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Bethesda threatens to sue Glutton Creeper
Bethesda threatens to sue Glutton Creeper [ Game -> Update ]
Posted by King of Creation Thu 10 May 2007, 1:44 PM
More info on Company: Bethesda Softworks | More info on Company: Glutton Creeper Games | More info on Company: ZeniMax Media Inc. | More info on Game: Fallout Tycoon 2

Pretty sad word from Glutton Creeper Games today:

May 8th, 2007: ZeniMax Media/Bethesda has threatened to file an injunction against GCG for damages, should we not cease and deist production of Fallout PnP d20 products. They are stating that Interplay never had the rights to license a Pen and Paper to GCG under their license of Fallout from 2004 before the purchase of the IP, and makes claims against GCG that it may damage the Fallout brand and forecoming Fallout 3 release by linking the two. So for now, we have removed the page, until a resolution is met. If you want to see Fallout PnP d20 releases, please let the people at ZeniMax Media/Bethesda know, but don't send them hate mail or flames.

Our first product was being sent for review this weekend to Interplay, and still will be, as we hope Interplay will get this sorted out with Bethesda.

I'm not really sure how the contract before the IP sale effects Fallout d20, but I'm not a lawyer. I guess we'll wait and see how it goes, but it's not looking good.

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