, sounds.