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GoG vs Goliath describes the difficulties they have being the "little guy" in the digital distribution world, talking of the problems they have competing with "Goliath," whoever that might be. They point out they can't hold splashy sales since their margins are so thin on their rock-bottom prices, so they are offering a few incentives to get folks to engage in some word-of-mouth advertising for their service. Thanks Morris, who should try and cash in for a free game after passing this along.

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13. Re: GoG vs Goliath Jul 1, 2010, 14:00 Prez
Everything else being equal, I will buy from GoG before Steam 100 times out of 100. I place a lot of stake in the extras, the support (one area where GoG utterly trounces Steam), and the complete lack of DRM. And yes Steam IS DRM, even if it is relatively unobtrusive 99% of the time.

I will gladly pay more for a game on GoG than for the same game on Steam. That's just me.

The biggest thing keeping me spending more money on Steam than on GoG is the latter's relative dearth of titles as compared to the former.
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