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HL2 MUST be activated via internet

Discussion in 'News' started by W1zzard, Oct 22, 2004.

  1. W1zzard

    W1zzard Administrator Staff Member

    May 14, 2004
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    According to a Gamespy Interview, HL2 will require activation via internet when installing:

  2. Unregistered Guest

    WTF?! Did they think about ppl without an Internet Connection?? And if they think they can prevent piracy with that - I'm sure it can be passed by a few days after release.
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    I agree, the protection will be bypassed shortly after release
  4. DanTheBanjoman SeƱor Moderator

    May 20, 2004
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    Probably even before release.
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    Hah, funny this is you MUST have an INTERNET connection to find out how and what to d/l to bypass the copyright security.
  6. 15th Warlock

    15th Warlock

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    It's just like M$ with its WinXP activation scheme :(
  7. nightelf84 Guest

    sigh... If only ppl wud stop pirating, then we wont need to pay so much for a game...

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