The media, well-known web game RuneScape developer Jagex RS Gold of MarkGerhard expressed his views on the SOPA: the "the SOPA legislation clearance, will be, in essence, built for the Internet users in the United States a national review of the nature of the firewall, in particular, the crushing impact will online games community elements, and will lead to a serious lack of freedom of speech and to increase the difficulty of sharing of creativity and a variety of views between the developers advocate. "
"Torch light" developers RunicGames own official forum expressed their opposition to the legislation of SOPA, and that the bill, if passed, will give the forces of large companies, and individual citizens to bring more many restrictions.
In addition to game developers and game companies, well-known chip maker Nvidia also expressed their own views on the SOPA: "We are against piracy, because it hurt our partners to develop games. However, we do not support the SOPA legislation, because we believe that it is not the correct way to solve this problem. "Nvidia also claims that although Nvidia is a long-term member of the U.S. Entertainment Software Association, the Association did not own the SOPA legislation regarding the position with them to communicate.
In the past recent weeks, the developer of LeagueofLegends RiotGames, Rift developers TrionWorlds the GearsofWar the developers EpicGames and KingdomsofAmalur the developers 38Studios are successively added to the game developers camp opposed to the the SOPA legislative proposals. The U.S. Congress will be January 18 "to stop Internet piracy, the legislative proposal to hold a hearing.