Originally Posted by NarcissistZero
I'm pretty sure many of the recent online activation games haven't been cracked until after release. I have been shown huge forum threads on pirate boards for games like Mass Effect where pirates complain back and forth over not finding a working copy of the game on torrents.
Which is all that matters in the end, games are notoriously front loaded when it comes to sales. Delay piracy for a week and PC games have a fighting chance. Didn't they end up removing all the activation **** later on?