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How do digital games on Amazon work?

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2 years ago#1
Do they give you a code to buy it from a client or do you just download a copy directly from Amazon? If you get it from Amazon directly, what kind of DRM is on the game?
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2 years ago#2
It depends on the individual game, some are direct downloads some, are just keys for Steam, Origin.
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2 years ago#3
Steam/Origin key or direct download from Amazon. If it's from Amazon, you only have whatever DRM comes on the retail release.
2 years ago#4
Look carefully at the game you are interested in. If they require a 3rd party DRM(Steam, Origin, etc) it will state. Otherwise you sign into your Amazon account and download it from "My Games."
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2 years ago#5
Thanks for the quick responses!
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