Alternatives to Steam

  • Humble Bundle

    Buy a bundle of games, you decide the price, and support charity in the process. Each game is normally DRM-free and runs on Windows, Mac, and Linux!

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  • Desura

    Desura is a digital distribution service for gamers, putting the best games, mods and downloadable content at your fingertips and ready to play.

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  • Origin

    Origin is your new digital playground. It’s where you go to find the best that EA has to offer.

    Free Web Windows Mac

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  • Lutris

    Lutris is an open source gaming platform for GNU/Linux. It allows you to gather and manage (install, configure and launch) all your games acquired from any source, in a single interface. Features- Manage your Linux games, Windows games, emulated con…

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  • itch.io

    itch.io gives you the ability to design a page where people can download games you have uploaded. You can optionally put a minimum price on your game (which can be 0), giving people the opportunity to pay you what they think you deserve. All files a…

    Open Source Free Android Tablet Android Web Linux Windows Mac

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  • Uplay

    Uplay is the game client for Ubisoft.

    Free Windows

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  • Battle.net App

    What's this launcher update do? Single Sign-On: Log in once to access Blizzard games, and stay logged in for up to 30 days. Install and Auto-Update Games: Install games directly through the app and, if you choose to leave the app running on your des…

    Free Windows Mac

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  • Game Center

    Game Center brings social gaming to OS X and iOS apps. With the Game Center app, you can play against friends and unknown foes anywhere in the world. Invite someone to join, then get a game going. Or go up against people you don't know, from anywher…

    Free iPad iPhone Mac

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  • Game Jolt

    Game Jolt, where all the best free Indie Games are at! Browse through thousands of free Indie Games ready for you to play. This is Indie.

    Free Web Linux Windows Mac

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  • Epic Games Store

    The Epic Games store is now open, featuring games from other developers. Epic's goal is to bring you great games, and to give game developers a better deal: they receive 88% of the money you spend, versus only 70% elsewhere. This helps developers su…

    Free Windows Mac

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  • Green Man Gaming

    Green Man Gaming is a global, multiplatform online videogame store.It has a multi-platform catalogue of over 6,600 games and its community platform, integrated with the online store, offers a forum for gamers to connect with each other, in-depth gam…

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  • Fanatical

    Buy awesome games. Pay a fraction of the retail price! Every week we bring you a spectacular new Steam game bundle, saving up to 97% off the normal retail price! Hurry though, each bundle is only available for a limited time. We're on a mission to h…

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  • GamersGate

    Buy and download games instantly for PC and Mac. GamersGate is the leading digital distribution platform for PC and Mac games creating easily accessible gaming experiences for gamers worldwide – anytime, anywhere. Offering a “client-free” experience…

    Commercial Web

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  • DJL

    Djl is an open-source (GPL licensed) game manager written in Python 2.5 for the GNU/Linux Operating Systems. It is inspired by Valves Steam software for Windows.

    Open Source Free Linux

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  • DotEmu

    DotEmu offers DRM-free classic PC games like Raptor, Moto Racer, Gobliiins, Broken Sword, Commandos and more classic retro games for cheap.Most games are offered in multi-language flavor, which makes them a great GoG alternative.

    Commercial Windows

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  • Moonlight Game Streaming

    Moonlight (formerly known as Limelight) is an open source implementation of NVIDIA's GameStream protocol. We implemented the protocol used by the NVIDIA Shield and wrote a set of 3rd party clients.Moonlight allows you to stream your collection of ga…

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