Steam Sales More Than Double For the Seventh Straight Year, Valve Looks at the Big Picture

Disproving the power of packaged goods once again, Valve's Steam digital download platform saw another year of massive growth in 2011, with sales more than doubling and the number of simultaneous users surpassing the five million mark. What gets five million people on Steam all at once? » 1/06/12 12:00pm 1/06/12 12:00pm

EA's Origin Prepares for Third-Party Content as Install Base Approaches Four Million

It may be inconvenient to users of more popular digital distribution platforms, but its picking up steam. During a UBS conference in London earlier today, EA chief financial officer Eric Brown set Origin install numbers at "about 4 million", saying that third-party content was coming "very soon". » 9/09/11 3:00pm 9/09/11 3:00pm

GameStop Brings the Convenience of Digital PC Game Delivery to Retail

Not everyone that purchases downloadable PC games does it because they prefer shopping at home. Some of them just hate discs and boxes. Maybe it's an environmental thing. Perhaps their father was killed by a DVD. Whatever the case, GameStop's in-store digital PC game purchase method is perfect for those types. » 7/28/11 2:30pm 7/28/11 2:30pm