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Sheez, people! Turn down the moaning already.. I've bought 2 games with the "evil" DRM, and you know what, I didn't have a single problem, completely nothing! And I enjoyed the games like I would with any other.

And I'm planning on getting brotherhood when it's coming out and more then 100% the new heroes.

If you hate Ubisoft so much and can't stand their DRM then what the hell are you doing here in the first place?
This isn't about it running problem-free. This, for myself and many others on the forum is purely based on principle. There are MANY MANY gamers in the world with little/no/crappy internet connections. What are they supposed to do? Run to the store and buy a console? (assuming they don't have one).

Not only that, the whole fiasco involving Ubisoft's server outage for 1-day killed it for many many ppl as well.

Chances are Ubisoft might go the route of Steam or something to that effect with their future releases. If that's the case then just like Civ5 I will refuse to buy it on principle
Edited by Psyren - 1/11/11 at 5:25pm
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I don't know, I like most of my Ubisoft games, and I have a ton of them. I don't care if they don't add extra into the PC versions, as long as they don't leave anything out, or leave us with terrible performance AND console graphics. And I've never had an issue with their DRM. And I have had a ton of DRM issues with other companies.
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Assassin's Creed 2 is actually very well made on the PC, it's not like Conviction which was still bad,but not as bad as Double agent.




It's actually going to be selective games only.My guess is,it's going to be a timed thing,where they have the DRM service only on for say 6 months and then kill it for the game by patching it.

http://www.destructoid.com/ubisoft-s...t-190846.phtml
Yup it is a really good game, Ubisoft outdone themselves with the win that is Assassin's Creed although the first game was repetitive as hell which is a fail. At least some games Ubisoft makes are actually enjoyable. Although it might be for select games, and i am not condoning it, just download a crack and play it. DRM gone, and still playable. All DRM ever does is hurt the legitimate players and let the illegitimate people play
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Yet we treat paying customers like thiefs and the thiefs don't get the hassle. Hmmm tough call, guess I'll avoid all their games.
    
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Really? AC2 is probably in the TOP 10 of the worst ports of all time.
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Ubisoft has had a track record of bad support in my book. Plenty of games have had game-breaking issues, with support being completely unwilling to give help. Plus, their online account system is very spotty, not helpful from the fact that you have to log into your account to offer up a support request.

The DRM is just the cherry on top. However, I'm more accepting of it after the whole 6-month immediate-release hype is over and they remove the DRM.
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You bet that! Otherwise we OCN members will go to your offices and destroy them and talk all over the forums how ubisoft sucks!
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I just finished AC2 on x360 and am eager to play the third.

If they give me the same visuals with a resolution bump i'd be happy with it on PC.
    
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If that's true, Ubisoft, then you'll remove the DRM entirely. I'll be more than willing to buy an Assassin's Creed game, since I've never heard anyone say they suck and they're SP only, but I refuse to if I'm treated like a damned dirty pirate for having the audacity to get it legally.
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Really? AC2 is probably in the TOP 10 of the worst ports of all time.
you got proof of that? AC2 is awesome
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