He said: “We were talking about the game and they said it was ‘full of paedos.’ We talked about it and most said they had come across it. … [Read more...] about Children ‘targeted by online predators’ while playing Fortnite online
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In a bid to wean her off Fortnite, the couple limited their daughter's game play to one hour on weekdays and two hours on weekends, but she refused to follow the rules. “My husband saw her light on in the night and found her sitting on a urine-soaked cushion playing the game," Carol said. “I found her backside was red-raw. She was so hooked to the game she wouldn’t even go to the toilet.” … [Read more...] about ‘Fortnite’ Gaming Addict, 9, Sent to Rehab After She Wet Herself Rather Than Take Bathroom Breaks
Have an open and honest conversation with your child. CEOP says: 'It’s important to involve yourself in your child’s online life and a simple and effective way to this is by talking to them about their life online. Asking your child about how they play Fortnite and what they like about it is a great way to start a conversation. Our conversation starters can help you to have this conversation.' Play with them. 'It may seem daunting, but one of the best things that you can do is to engage with the gaming environment and begin to understand what makes Fortnite so attractive to young people, as well as giving yourself an idea of the reporting tools available within the game.' Know how to make a report. 'On Fortnite you can report players who are behaving inappropriately by using the in-game feedback tool located in the game Main Menu, you can also make a report by emailing the creators of Fortnite.' See what other people think of … [Read more...] about Mum reveals chilling moment she overheard ‘pervert grooming her son on Fortnite’
According to Sela and several others who subsequently visited the site, a man identifying himself as “Agent #3678” also appeared at the site, along with several signs warning users of “possible effects” of getting to close to the object. … [Read more...] about Fortnite’s Loot Llamas pop up in cities across Europe: What does it mean?