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The Big N Is On The Move
« on: January 06, 2021, 09:30:11 pm »
https://torrentfreak.com/nintendo-wants-15-million-in-damages-from-pirate-rom-site-200104/

https://torrentfreak.com/nintendo-mass-dmca-takedown-removes-hundreds-of-fangames-from-game-jolt-210105/



So this is a thing.  The Big N has done similar stuff in the past but looks like they're targeting stuff one website at a time.


I just got back into the scene too.



What are everyone's thoughts here on this?
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Re: The Big N Is On The Move
« Reply #1 on: January 06, 2021, 10:08:00 pm »
This signature is an illusion and is a trap devised by Satan. Go ahead dauntlessly! Make rapid progres!

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Re: The Big N Is On The Move
« Reply #2 on: January 06, 2021, 11:01:03 pm »
Looks like Universe is yet another romsite that charged money for premium accounts.  That's a no-no on any level; if not Nintendo, someone else could've shot them down pretty easily.

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Re: The Big N Is On The Move
« Reply #3 on: March 01, 2021, 04:45:53 am »
I'll bet it's some idiot who don't realize that fan translation is personal use only.

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Re: The Big N Is On The Move
« Reply #4 on: March 01, 2021, 01:40:27 pm »
I'll bet it's some idiot who don't realize that fan translation is personal use only.
That has nothing to do with the links in the first post..?
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Re: The Big N Is On The Move
« Reply #5 on: March 01, 2021, 04:16:21 pm »
That has nothing to do with the links in the first post..?

You're right. That has nothing to do with the links in the first post.

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Re: The Big N Is On The Move
« Reply #6 on: March 03, 2021, 02:46:47 am »
Note entirely related, but I just saw this the other day: https://twitter.com/forestillusion/status/1341222991619792897

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Re: The Big N Is On The Move
« Reply #7 on: March 03, 2021, 08:22:18 am »
Like I said before, that's the biggest issue with Nintendo in recent years, they're bullies.

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Re: The Big N Is On The Move
« Reply #8 on: March 03, 2021, 05:51:19 pm »
What kind of Bullies?