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I'm currently cloning a game and still using the sound and graphic assets of the original.

I know that I may not distribute those assets but what about publishing a video of my progress as part of a dev diary, is that allowed?

Thanks.

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Keep in mind that 99% of the answers here are not from actual lawyers. Furthermore - the answer may depend on your territory. Take it with a grain of salt. –  Krom Stern Nov 21 '12 at 13:56

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Unless you obtain written consent from the owner, probably not. This is one way of distributing the assets, after all. Maybe that's some kind of fair use but I wouldn't bet on it, so your best option is just to ask for permission.

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I don't think it's fair use, since a devlog is essentially marketing. –  Liosan Nov 22 '12 at 9:24

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