The Doomsayer skin in ‘COD Warzone‘ is a blatant palette swap of the GR-74/Jack character’s design. The community was thrilled, but when the original artist claimed that it was plagiarized, Activision took it down. After receiving several complaints from players and contacting the artist, Activision pulled the skin from the game.
‘COD Warzone’s’ Doomsayer skin looks like a palette swap for GR-74/Jack
A recent controversy surrounding ‘COD Warzone’s’ new Doomsayer skin suggests that the company may have plagiarized another game. While a similar skin has already appeared in Modern Warfare 2, the Near Dark variant is a completely black rendition of the same character. This skin has since been removed from the game’s website.
‘COD Warzone‘s’ new Doomsayer skin is a ripoff of the “Deadrop” skin from Dr. Disrespect’s “Deadrop”. Activision Blizzard has denied that the two skins are based on the same design. However, the Doomsayer skin is reminiscent of a ‘COD’ version of the “Deadrop” skin.
‘COD Warzone’s’ new Doomsayer skin is also a rip off of ‘COD: Black Ops’ Jack/GR-74/Jack. The Doomsayer skin is basically a palette swap for Jack/GR-74. The Doomsayer skin is a great addition to the game and will certainly help players get into it.
‘COD Warzone”s’ Doomsayer skin is an excellent option for players that want to customize their character to look better. It’s similar to the GR-74/Jack skin. Its color palette makes it easy to spot enemy units in the game. If you’re a fan of the GR-74/Jack skin, you’ll definitely enjoy it.
Activision’s Floof Fury skin is Plagiarized
Following accusations that Activision plagiarized an original artwork for a Call of Duty: Warzone skin, the company has removed it from the game. The publisher apologized and removed the skin from its website and promotional materials. However, the publisher has not addressed the plagiarism allegations. However, the game’s community has been flooded with complaints about Activision’s Floof Fury skin.
The artist who created the original Floof Fury skin claims that Activision plagiarized his design. His artwork was first published in the year 2019 on the ArtStation website and has been used by the publisher in Warzone. The company said they have acknowledged their mistake, but their response is still pending. However, if the ‘COD’ publisher truly does have copied an artist’s artwork, it will be a huge shame for the game.
In response to the accusations, Activision has removed the ‘Floof Fury’ skin from ‘COD Warzone‘ and ‘COD Vanguard’. The ‘Loyal Samoyed’ skin replaces Kim Tae Young’s operator with a fluffy dog. The skin also features a black and white scarf. Saillin has published her own artwork for the ‘Samoye Medical’ character on Artstation.
Activision removed Floof Fury skin from Call of Duty: Warzone
The Floof Fury skin was removed from Call of Duty: Warzone as a result of accusations from the artist that the developer plagiarized his work. The Samoyed skin was part of a cosmetic bundle for Warzone and Vanguard, but Saillin posted her artwork on ArtStation in 2019. According to Saillin, Activision stole her artwork without giving her attribution and did not pay her for the work.
The samoyed skin featured in the Floof Fury bundle was also plagiarized by a Chinese artist. The samoyed skin was part of a pack for Kim Tae Young, and allegedly bore similarities to concept art. After Polygon pointed out this similarity, Activision apologized for the misunderstanding and removed the Floof Fury skin.
The developer Activision said it had contacted the artist who created the artwork. The artist claimed that Activision had plagiarized his work, and has removed the skin from the game. The artist also pointed out that the skin had similarities to his original concept. Moreover, the game’s developers are embracing ambitious crossovers. Floof Fury skin was a part of the ‘Floof Fury’ tracer pack.