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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Leaked?

VentureBeat has word that all or part of the PC edition of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is in the hands of pirates after being stolen from a warehouse. The explanation of what was taken is a little vague: "Evidently, pirated discs began to spread quickly after an employee at a shipping warehouse (run by a huge shipping company) in Fresno, Calif., stole one disc. Itís not clear how many full copies spread this way, as the disc that was stolen was apparently Disc 2 of a two-disk set for the PC. Security may have been too tight for the thief to steal the other disc."

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15. Re: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Leaked? Oct 29, 2011, 18:53 Ludomancer
 
Dev wrote on Oct 29, 2011, 18:39:
Tumbler wrote on Oct 29, 2011, 15:57:
Good thing there is release date drm! Silly pirates, you can't do anything with that until release day anyway!

Right?
Just depends on the DRM method and the platform. Remember HL2 for PC? Valve didn't let anyone have the final .exe files until near the release time, I don't think it was playable very early, despite some stores selling it days ahead of time.

Hmm, I don't remember the specifics, but I do recall quite clearly that I played HL2 weeks (if not months) ahead of it's release.
 
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