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SIGN HERE

This is not just about Sim City. This is about PC games in general. This is for Ubisoft, Blizzard, EA, and all other companies following suit. Not having the ability to play a singeplayer game without an internet connection? Horrendous. DRM does not help us in anyway. But what do they care, they already have your money...Let your voice be heard!

FREEEEEEEDOMMMMMMMM


Edited by lacrossewacker - 3/8/13 at 12:53pm
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Signed and already diligently boycotting all EA products.

I will, however, be playing HotS.
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Originally Posted by lacrossewacker View Post

Here is a link to the White House Petition for refunds on dysfunctional games caused by DRM
https://petitions.whitehouse.gov/petition/institute-industry-wide-return-policy-video-games-rely-remote-servers-and-drm-function-properly/nMy1wrtC

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Agreed.
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Originally Posted by lacrossewacker View Post

Here is a link to the White House Petition for refunds on dysfunctional games caused by DRM
https://petitions.whitehouse.gov/petition/institute-industry-wide-return-policy-video-games-rely-remote-servers-and-drm-function-properly/nMy1wrtC

I also suggest that anyone who bought their game on origin issue a stop payment with their bank. Warning: They claim that they have the right to shut down your Origin account if you issue a stop payment but if they do then they will be subject to a large class action lawsuit if enough people get involved in doing this. I just issued a stop payment with my bank because I said the product was defective and the manufacturer was unable or unwilling to issue me a refund.
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Agreed.

Your avatar begs to differ. I dont know about you guys but DRM is there for a reason. A lot of people would not even bother to buy the game if you can pirate it. You have to keep in mind you cant please everyone. On top of that they have to make $. At this day and age i would not make a game that would not need Internet connection to play.
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Your avatar begs to differ. I dont know about you guys but DRM is there for a reason. A lot of people would not even bother to buy the game if you can pirate it. You have to keep in mind you cant please everyone. On top of that they have to make $. At this day and age i would not make a game that would not need Internet connection to play.

Not everyone has the tools available to play a game that only functions via Internet Connection.
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Your avatar begs to differ. I dont know about you guys but DRM is there for a reason. A lot of people would not even bother to buy the game if you can pirate it. You have to keep in mind you cant please everyone. On top of that they have to make $. At this day and age i would not make a game that would not need Internet connection to play.

Xbox is able to do it.
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Signed
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