UK Retailer Dixons Selling Games Online

May 19, 2011 -

UK retail outlet Dixons Retail will start selling games via a new digital game download market. The new online service will run across three websites: bespoke Dixons, Currys and PC World. Like every other digital distribution platform, customers buy their PC games online, download them onto their computer and can write reviews for them afterward if they so desire. The new digital store uses the gaming download service Ztorm.

The first 10,000 customers who sign up for the new online games store can choose four free games worth up to £50. Chris Rogers, category manager of gaming at Dixons Retail said that new offering enhances the retailer's existing gaming offerings.

“With hundreds of games readily available, we’re confident that the download site will be hugely popular,” he added.

Source: MCV UK


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Re: UK Retailer Dixons Selling Games Online

Unfortunately it's only two packages of four old games which you can select from, all from Sega.

http://www.dixonsdownloads.co.uk/campaign/launch/

Still, some of the prices seem decent (£24.99 for The Witcher 2 premium edition), if not remarkable.

 
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