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As 2010 draws to a close, the story is receiving one more plot twist. Activision today told GameSpot it asked a federal judge for permission to file an amended cross-complaint in its legal spat with West and Zampella. In addition to expanding on its claims against the pair, Activision wants to make Electronic Arts a defendant in the case. According to a copy of the filing provided by the Call of Duty publisher, Electronic Arts tampered with West and Zampella, inducing the pair to break their existing contracts with Activision, freeing them to establish Respawn and sign with the EA Partners program.
http://www.gamespot.com/news/6285761...es%3Btitle%3B1

Seems like Activision is desperate for money
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Activision has more money than you can count.
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Activisoin is sueing?

Who is doing what??

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Activision has more money than you can count.
I'm pretty sure they can count it.

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Activision wants money, so they think there is a conspiracy? Wow, funny.
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What are West and Zampella and what contracts did they have with Activision ?
    
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Seems like Activision is desperate for money
Activision may be desperate for money, but not because they don't already have tons.
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What's really going on here is Activision wanting to gain higher ground in the FPS market, by getting a stranglehold on EA. They know that their COD series is utter crap compared to BC2, so their trying to invoke litigation.

Or something like that. ?
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What's really going on here is Activision wanting to gain higher ground in the FPS market, by getting a stranglehold on EA. They know that their COD series is utter crap compared to BC2, so their trying to invoke litigation.

Or something like that. ?
^^^^ this
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Ahh Activision has been on a roll this year haven't they lol
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According to a copy of the filing provided by the Call of Duty publisher, Electronic Arts tampered with West and Zampella, inducing the pair to break their existing contracts with Activision, freeing them to establish Respawn and sign with the EA Partners program.
Wait, what? Was it not Activision who fired West and Zampella?
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