“The timing of Universal’s recently filed lawsuit coincides with mixed reviews of its big-budget film, Battleship
— the first movie based on a board game since Clue
. Looking for a scapegoat, or more publicity, for its pending box-office disaster, the executives at Universal filed this lawsuit in fear of a repeat of the box office flop, John Carter of Mars
. The Universal action is wholly without merit and we will vigorously defend their claims in Court. Nonetheless, we appreciate the publicity.