Sins of a Solar Empire’s Ironclad Games Sets New Legal Precedent for Video Game Trademarks

Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebelion

Sins of a Solar Empire’s Ironclad Games Sets New Legal Precedent for Video Game Trademarks

Over two years ago we embarked on an adventure that led us to stand up against a much larger company, fight for freedom of expression and ultimately set a new legal precedent. We had hoped to never talk about this publicly however recent events have convinced us that it might help our ongoing business, other developers, and the community as a whole to share some of our experience. … Read More

By Blair Fraser on June 25, 2014 1:12:45 PM from Sins of a Solar Empire Forums Sins of a Solar Empire Forums

Follow Up Stories

Gameinformer: After Defeat In U.S., Rebellion Still Doesn’t Want Developers To Use Its Name In Titles

GameRanx: How Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion Proved Games Are Protected by the First Amendment

Quarter To Three UK developer Rebellion rebels unsuccessfully against the First Amendment

Gamasutra: Sins of a Solar Empire publisher, developer win infringement case

PC Gamer: Sins of a Solar Empire studio speaks out about new Rebellion legal action

Game Enthusiast: IRONCLAD REVEALS SINS OF A SOLAR EMPIRE: REBELLION’S LEGAL PRECEDENT

EuroGamer: Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion pushes on despite trademark battle

Joystiq: Sins of a Solar Empire dev discusses ‘Rebellion’ lawsuit