In the eyes of many gamers, Portal publisher Valve can do no wrong and their latest comments aren’t likely to hurt their image.
Speaking with Kotaku, Valve co-founder and managing director Gabe Newell has slammed aggressive DRM and dismissed piracy as a non-issue.
We’re a broken record on this, Newell told Kotaku.
This belief that you increase your monetisation by making your game worth less through aggressive digital rights management is totally backwards.
It’s a service issue, not a technology issue. Piracy is just not an issue for us — via redwolf.newsvine.com