Originally Posted by bigo93
Some do, some dont, yes some want to be able to play their legally bought games on a backed up hdds, others want to pirate for free.
Free stuff is part of the scene, but does not encapsulate it.
"Backups" are not legal in most modern English speaking nations. Most of the EU and USA are included. If you reside there and backup/copy a game for any reason it is illegal regardless that the laws sucks.