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S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 Always-on DRM?

This Russian report seems to indicate that S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 may require a persistent internet connection to play. Here is a rough machine translation of the answer to a question about DRM in GSC Game World's upcoming first-person shooter sequel: "Protection from piracy? Part of the content will be located on the server and downloaded as the game progresses. We need constant access to the Internet. Will finish the text information, code and maximum game. Software piracy hurts us to beat, we fight with him, but in moderation. If people can not buy a licensed version, it is to our advantage, so he bought a pirate, and then wanted to buy a license. In Ukraine, there are different products that people love so much that he buys a license in principle. We want to create just such a product." Thanks RPS via Kotaku Aus/GSC.

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84. Re: S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 Always-on DRM? Oct 9, 2011, 19:43 Jerykk
 
The ONLY way to boycott DRM is to not play the game. If you pirate it then you'll just be another number on a Torrent site that makes developers grind their teeth and try to create better DRM.

It's not enough to simply boycott the game. You have to be vocal about it too. Explain why you're boycotting the game on every forum you can, in addition to sending the developer and publishers a letter or e-mail explaining the same thing. If you boycott the game but never explain why, they'll just assume that you pirated the game.
 
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