Supercell ordered to pay Gree $92m in lawsuit

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Jury found developer had infringed on six patents protecting Gree’s technology

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Finnish developer Supercell has been ordered to pay Japanese firm Gree $92.2 million in damages as part of a legal dispute.

A federal jury in Marshall, Texas, found that Supercell’s games on infringed six patents filed in the US by Gree.

Gree claimed that freemium Supercell titles such as Clash of Clans, Clash Royale and Hay Day have all incorporated technology protected by the patents, as reported by Bloomberg.

According to Gree’s lawyer, Supercell made around $3 billion from these games in the US, using patented features that

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