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Old October 23rd, 2005 (07:27 AM).
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To translate games to your language?

Right now im translating Pokemon Fire red to dutch...but i don;t know if its legal?? plus i dont know if its already been translated???
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Old October 23rd, 2005 (07:28 AM).
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I don't think it's been translated, and, no, it isn't illegal. Just don't post the rom here, and don't post the link to the rom. You have to post the patch.
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Old October 23rd, 2005 (07:30 AM).
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But its editing a game to your needs right? isnt that hacking the game?? so it being illegal???
i mean roms are illegal anyways right??
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Old October 23rd, 2005 (07:32 AM).
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Hm... From what I've heard from everyone else on this forum, this is not illegal. Everyone else is changing it. What are you so afraid of?
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Old October 23rd, 2005 (07:49 AM).
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yey fire red in dutch
and a rom ist illigal if you got the orriginal game
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Old October 23rd, 2005 (08:16 AM).
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It is legal as long as you have a real copy of the game your translating, you redistribute as an IPS patch & for no charge.
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Old October 23rd, 2005 (08:53 AM).
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It is completely legal aslong as you own the game you're hacking and don't upload the game on flashcarts and start selling it.
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Old October 23rd, 2005 (11:43 AM).
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As long as you dont use it to earn money, or claim the game your own, it's completely legal.

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