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Initial post: May 6, 2011 1:26:36 PM PDT
MrImmoli says:
Anyone know what DRM is on this game?

Posted on May 7, 2011 1:46:32 AM PDT
Joseph says:
Steam, if you consider that DRM.

Posted on May 7, 2011 6:49:26 PM PDT
MrImmoli says:
DRM isn't something you consider if it is or not...

Anyway, thanks.

Posted on May 11, 2011 2:48:25 PM PDT
Joseph says:
well depends on how broad a category you put DRM into actually. it's not black and white. Steam is a platform, the ultimate edition requires it so it's not stand alone. To some that's a feature giving you benefits of the platform (achievements, leaderboards etc) to others it's not wanted and a negative to be tied to an account so they call it DRM.

I already own this game on steam from a cheap sale, but I bought this edition hoping it was stand alone, my mistake but that's because I didn't read up on it I just impulse bought it. So I am keeping this unopened for a gift for someone.

Posted on May 11, 2011 8:10:16 PM PDT
MrImmoli says:
No, it is DRM.
Some people might not mind it, but it is still DRM.
If you consider something unwanted and negative DRM then you are doing it wrong.

Posted on Sep 13, 2011 12:43:10 PM PDT
Origo says:
Servers don't last forever.

Steam has no obligation to you, if you've read their user agreement.

When you buy games off Steam the money you spent literally vanishes.

Posted on Nov 27, 2011 5:05:15 PM PST
pedrovay2003 says:
This game actually doesn't even need Steam to run -- After you download it (or register the code in the retail version), you can just literally copy and paste the installed folder to another computer. No Steam is ever required.

A lot of Indie games on Steam actually work this way.

In reply to an earlier post on Apr 10, 2012 9:42:50 PM PDT
Luke Keppler says:
Phoning home to a server in any way after buying a game is the definition of DRM! Call it Steam or whatever you want, but it is DRM.

No DRM "after you download it or register the code?" That is like saying something is free after you pay for it.
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