<h1>Reinhard Blaukovitsch</h1>

Reinhard Blaukovitsch

Reinhard Blaukovitsch is the founder and Managing Director of Denuvo by Irdeto, the global #1 Application Protection and Anti-Piracy Technology Platform. He is responsible for leading strategy and management of the gaming segment at Irdeto. With a track record of anticipating technology and market trends, Reinhard is dedicated to providing best-in-class solutions for global gaming customers.
Bots are invading your mobile games: Get ready to take them on!

Bots are invading your mobile games: Get ready to take them on!

These days, gaming skills aren’t the only factor that helps a player to win; they can win without really trying – or even having to play the game. This sounds absurd, but it is entirely possible with the rise of bots.
Bot usage is increasingly prevalent in the online world. The rapid popularity of using bots in games, however, is causing big troubles for mobile game developers. Why is this the case?

False positives in cheating in games: Who’s telling the truth? 

False positives in cheating in games: Who’s telling the truth? 

Cheaters are pervasive in almost every game, making game developers rely heavily on automatic client-side cheat detection technologies rather than catch them manually. This, however, poses a risk of ‘false positives’, bringing significant damage to both game developers and legitimate players.
What does a false positive mean in cheat detection and what can developers do to address this issue?

Irdeto at Gamescom 2023: 5 interesting takeaways 

Irdeto at Gamescom 2023: 5 interesting takeaways 

Gamescom never lets us down and this year’s edition was no exception. Gamescom 2023, as it does every year, served as the connection hub for the entire gaming industry’s ecosystem, drew 320,000 participants, including over 31,000 trade visitors and 1,227 exhibitors. Here is the fascinating recap in case you missed it or want to relive the buzz from a month ago. 

[FREE E-BOOK] How do you protect your mobile game  without a ton of effort?

[FREE E-BOOK] How do you protect your mobile game without a ton of effort?

A hassle-free solution is therefore highly necessary as no developer wants to complicate their development workflow unnecessarily with time-consuming and complicated protection. For this reason, the integration method of a mobile game protection measure sometimes becomes a deal breaker for many studios. This fact raises the question of whether common integration methods currently available on the market can meet this desire. Is there an easier and more effective way to achieve it? Find the answers in our new e-book “How to protect your mobile game without a ton of effort.” 

[FREE E-BOOK] The threats of game emulation to developers: Are you worried enough? 

[FREE E-BOOK] The threats of game emulation to developers: Are you worried enough? 

No developer wants their game to be distributed unfettered from the day of launch. Sadly, this has happened more frequently since video game emulation is widely used. Game emulation is unfortunately being turned into a significant means for pirates to undermine developers’ businesses. What should developers do to deal with it and protect their precious titles? Download our free e-book to learn more!

The 4 most common misconceptions about mobile anti-tamper technology

The 4 most common misconceptions about mobile anti-tamper technology

Mobile game hacking is continually adapting its approach to pirate titles and distribute them both to suspecting and unsuspecting gamers. Just to give you an idea of the size of the problem: our analysis of the Google Play Store’s top 50 games showed that there were hacks available for 86% of them! No wonder then that more and more devs are turning to anti-tamper technology to protect both their game experience and income. Yet there are still some misconceptions circulating in the mobile game dev community, related to how this technology works. In today’s article we’re addressing the 4 most popular of them.