Last year PAX Australia brought in Ron Gilbert, creator of Monkey Island, as its keynote speaker, this year they’ve announced that spot will be filled by Pete Hines of Bethesda.
While it may be arguable which came first, the complicated legal codes or the attorneys who get paid by the hour to decode them, what’s inarguable is that legal shit is mind-numbingly complicated. Trademark law included.
Last week at QuakeCon 09, Bethesda’s Todd Howard was quoted as saying the company had “no current plans” for a fifth Elder Scrolls game. According to Bethesda, that’s not what Howard said at all.