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You don't exactly go into this asking for 100m. You may end up getting a lot less than what you're asking for. What you do is ask for an amount nearly 100% guaranteed, then ask for something else of no real gain to you but a big loss to the other party. In the end, if they lose and want to still make AC3, then they'll be the ones offering him 100m+. I don't think this guy's stupid. He knows the money's there for the both of them if AC3 gets made. Sometimes, you'll get more if you take the back roads thumb.gif
Edited by Cha0s_Cha0 - 4/18/12 at 1:16pm
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I Imagine if this is true Ubisoft will have prepared for this and ironically when the game is released people sill still love it even if it is proven to be a rip off lol
    
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Ok, if I were him, I would play this smart, theres obviously a ton more gamers than "readers" willing to buy his works, so he might as well claim a certain percentage of the AC3 sales towards him seeing as its a bigger franchise than him.
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Ok, if I were him, I would play this smart, theres obviously a ton more gamers than "readers" willing to buy his works, so he might as well claim a certain percentage of the AC3 sales towards him seeing as its a bigger franchise than him.

Why did you quote "readers" and not "gamers"?
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Why did you quote "readers" and not "gamers"?

I was wondering that too, maybe because this guy is so unknown that we'd never know it exsisted othersise. Just reading those excerpts in the lawsuit made me think this might be some sort of fundie text, which if the case, mean's i'll never read/but it.
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I for all hope that this writer wins the suit.


SCREW YOU UBISOFT!!!
   
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lol so whats next? GM gonna sue Toyota for building cars with 4 wheels ?

so its similar and there has been many instances where things have been similar

if you place 2 colonies of people on opposite sides of the world without any contact the fact is they will find similar solutions to the same problems
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I say 50mil and 25% from future game sales and his name somewhere in the credit. win. thumb.gif

its all the money right....

Can;t beleive it took this long since the game itself has been out for such a long time. Better late than never.
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The idea of genetic memories and memories of a past life isn't new. Is it implausible that two separate writers create two somewhat similar stories 6 years apart? In the modern society, anyone can write a book (although far from all can write a good book) and have it published so they're only up against, you know, a couple billion people. Make billions of people think of a story and you're going to end up with some duplicate entries.

From what I read, Beiswenger's story doesn't seem to revolve much around assassins or around the struggle between assassins and templars at all (he just writes in his lawsuit that both stories are about the fight between good and evil, describing practically every story made, ever). Seems vague to me.
Edited by B!0HaZard - 4/18/12 at 2:09pm
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They should come to an agreement which he gets a certain percentage of the game's sales.thumb.gif
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