Tag: Digital Rights Management

  • Microsoft to Remove Controversial Xbox One DRM

    The news was broken last night by Giant Bomb’s Patrick Klepek and later confirmed by Microsoft through a statement released on the official Xbox news site, Xbox Wire. Don Mattrick, President of Interactive Entertainment Business at Microsoft, took on an apologetic tone while addressing Xbox fans: “Since unveiling our plans for Xbox One, my team…

  • The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt to be DRM-Free on PC

    The move will come as positive news to those who have taken issue with recent always-online titles, such as SimCity. In a statement to Kotaku, game designer Maciej Szczesnik said: “We are trying to get rid of DRM. If someone wants to pirate a game, eventually he will.” “Which is bad, of course,” managing director Adam…