The majority of comments condemn the acts, saying that the game is “stupid” and “idiotic”.
One parent shared a picture of one of the burns, writing: “In this edition of stupid things 6th graders talk each other into The Eraser Challenge.
“The result: “Permanent scars. This made me very sad, but satisfied as the boy told me how badly his arm hurt many days later and how he would never try anything like that again.”
Social media trends seem to be on the rise, with a disturbing Snapchat bullying game also hitting the headlines recently.
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