Michael Jackson: How gamers mourn for the King of Pop
The death of Michael Jackson has affected almost anyone by some means or other. PC Games Hardware takes a look at the creative ways gamers express their grief.
On June 25, 2009 Michael Jackson - the King of Pop - died in Los Angeles. When the first news and media reports showed up on the Internet and got spread around, big sites like Google, Wikipedia and Twitter suffered from slowdowns caused by the masses of people looking for information.
Even today the World Wide Web is full of news dealing with Michael Jackson's death and possible causes of his passing. Reams of people are mourning and some have rather creative ways of expressing their sorrow. Since there had also been some video games featuring the star, it is no surprise that some gamers have created their own tributes.
Besides videos of games that are combined with some of Michael Jackson's greatest hits, there are also modifications or skins that integrate the King of Pop into popular titles. Below the videos you can find some pictures of different tributes to Michael Jackson.