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Square Enix Europe's Twitter Account Was Hacked

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Today, it appears Square Enix Europe found itself the victim of a Twitter hack.

The account’s bio was changed to #cyberwolfgang, and it began tweeting out messages such as this: 

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Just Cause’s official account was also hacked, it seems.

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Which is, of course, published by Square Enix.

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After tweeting for nearly thirty minutes, the Square Enix Europe Twitter account was apparently locked. That’s according to the hacked Just Cause account:

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Kotaku reached out to Square Enix for comment, but did not hear back prior to publication.

Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored six books, including most recently, The Japanese Sake Bible.

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Amiya Terrea

wow... twelve year old alert!