News Sadly, New Content for ‘Friday the 13th: The Game’ Comes to an End Published 2 years ago on June 11, 2018 By Nick Bond Share Tweet It appears that because of ongoing legal battles over ownership of the Friday the 13th franchise, Gun Media’s game based on horror icon Jason Voorhees has hit a big bump. The game creators posted an official announcement today, which confirmed that they will not be able to deliver new updates to the game. “Friday the 13th: The Game has established a loyal and excited fan base over the last year. As publisher/developer, Gun and IllFonic have made every effort to provide our fans with an authentic and great gaming experience.” “As many in our community may be aware, a legal claim has been made which could affect all future Friday the 13th intellectual property. Although in the past the game has not been subject to any such claim, new content and material going forward will be affected. An initial decision in this case was expected in October 2017, but no decision has yet been issued. The court review of the legal rights is in process, but final resolution may take some time. Until the claim rights can be dismissed or resolved, no new content can be released.” “When we originally learned that the game fell within the crosshairs of this legal dispute, we tried to balance the creation of new content requested by our fans against the maintenance and bug fixing that our community expects and deserves. We attempted to do both within the limits of the legal case.” “We’ve now been forced to accept that the lawsuit makes future content for the game, including alternate play modes, new playable Jasons and Counselors, and new maps, unfeasible now or in the future. Although the listed content types will be affected, we remain committed to launching dedicated servers on our console platforms and providing the continued maintenance and bug fixing important to supporting our fan base.” “So what does this mean exactly? There will be no additional content added to Friday the 13th: The Game. This includes “Uber Jason”, The Grendel Map, Jason Kill Packs, Clothing, Emotes and new Counselors.“ Related Topics: Up Next Second Sight Films Releasing ‘The Changeling’ 4K Limited Edition (UK) Blu-Ray Don't Miss David Gordon Green and Danny McBride Hoping to Make ‘Halloween’ Sequel Advertisement You may like Comments Advertisement Facebook Dark Universe Presents https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oNZEMdODcq4 Advertisement Latest Popular Videos Blu-Ray & DVD3 days ago Glenn Danzig’s Directorial Debut ‘Verotika’ Coming to UK Blu-Ray With Soundtrack CD News3 days ago Jamie Lee Curtis Had to Adapt to Some Limitations and Interesting Changes in ‘Halloween Kills’ News3 days ago [Video] Anthony Michael Hall Says ‘Halloween Kills’ is “Really Intense” News5 days ago ‘World War Z’ Producer Jeremy Kleiner Believes a Sequel Will Happen Someday News7 days ago ‘Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers’ Star Wendy Kaplan Talks Infamous Cast and Crew Hotel Party News2 weeks ago Dario Argento Reuniting With Daughter Asia Argento for New Giallo ‘Black Glasses’ in 2020 News2 weeks ago NECA Releasing Action Figures of Dr Loomis, Laurie Strode and Michael Myers from ‘Halloween II’ News2 weeks ago Dario Argento Will Direct New Giallo ‘Black Glasses’ This Spring, Asia Argento to Star News2 weeks ago ‘Demons’ Star Geretta Geretta Teaming With Lamberto Bava and Kansas Bowling for New Horror Project News2 weeks ago Netflix in Early Talks to Remake ‘The Howling’ With ‘It’ Director Andy Muschietti News3 days ago Jamie Lee Curtis Had to Adapt to Some Limitations and Interesting Changes in ‘Halloween Kills’ News3 days ago [Video] Anthony Michael Hall Says ‘Halloween Kills’ is “Really Intense” News1 week ago Brahms is Unearthed in the Creepy Trailer for William Brent Bell’s ‘The Boy II’ Video Games2 weeks ago Bethesda and id Software Have Delayed ‘DOOM 64’ Until March 2020 Blu-Ray & DVD3 weeks ago [Trailer] Justin Edgar’s Chiller ‘STALKED’ Debuts on DVD and On Demand This February Trending Editorials4 years ago The Many Different Michael Myers Masks Used In Halloween: H20 News3 years ago Todd McFarlane Makes An Announcement on His ‘Spawn’ Script News3 years ago Photo of Doug Bradley Back in Pinhead Makeup for First Time in 12 Years! Blu-Ray & DVD3 years ago Arrow Video Bringing J.S. Cardone’s 1982 Slasher ‘The Slayer’ to Blu-Ray! News3 years ago George A. Romero to Bring ‘Pint of the Living Dead’ to Ottawa ComicCon News3 years ago Official “Friday the 13th: The Game” Release Date Finally Announced! News3 years ago New Photos From Adam Ripp’s Demonic Horror Flick ‘Devil’s Whisper’ News3 years ago Spike’s “The Mist” New Series Trailer Features Gore and Scares!