Official dialogue can be a frustratingly slow form of communication, but it's also the only way to get official answers, so lets keep our chins up, be grateful for whatever we can make of their responses, and try to keep Hasbro sweet
Their enthusiasm for our convention idea is encouraging, and this...
3) If it's not too much bother, please could you specify which Action Force character rights you own (if not all of them, that is)? We are cautious about overstepping any legal boundaries in regards to fanfic or other fan-projects.
We appreciate your concern for the intellectual property rights involved. We would have to check with our legal department to give you a definitive answer.
... shows that they're aware of our intention to keep
alive one way or another and are thankful that we're not just going to go ahead and nick their copyrighted stuff. If we can keep the peace between
-fans and Hasbro, there's a greater chance of working with them on future projects. Mind you, I said chance
, not promise
. Still, let's hope!
PS. Thanks for putting my question forward,
Baron..., maybe we'll hear from Hasbro in due course.