Another one bites the dust.

Back in September 2019, Nintendo filed a lawsuit against the game download portal website, RomUniverse. The site reportedly facilitated massive online copyright infringement of many popular Nintendo titles. It also profited by selling paid premium accounts - lifting the cap on the number of games users could download.

The site's operator Matthew Storman argued the website wasn't breaking any laws and that he had never uploaded any games himself (despite stating the opposite in a previous deposition). The site was eventually taken offline and last week US District Court Judge Consuelo Marshall ordered Storman to pay Nintendo $2.1 million in damages. Nintendo previously requested $15 million in damages.

Read the full article on nintendolife.com




May 31, 2021 at 07:15PM
from Nintendo Life | Latest Updates
Source