SCi Denies Theft Of Game Source Code

Video Game Law Blog

July 10, 2006

SCi is denying allegations made by MGE and Mithis Entertainment, developers ofBattlestations MidwayandJoint Task Force,that SCi employees broke into the Hungarian offices of the developers last week and stole software, including the source code forBattlestations Midway.  The parties have been involved in a contractual dispute regarding the game since last November, when SCi exercised a contractual right to oversee development of the game.  SCi's corporate brass are fighting back against what they say are "misleading statements" and "material inaccuracies"…see coverage at Gamasutra here .