License and attribution

Gao&Blaze is released under the GNU AGPL 3.0 license for the code and under the Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license for the other creations: all these elements may be freely used, modified and shared, as long as you cite its authors and publish any derivative works under a similar license.

Attribution (2021) : La Boussole and association MAIF Prévention.

“Gao&Blaze”, “Gao & Blaze”, “Gao and Blaze”, “Gao y Blaze” and “Gao et Blaze” are registered trademarks.

Please check the additional license terms on our Gitlab repository (at the end) prior to any use.

If you have any questions about the license, use, modification or redistribution of Gao&Blaze, please contact us.

Additional terms to the AGPL v3 license

  • Additional Term 1

Under the following provisions of the license:

“ b) Requiring preservation of specified reasonable legal notices or author attributions in that material or in the Appropriate Legal Notices displayed by works containing it; or

c) Prohibiting misrepresentation of the origin of that material, or requiring that modified versions of such material be marked in reasonable ways as different from the original version; or […]”

It is prohibited to modify and redistribute the software in such a way that the authorship of the software, graphics and text elements of the original version is not made explicit upon launching the software. It is therefore forbidden, for example, to remove or hide the initial presentation screen, or the final credit page of the game presenting La Boussole and the institutions and partners who contributed to the software (non-exhaustive examples).

  • Additional Term 2

Under the following provisions of the license:

“ d) Limiting the use for publicity purposes of names of licensors or authors of the material; or [. . .]”

The names of the authors and contributors of the game may not be used for publicity purposes of a modified version of the software or other derivative work without their consent.

  • Additional Term 3

Under the following provisions of the license:

“(e) Declining to grant rights under trademark law for use of some trade names, trademarks, or service marks; or [. . .]”

You may not use the names “Gao&Blaze”, “Gao & Blaze”, “Gao and Blaze”, “Gao y Blaze” or “Gao et Blaze” in any modified version of the Software or other derivative work without explicit permission.

Third Party Licenses


  • Daniel Bold, by Daniel Midgley ( )
    • Free use. « This font is free for anything you’d like to do with it, commercial or not. No need to ask — just enjoy. »
  • Cupcake Smiles, by Chequered Ink ( )
    • Non-commercial use. “Please see the enclosed file ‘FSLA_NonCommercial_License.html’, or visit the link for the terms of use of this font. Long story short, you can use this font for free for Non-Commercial (Personal) use, but if you want to use it for Commercial use you will need to purchase a license here:”
  • Myriad variable concept, by Carol Twombly and Robert Slimbach
  • Roboto, by Christian Robertson
    • Licence Apache Version 2.0.



Audio Breakdown Updated – licenses

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