Some couples are throwing in the towel when it comes to saving their marriage, and many are blaming a video game for the split.
Since January 2018, a total 200 divorce petitions blaming Fortnite for the split were received by UK-based website Divorce Online.
That number equals about 5 percent of the 4,665 petitions handled since the beginning of this year, according to a Divorce Online spokesperson.
“It is no surprise to us that more and more people are having relationship problems because of our digital addictions,” the spokesperson added in a statement.
In its latest revision to a disease classification manual, the United Nations health agency said that compulsively playing video games now qualifies as a mental health condition
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