A brief history of video game piracy

But how did we get here? How did it all start? Well if you click ahead, we'll tell you. Because just one click ahead you'll find a brief history of the merry, headyworld of digital robbery, starting in the innocent, sepia-tinged crimes of the '80s and covering all the main developments since, right up to and including those of this very month.

Tape/disc copying

The method

The industry response

The method

The industry response

The method

The industry response