Video Game Law Blog

June 03, 2005

Random House, the publisher of David Kushner's 'Masters of Doom"? is being sued for libel by Michael Wilson, the former Chief Operating Officer of Ion Storm. Mr. Wilson is alleging that Masters of Doom, which recounts the creation of id Software and FPS masterpiece DOOM,  contains libellous statements against him, specifically that he improperly purchased a BMW with company funds. In response, Random House has stated that book has been praised for its meticulous research, and that it expects Mr. Wilson's claim to be without legal merit and factually baseless.

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