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Screenshot: BANDAI NAMCO Europe/YouTube The anonymity of the internet has always brought out the worst in people. For some reason, losers enjoy taking out their disappointment with their own miserable lives on others trying to enjoy some well-deserved free time. This latest example comes in the form of Elden Ring, as hackers have figured out a way to crash the games of unsuspecting players, trapping them in an endless death loop. As you likely know, Elden Ring—like other FromSoftware titles—is a multiplayer experience. That means people can join your game as you play, either because you summoned them, or because they’ve decided to invade your game. This is a normal part of the Elden Ring experience. However, what isn’t normal are players entering your game with the express purpose to make your save file unplayable. These hackers, viewed by their parents as mistakes, discovered a move in-game that somehow causes your game to crash on PC. If all this “hack” did was shut down your game, the controversy would likely end here: It’d be annoying to be sure, but not anything to really worry about. However, when you open the game again, your character will be stuck in an infinite falling loop, unable to restore from a Site of Grace. At this time, there’s no word from Elden Ring’s developers on how to fix the issue, or whether there’s a patch incoming to stop these assholes from exploiting a game-breaking vulnerability on people who just want to play a […]