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Dictator Noriega loss Lawsuit - Lohan you are NextIn what I can say is a victory to creativity and free speech former dictator of Panama, Manuel Noriega, lost his battle against activition on"Call of Duty: Black Ops II" for the likeness of one of the NPCs characters in the game had, and because it made him look a murderer and too evil.Dictator Noriega loss Lawsuit - Lohan you are Next by TheCiemgeCorner
This lawsuit is one of two been brought by famous people against videogame companies for NPCs likeness to said individuals - the other, been Lindsay Lohan's lawsuit against GTA V creator Rockstar. The lawyers for Noriega are still reviewing the decision. http://www.gamespot.com/articles/activision-scores-call-of-duty-legal-victory-as-no/1100-6423233/
Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge William H. Fahey stated that "the court concludes that the markeability and economic value of the works of the case come not from Noriega, but creativity, skill reputation of the defedants". Activision hire Former NYC Mayor, now a private lawyer, Rudy Giuliani as its lawyer in the suit.
Guiliani stated t
Chikao Otsuka (Eggman Japanese voice) passed awayVeteran anime and video game voice actor, Chikao Otsuka, has passed away Jan.15 of ischemic heart failureat - he was 85. He voiced Dr. Eggman since Sonic Adventures, as well in Sonic X. He was among the few living voice talents who began in the 1950s.Chikao Otsuka (Eggman Japanese voice) passed away by TheCiemgeCorner
Among his roles beside, Dr. Eggman, were Captain Hook from The Adventures of Peter Pan, Gol D. Roger from One Piece, Bossman from King Anthur: Prince on a White Horse, Goemon Ishikawa XIII in Lupin III, Stinky from Moomin, and was the JP voice for Dick Dastardly. Here his other roles http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chikao_%C5%8Ctsuka
He was the father of Voice actor Akio Otsuka, who he would often collaborate with.
Thatguywiththeglasses will shutdown on Dec.17Today I learned that after 6 years of run, the review site Thatguywiththeglasses will shutdown 2 weeks from today.Thatguywiththeglasses will shutdown on Dec.17 by TheCiemgeCorner
But it doesn't mean the end...
All of their review shows will now move to the new site Channel Awesome http://channelawesome.com/
Today was also the final episode of Askthatguywithglasses, where the annoncement was also made.
Just Bugging Around will be discontinuedI'll make this short - I can't work with this one anymore and I'm sorry to say, JBA has tested my patience for good. It's officially a real headache. The Primary reason is that it has become somewhat convoluted - the story has deviated strongly from what I originally wanted and from the original idea it came from, and in the state I'm presenting it now, there's no decent way I can continue coherently with JBA for a resolution in it sits currently, so JBA will be scrap.Just Bugging Around will be discontinued by TheCiemgeCorner
This is sad for me, because I really wanted to do this one and I had a real fondness for the concept, but it has become nothing more than my absolute bane - I was even thinking whether the name was any good and didn't made sense as such. When I gave the twist of Luke's link to the Black Swarm I though I found a good way to clear the plot - in all honesty, that choice was rush, made a few months ago, and not thought out well. Studying the situation since last week and looking at comic in full, I realized it made the