Originally posted by Twistin'Ghost
Do these f*cks really think people are going to pay for this stuff the way they do new releases? I think that the sudden *boom* interest that they see will dissipate once they have wiped out all of the fan sites. They will kill the scene, lose their investment, then the existing scene will have to start all over again. (sigh)
Their arrogance is astounding. To actually own the rights to so little,(a brand name?),& yet go waiving legal sticks at fanssites, is the height of hypocrisy!
Of course it'd probably cause a Back to the future situation, the C64 scene would be forced to go underground like the old days- except it'd look a tad suspicious if we were all caught in the school grounds swapping CD's of C64 d/l's!
Even more difficult given one of my old school's has been torn down & replaced by a church!