Entries in 'piracy' (25)
One of the largest Chinese piracy groups has said that it has stopped cracking single-player PC games.
Jonathan Blow’s second title The Witness is on track for a Braid-smashing week-one sales performance.
Nintendo has successfully taken an Italian seller of devices designed to allow pirated games to run to court – and won.
Agreeing to Windows 10’s End User Licence Agreement gives the software the right to automatically disable pirated games from a user’s computer or phone.
A new piracy scare has hit Nintendo’s 3DS.
While the PS4’s security systems have not yet been cracked, some retailers in South America have found a working method of selling copied games for the machine.
PC games publisher Paradox has said that it has a simple strategy to combat those who wish to pirate its PC mega-hit.
Valve appears to be automatically monitoring the blocking the content of some Steam chat.
Despite Polish consumers spending more on games purchases than the rest of Eastern Europe, the country’s games retail industry remains afflicted by rampant piracy.
The co-creator of Hotline Miami 2 has told Australian fans to bypass their country’s banning of the game by pirating it.
Developer Ustwo has highlighted the piracy problem that continues to blight Android gaming.
PC gamers complaining about the lack of a specific function in the PC version of Far Cry 4 have been revealed to be pirates.
A new search algorithm implemented by Google last week has seen the traffic on some major torrent sites more than halve.
A ‘glitch’ designed to hamper the experience of those who have pirated The Sims 4 has caught a lot of people out online.
The security of Nintendo’s Wii U appears to have been compromised.
Last night's series four finale of Game of Thrones has set a new record for illegal downloads.
It’s a big hit with legitimate shoppers, but it seems that the new Wolfenstein was popular with pirates, too.
A rather archaic sounding deal between the entertainment industry and ISPs has been struck that will see warning letters sent to those suspected of piracy.
An American Square Enix exec has insisted that the consumer backlash against DRM will not prevent its ongoing implementation.
Users who have attempted to use a specific 3DS flash card device have been left with a permanently broken console.
Football Manager clothing can help Sports Interactive make money in markets where it does not sell any games.
UK residents are now able to access The Pirate Bay using a dedicated web browser designed by the controversial organisation.
Retailer GAME has chosen to highlight Ouya’s emulation functionality as part of its promotion for the console.
In what is being described as “an innovative new strategy”, a new Intellectual Property Crime Unit has been formed to help fight UK piracy.