The firm behind a Berghain-themed card sport – Bergnein – has been ordered to pay €15,000 in damages to the membership’s bouncer, Sven Marquardt.
Sweden’s Gothenburg District Court dominated that video games firm Beware of Ninja must pay the wonderful and destroy all copies of the sport in possession.
Released in 2016, Bergnein (previously titled Berghain Ze Game) allowed gamers to behave out the function of the fabled doorman the place they may refuse or permit ravers entry into the Berlin techno membership, however didn’t receive Marquadt’s consent to make use of his likeness.
Alexander Kandiloros, creator of the sport, informed Sweden’s Musikguiden radio present that “Satire is lifeless in Sweden,” labelling the ruling “absurd”.
Recently, Marquardt unveiled a brand new pictures exhibition at Georgian techno membership, Khidi.