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GOG.com Statement Expected Wednesday

GOG.com has an additional update following yesterday's shutdown to the home of good old games. They add a little to our minimal understanding of the current state of the service, say they expect to make everyone's games available again on Thursday, and state they plan on making a more informative statement about what's happening on Wednesday. Here's word:

First of all, we apologize everyone for the whole situation and closing GOG.com. We do understand the timing for taking down the site caused confusion and many users didn't manage to download all their games. Unfortunately we had to close the service due to business and technical reasons.

At the same time we guarantee that every user who bought any game on GOG.com will be able to download all their games with bonus materials, DRM-free and as many times as they need starting this Thursday.

The official statement from GOG.com's management concerning the ongoing events is planned on Wednesday. If you want to receive further information about GOG.com, please send an email to update_media@gog.com if you're a media representative or to update_users@gog.com if you're a user without a GOG account.

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13. Re: GOG.com Statement Expected Wednesday Sep 21, 2010, 03:43 Shadowcat
 
I'm going to be so gutted if this marks the end of the DRM-free catalogue on GOG.com.

GOG was the best thing to happen to online PC games distribution ever, and I would willingly see Steam and every other digital distributor die first.
 
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