Reverse-Engineered GTA 3 Code Restored to GitHub Following DMCA Counter Notice

Prime Benefit Spotlight: Free games and in-game content Earlier this year, reverse-engineered GTA 3 code and GTA: Vice City code launched on GitHub. That code received a DMCA notice from Take-Two — and now one developer is fighting back. The “Re3” and “reVC” projects are reverse-engineered versions of the Grand Theft Auto 3 and Grand Theft Auto: Vice City code, respectively. The project was created, in part, to open up the possibility for more modification and make it easier to play the games on modern computers. Unfortunately, Grand Theft Auto franchise publisher Take-Two Interactive took issue with the project and sent…

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