Sony, Activision Win Suit Over Console-Scorching Games

Law360, Los Angeles (May 10, 2012, 8:01 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge on Tuesday threw out a consumer class action accusing Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC and Activision Blizzard Inc. of selling advanced "Call of Duty" video games that strained older versions of the PlayStation 3 game console, causing them to overheat and break.

U.S. District Judge Richard Seeborg dismissed plaintiff Henry Garcia's lawsuit without leave to amend on Tuesday, saying the legal game was over after the PS3 owner failed in three attempts to state valid claims against Sony and Activision for violation...
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