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Licensing terms on texture packs?


Starting Adventurer
I would like to make a texture pack based on the MCMiddleEarth packs. It would be distributed for free ( with no adfly , no donate heres, etc) I will provide full credit to McMiddleEarth including a link to the official website. It would use some of the textures off each pack and combine them with new ones.

Is this allowed? If so , what are the licensing terms for your texture packs.

Kind regards,


As written in the terms of service and rules section of the website:
Texture and Resourcepacks

The Texture and Resourcepacks and all of our content that we make available to the public fall under the Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

Minecraft Middle Earth by Minecraft Middle Earth is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
Based on a work at www.mcmiddleearth.com.
Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available at www.mcmiddleearth.com/help/terms.
Note one of the terms is 'ShareAlike' meaning that if you do base a new texturepack on one that is under this license it too should be under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.