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Warner Bros. ‘Game of Thrones’ App Draws False Ad Allegations

Feb. 24, 2022, 11:40 PM

Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. falsely advertised price discounts for in-game purchases in its mobile game “Game of Thrones Conquest,” according to a potential class action filed Thursday in federal court in California.

The strategy game, based on the popular HBO television show and the “Song of Ice and Fire” book series, had more than 20 million downloads as of December 2020 and has generated over $750 million in revenue since its 2017 release, according to a complaint filed in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California.

“Warner Bros. deceived consumers by offering specific limited-time ‘bonuses’ that purported ...