electronic arts

  1. Rob Williams

    Spore's DRM Leads to Class Action Lawsuit Against EA

    From our front-page news: Spore... can't the poor game catch a break? Nope, not as long as DRM exists in the software. We've covered the DRM in Spore many times in our news already, but the latest happening is a class action lawsuit against EA, stating that the company violated two different...
  2. Rob Williams

    EA Loosens Up Spore DRM, But is it Enough?

    From our front-page news: Early last week, I posted about how Spore's asinine DRM protection wasn't paying off. After all, despite the fact that Will Wright's game has become a relative masterpiece, for the past two weeks it's been best-known for being the "game with DRM", which isn't good at...
  3. Rob Williams

    Spore's DRM Protection Not Exactly Paying Off

    From our front-page news: Back in May, I had a minor rant about piracy, and the fact that the worst victims of it are the real consumers. It's us who pay for the game that have to put up with ridiculous protections, not the pirates. The pirates instead download a game, apply a crack, and be done...