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Old May 30, 2011, 18:44   #6
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Originally Posted by Derakon View Post
Are we clear on the legalities of using tiles from that particular game?
Nope. The legal status of abandonware has never been definitively proven, agreed or legislated for, IIUC. I'm assuming that the reference to "old" Ultima games means we're talking about abandonware. If the copyright in the graphics can actually be traced to an active corporation or a living individual then things get much easier to resolve, but usually resulting in no free usage. LucasArts are well known for forbidding any Star Wars-based free games, for example.
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