All your favorite games in one place
Computer games are as much art as music, movies, and books. Sometimes developers put into their creations not only their efforts, time, and money but also their hearts and souls. They can be independent and enthusiastic developers, as well as big studios, designing ААА projects. To enjoy digital entertainment, you only need to install Steam. We will tell you what this program is.
What is this program?
Steam for Windows is designed to distribute computer games and other services. It belongs to Valve, a well-known company engaged in game development. With this service, you can buy and install only licensed and high-quality computer games on the Internet, get regular bonuses during pre-orders, find out the latest news from the world of your favorite computer games, and find friends with shared interests.
Steam for Windows has many advantages, but we will mention the primary ones:
Access to various content unavailable in other sources;
High system stability;
Affordable prices for theесть sold range, such as computer games or programs;
Different promotions and discounts to make the prices lower;
Access to quality multiplayer through servers provided by Valve;
The ability to use the purchased content on any PC with Steam installed and logged into your account;
The ability to read reviews for any product sold in the digital store;
Versions for other operating systems and devices are available.
What can you do with this program?
Steam allows you not only to buy and play your favorite games. You can also:
install game updates on a priority basis — the platform does this automatically;
do not think about the safety of game data — Steam also takes care of this;
create and save backups of game distributions;
activate supported games purchased in boxed versions;
buy games as a gift for other users;
get a refund if you do not like the game (the game can be played for up to 14 days after purchase on the condition that it has been running for no longer than 2 hours);
create personal pages and groups, and join communities;
find like-minded people and friends;
exchange messages and chat in the built-in voice chat;
share your achievements;
exchange, buy, and sell in-game items, such as inventory, cards, and more;
take screenshots, shoot videos, and post them on YouTube;
record and broadcast streams without any third-party software;
get the latest news about game world events;
listen to music stored on the device instead of game soundtracks;
let other users access your game library;
customize your page design;
use the developer's technical support services.
- Huge library
- Frequent sales
- Large selection of indie titles
- Easily manipulated ratings
- Few consumer protections
- Major publishers moving away