Category of Steam alternative stores.

Google Games

According to TechCrunch, Google is working on a new big project. The company invested around $200 million into Zynga – a Web 2.0-based social network game developer located in San Francisco, California. The company develops browser-based games that work both stand-alone and as application widgets on social networking websites such as Facebook and MySpace. So what is Google up to? Are they going to compete with Steam, Impulse and others…

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New Age of Empires on the way?

Microsoft is looking for beta testers for a new title created by Robot Entertainment which consists of many Age of Empires series developers. The new game has a codename, it’s either Spartan or Project S. The rumor is kinda obvious – adding the best Age of Empires features to some cool and modern graphic design/engine. I personally can’t wait for more info about this. You can read a lot more…

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Impulse: Stardock spring sale!

Galactic Civilizations II Ultimate Edition Sins of a Solar Empire (Recommended by Steam Unpowered!) Demigod ObjectDesktop featuring: WindowBlinds, IconPackager, DesktopX, DeskScapes, SoundPackager, Tweak, WindowFX, SkinStudio, IconDeveloper, LogonStudio, Keyboard Launchpad, RightClick, Fences Pro Multiplicity Professional

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Green Man Gaming – launched!

Edit from TZer0: Small warning: this distribution uses SecuROM, a DRM-system which is known to cause headaches for gamers. You may remember this store – we posted about it few months ago. This is a pretty cool store, they launched it along with games for exactly £0.01 (games like: World of Goo, Darwinia, NecroVision: Lost Company, Uplink and others). Additionally in this store you can trade-in your games, so if…

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Weekend Deals (07.05.10)

Hi, so it is busy weekend this time :) Lots of good deals for everyone. PS. Do not forget, that week deals still apply :D   Steam is celebrating Civilization V (SteamWorks) pre-sale and is offering Civilization IV series with 75% discount! Get the whole package for 10€! PS. In Direct2Drive you can get it for 4,95€! Also we have Civilization III complete for 1,25€! Oh, I forgot, there is…

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Week 18 Deals (03-08.05.10)

Heyyah, here we go again :)   Steam is celebrating Civilization V (SteamWorks) pre-sale and is offering Civilization IV series with 75% discount! Get the whole package for 10€! Civilization III complete for 1,25€!Also Shattered Horizon got weapons DLC pack and is being sold with 25% discount.Unofrtunately all deals are 1$ = 1€ deals (ca 33% difference), but damn, it’s still very cheap.   Direct2Drive has last week running with…

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Weekend Deals (30.04.10)

Hello on this nice Walpurgs Night. 01.05 update: added GoG   Steam is offering this weekend Codemasters Racing games with 75% discount (somewhat fair price – EU €63.99 €16.00 / US $69.99 $17.50 / UK £49.99 £12.50)! Colin McRae DiRT 2 49,99€ 12,49€ (US: $39.99 $9.99 / UK £29.99 £7.49), DiRT 8,99€ 2,25€ (US $9.99 $2.50 / UK £6.99 £1.75), FUEL™ 13,99€ 3,49€, GRID™ 24,99€ 6,24€ (US: $24.99 $6.24 /…

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Week 17 Deals (26-30.04.10)

Hi, as Direct2Drive has opened Week 3 sales and GamersGate sent also Game of the Week information, so I think that we may now post this post :)   As said, Direct2Drive is running spring sale (save up to 83%) for 4 weeks, first 2 weeks are now over and new deals for week 3 are listed below. NB! Some games are georestricted and they also changed price later, so…

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Weekend Deals (23.04.10)

Don’t forget to check out week deals post, it still applies on this weekend also.   Steam - Call of Duty® 4: Modern Warfare™ -50% - US: $29.99 $14.99 / UK: £19.99 £9.99 (2% higher) / EU: 24,99€ 12,49€ (10% higher), Steam is celebrating also new DLC called “Passing” for Left 4 Dead 2 with 33% discount - US: $29.99 $20.09 / UK: £19.99 £13.39 (2% higher) / EU Tier1:…

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Week 16 Deals (19-23.04.10)

As there are this time several distributors offering week deals (and I got some little spare time), I decided to create separate post about this week deals.   Steam is offering Deus Ex and it’s addon with 75% discount – total 5$/3£/5€. Here.   Direct2Drive is running spring sale (save up to 83%) for 4 weeks, first week is now over and new deals for week 2 are here: GTA…

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Weekend Deals (16.04.10)

