Take-Two Interactive sued over use of virtual currency

Take-Two Interactive and 2K Games are facing a class action lawsuit accusing the company of theft and unlawful business practices, due to virtual currency being non-transferrable between games and lost once servers for older titles are deactivated.

In a complaint filed on November 17 in a federal court for the Northern District of California, a minor represented by their parent is seeking “equitable non-monetary and monetary relief” for themselves and those whose in-game currency was removed from a 2K Games account from November 17, 2019 to the present.

The games mentioned include NBA 2K, WWE 2K, and PGA Tour 2K.

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