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JAGEX LIMITED v.IMPULSE SOFTWARE, ERIC SNELLMAN, and MARK SNELLMAN


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The bot nuke continues.... Jagex wins landmark victory on all counts against Impulse software aka RSbots/Nexus/iBot

Apology letter:
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Judge agreement: http://www.scribd.co...nt-for-Judgment

Lawsuit summary page: http://www.rfcexpres...ftware/summary/

I tell you what, if i'd ever purchased a bot or developed a script i'd be pretty worried. All their data and source code now belongs to Jagex :D

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My eyes are nearly popping out of my head. I feel slightly bad for the devs. Slightly.

Jagex deserves a congratulations though.

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At last.
Another one bites the dust. :twss:

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Another Nuke for the JAGEXEROUS!

Anyway, sounds good to me. :)

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Congrats to Jagex :thumbsup:

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I'm so glad to see this! :thumbsup: :thumbsup: Well done Jagex!
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I don't feel sorry for them at all. They did what they did knowing full well that they were breaking the law.if anything they should count themselves lucky.

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From the sounds of it, it must be one hefty fine on top of legal fees they had to fork out. Damn. o_o Not that I'm for the bot-makers, but that has got to hurt! O_O'

Congratulations, Jagex, on the win. Let's hope we see more victories like this. :)

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Now that's nice to hear. Good job Jagex, that legal method of fighting bots has proven to be quite effective after all :thumbup: (efficient is another matter, but a million pounds sounds useful enough :P).
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I don't feel sorry for them at all. They did what they did knowing full well that they were breaking the law.if anything they should count themselves lucky.


You said what most of us are thinking. Agreed.

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My eyes are nearly popping out of my head. I feel slightly bad for the devs. Slightly.

Jagex deserves a congratulations though.



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I don't feel sorry for them at all. They did what they did knowing full well that they were breaking the law.if anything they should count themselves lucky.

Agreed :P No sympathy from me.
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The totality of this victory is amazing. Jagex have won everything they wanted out of the case. Congratulations.

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That's what I like to see, keep up the good work Jagex :)

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That’s a rather interesting and gratifying mea culpa letter.

But it’s more than that - they are cooperating w/Jagex re: script writers for iBOT. I imagine there are a lot of teenaged sphincters tightening over that. :rolleyes:

I am looking forward to hearing from some of our self-proclaimed legal experts... the ones who insisted Jagex had no grounds in this case.

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This victory almost soothes my disappointment over Jagex removing F2P hiscores. :P

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>Bring back free trade, people buy membrship
>Bot makers start a business again
>Jagex sues bot makers.
Win. This money had better go towards new content, though I assume a fair amount went to the costs of this case.
Clever work jagex.

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They won at least one million dollars, Ambler. I doubt the case cost even that. :P

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This is truly incredible. If they were able to win this clearly against them, it could mean that they're able to stop other bot developers through legal means as well :thumbsup:

I would never have imagined that they would be able to win such a case. Huge damn congratz to Jagex :D




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