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GameMaker Studio update addresses rogue DRM issue

Thursday, 29th November 2012 02:30 GMT By Brenna Hillier

An update has been issued for popular entry-level game development tool GameMaker Studio to correct an unfortunate DRM issue caused by an earlier patch. PlayerAttack reports the suite’s previous update introduced a bug which caused DRM to trigger on legitimate copies as well as pirated ones – permanently plastering pirate symbols all over the game’s resources. Some very unhappy users are now disastrously educated on the importance of multiple back ups.

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  1. BlueMaxima

    Everybody needs to STOP reporting this damn story because they updated GameMaker to fix this yesterday.

    #1 1 year ago
  2. Brenna Hillier

    Thanks for the heads up – I tracked down the update at last and have edited the article.

    #2 1 year ago