This week, the Fordham IPLJ Podcast discusses the gaming leaks involving the new releases Pokemon Sun and Moon. Often, the gaming industry utilizes demos as a channel that promotes brand exposure and harnesses fan excitement with the end goal of encouraging demo-players to purchase the game. Unfortunately, the Pokémon Sun/Moon demo became available to both fans and game-hackers alike. Within the first 24 hours of the demo’s release, hackers “datamined” the demo and leaked all sorts of information to online forums not yet publically shared.
Listen to the full episode here at Fordham’s IPLJ