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For Google Play, what kinds documentation can I provide to prove I have permission to use a third party's music in my game?

Ideally you should have some manner of legally binding contract between you and your artist & I would expect that would satisfy their documentation requirements. As a somewhat related topic, you ...
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Can I use the music from an AI in my video game?

Context matters. With any legal question, jurisdiction is important - different places have different rules. Furthermore, "AI" is vague. What are the terms of use on the AI? No one answer ...
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Could I get in trouble for referencing D&D in my RPG game? Copyright consensus on making a game based on tabletop RPGs

Wizards of the Coast (the owners of the Dungeons and Dragons IP) has a set of documents in place that outline what they allow to happen with their trademarked and copyrighted content. Study them and ...
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Using D&D maps as a reference for my indie game

I would personally start with maps that are specifically intended for commercial use. For instance: Dyson Logos (cartographer for WotC's Fizban's Treasury of Dragons) has released over 500 maps under ...
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Can I use the music from an AI in my video game?

tl;dr: Maybe? Nobody knows. Generative AI (GAI) is a new field, not just technologically but also legally. In the next years we are going to see a lot on how judges will apply existing laws and how ...
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