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30-05-04, 20:33
:confused: a question; ( again, what's with all these question's??) if lara croft/tomb raider is copy righted how come that all those people that draw picture's ( espiecily
the rude?crude one's) & the people who write storie's
and put them on the inter net are not prossicuted http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/whistle.gif
i know that immation is a form of flattery but try and tell that to a judge (or core/eidios)

30-05-04, 20:45
I'm sure I read somewhere that technically, fan works are a copyright infringment but that companies don't mind as long as people aren't making money out of it, as they feel it helps promotion and what is a game without fans? http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif Don't know this for sure though...just something I heard.

Oh yes and a famous court battle saw the owner of infamous site "Nude Raider" sued a milllion dollars. If the owners of LAra get wind of nude pics, they'll ask the site to remove 'em, as they don't want Lara's image as a porn star.

[ 30. May 2004, 21:48: Message edited by: Ocean-Sirius ]