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...and people still buy Ubisoft games? That surprises me more. Last game I actually bought from them was the crappy console garbage of a "game" they called a sequel to the original Far Cry.
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...and people still buy Ubisoft games? That surprises me more. Last game I actually bought from them was the crappy console garbage of a "game" they called a sequel to the original Far Cry.
FC2 is an alright game. It's one of those games you need to get into and use your imagination a bit, rather than with cod and the like that says "go here and do this" you do stuff any way you want.

May I suggest you go on youtube and look up "Let's Play x" by the user damo2986 - really gives you an insight on doing a bit of role play and games. Plus he's doing one of my all time favourites: SW: KOTOR
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Why are they still doing this? Didn't they figure out that it didn't work with ac2? I didn't buy that game until they removed the drm, and i'll likely do the same for this game.
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Originally Posted by R. Smith View Post
Don't worry, it will get cracked and put up as a torrent without DRM so people can play it, which will in turn cause companies to apply even more draconian measures to prevent piracy, this will cause people to torrent instead of buying to avoid DRM.

The circle of life.
this isn't much of an issue unless it gets cracked and released before or just shortly after launch. if i remember correctly, the drm in assassin's creed lasted 3 weeks without a full crack and its probably what ubisoft was hoping for.
Edited by dontpwnmebro - 7/27/11 at 3:21pm
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companies are too stupid to get that every game no matter what DRM there is WILL BE HACKED AND IS ALREADY HACKED

DRMs dont affect pirates only the paying honest customers

save ur real paying customers the troubles and release games without DRM u stupid companies
    
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and yet i still don't care. Assassins Creed Revelations will go on with or without that. If it doesn't affect gameplay then who cares?
Lots of people with crap internet connections, obviously. There is NO excuse for an always on internet DRM scheme on a singleplayer campaign. Multiplayer? Of course, singleplayer? No freaking way.
    
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Well, consider my Driver Pre-order cancelled then, I have Satellite and its very flakey. Not going to have my game shut down cause my net blinks no thanks. This is Evil DRM and only fuels the Pirates IMHO
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companies are too stupid to get that every game no matter what DRM there is WILL BE HACKED AND IS ALREADY HACKED

DRMs dont affect pirates only the paying honest customers

save ur real paying customers the troubles and release games without DRM u stupid companies
no, they clearly get that. what they continually attempt to do is get a drm that will hold off hackers until initial sales drop after the first month or so. splinter cell chaos theory had drm that worked exceedingly well and was uncracked for well over a year
Edited by dontpwnmebro - 7/27/11 at 4:17pm
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For one hand I think it's perfect because the pirates were further complicated their work xD
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I don't have a hard-wired connection, so I never get games that require a constant connection, I don't care how popular it is. If a storm rolls in, I lose my connection. Too hot outside? Lose connection. And I can't run cable to my house, because we had it removed.
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