The World, the Flesh and the Devil (1959)
Today (January 27-28th 2014) the largest ever single battle in video game history is taking place in EVE Online. At its height, over 2,000 players were at war.
The battle has raged for 16 hours straight.
It is still going.
So far over $330,000 real-life US dollars’ worth of in-game ships and equipment has been destroyed.