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Nintendo And Japanese Game Makers Win Another R4 Legal Victory

Today, Nintendo won another legal battle against R4 devices against two Japanese distributors. Upholding the ban on R4 devices, a Tokyo court ruled that the accused, two Tokyo-based R4 sellers, must pay a sum total of nearly $1 million in damages to Nintendo and 50 or so other companies that…

R4 Devices Are Now Illegal In France

R4 Devices Are Now Illegal In France

By purchasing R4 cartridges, you can run pirated games on Nintendo portables. Not in France, you can’t. Yesterday, Nintendo revealed that the European nation has made selling R4 devices illegal.

Kiss Your Copying Software Goodbye, Japan!

Kiss Your Copying Software Goodbye, Japan!

Under current Japanese, it is illegal to upload or sell pirated games and movies. It is legal to copy for one’s own personal use. Better get all your personal copying done pronto, because that’s going to get harder.