Ubisoft: No always-on DRM for Driver San Francisco


Ubisoft has just announced that Driver San Francisco PC gamers will no longer need a persistent internet connection. The publisher however confirmed that the game will still require a single online activation.

Driver San Francisco screenshot

In an interview to Rock Paper Shotgun, Ubisoft said, “We’ve heard your feedback regarding the permanent internet connection requirement for Driver and have made the decision to no longer include it,”

“So this means that Driver PC gamers will only need to sign in at game launch but can subsequently choose to play the game offline.”

Driver San Francisco will launch on September 2 for Xbox 360, PS3. The PC version of the game will launch on September 27.