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UK Games Retailers Threaten Boycott of Steam Games

November 11th, 2010 11:20 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

RogueyWon writes “Games industry trade site MCV is reporting that two major UK video games retailers are threatening to ban Steam-enabled PC games from their stores. The as-yet-unnamed retailers are apparently concerned that by selling Steam games, they are pointing their customers towards a competitor and will by trying to bring pressure upon publishers to strip Steam functionality from their games. This could prove an interesting test of where the real power lies at the retail end of PC gaming.”

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