Can I sell in-game images?

Am I allowed to take photographs from a video game which i create the still shot for myself, and then print and sell them for profit?

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Alasdair Taylor's Answer

The short answer is: no.

You almost certainly are not permitted to do this. Your right to use the copyright content of the game (which will include screenshots showing in-game assets) will usually be set out in a EULA or another form of licence agreement. This will almost invariable prohibit resale of that copyright content.

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