This project of the team, who signed an open source project for GTA 3 and Vice City games, had to be shelved due to copyrights.
Developed by a small team with reverse engineering method GTA 3 and GTA: Vice City their projects were shelved for violating copyrights. This project, which emerged some time ago, was canceled by the DMCA (Digital Millennium Copyright Act) upon Rockstar Games’ application for copyright were.
GTA 3 and Vice City project canceled
This project is one of the best games of the series with reverse engineering process. GTA 3 and GTA: Vice City It would allow us to play games on PC as well as be open source via GitHub. We can say that this would have ignited an endless possibility fuse for games that became open to mod making. Due to its open source, it meant that many different modes for games, especially graphic modes, were created. Even the addition of graphical innovations such as ray tracing was taken for granted. As a matter of fact, one of the first fruits of this project RE3 and RE VC We can say that their projects were the precursors of the first examples to emerge.
Shortly after this news came out, Take Two, under the umbrella of Rockstar Games, made a DMCA request and the project was canceled. This request underlines that the project uses copyrighted content owned by Take Two and that this use is unauthorized. After this copyright request, all files of the project on the GitHub system have been removed.