Porting content

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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 tolerated on Nexus Mods. But there are some (rare) developers/publishers who allows porting of content from their games to other games. This page is for listing those Developers and Publishers so that you can easily find out which games you can safely port content from and who you can not do so.


Developers/Publishers who allow porting

As of 2012/09/20

The following game Developers/Publishers have indicated that they allow content from their games to be ported to other games, provided it is not for profit and that full credit is given:


The following game Developers/Publishers have indicated that they allow content from their games to be used, but with their own set of rules that must be followed:

  • Microsoft (Halo, Fable, Age of Empires, etc.)
  • EA/BioWare (for and within the Dragon Age series only.)

Developers/Publishers who might allow porting

As of 2012/12/17

The following game Developers/Publishers have previously granted permission to port their assets to specific mod authors when contacted provided it is not for profit and that full credit is given. Note that explicit permission is required to port such assets:

List of authors with specific permission

As of 2012/11/29

The follow mod authors have received specific permission to port assets from certain games that requires explicit permission from the respected Publisher/Developer, for use in their (non-profit) mods:


En Masse Entertainment (TERA):


Dexsoft-Games