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31 Acceptable censorship?

Opinion 9 days ago Why are people so outraged about retailers pulling Grand Theft Auto V when the industry condones far more damaging censorship as a matter of routine?

22 Peter Moore calls out Twitter for permitting harassment

10 days ago EA exec calls bans "nonsense" after receiving repeated abuse from same user

Nintendo and Philips settle patent dispute

18 days ago Four lawsuits over two years finally put to bed

Sony settles over misleading Vita ads

25 days ago Early adopters of handheld to receive $25 cash or $50 voucher; FTC also goes after advertising firm for astroturfing Twitter campaign

5 CCP Games shuts down Vampire The Masquerade fan remake

26 days ago Confusion over IP rights brings a year-long effort to a close

Activision Blizzard settles buyout lawsuit

A month ago CoD and WoW publisher will receive $275 million

No Dragon Age: Inquisition for India as EA pulls RPG

A month ago Local obscenity laws to blame, says EA, but same-sex relationships not the problem

Former Snail Games USA exec alleges racism and unfair dismissal

A month ago David Runyan is suing CEO Shi Hai over a tumultuous year at the online developer

Ex-Oculus attorney launches new games law firm, investment company

A month ago Dan Offner, former general counsel for Oculus, now looking to provide early stage capital and law advice for game companies

3 Bungie exec swatted

A month ago Police respond to 911 call claiming an active hostage situation at developer's home

Glu Mobile sues Hothead over "rip off" Kill Shot

A month ago Lawsuit alleges that Deer Hunter 2014 was cloned, right down to its mistakes

TIGA calls for tax relief on UK exports

A month ago Gaming trade group wants government to drive growth by encouraging companies to sell abroad

EFF wants copyright exemption for abandoned games

A month ago Group asks US to allow circumventing authentication checks for online games after publishers turn servers off

23 Wu offers $11K for harassment conviction

A month ago Giant Spacekat dev also setting up legal fund for other victims

3 China to establish first ever IP court

A month ago Two more to follow by the end of the year as part of broader legal reform

Judge dismisses Noriega lawsuit over Call of Duty

A month ago Activision Blizzard rep calls it "a victory for works of art across the entertainment and publishing industries throughout the world"

Battlefield 4 class action suit suffers setback

A month ago Judge tells plaintiffs they can't claim securities fraud or recklessness leading up to shooter's rocky launch

17 UK proposes tougher sentences for online abuse

2 months ago Sentences for internet trolls could quadruple to two years under new measures

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64 Dirty Videos

2 months ago The appalling Shadow of Mordor contract signed by YouTubers is a real sign of games media corruption; will it be treated as such?

1 Nude videos of players uploaded to internet by Chinese mobile title

2 months ago Charades-style title posted video content without consent

Square Enix sues SNK Playmore

2 months ago Publisher fights back in copyright dispute over Neo Geo games featured in comic series

Bomb threat hoax strikes Gearbox HQ

2 months ago Randy Pitchford tweets all clear after Plano PD sends in bomb disposal robot [UPDATE: No evidence that Gearbox was target]

Appeals Court divided in Trip Hawkins tax case

2 months ago Panel of judges demands more evidence that EA founder went bankrupt to avoid millions in tax debt

2 Xbox Underground hackers plead guilty

2 months ago Stole $100m of data and IP from Microsoft and Activision

3 Activision, EA, Sega and more win in lip sync patent dispute

2 months ago "Meritless patent cases such as this stifle innovation"

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