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Battle.net Alternatives

Battle.net is described as 'Internet-based online game, social networking service, digital distribution, and digital rights management platform developed by Blizzard Entertainment' and is a Game Store in the gaming software category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Battle.net for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Online / Web-based, Mac, Linux and Android. The best alternative is Steam, which is free. Other great apps like Battle.net are Epic Games Store, Twitch, Origin and Ubisoft Connect.

Battle.net alternatives are mainly Game Stores but may also be Game Library Managers or Live Streaming Tools and Services. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Battle.net.
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  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Online
  • Android
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  1. Steam icon

    Steam

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • SteamOS

    Steam is a digital distribution, digital rights management, multiplayer and communications platform developed by Valve Corporation.

    Steam Store
    Most users think Steam is a great alternative to Battle.net.
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    Epic Games Store

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online

    The Epic Games store is now open, featuring games from other developers. Epic's goal is to bring you great games, and to give game developers a better deal: they receive 88% of the money you spend, versus only 70% elsewhere.

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  3. Twitch icon

    Twitch

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • Kindle Fire
    • Playstation
    • Fire TV
    • Chromecast
    • Xbox

    Twitch.tv is a live-streaming portal that primarily focuses on video gaming, but also used for many other purposes.

    The new Twitch design since September 26 2019
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    Battle.net is a gaming platform where you can play and buy games. Twitch is a streaming platform where you can watch streams (among others gaming streams)

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  4. Origin icon

    Origin

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online

    Origin is your new digital playground. It’s where you go to find the best that EA has to offer.

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    Ubisoft Connect

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Ubisoft Connect (before Uplay) is Ubisoft's PC games portal, where you can find all your games on PC

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    FreeToGame

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    FreeToGame is a gaming platform that provides access to the best free-to-play games and MMO Games while rewarding gamers with free premium in-game loot, special offers and exclusive perks at no cost to the user!

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    Heroic Games Launcher

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Heroic is an Open Source Game Launcher for Linux, Windows and macOS (10.15+, won't work properly on High sierra and older versions). Right now it supports launching games from the .

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  8. Rockstar Games Launcher icon

    Rockstar Games Launcher

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    The Rockstar Games Launcher is a new Windows desktop application that allows you to quickly and easily access your Rockstar Games PC collection in a single place, across both digital and disc-based titles including ones purchased from various other digital stores.

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    Legendary

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Legendary is an open-source game launcher that can download and install games from the Epic Games platform on Linux and Windows. It's name as a tongue-in-cheek play on tiers of item rarity in many MMORPGs.

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    GameDatum.com

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    Play the Best Free Games Online - We find them for you! Game datum for each free online game and more! Discover and play the Best Free Games Online gamedatum.com

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