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Scrolls Will Be Scrolls

The Mojang Website announces the lawsuit over whether Mojang's could name a game Scrolls in light of Bethesda Softworks' trademark for The Elder Scrolls. It turns out they will use the name, but are not challenging the trademark, which sounds like it was an amicable solution:

We have settled the lawsuit over Scrolls and Mojang and Bethesda are friends again.

To answer the big question – yes Scrolls is still going to be called Scrolls.

To answer the second question – we aren’t going to keep the trade mark.

For us this was never about a trade mark but being able to use Scrolls as the name of our game which we can – Yey.

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25. Re: Scrolls Will Be Scrolls Mar 11, 2012, 22:22 Jensen
 
Dev wrote on Mar 11, 2012, 21:23:
Incidentally, the 14k copies per day is impressive, I knew sales were still good, but didn't know it was still that high. Doesn't change my opinion though that mojang should be working on something else minecraft for PC such as DLC or expansions or minecraft 2.
The weekly average is about 10k copies per day. Mojang brings in more every two weeks than the entire Double Fine Kickstarter project.

Why should they work on another Minecraft? They have enough money to work on whatever they want to. Notch's motivation for making games isn't money. He makes games because he likes making games. Isn't that part of the reason for being independent?
 
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