NFS Shift 2 locked down so tight that even the developers can’t crack it

During a press launch Slightly Mad Studio's Stephen Viljoen has had to admit to the crowded journalists that since he's using the retail version of the game to demonstrate he won't be able to use any of the developers cheats.

No matter how hard he tried he couldn't bypass the built in anti-cheating software of the final title

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Quagmire2704d ago (Edited 2704d ago )

Its going to be hacked, no matter what. Then what? I wonder what he thinks of it when it does get hacked.

Either way, I'm still buying it Day 1. SHIFT 2 ftw!

GavinMannion2704d ago

I'm pretty sure he's going to be ticked when it's hacked.. but yeah I suspect it'll be hacked within a week as well

egidem2704d ago

Anything is possible until proven impossible. Anything engineered can be revere-engineered. Just give it some time and people will find a way.

Not all minds think alike, so some people out there with creative brain cells will just combine their brain power to overcome pretty much anything. These guys might have thought of various workarounds to prevent such a thing, but it doesn't mean that they thought of everything.

Either way, I'm getting Shift 2 as well on day 1.

EYEamNUMBER12704d ago

they just jinxed themselves

karl2704d ago

this sounds like a challenge ..

and its going to be hacked soo fast...

dp2774072704d ago

I think hes talking about actual cheat codes you put in with the tilde~ key or whatever not actually cracking it to play torrented versions.

BadKarmaSutra962704d ago

He's standing next to the master cheat code in the photo. Just type in XOpO9512 and you get every car in the game.

GavinMannion2704d ago

Damn and I mirrored that so no one would notice :P

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