Overclock.net › Forums › Industry News › Video Game News › [BigDL]Dawn of War II = No Install Limit, Will Have DRM
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

[BigDL]Dawn of War II = No Install Limit, Will Have DRM

post #1 of 3
Thread Starter 
Quote:
DRM is perhaps the biggest three-letter acronym in the PC game industry in 2008 and everyone wants to know if their favorite game will have some kind of DRM set-up. In a new chat over at Videogamer.come the question was put to Jeff Lydell, the associate producer at Relic Entertainment for their upcoming RTS game Warhammer 40,000 Dawn of War II.

The bad news? Yes there will be some sort of DRM set up for the game. The good news? Lydell seems to believe that there will be no install limits for the game, adding, "We want people to be able to play their games on multiple PCs. We want them to be able to play it with their friends, and most importantly we want any authentication to not be annoying or a detriment to the experience." The game is set for release in the first quarter of 2009.
Source
Nemesis NE-α
(15 items)
 
   
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 4790k (Devil's Canyon) AsRock Z97 Extreme 4 Visiontek AMD 6990 Corsair XMS3 DDR3 1600 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Samsung EVO 840 XSPC Raystorm Windows 8.1 Dell U2311H 1920x1080 IPS 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Dell U2311H 1920x1080 IPS Dell U2311H 1920x1080 IPS Ducky Blue Overclock.net Themed Mechanical Keyb... Corsair Silver 1kw  
CaseMouseAudio
Case Labs TH10 Logitech G502 Logitech 5.1 speakers w/ Onkyo Receiver 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Xeon W3520 i7 4.0ghz EVGA X58 Classified Visiontek 6990 GSkill 6GB DDR3 Pi 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
2x OCZ Vertex 60GB SSD ; 2x 1TB ; 2x 2TB Samsung BluRay Burner Windows 7 Ultimate 64x 3x Dell U2311H 23" 1080p IPS 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 Gaming Keyboard SilverStone Strider 1000w Modular Power Supply Lian Li V2000 Plus Logitech G9 Gaming Laser Mouse 
Mouse Pad
Cyba Sniper Tracer (Acrylic Glass) 
  hide details  
Reply
Nemesis NE-α
(15 items)
 
   
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 4790k (Devil's Canyon) AsRock Z97 Extreme 4 Visiontek AMD 6990 Corsair XMS3 DDR3 1600 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Samsung EVO 840 XSPC Raystorm Windows 8.1 Dell U2311H 1920x1080 IPS 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Dell U2311H 1920x1080 IPS Dell U2311H 1920x1080 IPS Ducky Blue Overclock.net Themed Mechanical Keyb... Corsair Silver 1kw  
CaseMouseAudio
Case Labs TH10 Logitech G502 Logitech 5.1 speakers w/ Onkyo Receiver 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Xeon W3520 i7 4.0ghz EVGA X58 Classified Visiontek 6990 GSkill 6GB DDR3 Pi 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
2x OCZ Vertex 60GB SSD ; 2x 1TB ; 2x 2TB Samsung BluRay Burner Windows 7 Ultimate 64x 3x Dell U2311H 23" 1080p IPS 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 Gaming Keyboard SilverStone Strider 1000w Modular Power Supply Lian Li V2000 Plus Logitech G9 Gaming Laser Mouse 
Mouse Pad
Cyba Sniper Tracer (Acrylic Glass) 
  hide details  
Reply
post #2 of 3
its the space marine campaign only too, they are releasing download content shortly after. i heard a rumour that if u install u wont need disc again though so i dunno?
Starscream
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 2500k Asus P8Z68-V-LX AMD 280 16gb DDR3  
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
128gb SSD BLAZE WINDOWS 10 Lg 24inch LED x2 CORSAIR 750watt 
Mouse
LOGITECH G9 
  hide details  
Reply
Starscream
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 2500k Asus P8Z68-V-LX AMD 280 16gb DDR3  
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
128gb SSD BLAZE WINDOWS 10 Lg 24inch LED x2 CORSAIR 750watt 
Mouse
LOGITECH G9 
  hide details  
Reply
post #3 of 3
more than likely it'll authenticate online through reliconline just like company of heroes that's why you wont need the CD. I'm sure that the multiple installs will only work over LAN however if you go into the game "offline". I doubt they'd allow Multiple installs and online play with one cd key.
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core i7 920 @3.5ghz Foxconn Bloodrage x58 BFG GTX 280 @ 665 MHZ SLI 6 Gigs 1600 Corsair Dominator 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
WD 250 Raid 0 Vista ultimate X64 24 inch BENQ fp241vw 1920x1200 Logitec G15 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Ultra X3 1000 watt Cooler master Praetorian (modded for w/c) Microsoft wireless laser 6000 RocketFish 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core i7 920 @3.5ghz Foxconn Bloodrage x58 BFG GTX 280 @ 665 MHZ SLI 6 Gigs 1600 Corsair Dominator 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
WD 250 Raid 0 Vista ultimate X64 24 inch BENQ fp241vw 1920x1200 Logitec G15 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Ultra X3 1000 watt Cooler master Praetorian (modded for w/c) Microsoft wireless laser 6000 RocketFish 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Video Game News
Overclock.net › Forums › Industry News › Video Game News › [BigDL]Dawn of War II = No Install Limit, Will Have DRM