Game dev implements his own "DRM", watches pirates squirm

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Game dev implements his own “DRM”, watches pirates squirm.

[newsimage]http://static.rankone.nl/images_posts/2011/04/axrfEh.jpg[/newsimage]Garry Newman, creator of the popular open world physics-based game Garry’s Mod, made a change to his source code that would throw an error when someone attempted to play an unauthorized copy. 


Read the full article here: [http://www.myce.com/news/game-dev-implements-his-own-drm-watches-pirates-squirm-43040/](http://www.myce.com/news/game-dev-implements-his-own-drm-watches-pirates-squirm-43040/)


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Cue Anonymous attacks now…


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Newman Stated: "I’m just having fun at the pirates expense.”
Brave Statement, Something I am sure he will live to Regret.


#4

Reading the other comments brings me to say: Most GMod pirates are teenaged, and thus probably won’t do much to fight back, and they’re in the wrong anyways, so it would be useless for them to fight back or complain.

Though, I for one have something to be smug about. :smiley: