EA will distribute a bunch of their top games through Steam, Destructoid has confirmed . I think this is great news, as it means not having to use EA's terrible download service to get their games digitally.
EA games coming to Steam
Anyone know if this holds true for the other EA games on Steam?
Dammit, I had insider information and I didn't even know it. I talked in person to Steve McClure last Saturday night and he said that EA was distributing on Steam like it was past tense...I hadn't checked but I thought they already were, so I didn't go hog wild over posting it. I do know something else cool, but he asked me not to spill anything about it.
Also, Steve is a cool person.
Finally trying to tap into that huge market for digitally distributed games. It's a good move on their part and a really interesting one too, eventually Steam is going ot be THE way to get games digitally. Heck, it pretty much is the standard now.
Great I guess. I stopped buying stuff on Steam when they started charging me in GBP (pounds stirling). When I was paying in Dollars I was saving a packet, so spent more! Even after VAT was added, it was a steal. Not any more.
Still Waaaaaaaaaay better than that stupid EA Download Manager crap.
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