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Impulse Driven Alternatives

Impulse Driven is described as 'Impulse is GameStop's digital distribution platform for games, applications, and other PC software' and is a Game Store in the gaming software category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Impulse Driven for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Windows, Linux, Mac and Android. The best alternative is Steam, which is free. Other great apps like Impulse Driven are GOG.com, Green Man Gaming, GamersGate and DJL.

Impulse Driven 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 Impulse Driven.
This page was last updated Mar 23, 2018
  • FreeProprietary
  • Windows

Impulse is GameStop's digital distribution platform for games, applications, and other PC software.

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  1. 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.

  2. GOG.com

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    GOG.com (Good Old Games) sells classic PC games through their download service at a low price, without DRM, and updated to run on the latest versions of Windows and other systems.



  3. Green Man Gaming

    • Online

    Green Man Gaming is a global, multiplatform online videogame store.

  4. GamersGate

    • Online

    Buy and download games instantly for PC and Mac.

  5. DJL

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    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.

    Discontinued

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



  6. 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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  7. DotEmu

    • Windows

    DotEmu offers DRM-free classic PC games like Raptor, Moto Racer, Gobliiins, Broken Sword, Commandos and more classic retro games for cheap.

  8. FireFlower Games

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    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.

  9. Get Games

    • Online

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

    Discontinued

    Get Games is Discontinued. Very little recent activity.

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  10. ShinyLoot

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    ShinyLoot is an independently developed web-based, game distribution service. The store combines hybrid DRM-free downloads with Steam keys, search filters with over 180 individual game features, equal PC/Mac/Linux support, and an indie-centric library.

    Discontinued

    Website/service unavailable.

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