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#35: Super Illegal and Super Awesome

May 18th, 2017 · 50 minutes

Fan made games, and how copyright owners react to these projects.

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Links and Show Notes

The World of Pokémon Fan Games Has Become A Minefield - Kotaku
After Nine Years Of Work, Fans Release Their Own Pokémon Game - Kotaku
Pokémon Uranium NEW Full Game Trailer - Explore Tandor Region! - YouTube
Pokémon Essentials Wiki | Fandom powered by Wikia
Pokémon Uranium Creators Pull Game After A Reported 1.5 Million Downloads - Kotaku
Twitch Is Playing An Unreleased Pokémon Hack That Took Eight Years To Make - Kotaku
Black Mesa (video game) - Wikipedia
Here's What The Creators of Pokémon Sun and Moon Think About Fan Games - Kotaku
Pokémon Prism | Rijon Wiki | Fandom powered by Wikia
RPG Maker
How To Make a Pokemon Game in RPG Maker - Part 1: Getting Started - YouTube
To the Moon
Twine / An open-source tool for telling interactive, nonlinear stories
Adventure Creator
Arcade Game Studio
Arcade Game Construction Kit - Wikipedia
Metroid 2 fan remake finally released, quickly hit with copyright claims - Polygon
AM2R Fan Trailer - YouTube
Nintendo slaps Metroid 2 remake and 500-plus fangames with takedown orders - Polygon
Here's What Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Looked Like In The Early Stages - Kotaku
Zelda Fan Game Turns Breath of the Wild Prototype Into Thing You Can Play - Kotaku
Zelda Fan Game Changes Course After Nintendo Issues Takedown - Kotaku
Nintendo threatens diehard fans; Sega hires them - Kotaku
Taxman and Stealth: The Story behind Sonic Mania's Fans Turned Developers - YouTube
Sonic Utopia Reveal Trailer - YouTube
Sonic CD Demonstration - YouTube
Sega gives Sonic fans the okay to make games - Destructoid
The new Sonic basically lets you play as fan art - The Verge
Sonic Forces: Custom Hero Trailer - YouTube
Pokémon Brick Bronze Wikia | Fandom powered by Wikia
Pokémon Brick Bronze | ROBLOX - YouTube
Crusader Kings 2: A Game of Thrones (CK2:AGOT) mod - Mod DB
Super Mario 3Mix for NES Review - Nintendo ROM Hack - YouTube
Hack flips Super Metroid on its side, makes game even harder • Eurogamer.net
Pokémon ROM Hacks - YouTube