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Huawei Under Investigation by Department of Justice For Violating Sanctions

By Charles Singletary, Apr 25, 2018 9:20am PDT

Unnamed sources reveal that a criminal investigation has begun, adding to the ongoing US vs China saga.


Epic Games Will See Fortnite Cheat Software Creators in Court

By Charles Singletary, Oct 13, 2017 9:15am PDT

Previous statements from Epic weren't just threats, it seems.


"It's nice to see them being so aggressive against cheating, since that's the one major drawback ..."

- lefthighkick see all 3 comments

Psychic Readers Network Foresees Financial Ruin for Rockstar, Files GTA: Vice City Suit

By John Keefer, Aug 02, 2017 1:30pm PDT

Apparently, the Miss Cleo-like character voiced by the Miss Cleo actress was too much like the 'psychic' Miss Cleo for the network's liking.


"lol nevermind anyway. I guess they always had for entertainment purposes only so PRN never tried ..."

- cap n KRUNCH see all 14 comments

Singer Dion: 'The Wanderer' Fallout 4 TV Ads Are 'Repugnant'

By John Keefer, Jul 07, 2017 2:00pm PDT

A suit has been filed against ZeniMax over the excessive violence in the ad.


"The storm had now definitely abated, and what thunder there was now grumbled over more distant ..."

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ZeniMax Wants Another $500 Million From Oculus, Or 20% Of Rift Sales for 10 Years

By John Keefer, Jun 22, 2017 9:00am PDT

The two combatants are back in court over another facet of the case involving John Carmack's move to Oculus.


"He wanted the best of both worlds and there's no way this was just a mistake. All the money ..."

- doomed see all 12 comments

How a Supreme Court Ruling on Ink Could Impact Digital Games

By Steve Watts, Jun 02, 2017 8:30am PDT

A ruling this week on resales of printer cartridges could signal an important step toward changing your legal rights regarding the things you buy.


"It is also going to make things a mess for hacking/botting/scripting etc. Digital service, not a ..."

- TraptNSuit see all 6 comments

Former Employee Sues UploadVR for Wrongful Termination and Sexual Harassment

By David Craddock, May 22, 2017 12:00pm PDT

Defendants in the suit include current CEO Taylor Freeman as well as co-founder Will Mason.


China Hates Blind Loot Boxes, Rules They Should Be Itemized

By John Keefer, Apr 20, 2017 6:05pm PDT

A new law requires online publishers to list all possibilities, possible quantity and probablility of drops in a box.


"I wonder if Blizzard is going to keep its drop rates the same in China, or change them slightly ..."

- SporkyReeve see all 15 comments

Inflatable Mario Spurs Game Store Feud With City, Free Speech Suit

By John Keefer, Apr 11, 2017 3:40pm PDT

A Florida city apparently didn't like the oversized Italian plumber in front of the shop and threatened fines if it wasn't removed.


"It's pretty weak if he's allowed holiday-themed inflatables though... sounds like people ..."

- darthfusion see all 5 comments

Oculus Won't Stay Down, Seeks New Trial in $500 Million Zenimax Case

By John Keefer, Apr 11, 2017 2:05pm PDT

Warning: Legal terms like 'spoliation testimony' and 'adverse inference instruction' are used.


Blizzard Wins $8.6 Million in Case Against Cheat Maker Bossland

By John Keefer, Apr 05, 2017 8:50am PDT

The German company plans to keep fighting in court via appeals.


FIFA YouTubers plead guilty to gambling charges

By David Craddock, Feb 06, 2017 2:25pm PST

The gaming website where the business partners let users gamble on real games has been shut down.


ZeniMax Wanted 15% of Oculus for Carmack's Contributions

By Jason Faulkner, Jan 20, 2017 9:20am PST

Continuing revelations during ZeniMax vs. Oculus court battle reveal more about the relationship between the two companies.


"Zuck is a weird dude, but he puts his money where is mouth is. Dude believes in VR. "

- DialDforDan see all 7 comments

Luckey, Iribe take the stand in Oculus-Zenimax case

By John Keefer, Jan 19, 2017 8:18am PST

Judge has to intercede when exchanges between Luckey and Zenimax lawyer become heated.


"Well I think they're saying he was doing some of that shit while he worked for id still. Of ..."

- Schnapple see all 16 comments

Carmack in Oculus court case: 'I am not a Mac user unless under duress'

By John Keefer, Jan 16, 2017 12:55pm PST

Former id programming legend was on the stand to testify for VR company in the ZeniMax lawsuit.


"I remember seeing a dude showing off this beast machine running OS2/warp by starting 14 ..."

- spazzium see all 14 comments