Former American football player sues Gears of War dev, claims Cole Train cribs his likeness

Former American football player and wrestler Lenwood "Hard Rock" Hamilton is suing the devs behind Gears of War, claiming that his likeness was stolen in the creation of the character Augustus Cole, aka the Cole Train.

As reported by TMZ, Hamilton claims Cole Train looks similar to him and they both sport derbies, wristbands, and have a gold front tooth.

Weirdly, Hamilton isn't just suing Epic Games here, but also Cole Train actor and former football player Lester Speight.

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