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Fan turns to the crowd for Pokemon PAX party settlement

The Pokemon Company wants $4,000 to drop the lawsuit over a cancelled fan party at PAX Prime

By Matthew Handrahan

Black Forest Games loses Diesel trademark dispute

"This decision has caught us with our pants down"

By Rachel Weber

Wizards of the Coast settles Hex lawsuit

Reaches agreement with Cryptozoic and Hex over similarities with Magic: The Gathering

By Matthew Handrahan

Voice actors union voting on strike action

SAG-AFTRA at "a crossroads" following stalled negotiations with game companies

By Matthew Handrahan

Andrew House: the PS4 is struggling against censorship in China

"I don't think it has been a kind of a rocket launch start"

By Dan Pearson

Machine Zone resolves trade secrets lawsuit with Kabam

Legal tussle returns to its former state: a heated conversation at a cocktail party

By Matthew Handrahan

Arbitrator settles in favour of Marty O'Donnell in Bungie case

Documents reveal extent of schism between composer and former colleagues

By Dan Pearson

FTC slaps Machinima for deceptive Xbox One ad campaign

Regulator warns against paying YouTubers to promote products without disclosure

By Brendan Sinclair

Users of Lizard Squad's DDoS attack tool arrested in UK

National Crime Agency says six people targeted over Lizard Stresser software

By Rachel Weber

Square Enix, SNK settle legal dispute

Dueling complaints over Neo Geo games featured in High Score Girl manga series dropped

By Brendan Sinclair

Another day, another trade secrets leak for Machine Zone

Disgruntled employee Jing Zeng stole data to negotiate a severance package

By Matthew Handrahan

Machine Zone sues Kabam over trade secrets

UPDATE: Statement from Machine Zone on slanging match that turned legal

By Matthew Handrahan

Pair arrested at Pokemon World Championship after death threats

Unlicenced firearms discovered in vehicle by Boston Police

By Dan Pearson

Duke Nukem rights suit settled

UPDATE: Gearbox, 3D Realms, and Interceptor Entertainment release statement

By Brendan Sinclair

Microsoft EULA lets it disable pirated games

Windows-maker can force software updates and change configurations, prevent use of unauthorized peripherals

By Brendan Sinclair

EA drops NHL cover star

Patrick Kane yanked from NHL 16 box art in light of ongoing rape investigation

By Brendan Sinclair

Nintendo chalks up two more patent victories

Company advocates patent reform, says it won't settle just to avoid court costs

By Brendan Sinclair

Nvidia issues recall notice for Shield Tablets

Certain batteries found to be overheating to point of combustion

By Dan Pearson

Ouya's "Free The Games" devs haven't been paid - report

Update: Razer CEO promises to pay devs out of new $620,000 fund, exclusivity no longer required

By Matthew Handrahan

Microsoft to tackle revenge porn on Xbox Live

"We want to help put victims back in control of their images and their privacy"

By Rachel Weber

Nintendo triumphs in handheld patent suit

Deems the case "unnecessary and inefficient," calls for patent reform in the US

By Matthew Handrahan

$60 million settlement approved in EA-NCAA athlete suits

More than 111,000 current and former student athletes able to claim a share of the settlements

By Brendan Sinclair

Daybreak CEO rages at hacker on Twitter

Threatens to take convicted hacker Julius Kivimaki's parents to civil court

By Rachel Weber

FTC settles first ever crowdfunding case

Board game creator must pay $111,000 in misbegotten Kickstarter funding

By Matthew Handrahan

Activision Blizzard improves conflict minerals sourcing

Publisher says there's no longer reason to believe its products could be funding armed conflict

By Brendan Sinclair

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