Category Archives: Video Game

Electric Zombie Rips Off Red Dead Redemption/Rockstar Games

The Original:

Red Dead Redemption Case Artwork by Rockstar Games.

Not even questionable -

Ironically called “Redemption” for the band Silverstein, Artist: Electric Zombie.

Coincidentally also calls out another artist for mirroring other styles on his blog, funny he uses exact stolen artwork on his own projects! This is NOT the first time he’s been called out. Check out his portfolio HERE for other “questionable at best” pieces.

We all know this fox

Hello.

Some time ago I walked through the city at night and noticed a new shop called “Silberfuchs” (silverfox). Found in Offenbach, Germany

And it’s mascott seemed really familiar. It’s Tails from the videogame series Sonic which is used/traced.

I tend to just call the shop and say I work at Sega and would like to talk to their buisness managment, or call a horde of Sonic fantards and unleash ‘em. But I guess I leave the fun to Sega itself. If it’s even worth… Would you recomand to just mail the german Sega support team?

Mortal Kombat teaser rips off ZBrushCentral artist?

So, I’m sure everyone’s seen the Mortal Kombat (WARNING: NWS) concept teaser by now. At one point, the character Sub-Zero’s face appears on screen for a split second. It looks like this:

Someone noticed it looks suspiciously like some artwork done by a ZBrushCentral artist named – FoOD -. And by “looks suspiciously like,” I mean someone took one of his renders, mirrored it, and added a filter or two.

If you look at the last page of the thread, some people are asking the artist if it was a theft or if he was working with the creators, and he hasn’t responded yet (edit: He’s now responded and it is in fact used without permission). Thoughts?

Thanks to the Something Awful forum.

life sucking forces take ideas from one another

On Facebook there’s a game called SuperPoke! Pets on Facebook. You create a pet, take care of it, and can buy things for it’s habitat. You can purchase toys and stuff. On thing that poped up today was the Mystical Pandorable Lizard which looked strikingly similar to me for some reason. It reminded me of a pet you get in the RPG World of Warcraft, the Sprite Darter Hatchling. Coincidence?

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