The correct answer is B. Programming code for a video game.
Intellectual property is a term used to refer to the legal protection that inventors have over their creations for commercial use. This is necessary to safeguard creators from being copied without authorization. that is, it opposes counterfeiting, piracy, and plagiarism, through legal protection and by giving creations credit to creators. According to this, one example of intellectual property is "programming code for a video game" because as books, paintings and other materials, programming codes are unique creations or inventions and therefore the creator needs to be acknowledged for this and the programming code cannot be used by others without authorization. So, the correct answer is B. Programming code for a video game.