"Hacker" May Have Asked for Microsoft's Help Breaking Into Call of Duty

According to a report from Robert Schwartz, the lawyer currently representing Call of Duty creators Jason West and Vince Zampella in their big case against Activision, the notorious "Project Icebreaker" sounds even crazier than we first thought. » 5/24/12 8:20pm 5/24/12 8:20pm

Modern Warfare Creators Were Going To Make $16 Million Each In The…

All manner of dirty laundry is currently being aired the ongoing ongoing lawsuit between Activision and Vince Zampella and Jason West, creators of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. » 5/22/12 7:00pm 5/22/12 7:00pm

Court Date Set for Epic Call of Duty Lawsuit

Mean barbecues. Black-Eyed Peas. Office politics. Secret Flights. The epic Call of Duty lawsuit finally gets its day in court on May 7, attorneys for developers Vince Zampella and Jason West tell Kotaku. Confused about the references in this story? You really need to grab a bag of chips and go back and read our… » 9/09/11 2:40pm 9/09/11 2:40pm

Modern Warfare Makers Complain Of Secret Call of Duty Games And More…

"Don't worry about it. It's impossible for you guys to get fired," Activision boss Bobby Kotick told Infinity Ward founders Jason West and Vince Zampella in 2008, according to a new cross-complaint filed today in a Los Angeles court. » 4/01/11 7:01pm 4/01/11 7:01pm

Judge: $400 Million Activision Vs. Electronic Arts Lawsuit is a go

A California judge ruled this week that Activision Blizzard Inc. has enough evidence to proceed with their $400 million lawsuit against Electronic Arts over the loss of developers Jason West and Vince Zampella. The Modern Warfare suite kicked off a flurry or suits and counter-suits, each one more fanciful and surreal » 3/18/11 9:19am 3/18/11 9:19am

The Modern Warfare Fight: Your Guide to Activision Vs. Infinity Ward

The ongoing legal tussle between Call of Duty: Modern Warfare developer Infinity Ward and publishing giant Activision is full of intrigue, accusations, lawsuits, a mass exodus of key staffers from the studio behind the game and, now, allegations of sabotage. Updated with recent developments. » 12/22/10 1:00am 12/22/10 1:00am

Call of Duty Giant Suing Rival Over Modern Warfare Meltdown, Paints…

The nasty lawsuits between Call of Duty publisher Activision and the ousted lead creators of that hit series got nastier today with accusations that the president of rival EA was instrumental in trying to "hijack" the Call of Duty developers. » 12/21/10 9:00pm 12/21/10 9:00pm

Modern Warfare Creators Out Buying Furniture

Infinity Ward founders and Modern Warfare creators Vince Zampella and Jason West may have formed a new games studio, but don't go expecting anything from them for a long time. They're too busy...buying furniture. » 8/23/10 3:30am 8/23/10 3:30am