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September 5, 2012

Gamer Rights Management – Ubisoft drops ‘Always-On’ DRM, uPlay PC launches

According to Rock Paper Shotgun, Ubisoft have ditched the 'Always On' component of their uPlay Services platform, instead moving to a one-time activation system. About time consarnit!
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August 11, 2011

Driver: San Fran PC Clusterf*ck – No Demo, DRM, Delays

Hot on the heels of confirmation of there being no planned PC demo and the presence of their malignant 'Online Services' platform, Ubisoft have now pushed the PC release back by a month, despite promising a true cross-platform release...
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December 31, 2010

Ubisoft tone down PC DRM **UPDATED**

Rumours, coupled with some screen shots as dubious proof, are coming from Reddit (via PCGamer) that Ubisoft may have relaxed some of the DRM restrictions on their PC games.

A trip into one of 2010's least desirable moments after the cut...

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Shacknews have official confirmation from Ubisoft that Assassin's Creed 2 and Splinter Cell Conviction now only authenticate on first load.  Other games will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis, so if you're steadfastly against this clusterfuck of a PR disaster, you won't be adding Settlers 7, Silent Hunter 5 or H.A.W.X. 2 to your collection any time soon.

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March 7, 2010

DRMageddon continues *UPDATED*

We said it would certainly happen...

They claimed it wouldn't...

It has!

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