League of Legends – Tencent sues Chinese developer for IP infringement

Tencent, the parent company of Riot Games, recently sued a Chinese developer for IP and copyright infringement with regards to League of Legends. The accussed, a prominent studio known as GY Games, has a mobile game titled “Cutest Heroes” where the characters are visually similar to the champions found in League of Legends. Tencent is sueing for around USD 460,000 in damages.

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