The painful protection has also been the subject of much criticism and led to a virulent reaction from the players. They resented not being limited in the number of facilities, is quite understandable. Despite these criticisms, 2K Games seems to have not changed my mind, playing the PC version of Bioshock 2 will require much effort.
Firstly, when you first install an Internet connection is required. At the end of this installation, libraries Games for Windows Live and Securom will be added. They are necessary to safeguard its progress and run the game protection Securom This work with DRM, activation server would be essential.
But that’s not all, for he will be back connected to Games for Windows Live and not only have installed. Clearly, if you have no Internet connection is shredded. Highlight of the show, people who bought the game on Steam will need to install the Steam client and will not be exempted from the procedures above.
At least, 2K Games does not pretend to hate PCistes. The title is now available for pre-order on Steam. The pre-order you will receive a 10% discount on the base price (EUR 49.99) and you will be offered a copy of the first film. As a bonus, here are the minimum and recommended configurations for Bioshock 2.
Minimum System Requirements:
- Operating system: Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7
- Processor: AMD Athlon 64 3800 + 2.4Ghz, Intel Pentium 4 530 3.0Ghz and higher
- RAM: 2Gb
- Graphics card: NVIDIA 7800GT 256MB, ATI Radeon X1900 256MB and higher
- Disk space: 11GB
Recommended System Requirements:
- Processor: AMD Athlon 64 X2 5200 + 2.60GHz, Intel Core 2 Duo E6420 2.13GHz and higher
- RAM: 3Gb
- Graphics card: NVIDIA 8800GT 512MB, ATI Radeon HD4830 512MB and higher
Release date scheduled for February 9, 2010 on PC, PS3 and Xbox 360.