Panickd wrote on Jan 12, 2014, 17:41: It wasn't enough for Valve to dump their vetting process onto the community with Greenlight but now they're actively pushing unfinished software (that may never be finished) onto their users? Are they really that hard up these days?
No, but they'd be stupid not to take advantage of this trend. Steam EA is their answer to the popularity of Kickstarter and other forms of crowd-funding. They wouldn't be doing it if the consumer demand wasn't there. You can't pretend the people have no choice in the matter.