Call of Duty Warzone: Suspicious Behavior Leads to Player Getting Accused of Cheating and Getting Banned

Published 07/22/2021, 12:33 PM EDT


The prevalence of cheating in Call of Duty Warzone is nothing unknown, and many players have cited that as the reason behind their leaving the game. Not only is cheating problematic on a fundamental level, when it happens during a paid tournament, it becomes a major issue. Recently, VAFundedDad, of KARNAGE Clan, was caught using hacks in a paid tournament and was promptly banned. There was also very suspicious behavior on VAFundedDad’s part.

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Everyone involved, as well as VAFundedDad’s viewers, was definitely right to be upset with the incident. The tournament he was caught cheating in was a $5000 tournament. And he was seen making suspicious movements with his mouse. There are clips on Twitter that support the claim that he was cheating. What’s more is that his change in demeanor gave him away.

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Upon being asked to prove he was not cheating, he refused to open up the task manager and show his viewers they were wrong. At one point, he was yelling at chat, “Bro, what the f**k do you want from my task manager.” There were also disruptions, in the sense that there were times the stream wasn’t on. And the combination of all of these things has led people to believe he truly was cheating.

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He has tried to defend himself, but not to much avail. During the tournament, he was kicked out. And there seems to be very little dispute regarding the matter with the general consensus being he did cheat. That said, some people feel that mistakes happen, and these people are ready to forgive him, while some other people are still very sour about the whole incident.

The devs need to get busy before things get out of hand.

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An eSports writer at EssentiallySports, Soumyadyuti Ghosh is pursuing a bachelor's degree in Business Management. Before becoming an eSports writer for EssentiallySports, he worked as a freelance content writer, editor, and proofreader and primarily worked on projects revolving around insurance, travel, and gadgets. An unquenchable thirst to learn about all things eSports, a rather unhealthy obsession with playing video games, and an almost encyclopedic knowledge of the gaming industry make him a video game aficionado.

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