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Fair use rationales[edit]

Non-free media information and use rationale for Toxin (comics)

This is a scan of the cover to Toxin #3, art by Simon Bisley, copyright Marvel Comics



Toxin (comics)

Portion used


Low resolution?

Small size unsuitable to use for high quality reproduction

Purpose of use

Image is used for purposes of illustration in the above-named article, a subject of public interest.


Image is protected by copyright, therefore a free use alternative won't exist.

Other information

Although the picture is originally copyright, it is covered by fair use because:

  1. It is a low resolution copy of a comic book cover, hence, only a small portion of the commercial product;
  2. The use of the image will not affect the value of the original work or limit the copyright holder's rights or ability to sell or distribute the original comic book;
  3. Copies of this image could not be used to make illegal copies of the comic book;
  4. The image is used as the primary means of visual identification of topics in the article. For a visual medium such as comic books, words alone cannot adequately describe the subject;
Fair useFair use of copyrighted material in the context of Toxin (comics)//

Cover to Toxin #3. Art by Simon Bisley. [1]


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current00:14, 29 October 2017Thumbnail for version as of 00:14, 29 October 2017261 × 382 (33 KB)DatBot (talk | contribs)Reduce size of non-free image (BOT - disable)
07:19, 22 July 2011No thumbnail330 × 484 (66 KB)DASHBot (talk | contribs)Bot: Rescaling Fair Use Image (shutoff)
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