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| Bethesda Game Studios || Not under any circumstances. || N/A
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| Zenimax Media Inc (Bethesda Game Studios, Arkane Studios, id Software, Machine Games, Tango Gameworks, Battlecry Studios, Vir2L Studios) || Not under any circumstances. || [http://www.zenimax.com/legal_terms Terms of Service]
 
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| Bioware || Porting assets for, and within the 'Dragon Age' series only. || [http://forums.nexusmods.com/index.php?/topic/427607-eabiowares-stance-on-modding-dragon-age Nexus forums]
 
| Bioware || Porting assets for, and within the 'Dragon Age' series only. || [http://forums.nexusmods.com/index.php?/topic/427607-eabiowares-stance-on-modding-dragon-age Nexus forums]
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| GSC GameWorld || Porting assets from the 'S.T.A.L.K.E.R' series. || N/A
 
| GSC GameWorld || Porting assets from the 'S.T.A.L.K.E.R' series. || N/A
 
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| Microsoft || Limitations & requirements in the source. || [http://www.xbox.com/en-US/developers/Rules Game Content Usage Rules]
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| Microsoft || Terms & conditions in the source. || [http://www.xbox.com/en-US/developers/Rules Game Content Usage Rules]
 
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| Riot Games || Limitations & requirements in the source. || [http://www.riotgames.com/legal-jibber-jabber Legal Jibber Jabber]
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| Riot Games || Porting assets from "League of Legends" (terms & conditions in the source). || [http://www.riotgames.com/legal-jibber-jabber Legal Jibber Jabber]
 
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| Ubisoft || Limitations & requirements in the source. || [https://legal.ubi.com/termsofuse/en-GB Terms of Use]
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| Ubisoft || Terms & conditions in the source (6. UGC). || [https://legal.ubi.com/termsofuse/en-GB Terms of Use]
 
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Revision as of 12:32, 31 March 2015

Overview

Porting content from one game to another is generally not allowed, even between games developed and published by the same company. Therefore, porting content from one game to another is not permitted on NexusMods, unless the developer/publisher of that specific game allows porting of content from their games to other games.

There are some general rules when porting content, aside from requiring permission and following the rights holders set requirements and limitations:

  • It is not for profit.
  • Full credit is given (both in Readme, and on-site).
  • It does not reflect negatively on the rights holder.

List of developers/publishers

These are the developers/publishers whom we have information on regarding their stance on porting (Check sources!).

Developer/Publisher Details Source(s)
Zenimax Media Inc (Bethesda Game Studios, Arkane Studios, id Software, Machine Games, Tango Gameworks, Battlecry Studios, Vir2L Studios) Not under any circumstances. Terms of Service
Bioware Porting assets for, and within the 'Dragon Age' series only. Nexus forums
CD Projekt RED Porting assets from the 'The Witcher' series. CD Projekt Red forums
GSC GameWorld Porting assets from the 'S.T.A.L.K.E.R' series. N/A
Microsoft Terms & conditions in the source. Game Content Usage Rules
Riot Games Porting assets from "League of Legends" (terms & conditions in the source). Legal Jibber Jabber
Ubisoft Terms & conditions in the source (6. UGC). Terms of Use

Sources

GameBanana Porting Whitelist