Category Archives: Rants

What pissed me off

King.com claims the rights to the word “Saga” in Video Game Titles

I apologize in advance about this rant, but I need to get this off my chest.

I seriously hope this is a bad joke. But from this fairly convincing forum post it seems like King.com not only claims this word to be its trademark.

It looks like they want to sue Stoic Studios for infringing on this trademark with their really great game The Banner Saga. Continue reading King.com claims the rights to the word “Saga” in Video Game Titles

Windows 8 Activating after a clean install of the Upgrade version

I recently moved my Windows 8 test machine from Virtual Box on my desktop to my Hypervisor. But instead of installing Windows 7 first, i installed Windows 8 directly. I could do this without trouble, but once it was installed, I could not activate it. After a little bit of google I found following solution: Continue reading Windows 8 Activating after a clean install of the Upgrade version