microsoft-building.jpgIPNews® – Microsoft Inc. said Monday that it has renewed and refiled trademark applications for the name of the classic 1990s one-on-one fighting video game series Killer Instinct.

The announcement immediately provoked speculation in the gaming community about a reissue of the original games on Microsoft’s Xbox Live Arcade, or even an entirely new installment in the series. The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office shows a listing for the word trademark Killer Instinct filed on Microsoft’s part on Sept. 12, registered for video game software and entertainment services providing video games online. To continue reading, click: Microsoft Renews “Killer Instinct” Trademark, Stokes Hopes Of Game Revival