A former producer of Lineage NCSoft sued for $ 32 million

Richard Garriott, a former producer of the fantasy MMO-game Lineage, won the case in the South Korean company NCSoft, thus obliging the latter to pay him U.S. $ 32 million.

30 October 2011

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