A Star Wars: Knights Of The Outdated Republic 2 participant has taken authorized motion in opposition to Aspyr and Saber Interactive for the omission of downloadable content material on the Nintendo Change.
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Following the choice to cancel the Restored Content material downloadable content material (or DLC) for that individual platform, Aspyr introduced that prospects may declare a free key to play any one in all seven different Star Wars video games as a type of compensation.
Nevertheless, this wasn’t perceived to be sufficient of a reimbursement for some followers. “Regardless of their failure to launch KOTOR’s [Knights of the Old Republic] Restored Content material DLC, Defendants refused to provide refunds to purchasers of KOTOR,” learn the lawsuit filed by Malachi Mickelonis and “all others equally located” in opposition to Aspyr and Saber Interactive within the Central District of California (through The Gamer).
There are additionally 5 nameless defendants who’re categorised as “different corporations or people chargeable for the false and misleading promoting and sale of KOTOR“.
For these taking part in on PC, the Sith Lords Restored Content material Modification is a fan mod that aimed so as to add within the unused content material that was neglected of the unique launch. Nevertheless, this isn’t an choice for many who bought Star Wars: Knights Of The Outdated Republic 2 on the Nintendo Change.
“Plaintiff felt fully duped and was upset as a result of he had relied on Defendants’ representations that the Restored Content material DLC could be launched for KOTOR,” continued the go well with. “In reality, Plaintiff didn’t even play KOTOR after buying it, as an alternative selecting to attend till the Restored Content material DLC was launched. However Defendants by no means did.”
Aspyr, Saber Interactive and the opposite 5 defendants have been given a deadline of October 4 to answer the claims. However, the plaintiff is searching for a trial by jury, an order awarding attorneys’ charges and prices, and additional reduction “together with, however not restricted to, the treatment of disgorgement”.
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