In November 2007 Playlogic International won a lawsuit against WorldForge and Burut Co considering the copyright of Ancient Wars: Sparta
. It was ruled that Playlogic owns the copyright for the game and that Worldforge/Burut are forbidden to distribute the game outside the former Soviet Union territory.
References to the game
Scenes from this game were used in the documentation Hannibal
from the joint venture glanz.LEISTUNG.