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post #1 of 97
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I just got done reading an article that kinda annoyed me, The article can be read here

now i cant help but to ask and wonder, was it pirates or bad security within Crytec?

now i know i am gonna need this



and i have one ready so yea,

I feel that it was faulty security within Crytec not pirates, it was an INTERNAL BETA. not anything that was ever going to be released.


Mods, if this is against anything in the ToS feel free to delete this, i was just wondering other's opinions.
post #2 of 97
Well what about the person (or people) who leaked it. Do pirates work for Crytek? -.-
    
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I agree I think its crytek/EA's fault and they are looking for someone to blame it on as opposed to taking the blame themselves.
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It wasn't pirates, it was a leak from Crytek them self, a dev probably or in-house beta testers. Pirates didn't do this and leak it, was a build from Jan 13th, it was from Crytek. With EA / Crytek saying it was pirates and piracy is the cause was pretty lame and just covering their butts.
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post #5 of 97
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Well what about the person (or people) who leaked it. Do pirates work for Crytek? -.-
that is a good question, i was considering that too, but why would someone be stupid enough to take a game from an awesome company who most likely pays their workforce well?
post #6 of 97
How can a "pirate" leak it? It was obviously someone with Crytek or EA. Possibly a closed beta tester (which would be someone from Crytek or EA...)
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post #7 of 97
This beta leak was all too convenient for Crytek/EA.
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what about console piracy as in xbox? oh that's right Microsoft chuck that much money at the devs they couldn't care.
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post #9 of 97
Waah wah wah, big deal, if its a great game they'll be fine, everyone needs to calm down.

I'll try it out and if I like it I'll buy the game. Maybe they could hustle a bit with that PC demo now.
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Oh dear, how exciting!
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