Originally Posted by Maniac
Okay, while everyone is busy on their soap boxes allow me to help the poster.
It's a hot topic...and one I find endlessly entertaining because the reasons are so simple.
Copy protection may not be effective or wholly necessary, but it keeps honest people honest, much like cameras at a place of business (which are likewise intrusive and rarely effective.)
Steam is the least painful digital delivery system I've used.
Anyway, yeah, it is definately off topic so I'm done now.