Episode 13: False Advertising, Fan Projects, and Cheaters in Video Games
This week, Staff Member Leanne Farsi and Online Editor Anthony Zangrillo discuss legal topics within the video game industry. First, the team revisits false advertising issues, looking at No Man’s Sky, Mass Effect, Aliens, and even Arkham Knight. Second, the podcast crew explore the legal ramifications of fan games, like Pokemon Uranium and No Mario’s Sky. Finally, the podcast discusses how to deal with users that manipulate the code in order to gain an unfair advantage in competitive games like Overwatch.
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