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User Info: darkphoenix181

darkphoenix181
4 years ago#1
http://www.gamespot.com/news/german-group-sues-valve-6403307

A European court ruled last summer that content creators can't prohibit post-purchase redistribution of work, no matter what end-user license agreement says.
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User Info: BlueBombei2

BlueBombei2
4 years ago#2
They might not go away, but online passes and locked content can still exist.

User Info: darkphoenix181

darkphoenix181
4 years ago#3
BlueBombei2 posted...
They might not go away, but online passes and locked content can still exist.


maybe one day someone will sue them for that too
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User Info: BlueBombei2

BlueBombei2
4 years ago#4
I think they already did. Didn't EA get sued when Dragon Age 2 was released? This was in the United States and if I recall correctly they lost.

User Info: majin nemesis

majin nemesis
4 years ago#5
one less problem now
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User Info: PhoenixRush

PhoenixRush
4 years ago#6
Would be nice to be able to still try before I buy.
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User Info: Kaliesto

Kaliesto
4 years ago#7
BlueBombei2 posted...
I think they already did. Didn't EA get sued when Dragon Age 2 was released? This was in the United States and if I recall correctly they lost.




Was it about the DLC?
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User Info: Kaliesto

Kaliesto
4 years ago#8
Thanks TC, you give me hope.
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User Info: RahzarX

RahzarX
4 years ago#9
They didn't try to ban selling games after you buy them. They're just tying your game to your console so even if you did sell it, no on else can play it.
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User Info: darkphoenix181

darkphoenix181
4 years ago#10
RahzarX posted...
They didn't try to ban selling games after you buy them. They're just tying your game to your console so even if you did sell it, no on else can play it.


Which is essentially the same thing Steam does and got sued for just now.
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