28 Oct

It’s got to be tough for Bethesda’s legal division. First Mojang’s victory in the “Scrolls” case, and now it has been revealed that the United Court of Appeals denied the right to appeal an earlier decision that dismissed an injunction against Interplay and their Fallout MMO. Bethesda and parent company Zenimax Media (the current rights […]

27 Apr

The fight between current Fallout franchise right holders Bethsoft and original developer Interplay has been long and arduous one. What began as a financial disagreement over the re-release and possible future use of the first two games in the post-apocalyptic RPG series, with a federal court deciding in favor of Interplay. Bethsoft quickly reported its […]

21 Jan

A longtime (hopeful) rumor of PC Savants and MMO-addicts alike, the recent court filings of Bethsoft’s lawsuit against Fallout IP-holder Interplay have – perhaps accidentally – revealed a massively multiplayer online game based on the Elder Scrolls franchise. Found, as always, by series fansite Duck and Cover, the parent company Zenimax had hired Dark Ages […]

14 Jan

Despite its December set-back, where their injunction against original Fallout developer Interplay was denied, Fallout fan-site Duck and Cover has reported that publisher Bethsoft  is reloading for a second attempt at legal action. Replacing their legal staff, Bethsoft has not returned requests for information from Elder-Geek as of yet. Keep your pip-boy tuned to this […]