Ubisoft’s Gods & Monsters was renamed after trademark troubles with Monster Energy | Rock Paper Shotgun

immortals-fenyx-rising-monster-1 Ubisoft's Gods & Monsters was renamed after trademark troubles with Monster Energy | Rock Paper Shotgun

I can honestly tell you that Gods & Monsters never once made me think about Monster Energy drink, but the drinks company apparently thought otherwise. It’s come to light that Monster actually filed a legal opposition to Ubisoft’s Gods & Monsters trademark.

A couple of weeks ago, Ubi revealed they’d renamed the game to Immortals Fenyx Rising, citing creative reasons for the switch. That doesn’t seem to be the whole story, however, because the name change came shortly after this legal challenge was filed.

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