A London man suffered a stabbing attack in which his newly purchased copy of Grand Theft Auto V was stolen.
BBC News quotes a Metropolitan Police spokeswoman as saying, “The victim had been shopping and was on his way home when he was hit with a brick. He was then stabbed and robbed.”
The 23-year-old was returning home from shopping when he was attacked in Colindale at 01:20 BST, police said.
The video game was officially launched at midnight.
The victim, who is in a stable condition in hospital, was also robbed of a watch and a mobile.
No-one has been arrested over the attack and police have appealed for information.
A Metropolitan Police spokeswoman said: “The victim had been shopping and was on his way home when he was hit with a brick.
“He was then stabbed and robbed.”