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Bethesda claim Mojang's "Scrolls" infringes on Skyrim trademark

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Notch has just tweeted with news that he's received a legal notice from Bethesda: "Just got a letter from Bethesta's lawyers. They claim "Scrolls" infringes on their trademark and everyone will confuse it with Skyrim," he writes. We've reached out to Bethesda for response, but they have "no comment at this time."

This comes on the same day that Notch also revealed that Minecraft has now passed three million sales . Notch has since tweeted to say "I still

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We met up with Notch at E3 earlier this year, and got him in to see the Skyrim demo. See how excited he was in the video below.

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Part of the UK team, Tom was with PC Gamer at the very beginning of the website's launch—first as a news writer, and then as online editor until his departure in 2020. His specialties are strategy games, action RPGs, hack ‘n slash games, digital card games… basically anything that he can fit on a hard drive. His final boss form is Deckard Cain.