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Randy Pitchford lawsuit ends with a whimper and a handshake

For nearly the entirety of 2019, Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford has been embroiled in a messy legal battle. Pitchford and former Gearbox attorney Wade Callender (who were childhood friends) sued and countersued each other. Pitchford alleged th...

 
 
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Former MachineGames developers open new studio Bad Yolk

Two former developers from MachineGames - who have previously lent their talents to the modern DOOM and Wolfenstein series - have announced the formation of a new game studio. Bad Yolk, which is situated in Sweden, hopes to create high-qual...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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EA has stopped selling FIFA loot boxes in Belgium

Last year, the Netherlands declared that loot boxes in video games were a form of gambling. Any product containing them would be prohibited from sale without a proper license. Seemingly ready for a court battle, EA went about continuing to ...

 
 
 
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Japan bans graymarket key reselling

Japan is cracking down on unauthorized key reselling, a practice that's usually differentiated from common theft by nothing more than technicalities and semantics. In revising its Unfair Competition Protection Act, Japan has outlawed three ...

 
 
 
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Norway is taking Nintendo to court over an eShop policy

The German Consumer Protection Authority (VZBV) will be taking legal action against Nintendo for its harsh eShop "no refund" policy. Currently, users that buy items from the Nintendo eShop will not be able to request a refund for any reason...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Nintendo issues lawsuits to several ROM websites

Nintendo has recently filed lawsuits against two popular ROM websites. LoveRETRO and LoveROMs are under legal pressure to remove all Nintendo titles from its servers and pay statutory damages of around $150,000 per Nintendo title along with...

 
 
 
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Konami nearly let a PC remake of PT slip through

We nearly got PT on PC. At the eleventh hour, Konami swooped in and canned it. C'est la vie. Qimsar, a 17-year-old student, had been working on a "100 percent playable and 100 percent game accurate" remake of PT. He almost finished. Ju...

 
 




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Churros89

This game is an incredibly unrealistic power Also I really dig the art

 
Electric Reaper

This does not bode well for the USAs

 
Zeke Daminara

Played a 3 hour game of Rimworld that had a bunch of highs and plenty of Everyone died but I fired an orbital lazor so thats

 
sp testure

Went on a galaxy portal expedition today and picked up this little Tomorrow Ill upgrade the crap out of her and think of a proper S38+T12 Fighter ;)

 
Drew Stuart

How we doin gamers? Who else has played way too much Pokemon this Fuckin me, for

 
Neronium

This ball of fluff is preventing me from getting to my computer Stepping over him causes him to attack my feet and his claws are D:

 
triggerpigking

Giga Mermaid working out, well struggling to work out to ring fit Patreon commission for GM Whos heres played Ring fit? im really curious to try

 
TheBlondeBass

Felt cute, might delete Its been a hectic week or so (which completely ruined my NaNoWriMo streak, RIP) but Im glad things are finally back to normal! Now that I have some free time and caught some sleep AMA?

 
mullon

Im all burnt out on getting all the achievements for American Truck I was sitting here with this headache driving across Oregon to get a thing to take it to California that I dont know for sure will help, and I realized this is terribly

 
Goemar

They ruined Wailord huh?

 
 

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