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Forza Horizon 4 removes Carlton and Floss dances from game after Fortnite lawsuit

Discussion in 'Frontpage news' started by Hilbert Hagedoorn, Jan 16, 2019.

  1. Hilbert Hagedoorn

    Hilbert Hagedoorn Don Vito Corleone Staff Member

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    lucidus Ancient Guru

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    Isn't Epic itself being targeted by these kinds of lawsuits? Shitty company ...
     
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    sverek Ancient Guru

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    would really suck if car manufacturers sue them for using their cars :D

    Forza marathon.
     
  4. lucidus

    lucidus Ancient Guru

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    Well, car licenses expire and they can't sell any more copies so there's that. FH2 can't be bought any more unless you get a second hand disc.
     

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    emperorsfist Master Guru

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    Well, a marathon game would be kina unique, I guess...
     
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    Astyanax Master Guru

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    Thats not how licenses work.

    The licensee is permitted to continue to sell the existing content under the expired license but may not create future products with the licensed content.

    The excuse of a license ending is a farce, microsoft knows it and copyright attorneys know it too.
     
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    INSTG8R Ancient Guru

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    Could they just take all of them? They are the most annoying thing in the game then the clothes. I’m in a car,to drive shallow fluff every reward wheelspin that brings nothing to the game.
     
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    Netherwind Ancient Guru

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    How can the Floss guy sue Epic for something that isn't his anyway? Weird AF.
     
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    silly thing to do
    you cant take custody or own a dance move.
     
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    i just copyrighted 1st aid chest compression movements as my dance calling it .... push to love .... let's go with that ! So next time someone next to you having a heart attack how much they worth to you ? if you want to use those movements to save em ...you have to pay me .
     
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    What a loss...

    Fartnite is by far the gayest thing that ever exist
     
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    Koniakki Ancient Guru

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    So, Alfonso Ribeiro sues Fortnite which in turn they sue Forza Horizon 4. lol That's so funny.
     

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    Today kids are going to be the millionaires of tomorrow
     
  17. XP-200

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    Nothing of substance was lost, but no doubt they as simply taking a precautionary measure just in case.
     
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    Loobyluggs Ancient Guru

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    Not even HAL was that fearful, paranoid and sociopathic...
     
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    I suspect they just don't want to deal with a law suite. You can trademark a dance move and its name but really don't think that would hove up here.
     
  20. D3M1G0D

    D3M1G0D Maha Guru

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    No, I think this is a preventive measure to avoid being sued. Basically, the creators of FH4 don't want to attract the same kinds of lawsuits that Fortnite is currently going through.
     

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