Urgent! People selling models from games? How can we KNOW sellers aren't just ripping models from games and selling it here?

Discussion started by araujo-bba

Hi all,

I recently bought a super cheap model here because it looked cool, and I wanted to use it on a game I'm making. Upon opening the model, I noticed that it looks a little too good to be true. Did I just buy a model that was ripped from a game?

This is the model in question. It looks familiar, but I'm not sure from where. https://www.cgtrader.com/3d-models/electronics/com...

And this is the seller: https://www.cgtrader.com/3danax

His stuff looks so all over the place that I wouldn't be surprised if everything is just ripped from games or other libraries.

Answers

Posted over 3 years ago
1

I asked around my group of friends and I was right. This character is a robot from Iron Man 2, called the Hammer Drones and it's definitely copyrighted material.

Posted over 3 years ago
0

Write in support of CGTrader

Posted over 3 years ago
0

But before you blame you should compare the mesh model.
Although the price is suspiciously low, it is worrying

Posted over 3 years ago
0

http://www.3dcadbrowser.com/download.aspx?3dmodel=74138
https://3dwarehouse.sketchup.com/model/u38d1a43b-22db-4234-bae6-dfd6f043e342/Hammer-Drone-%D0%B8%D0%B7-%D0%B8%D0%B3%D1%80%D1%8B-Iron-Man-3

Posted over 3 years ago
0

its what append when you buy a crap model at a crap price... at the end you pay and loose your money

Posted over 3 years ago
6

Hello there,

Thanks for the report. The model was suspended, the buyer has received a refund for that purchase, and our support team will undergo an investigation of designer's other assets.

Regards,
Eddie, CGTrader

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