After the release of the No More Heroes 3 trailer at The Game Awards 2019, Studio Plumeau noticed that the trailer used one of their animations without their permission.
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Biggest surprise @thegameawards last night was seeing our fx animation pop up in the #NoMoreHeroes3 trailer. Who do I bill for this? @Grasshopper_EN @marvelous_games @NintendoAmerica @cartoonbrew @catsuka @Kotaku @IGN pic.twitter.com/MFfiNugqNd
— Studio Plumeau (@StudioPlumeau) December 13, 2019
It seems that Suda51 and his team didn’t know that this animation was from Studio Plumeau as evidence has surfaced that this animation was stolen by a user on Envato to sell in a 2D Effects Pack.
Check it out below:
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