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21. Re: Steam Game Sharing Planned? Jun 19, 2013, 11:01 Pigeon
 
coldcut wrote on Jun 19, 2013, 09:43:
NeOCidE wrote on Jun 19, 2013, 09:42:
Maybe it's just me and I can't seem to think outside the box, but what do Valve gain from this? Besides the potential for lost sales?
Customer satisfaction?

Sounds comparable to a demo, maybe the idea is to get people interested in the games their friends are playing to sell more. I can only really see this strategy working for certain kinds of games, like multi-player/co-op games. Financially it makes little sense for single player games, unless they're new.

They could probably easily limit what games this feature is availble for.
 
 
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