Son finds dead father’s ‘ghost’ in Xbox racing game

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He lost his dad when he was only six years old.

Now, 10 years later, he’s sharing a touching story about being able to play against his dad’s “ghost” in a video game.

According to AOL, YouTube user 00WARTHERAPY00 posted his story under a PBS video called “Can Video Games Be a Spiritual Experience.”

In it, he said his dad bought him an Xbox at the age of 4. They would play a racing game, Rally Sports Challenge, as he grew up.

When his dad died, the son put away the Xbox. Ten years later, the son pulled it out and started to play.

“And once I started meddling around…i found a GHOST,” 00WARTHERAPY00 said in his post.

He realized the top score recorded by the game belonged to his dad. Now, as long as that top score isn’t beaten, the son can continue to play against his dad’s video character.

He wrote in his post: “And so i played and played, and played, until i was almost able to beat the ghost. until one day i got ahead of it, i surpassed it, and…~i stopped right in front of the finish line, just to ensure i wouldnt delete it. Bliss.”

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