EA said to have filed the trademark ownership rights over the title of “Marvel Contest of Champions HAck“! The title, though not yet officially announced by EA, would seem to be the title of the latest expansion pack of their popular MMORPG, World of Warcraft, which was prepared for the year 2014.
Based on the information mentioned EA to support the filing of the patent, “Marvel Contest of Champions” is referred to as “computer game software” with other supporting information “downloadable computer game software”. It was enough to indicate that EA does intend to use the title as the title of their game, which somehow is a new game or updates for their games that exist today. However, look at the habits of the past few years, it could be concluded that the “Marvel Contest of Champions” is the latest expansion pack for World of Warcraft.
Earlier, in the last 2 years, EA has always filed a patent on the title of a new expansion pack for World of Warcraft approximately 1-2 months prior to BlizzCon event in the same year. BlizzCon 2013 itself will be held in early November 2013, more precisely on November 8 to 9. Whatever will the original form of the “Marvel Contest of Champions” is, EA seems to be utilizing the BlizzCon 2013 event to provide more information regarding the new trademark them. So, let’s wait for the announcement at BlizzCon, approximately 1 month 1 week from now.