Monday September 26, 2016

Game Maker Thanks Reddit Pirates for Attention, Offers Discounts

What do you guys think of this game developers' response to its game being pirated? Do you think the "thanks" and discount offers will sway other not to pirate the game?

PM Studios, the developers behind the popular PlayStation Vita game SUPERBEAT XONiC, made quite a few new friends over the weekend. After finding out that links to cracked versions of their game were widely shared on Reddit they 'thanked' the pirates for their interest, offering a discount on top.