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FIFA Ultimate Team, one of the systems supposedly regulated under the Belgium loot box law that apparently isn't being enforced

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A new report has claimed that Belgium's loot box law is not being properly enforced, and that it is therefore completely ineffective.

Tomb Raider Screenshot, Tomb Raider Script Leaks

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Crystal Dynamics issues DMCA Notices to Patreon and Podcast Series owners at Sacred Symbols after Tomb Raider script leaks had been posted on Patreon.

Several League of Legends characters representing Riot Games

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A judge has approved a $100 million settlement in an ongoing Riot Games gender discrimination lawsuit that originally started in 2018.

A shot of the games page on W3itch.io, a Web3 platform that stole code from Itch.io

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A Web3 platform called W3itch.io has stolen code from Itch.io and games from RPGMaker.net, prompting community and creator outcry.

The Activision Blizzard logo over an image of the company's franchises

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A new internal Activision investigation report has concluded that there is "no widespread harassment" at the company despite allegations to the

The Apple logo overlaid on games available on cloud gaming service Geforce Now

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The UK competition watchdog has declared that Apple's policy regarding cloud gaming apps on its App Store is anticompetitive.

Fortnite Token Token Epic Games Store Tim Sweeney cover

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Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney has called Fortnite Token a "scam," and that there isn't any officially-sanctioned Fortnite cryptocurrency on the market.

Activision Blizzard Threatened Staff US Labor Officials Header Image

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Activision Blizzard allegedly threatened staff and enforced a social media policy that conflicted with workers' rights according to a new report.

A group of Troubleshooters in Paranoia: Happiness is Mandatory

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Ever wonder what happened to Paranoia: Happiness is Mandatory? New legal documents could shed some light on that particular situation.

Activision Blizzard Shareholder Sues Microsoft Acquisition header image

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An Activision Blizzard shareholder is suing over alleged SEC Violations in documents submitted as part of its future acquisition by Microsoft.

Master Chief and Weapon in Halo Infinite

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Halo composers Marty O'Donnell and Mike Salvatori are suing Microsoft over unpaid royalties, and they're also looking to block the upcoming Halo

Resident Evil 4 Copyright Lawsuit cover

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A Resident Evil 4 copyright lawsuit between Capcom and photographer Judy A. Juracek has been "amicably resolved" after less than a year.

A Fortnite player staring at a tornado (representing Epic vs Apple)

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35 US states have come out in favor of Epic in the ongoing Epic vs Apple antitrust suit, claiming a judge's ruling in favor of Apple was faulty.

Two guards marching with spears in Myth of Empires

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Did you want to see Myth of Empires back on sale after its DMCA woes? Well, thanks to a new proprietary launcher, you'll soon be able to buy it again.

PUBG sues Garena Free Fire cover

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PUBG publisher Krafton has sued Garena over its Battle Royale game Free Fire along with Google, Apple, and YouTube due to alleged IP infringement.

V battling a gang member in Cyberpunk 2077

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CD Projekt has entered talks with investors who were suing the studio over the unsatisfactory launch of beleaguered RPG Cyberpunk 2077.

Nintendo's Bowser, a completely different person from Gary Bowser.

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Canadian Hacker Gary Bowser, who was charged last October for video game piracy, has been charged an additional $10 million fine to settle the

A variety of characters from Activision Blizzard (and subsidiary King)

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Activision Blizzard has filed an application to halt the DFEH lawsuit against it due to a conflict of interest between the DFEH and EECO.

The Activision Blizzard logo in front of some of the companies' biggest franchises

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Activision Blizzard has reached a settlement with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the terms of which include an $18 million victims'

Fortnite iOS Epic Games Apple App Store cover

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Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney estimates that it could take as long as 5 years for the Fortnite iOS version to return to the Apple App Store.

The headquarters of Activision Blizzard.

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Activision Blizzard has released an update on its efforts to improve the company's work culture, as well as a recent subpoena from the SEC.

Gameplay from GTA Vice City, a game by Rockstar and Take-Two.

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Take-Two has filed a lawsuit against the team behind Re3, a reverse engineering project working on the code for GTA 3 and Vice City.

