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Old 14 January 2016, 10:19   #52
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And how exactly would they release a product of Sega without their consent? This makes absolutely no sense. They wouldn't have access to the name or any of the technology of the Dreamcast unless they go ahead and re-engineer it which will probably land them a sweet lawsuit.
I was wondering about that too. However, the Dreamcast is mostly off the shelf components. Hitachi SH-4 CPU, Power VR GPU, Windows CE as OS...
Was it Intellivision that released an add on to play Atari 2600 games and got sued by Atari.. it turned out though, you could build an Atari 2600 clone using standard off the shelf components.. Regarding the name.. well.. not sure.. but something like DC2 is likely not copyrighted by Sega..

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