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post #81 of 161
better late than never.

Ubisoft has so many examples from other companies that they can look at. Finally they have learned and listened.
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If they really wanted to fight piracy they should do what EA has done, make games not even worth the bandwidth to steal it.
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post #83 of 161
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Originally Posted by Marin View Post

- > Ubisoft pulls out of PC market.

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Thank you.

Now i am willing to buy your average rated games on a steam sale :3

This.

Still, for Ubi to redeem themselves they need to pull this DRM from all games, past and present. I did read somewhere that it will require their uplay client.. lol so maybe out with one type of DRM and in with another. We shall see.

Step in the right direction at least. thumb.gif
post #84 of 161
The concept of always online SINGLE PLAYER DRM is beyond stupid. By this day an age, other DRM in comparison is not so bad.
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post #85 of 161
Good news for everyone. Now if only Steam did something similar especially the whole installation/activation limit, that just seems like bull to me.
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Hell must have froze over, I may actually buy ubisoft games again.

This.

Now if just Blizzard would do the same, I might actually buy a copy of Diablo III.
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If they really wanted to fight piracy they should do what EA has done, make games not even worth the bandwidth to steal it.

LOL is that or make games that people really want to buy.
post #88 of 161
Oh no, I just Googled Uplay.

I was happy with Steam, and didn't bother with Xfire. Now Origin's come in and forced me to use it if I wanna play BF3 and now if I wanna play a Ubisoft game I need another client?

For goodness sake! I don't want to use a different client for all these big publishers! Will it not be available on Steam?
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It's a TRAP! They have removed the DRM because they've been studying the interwebs and are now testing the removal of DRM as a source of new revenue!

You said you wouldn't buy their games with DRM, well now you'll need another reason not to!

And if you don't buy their games, you will prove that DRM isn't the issue! OH NO!

It's a TRAP!
    
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It's a TRAP! They have removed the DRM because they've been studying the interwebs and are now testing the removal of DRM as a source of new revenue!
You said you wouldn't buy their games with DRM, well now you'll need another reason not to!
And if you don't buy their games, you will prove that DRM isn't the issue! OH NO!
It's a TRAP!

Wat. I know your post is a joke but now people are saying they will buy future games.


I won't if you have to use uplay. Which won't bother me much because I've never really played any modern Ubisoft games (except for FC2). I am considering it if we don't have to use uplay though.
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