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Games for Windows LIVE Alternatives

Games for Windows LIVE is described as 'The free online Windows gaming service that makes great games even better and connects you with your friends across Windows and Xbox 360:' and is an app. There are seven alternatives to Games for Windows LIVE for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Mac, Windows, Linux and Android. The best alternative is Steam, which is free. Other great apps like Games for Windows LIVE are Green Man Gaming, DJL, GameFly Digital Download Client and FireFlower Games.

Games for Windows LIVE alternatives are mainly Game Stores but may also be Game Library Managers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Games for Windows LIVE.
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  • Windows

The free online Windows gaming service that makes great games even better and connects you with your friends across Windows...

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  1. Steam icon

    Steam

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • SteamOS
    74 alternatives to Steam 

    Steam is a digital distribution, digital rights management, multiplayer and communications platform developed by Valve Corporation. It is used to distribute a wide range of games and related media entirely over the internet, stretching from one-man independent efforts to some of...

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    1.  Achievements SupportedSteam offers the possibility of unlocking achievements through completing challenges.
    2.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    3.  Controller SupportSteam supports the use of a controller (XBOX, PlayStation, etc.).
    4.  Two-factor AuthenticationSteam supports two-factor authentication (2FA).
    5.  Dark ModeSteam supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    6.  Hardware AcceleratedSteam can use the GPU and CPU to speed up rendering, conversion, and overall performance.
    7.  Cloud savesSteam allows you to save your progress in the cloud.
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    Green Man Gaming

    34 alternatives to Green Man Gaming 

    Green Man Gaming is a global, multiplatform online videogame store. It has a multi-platform catalogue of over 6,600 games and its community platform, integrated with the online store, offers a forum for gamers to connect with each other, in-depth game stats, latest news and updat.

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    DJL

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    25 alternatives to DJL 

    Djl is an open-source (GPL licensed) game manager written in Python 2.5 for the GNU/Linux Operating Systems. It is inspired by Valves Steam software for Windows.

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    Discontinued

    The official website is no longer available. Last version, 1.2.20, released on October 2009, can be still downloaded from Launchpad.

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    GameFly Digital Download Client

    • Mac
    • Windows
    29 alternatives to GameFly Digital Download Client 

    Access to a large, and growing, library of purchasable games as well as hundreds of free-to-play games for GameFly subscribers under "Unlimited PC Play"

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    1.  Achievements SupportedGameFly Digital Download Client offers the possibility of unlocking achievements through completing challenges.
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    FireFlower Games

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    22 alternatives to FireFlower Games 

    FireFlower Games sells DRM-free games for Windows, Linux and Mac for direct download. We focus on indie games and our aim is to bring you games that are entertaining, nice-looking and innovative with a touch of sci-fi.

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    Get Games

    • Online
    24 alternatives to Get Games 

    Buy and download quality PC games at great prices, with fast downloads and no subscriptions.

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    Discontinued

    Get Games is Discontinued. Very little recent activity.

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    CJS CD Keys

    28 alternatives to CJS CD Keys 

    CJS CD Keys, has been around since November 2009 and has since grown to become one of the largest CD Key stores online today, offering genuine and brand new activation codes for all the latest PC Games, which can be used to get full digital downloads of the games.

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