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Denuvo DRM has been cracked

The Denuvo piracy protection system has been unravelled by hackers after two weeks of work. Denuvo is the latest piracy protection to hit the world of PC gaming and it’s done a reasonable job with…


Posted by: Paul Younger




Why EA’s DRM “backpedal” rings so hollow

EA labels president Frank Gibeau has grabbed some eye-catching headlines with his recent statement to GamesIndustry that Digital Rights Management (DRM) is “a failed dead-end strategy.” It’s a crowd-pleasing phrase, but words need to be…


Posted by: Peter Parrish



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Ubisoft acknowledges major Uplay security flaw

A flaw in Ubisoft’s ‘Uplay’ software, the overlay which doubles as a social area and DRM system for the majority of Ubisoft’s recent titles, has been acknowledged by the publisher. Uplay, it seems, quietly installed…


Posted by: Peter Parrish

Steam Summer Sale breaks Ubisoft’s DRM

Steam’s ongoing Summer Sale has broken Ubisoft’s PC DRM system. The publisher’s DRM (through the implementation of Uplay) requires that players be online at all times when playing their games on PC. It seems that…


Posted by: IncGamers Staff

German consumer association takes action over Diablo 3

The German consumer association, the vzbv, has today cautioned Blizzard over Diablo 3’s packaging description highlighting antitrust violations. The German authorities are just the latest consumer protection outfit to get stuck into Blizzard after the game’s…


Posted by: Paul Younger