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Fallout 3 remake in Fallout 4 cancelled [45360]

 
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 13, 2018 10:52 pm    Post subject: Fallout 3 remake in Fallout 4 cancelled [45360] Reply with quote

Remember the Fallout 3 fan remake in Fallout 4, Capital Wasteland? Well, even though this remake looked amazing and had a lot of potential, its development team decided to cease its development. The main reason behind this cancellation was the legal issues that could surfaced by using the voice-acting from Fallout 3.

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 14, 2018 10:40 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

And it did not occur to them:
- get permission to use assets
- use own voice (go around it as a whole)
- require owning the game and provide a patch that extracts the voice required (no need to share voice clips you don't own)
- finish it without voice (still better than nothing) and modders could provide clips later over a site like Nexus.

Demonstrates well how corporate greed kills innovation.
Sad.
Fuck Bethesda. Or, rather, Bethesda, go fuck yourselves!
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PostPosted: Thu Mar 15, 2018 9:16 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Dude, a company has to defend its IP or they risk losing the rights to it. It's not corporate greed. It's business.
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PostPosted: Thu Mar 15, 2018 2:20 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Saw this coming, no not Csimbi and his whining but saw this remake falling on it's ass. Only a n00b goes using a companies assets without asking. How many times does shit like this have to happen before people clue in.

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