Guitar Hero 5 Uses Cobain's Image Illegally: Love

Nirvana frontman's widow threatens to sue Activision
By Harry Kimball,  Newser Staff
Posted Sep 10, 2009 4:58 PM CDT
Guitar Hero 5 Uses Cobain's Image Illegally: Love
Courtney Love in 2007.   (AP Photo)

Kurt Cobain's widow, Courtney Love, says she plans to sue Activision for allegedly including the Nirvana frontman’s image in its Guitar Hero 5 without permission, MTV reports. “For the record this Guitar Hero shit is breach of contract on a Bullys part and there will be a proper addressing of this and retraction," she tweets. "WE are going to sue the shit out of ACtivision we being the Trust the Estate the LLC the various LLCs Cobain Enterprises." (Read more Kurt Cobain stories.)

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