Originally Posted by paratech2008
Let's say we buy games for consoles, what happens when they stop making and selling the consoles? or PCs as far as new OSes? Not all Steam games like Vista or Windows 7, lookup the Mumbo Jumbo messageboard in this forum to see 7 Wonders 2 apparently hates Vista 64 bit / Windows 7, so there are many other issues that can interfere with playing games you like 10 to 15 years down the road...
No, because I can always emulate older systems.
But essentially you'll be forced to crack the game if the SecuROM servers go down and no patch is released.