The In-Game Copyright Protection wiki last edited by Deathawk on 08/08/13 09:19PM View full history

Overview

Lore found within instruction manuals and physical packaging was often used as a copy protection in the earlier days of PC gaming. At a specific point (or points) in the game, a prompt would appear, tasking the player with a challenge response; e.g., finding a potion recipe in the instructions of Kings Quest 3.

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