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Dark Souls GFWL Petition

Following today's announcement of the Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition for Windows, which was supported by a petition, a new petition is now online to protest the plan to use Games for Windows LIVE (thanks Reddit). Here's word:

GFWL is unpopular, difficult to use, inconvenient, has terrible online support (a key feature in Dark Souls), and is downright unpleasant. After anxiously awaiting a PC release for this fantastic game it feels like a real slap in the face hearing Dark Souls will use Games for Windows Live. We recommend Valve's Steamworks in place, as this DRM is much easier to use, less intrusive, more reliable, and more accepted among PC gamers. Please reconsider the use of GFWL, or offer the game on both services. Thank you for taking the effort to port this game, but for a lot of customers it's Steam or no sale.

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59. Re: not surprising coming from you Apr 13, 2012, 01:51 IMAPC
 
TheEmissary wrote on Apr 13, 2012, 00:54:
How does that make the community look when you spend months asking for a game then reject it because you don't like the online/achievement/DRM scheme.
It exposes them as a bunch of spoiled and ignorant children who don't understand the economics of game development nor the technical facets and capabilities of what they are complaining about.
 
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