10 May '11, 1am

Osama bin Laden's hideout has now been turned into a virtual battleground for online shooter game Counter-Strike

Osama bin Laden's hideout has now been turned into a virtual battleground for online shooter game Counter-Strike

Images of the Pakistani compound where Osama bin Laden made his final stand have been turned into a videogame battleground. -- PHOTO: INTERNET SAN FRANCISCO - IMAGES of the Pakistani compound where Osama bin Laden made his final stand have been turned into a videogame battleground. A software map named fy-abbottabad in reference to the city where a US military team killed the infamous Al-Qaeda leader in a May 2 raid was available on Monday as a setting for play in online computer shooter game Counter-Strike. The map program described as a creation by 'Fletch' had been downloaded more than 6,400 times from gamebanana.com website as of late Monday. The setting is a virtual version of the compound where Osama was shot dead in the raid by US Navy Seals, but does not feature interiors of buildings. Players battle it out on the grounds of the compound. Fletch dismissed some onli...

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