Epic v. Apple shows games industry at its most absurd | This Week in Business

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I love a good games industry lawsuit.

The games industry is an absurd place, and nothing shows this off more than a legal battle.

Without lawsuits, we never would have found about Rockstar Games co-founder Sam Houser begging Rockstar North president Leslie Benzies to help fix the troubled development of Red Dead Redemption by proclaiming, “I need The Benz!”

Who could have guessed that before Activision fired Infinity Ward co-founders Jason West and Vince Zampella, they were the type to sign off emails with “Boom boom pow. Away.”?

How else would we know about Gearbox’s Randy Pitchford leaving a USB drive of

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