The Humvee can also be seen in Call of Duty Modern Warfare. But precisely because of this vehicle, Publisher Activision had to go to court.
- The Call of duty Row is one of the most successful franchise from Activision.
- There is an injunction against Activision because of using Humvees in MW.
- Now the lawsuit has been dismissed and that vehicle may continue in Modern warfare be driven.
New York – With Call of Duty Modern Warfare * and the Battle Royale Decoupling Call of Duty Warzone the publisher celebrates Activision* great success at the moment. More than 30 million player had that Battle Royale from the developer Infinity ward out California already played in the first two weeks. In the Modern warfare Games also come regularly Military vehicles that had led to the vehicle manufacturer in 2017AM General against Activision because of the use of a Humvee Model had sued.
This is why AM General is suing Call of Duty Modern Warfare Publisher Activision
The publisher Activision out CaliforniaKnown for his Call of Duty * series, used in his Modern warfare Frequently replicated series Models of existing military vehicles. Among other things, the so-called dive is more common High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle (HMMWV) which short “Humvee” is called.
– AM General LLC (@AMGeneral_LLC) September 26, 2018
The manufacturer of the Humvee AM General Indiana saw his rights violated and demanded no use in the games of Activision, as well as a damages for the incorrect representation of the vehicles. Activision had that in the manuals Humvee named and also at live advertising events vehicles of this type.
That’s why Activisioin can continue to use Humvee in Call of Duty Modern Warfare
After three years there is now a first case law on the lawsuit by AM General on Activisionthat the Vehicle manufacturer will not please. Of the Magistrate George Daniels out new York has the claims of AM General rejected and a reason given. Of the judge looks in the replica of the vehicles in Call of Duty Modern Warfare a “artistic meaning“which ensure that players experience a higher level of realism.
According to the Judges would use the Humvee replicas in Call of duty no negative impact on the sales of the HMMWV from AM General to have. After this first judicial decision, AM General should now seek legal action against Activision. How the Vehicle manufacturer decides, but is not yet known.
Even in the latest title Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 Remastered*, which appeared on April 31st, come in the Campaign missions Humvee-like vehicles as reported by ingame.de *.
* ingame.de is part of the nationwide editorial network of the Ippen-Digital-Zentralredaktion.
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