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Killer Instinct trademark renewal denied due to failed TV series of same name

#1Sylar100Posted 12/3/2012 8:48:23 PM
http://www.examiner.com/article/killer-instinct-trademark-renewal-denied-due-to-failed-tv-series-of-same-name

Woo
#2WinternovaPosted 12/3/2012 8:50:24 PM
It'll be interesting to see how the appeal turns out.
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#3datopgamerPosted 12/3/2012 9:01:49 PM
It doesn't make much sense because KI was released in 95 in arcades and rare was bought by Microsoft way before that show was made. I am glad though since Microsoft and Rare cant screw up the series like they did with Banjo Kazooie.
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#4PStrifePosted 12/3/2012 10:06:26 PM
This is quite strange, since they had no problem letting Sega use the Nightshade trademark last decade. Despite Beam Software's own equally forgotten game.

Never heard of this cartoon show.
#5devlkorePosted 12/3/2012 11:23:34 PM
They should make a fighting game set in the Star Trek universe and call it Klingon Impact.

Actually ,just make a whole series of fighting games with "KI" as the title:

Killer Impulse - Generic, they should use this
Karate Intense - Throwback to 80s/90s bull**** game titles
Kangaroo Intoxicated - Drunken Kangaroo boxing, NEVER BEEN DONE!
Kombat Imitator - MK rip off
Kinect Interlude - Cuz you'll only play it between games that are good
Knock-out Island - TJ Combo version of DOAXBV
Krunk Insanity - Killer Instinct via Def Jam
Kremlin Invasion - KI vs Russia (In Soviet Russia, the combo breaks you, kinda like how fighting games should be)
Kellogs Inversion - The last boss is a cereal monster that eats humans.
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#6dudultimatenessPosted 12/3/2012 11:35:44 PM
Murderer's madness
Slaughterer's spree
Reaper's revenge
Executioner's erection
Destroyers deed

Who needs"Killer Instinct"?
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