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June 10th, 2013, 11:12
Originally Posted by Roq View Post
Yeah that's right - Steam is for all intents and purposes a monopoly in the same way that Microsoft and eBay are - there are other options, it's just that there aren't really any other viable ones. Kickstarter is now in a similar position. If you have all the eyeballs you can pretty much charge what you want.
Also, it's convenient.

I know lots of people who buy on Steam EXCLUSIVELY for that reason and they're FULLY aware that it's a lot more expensive and that developers get less.




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