Author Says Games Workshop Is Trying To Own The Term "Space Marine"

It's about as ubiquitous a term in science fiction—and video games—as "starship", "lightspeed" and "datapad", but an author at the centre of a copyright struggle claims that Games Workshop, the company behind the Warhammer 40K franchise, is trying to take legal possession of the term "space marine". » 2/06/13 11:30pm 2/06/13 11:30pm

Has EA Been Caught Stealing Designs From a Tabletop Game?

EA Phenomic's upcoming "social" take on Command & Conquer, Tiberium Alliances, hasn't gathered much good press. Probably because it looks about as enjoyable as punching yourself unconscious. It might be in line for a little more bad press, though, given the similarity between some of its unit designs and those found… » 4/12/12 2:30am 4/12/12 2:30am

This New Warhammer 40,000 Arcade Shooter Doesn't Seem Very Warhammer-y

When I think Warhammer 40,000 I'm thinking deep strategic battles and hours spent hovering over a table covered with painstakingly painted metal figures; epic wars fought on a grand scale. I definitely don't think fast-paced cooperative arcade shooter. Someone evidently did, however, and that's why there's Warhammer… » 6/02/11 12:20pm 6/02/11 12:20pm