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DRM: Encryption

Software concept

Uses DRM that involves encrypting all or parts of the game data, executables, etc. Which is decrypted with proper serial key and/or online activation.

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The first video game about DRM: Encryption was released on September 28, 2010.

Implementations:
* Steamworks retail releases (not all cases) and pre-loads
* Microsoft ZDPP (Zero Day Piracy Protection)