God of War

(2015)

Based on the popular video game created by Sony Computer Entertainment back in the summer of 2005. Set in ancient Greece, the game follows the battles of the warrior Kratos, who tackles mythological beasts including Medusa, Cyclops and the Hydra. Players navigate Kratos on his quest to find Pandora's Box and destroy Ares, the god of war.

The game, created by David Jaffe and Shannon Studstill, was released for PlayStation 2 in March of 2005. A sequel was released in March of 2007 and a prequel, exclusive to PlayStation Portable, in March of 2008. A third title is in development for the PlayStation 3.

A Federal Judge Gets Rid of ‘God of War’ Lawsuit

According to Variety, a federal judge has spurned claims that Sony's God of War videogame infringes on a set of works from screenwriters Jonathan Bissoon-Dath and Jennifer B. Dath.

"No reasonable trier of fact could conclude that God of War is substantially similar to any of plaintiff's works," Patel wrote.

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