I knew it! The current laws for patents and copyrights are a result of greed and lack of "The common good."
So, I was browsing the forums over at mapcore.org and someone posted a very interesting link to a series of videos called:
EVERYTHING IS A REMIX:
It is a very informative.
Copying is natural, and everyone does it. It is called "learning." So why do we feel the need to "protect our creations" when chances are "our" creations come from others' creations?
The original intent of the patent and copyright system had a good purpose. I am glad to have seen that the purpose was originally with good intent.
Yes, AAA companies copy more than anyone. If you want to be successful in the gaming industry, COPY (and get some good attorneys while you are at it, cause you will be sued.)
Question, why do you feel you need to copyright your stuff?