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http://www.rockpapershotgun.com/2012/01/12/splendid-cd-projekt-to-stop-legal-threats/
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Absolutely fantastic news. In December, the usually admired CD Projekt RED came under considerable fire for employing a law firm to pursue alleged pirates and demand large sums of money. The practice, which is designed to scare people into paying a considerable sum (around €750) to avoid having to go to court and potentially pay tens of thousands plus, has been viewed extremely dimly by many. Compared to blackmail, seemingly avoiding a legal process requiring proof of guilt, and with obvious huge potential for targeting the wrong individuals, it’s a practice RPS is strongly against, as we pleaded to CDP last month. We’re absolutely delighted to report that the company is to cease all such actions.

Took them long enough.
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This just improved my view of cdp back to buying TW2 for 20$ next sale. Their shenanigans had lowered my barrier price to $7.50.
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i didnt buy witcher in steam sale just because of this, now if it ever comes back on sale ill buy it.
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Meh, they only did it because they were somewhat forced to.
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Once again, devs learn that public perception of a company is actually kind of important.
Funny how they never did reveal their SUPER SECRET 100% FOOLPROOF detection scheme.
Oh, maybe because it never actually existed?
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