Electronic Arts registers domains for Battlefield 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, and 20

Battlefield 19

Call it defensive or call it long-term planning, but Electronic Arts has gone out and registered dot-com domains for Battlefield 13 all the way through Battlefield 20. On May 2, EA registered each of the names through the brand protection agency Corporation Service Company (CSC), adding to its … [Read more...]

EA buying up Battledrome domains, game originally published in the nineties

Square Enix

Electronic Arts has been quietly buying up "Battledrome" domains, according to recent name acquisitions made through the brand protection agency Corporation Service Company (CSC). In early January, the domain Battledrome.com (WHOIS) switched owners from a resident of Australia to CSC.  Though … [Read more...]

ZeniMax to launch new online store for games like Doom? (Domains registered)

fallout

ZeniMax Media registered several domains this week around the name "store" through the brand protection agency Corporation Service Company. According to WHOIS records, Bethesda Softworks' parent company ZeniMax picked up names like Bethsoftstore.com, Doomstore.net, ElderScrollsstore.com and … [Read more...]

Lucasfilm (parent of LucasArts) registers Ewok Village domain for unknown project

Ewok Village

It's not everyday that Lucasfilm registers a new domain name. The last time the company picked up anything of note was back in early May when the company registered eight domains related to Star Wars: 1313, which turned out to be a video game that is creating quite a buzz.  So, it may be worth … [Read more...]

What is “LucasArts Play”? Domains registered via brand protection company

lucas-arts-play

UPDATE: Superannuation suspects "LucasArts Play" may be a casual games effort or cross-game online platform, as recent Lucas job listings have mentioned both. ORIGINAL STORY: LucasArts grabbed the attention of many at E3 2012 with the announcement of Star Wars 1313.   There was speculation early … [Read more...]

Electronic Arts registers ‘The Cap Lab’

I have no idea what Electronic Arts is dreaming up, but this week the video-gaming company registered the domain name: TheCapLab.com. On June 18, 2012, EA purchased the domain (Whois) through the internet brand protection company CSC Global. No other traces of names being registered in other … [Read more...]

Square Enix registers Just Cause 4 domains; Just Cause 3 not yet released

Just Cause 4

Aside from 2011 rumors of a Just Cause 3 video game in development and a movie, there hasn't been a whole lot of news lately about Just Cause. That may be about to change as Square Enix has registered a slew of Just Cause 4 domain names on May 18, 2012, like JustCause4.com (Whois) and JustCause4.fr … [Read more...]

Domain registrations reveal Lucasfilm is working on “Star Wars 1313″ project

Boba Fett movie

UPDATE 2: May 6, 2012 @ 7:42 PM Est:. Star Wars 1313 now looks less likely related to a new film.  Lucasfilm Entertainment Company Ltd. has filed a trademark application with the United States Patent and Trademark Office for “Star Wars 1313″.  The filing hints that a new video game will be … [Read more...]

Mini Ninjas sequel to be called Hiro’s Adventure? Square Enix registers names

Mini Ninjas: Hiro's Adventure

Two recent domain name registrations by Square Enix Limited suggest that a sequel to the action-adventure video game Mini Ninjas may be in the works.  According to Whois records, the youngest of all the mini ninjas may be embarking on a new quest called Hiro's Adventure.  On March 2, 2012, Square … [Read more...]

Electronic Arts registers Quicklime Games via brand protection company

Electronic Arts offices

Electronic Arts made an interesting domain purchase this week through CSC, a company that helps businesses protect their brands.  On January 4, EA registered the domain name QuicklimeGames.com (WHOIS). It's unknown why the company registered the name.  The web address currently does not … [Read more...]