Just wondering ,i'm new to freeware and am a bit confused ..

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Just wondering ,i'm new to freeware and am a bit confused as to weather
games like Monopoly and games using characters from say nintendo games or
arcade classics revamped, really be classed as freeware??

don't get me wrong , i'm not trying to look a gift horse in the mouth or
anything.........just wondering...
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  1. Archived from groups: alt.comp.freeware.games (More info?)

    "Arcadia" <Nospam@nospamthanku.com> wrote:
    >Just wondering ,i'm new to freeware and am a bit confused as to weather
    >games like Monopoly and games using characters from say nintendo games or
    >arcade classics revamped, really be classed as freeware??
    >
    >don't get me wrong , i'm not trying to look a gift horse in the mouth or
    >anything.........just wondering...

    They can't. They're infringing on copyrights and trademarks.
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  2. Archived from groups: alt.comp.freeware.games (More info?)

    Hi Thanks for your reply , thats pretty much what i thought , so which sites
    are trusted to have only pure freeware without copyright/trademark
    infigenments?

    TIA


    "Bateau" <Gamera@work.stomping.aza> wrote in message
    news:omh9g05hcuptedhsa0j3s8qbj4empfnun1@4ax.com...
    > "Arcadia" <Nospam@nospamthanku.com> wrote:
    > >Just wondering ,i'm new to freeware and am a bit confused as to weather
    > >games like Monopoly and games using characters from say nintendo games or
    > >arcade classics revamped, really be classed as freeware??
    > >
    > >don't get me wrong , i'm not trying to look a gift horse in the mouth or
    > >anything.........just wondering...
    >
    > They can't. They're infringing on copyrights and trademarks.
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  3. Archived from groups: alt.comp.freeware.games (More info?)

    "Arcadia" <Nospam@nospamthanku.com> wrote:
    >Hi Thanks for your reply , thats pretty much what i thought , so which sites
    >are trusted to have only pure freeware without copyright/trademark
    >infigenments?

    Try indie game developer sites cause they take it more seriously.
    www.madmonkey.net maybe.
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