Apparently Blizzard doesn’t like Mods called World of Starcraft… who knew?


Blizzard has squashed the effort by modders on their SC2 modkit that are making a World of Starcraft mod. So far, the mod resembles very closely the gameplay in World of Warcraft.

Amplify’d from www.rockpapershotgun.com

So apparently it’s not cool to make StarCraft mods with the StarCraft modkit – or at least not if you call them ‘World of StarCraft.’ That name was just begging for trouble, let’s be honest. Duly, trouble happened, it happened fast and it happened hard. After becoming a brief internet sensation, the creator of the StarCraft 2 MMO mod we posted about yesterday woke up to a clutch of copyright infringement notices from Activision-Blizzard, via YouTube. Ouch.

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