View Full Version : Screenshots/Picture Restrictions

08-03-2001, 03:50 AM
I'm looking into making some photos, alterations to screenshots from JKO. Ultimatley the will be used for web-sites, and I'm not sure what is allowed and what is not....can anyone give me some feedback on this, so I don't waste my time.....thanks

08-03-2001, 05:32 AM
Check the LEC site, prolly under legal stuff or the FAQ. Im sure it would be illegal though.

08-03-2001, 05:37 AM
Yeah, LEC has a lot of legal issues. They recently threatened to sue a kid that made a deathstar level for UT.

08-03-2001, 12:28 PM
Makes you wonder when it gets taken that far, I mean it's just fun and games. I can understand where they're coming from, but is it really necessary? :(

08-03-2001, 03:52 PM
I will have to look more into it, as I know that fan-sites, private sites, and even clan sites have screen shots and images from JK, but I guess that has to do with the fact that the own the game. I just see alot of sites that are not LEC affliated or authorized, and they all have pictures of movie images, characters, etc.....so who knows, but im sure LEC knows..... :D

08-03-2001, 05:28 PM
I dont understand why these companies need to be sooooo fussy. I think they should be more concerned with their games being copied etc..

08-03-2001, 05:42 PM
Why do you worry about that?
Im 99% sure that Its illegal, but cmon!
They wont sue you because you use a screnshot of the game! Its even promotion for them
Of course if you do something reasonable
I remember there were some problems with a DF level because the objective was stealing some porn photos of princess Leia, but if you dont make anything like that, you wont have any problem

08-03-2001, 08:38 PM
Well, If you don't advertise that is the objective (Go steal some personel files!), then they may never know!

BTW, that level still around? :p :p :D :p :p

08-03-2001, 10:33 PM
MadPoster, remember that respect I mentioned in an earlier post?

Well, it just left...

08-04-2001, 09:40 PM
You had respect for me?

That's a first!!!

08-05-2001, 12:58 AM
having a sig that takes up 2/3 of your posts lost a large amount of respect for you from a lot of people :)

'specially wardz....... he's nasty about that!

08-05-2001, 07:50 AM
Yea...wardz doesnt like large sig pics and neither do I. They slow down loading times and have no reason to be so big :rolleyes: . Can you imagine when there are thousands of memebers on here...all those large sig pics :eek: ...eek indeed

08-05-2001, 04:56 PM
Well, just be thankful they don't have sig webcams.

08-05-2001, 07:19 PM
Yes you're right people wardz doesn't like large sigs. And Yes he is vicious!

Lose the sig madposter, You're being disrespectful now, enough people have commented on it, so for the last time of asking could you PLEASE remove the sig?


08-06-2001, 09:07 PM