Some of the characters in Epic Games' Fortnite

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A new South Korea law forces Google and Apple to allow developers to implement alternative payment methods in their apps.

The Activision Blizzard logo.

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The State of California has expanded its lawsuit against Activision Blizzard and claims the company's HR department has interfered with the

A group of Activision Blizzard-owned characters

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The State of California has sued Activision Blizzard for sexual harassment, citing an internal work culture rife with harassment and discrimination.

A shot of the Ubisoft game Watch Dogs Legion

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The French union Solidaires Informatique has formally launched a complaint against Ubisoft and several of its key execs, including CEO Yves Guillemot.

A snapshot of Reiner Knizia with the boxes of games he helped make

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Acclaimed board game designer Reiner Knizia has pulled the sale of his games from Grail Games, citing breaches of contract.

A banner image for upcoming collection Medabots Classics Plus

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An upcoming Switch collection of Game Boy Medabots games appears to illegally use code from the mGBA Game Boy Advance emulator.

The Steam logo against a background of the storefront

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Humble Bundle creator Wolfire Games has accused Valve of controlling game prices on non-Steam stores, as part of an explanation of why it's suing

The PlayStation Store logo against a blue background

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Sony is being sued for restricting purchases of digital games to the PlayStation Store, with gamers claiming this represents an unlawful monopoly.

Diablo, a dog (not a Lord of Terror) in the middle of a legal dispute between Blizzard and Fox

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Blizzard has filed a notice of opposition over Fox due to trademarks for a dog named Diablo in their upcoming animated series HouseBroken.

The Valve Steam logo against a backdrop of games available on the service

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Original Humble Bundle creator Wolffire Games is bringing an anti-trust lawsuit against Valve, claiming a monopoly as well as excessive commission

Mara

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Creator of post-apocalyptic and military-inspired images and stories has filed an infringement suit against the publishers of the video game

RuneScape, Jagex's primary product

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RuneScape developer Jagex has found itself in the middle of a legal quagmire regarding ownership rights, with several companies currently involved.

Devil Engine

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[Update 1/12/21 - 11:10 AM] TechRaptor has been given a statement clarifying some errors that we made while researching the article. Here it is:

A shot of Night City from Cyberpunk 2077, CD Projekt Red's latest game.

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Cyberpunk 2077 has had a very rocky launch, but the troubles of developer and publisher CD Projekt Red aren't over yet.

Duke Nukem 3D

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While Duke Nukem hasn't had a great life over the past decade in the realm of gaming, he's become quite acquainted with the legal system, as another

A penguin explores a 3D world in Worlds Chat

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3D virtual chat app maker Worlds Inc is suing Microsoft and Minecraft for patent infringement.

Someone removing or attaching a Joy-Con from or to the Nintendo Switch

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The Nintendo Switch Joy-Con drift saga continues.

Monster Trademark Case

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Ever since it was revealed, everyone has wondering what caused Ubisoft to the name change of Gods and Monsters to Immortals: Fenyx Rising.

Court Judge Epic v Apple

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High stakes legal action continues in the Epic lawsuit against Apple Games, as the court has made its first decision on the matter, albeit an early

Court Room

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The legal action between Epic and Apple continues to heat up, as Microsoft has now weighed in on the latest proceedings with a letter of support with

Supercell loot box lawsuit cover

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A class-action lawsuit has been undertaken targeting the loot boxes in Brawl Stars and Clash Royale; this Supercell loot box lawsuit claims that the

Three characters from Epic Games' Fortnite, which has been removed from the Google Play Store

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Epic Games is suing Google over the removal of Fortnite from Android's Play Store.

Duke Nukem Header

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Gearbox and 3D Realms are at it again, with a lawsuit over the Duke Nukem franchise. This time around Gearbox is suing 3D realms with the accusation

A shot of Super Mario Bros, speedruns of which Guinness has been accidentally claiming

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If you've got a Super Mario Bros. speedrun posted up on YouTube, you may want to go check on it.

Club Penguin fan server CPOnline cover

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A Club Penguin fan server has been shut down after receiving a DMCA from Disney.

Fallen Donkey Kong "champion" Billy Mitchell

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Billy Mitchell's parade of litigation continues.