Tag Archives: Furore

Ubisoft. DRM. The Endgame.

Today’s article, I’m afraid, is a little different. I had hoped to be bringing you a new Mass Effect post, but something got in the way. Just minutes ago I looked at my twitter feed and came across this PC Gamer piece, breaking the news about Ubisoft’s new DRM. That effort will have to be postponed, this isn’t the kind of piece I usually write, and I’m going to have to put my pretty screenshots away for a second, but this is the most important thing happening in PC Gaming right now, and we’d be remiss if we didn’t cover…

Hell hath no fury like a gamer scorned…

Several weeks have passed since those naughty boys at Valve gave idlers a slap on the wrist, and the forum furore has finally had a chance to calm down to a simmer. I have probably changed my mind on the subject more times than my socks, but I think I have finally come down on the “fuck you Valve!” side of the argument, but not for same ridiculous reasons conjured up by some of the TF2 community. First off, the “Cheater’s Lament”. I realise Valve are using the C word loosely here, but it is completely misleading as to what…