Development company announced that it will remove the cheat measure program that was added to the popular game "Doom Eternal"
by Natty Dread
The popular FPS “ Doom Eternal '' released in March 2020 is an update made on May 14, 2020, “ Denuvo Anti-Cheat '' that eliminates cheating acts that illegally play by modifying tools and programs Was introduced. However, because there was a strong backlash from some players regarding the introduction of this Denuvo Anti-Cheat, it is the developer of Doom Eternal.id SoftwareBut"Remove Denuvo Anti-Cheat with next patch patchWas announced.
id Software will remove Denuvo anti-cheat from PC version of Doom Eternal-Polygon
In addition to Doom Eternal, cheating in online multiplayer can greatly distract other players, and it may cause an error or instability due to a behavior that is different from the original behavior. Prohibited in online games. Of course, the game company is not silent about the cheating act of the player, and the account that worked the cheat actSevere disposalOrCountermeasures against cheating cheating cheatingI am taking it.
Introduced on the PC version of Doom EternalDenuvo Anti-CheatIs a program for cracking down on cheating, which works at the kernel level behind the scenes of playing online and eliminates cheat tools. However, due to reasons such as "Denuvo Anti-Cheat runs at a privileged kernel level", "it was suddenly forced to be introduced by an update", "the performance of the game may have deteriorated", etc. In distrust, reviews of online bulletin board sites Reddit and Steam were flooded with critical comments about the introduction of Denuvo Anti-Cheat.
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In response to the turmoil, id Software executive producer Marty StrattonRedditPost a comment to. "To not only protect Doom Eternal's online players from cheetahs, but also to establish a consistent cheat-fighting system and process," Stratton said, "to prepare for future releases of Invasion, which combines campaigns and multiplayer." Kernel-level behavior is most effective in preventing cheating. "" The Denuvo integration met security and privacy standards. "DoomIn ", the player was disappointed by the delay in cheating measures in multiplayer," explained the reason for adopting Denuvo Anti-Cheat.
Despite that, Stratton said, “ In the next update, Denuvo Anti-Cheat will be Doom Eternal, considering that many players refused to use Denuvo Anti-Cheat. Will be deleted from the PC version of. "
We're currently working on PC only Update 1.1 for DOOM Eternal that will remove Denuvo anti-cheat and address a number of crashes. https://t.co/EpiK3URxvn
— Id Software (@idSoftware) May 20, 2020
On the other hand, "The introduction of Denuvo Anti-Cheat isBethesda SoftworksIt was denied that there was no basis for the speculation that it was "forced by." In addition, he said that the poor game performance and stability is due to a code change on VRAM allocation and is not related to Denuvo Anti-Cheat.
In response to Mr. Tratton's statement, Reddit received many joyful comments, such as "Thank you for deciding to remove Denuvo Anti-Cheat" and "Thank you for the transparency of id Software". I will. However, it is unknown at the time of writing the article about how cheat measures will be taken in Doom Eternal after Denuvo Anti-Cheat is deleted.