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Sega Wins Space Channel 5 Legal Case

Posted: Mon Dec 04, 2006 8:32 pm
by racketboy
Remember that lawsuit against Sega from the lead singer from DeeLite?
Well Sega ended up winning:
http://www.daledietrich.com/gaming/2006 ... by-v-sega/

Ulala!

Re: Sega Wins Space Channel 5 Legal Case

Posted: Tue Dec 05, 2006 12:07 pm
by americankgb
Best quote from the article:

"Moreover, the setting for the game thatfeatures Ulala – as a space-age reporter in the 25th century – is unlike any public depiction of Kirby."

The lawsuit was such bs anyways.

Posted: Tue Dec 05, 2006 12:41 pm
by Pullmyfinger
Wasn't there a similar case before with another singer??

Posted: Tue Dec 05, 2006 6:22 pm
by americankgb
There's been a lot fo wackey ones. I know mcfarlen got sued because of a character name that was similar to a hockey player and he lost the trial and the appeal. All these bs lawsuits are just crazy.