Microsoft files trademark for “Avatar Motocross Madness” game [UPDATED]

Microsoft Corporation filed a trademark application on April 5, 2012, for "Avatar Motocross Madness" with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The goods and services in the trademark filing (Serial Number: 85590644) cover "Game software" and "Providing a website featuring information in … [Read more...]

Top 10 Stories of 2011: #10 Rainbow 6 Patriots revealed by domain registrations

Several of this year's Top 10 stories here on Fusible have to do with video gaming.  So it's no surprise that the story of Tom Clancy's Rainbow 6 Patriots is number ten on the list.  After noticing that Ubisoft registered eight different domain names on October 27, like … [Read more...]

YourMomHatesthis.com: How some video game companies use domain names to market titles

In early November, the domain name yourmomhatesthis.com was privately registered at GoDaddy.com.  Electronic Arts has now launched a big marketing campaign using the domain name to create buzz for its third person shooter video game Dead Space 2, which is being released on January 25. If you … [Read more...]