Finally.. the weekend!     Poor Icelanders, they all are covered now with ashes. This is their revenge to EU. But fortunately our money spending will be untouched, because we get our stuff digitally, there will be no retail junk carried with planes or other transports that are waiting for clearance.   But let’s check out what we can get this time. GamersGate, who usually offers lots of deals, has…

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Weekend Deals (09.04.10)

Hi, Sorry for being late :) And thanks, stranded, for this beautiful logo :) As you all did read stranded forum post about GamersGate weekend deals, I’ll give only small list here: Hired Guns: The Jagged Edge – 50% OFF, Jagged Alliance 2: Gold – 50% OFF, Gothic 3 Gold – 40% OFF, Kane & Lynch Dead Men – 60% OFF, Wings of Prey – 50% OFF, World War 2:…

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Weekend Deals (02.04.10)

Hello, April fools, happy Easter! :)   small update: added more games to GamesPlanet, Impulse, added GoG and Charlie’s Games!   The fun is now over and eggs are painted, so now it’s time to look at the table filled with various cakes by several online distributors. GamersGate filled almost whole table, so we probably need to get another one. Here is what they offer this time: Bob Came in…

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Weekend Deals (26.03.10)

Hi guys, sorry for being late ;)   (updated – added GoG & Torchlight) As you may already be aware that Steam is giving away excellent Diablo-like (almost the same creators though!) RPG named Torchlight! For very damn good price - 75% discount! US: $19.99 $5.00 / UK: £14.99 £3.75 (12% higher) / EU: 15,99€ 4,--€ (7% higher). Get it now, lots of them and save for friends! Who doesn’t…

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Weekend Deals (19.03.10)

Hi, guys! So you all hoped that there will be no weekend deal report again and you don’t have to spend money on this weekend? You thought wrong! :D Don’t be afraid, take out your credit card and read on :)   GamersGate presents this weekend deal: Painkiller: Resurrection for 29.95€ 17.97€ (-40%) (Steam price: $29.99/£19.99/29.99€). GamersGate has always other (daily) deals running, so check them all out here or…

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International Consumer Day

It was a good day yesterday. On March 15th whole Europe was celebrating the International Consumer Day. People from We Want Live managed to contact Polish Federation of Consumers. And according to them Microsoft is selling a broken/missing product on the Polish market and the Polish XboX 360 users can easily get their money back by returning their consoles to the shop. And there is a chance that you will…

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Weekend Deals (05.03.10)

6th March update: added Toki Tori on Steam.   Good early morning. Let’s make it quick. Steam Operation Flashpoint: Dragon Rising is available for 75% off until Monday! ($7.49/£5.49/6.99€). Steam added Toki Tori also on sale with 50% discount ($2.45/£1.62/2,23€). GamersGate Condemned: Criminal Origins, Elliptic Twist (also available on Mac). And more here (total 23 titles)! Impulse is offering 22 titles this time! Check the list here like: Spore, Hearts…

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We Want Live – about to receive an answer? (THEY DID!)

There’s a hope for Polish XboX Live and Games For Windows Live. As far as I know the creators of WWL are about to receive an official statement from Microsoft head quarters in USA. Too bad Microsoft waited a month to do this… We will post more details here as soon as we know something. UPDATE: Here’s an official Microsoft statement about XboX Live sevice in Poland: Xbox is very…

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Games For Windows Live Sale!

A very nice weekend sale on Games For Windows Live has just started, the first title is: Batman: Arkham Asylum for only $12.49 (75% off!) More games coming on next weekends. More information can be found here. Warning! Games For Windows Live is NOT supported in some countries.

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Weekend Deals (26.02.10)

GamersGate opened this weekend on Thursday, offering Majesty 2 The Fantasy Kingdom Sim - 75%, Batman Arkham Asylum - 60%, Aztaka - 50%, Spellforce Gold - 40%, Spellforce 2 Gold - 40%, Winter Challange - 50%, PikGem - 20%. The whole list is here. Also Steam is offering 75% discount for Spellforce (RPG/RTS) series. It is a good serie with excellent story and bare naked ladies and dragons ;) Loved…

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Weekend Deals (19.02.10)

Hello and welcome! Here is something for you.   Good Old Games is back from expanding their titles and are offering RPGs from Divinity games (Divine Divinity and Beyond Divinity) with 50% discount. Yay! I remember playing those games long time ago. Loved Divine Divinity title theme song. Get them both for $7.98 and save $8.00! Link here.   Steam gives away THQ Complete Pack for 50% less price (49.99€).…

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