Homefront multiplayer held hostage. Online pass code required for full access

If you’re playing a pre-owned copy of THQ's upcoming shooter Homefront, you’ll have to pay an additional $10 for an 'online pass' in order to gain access to the game's entire suite of multiplayer functions. Used buyers and renters will have limited access, meaning they'll only be able to progress to level 5 of 75. The single-player portion of the game will remain unchanged.

THQ is spinning Homefront's and their recently released UFC 2010's inclusion of the 'online pass' as a feature. You see, players who buy new copies will get the code for free as a ‘bonus.’

[Source Shack News]

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