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Ubisoft: DRM "Vital" To PC Success

VG247 quotes Splinter Cell: Conviction creative director Max Béland saying Ubisoft's PC DRM, which requires a constant internet connection, is "vital" to their business. He said: "We consider that protecting our PC games is vital to our business, and will allow us to continue investing in the development of creative and innovative games on the PC platform." This is excerpted from a full interview with Béland, which is accompanied by the first 20 minutes of Splinter Cell: Conviction in video.

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83. Re: Ubisoft: DRM Apr 17, 2010, 00:32 shponglefan
 
ASeven wrote on Apr 16, 2010, 22:31:
You mean by taking away all our control of playing a game and implementing draconian, terrible DRMs? We sure have no idea! You can keep the DRM, I'll keep my rights. I won't bend over and take it up like many corporate whores who only want to play the latest derivative POS and will sacrifice anything in the name of playing the latest.

Obviously I was talking about the pricing of games, not DRM, but hey, why let that get in the way of rabid gamer outrage?
 
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