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DRM and Origin ?

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DRM and Origin ?

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I wish to purchase Dead Space 2 and Crysis 2, which are offered for sale on your site.  I do not, however, buy games with any form of DRM.  Do these games contain DRM?  I gather that something called Origin is installed on the pc. What exactly does this consist of and what is its function ? What is installed ? Can it be easily removed when finished with the game ? 

 

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@sc6jd02

 

Check the following links for info on Origin:

 

https://help.ea.com/en-us/help/origin/origin/origin-faq

 

https://help.ea.com/en-us/help/origin/origin/install-origin/

 

https://help.ea.com/en-us/help/origin/origin/manually-uninstalling-origin/

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Yes. EA has a DRM. It makes me angry.
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@Chaos_1138 Steam has DRM in plenty of the games they sell and so does uPlay or battle net. The only DRM free store is GOG. So i take it that you buy only from GOG?!

I do not work for EA and i am not associated with the company in any way. I am a player just like you, trying to help wherever i can.I will not answer to any unsolicited PM.

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Yes, I only buy from GOG. 97 games so far.

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When I got into pc gaming I had no idea what drm was,so I purchased a few steam games. I only buy from gog now.

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