Discord confirms plans to sell games via dedicated store

Discord Opens a New Beta Storefront & a Unified Launcher

After making its bones in the VoIP and instant messaging scene for gamers, Discord is now preparing to take its service to the next level by selling games through its own store.

With more than 150 million users, Discord is one of the few platforms that rivals Steam's install base. "Nitro was our attempt at cosmetics, now we're adding games to that subscription and building a retail store too". After that, developers can choose to sell their games wherever they want. Rather than the firehose approach that digital stores like Steam and the Apple App Store take, Discord intends to recommend and sell only "the hottest and newest games".

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The Nitro subscribers will have access to the following games: "Saints Row: The Third", "Metro: Last Light Redux", "Darksiders: Warmastered Edition", "De Blob", "Tormentor X Punisher", "Dandara", "Kathy Rain", "GoNNER", "Kingdom: New Lands", "System Shock Enhanced Edition", and "Super Meat Boy". The store will feature games from publishers big and small as was revealed in the announcement for the beta program which is rolling out to Canadian Discord. It costs $4.99/month or $49.99 a year, but you don't have to subscribe to it in order to use the storefront.

On top of that, the Discord Store is going to include a number of exclusive previews - chosen to encourage more players to migrate to the new platform. This will also serve as a discovery service that will promote games with a boutique feel according to the announcement.

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They'll also see a new Discord Store tab in the home screen with individual games available for purchase. Discord describes this part of the service as "kinda like Netflix for games". It was confirmed via email by a representative that "all games [offered on the storefront] will be curated by Discord". This initiative, called First on Discord, is a timed-exclusivity versus a funded-and-published type of affair. In a new post on the Discord Blog, the company announced the Discord Store, a way for gamers to get access to carefully and personally selected titles. Resmini commented on the decision behind adding this convenient feature. "So we want to provide them with a frictionless way to get into games with friends". "This is all in beta, so things may change by the time we're ready to launch".

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