Monday, March 08, 2010

Ubisoft DRM

I was quietly ignoring the whole Ubisort DRM scandal. After all:

1) I made my views on the Bioshock 2 DRM pretty clear and the new Ubisoft DRM is quite worse. So duh.

2) I still haven't gotten around to playing Assasin's Creed 1, so I'm not interested in AC2 at this point.

But then Ubisoft's online servers massively fail on launch day, locking many players out of their single player game. And then someone came up with this illustration which sums everything up rather nicely: