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Steam Direct will soon let any developer sell their game on Valve's platform - Wired.co.uk

PC gaming storefront Steam is abandoning its Greenlight scheme in favour of a new system called Steam Direct. Currently, Greenlight lets Steam users vote on which games are listed on the service. Steam Direct will allow any developer to directly upload ...and more »

Valve is removing Steam Greenlight this spring - Eurogamer.net

Steam Greenlight, the service that lets players vote on which products they'd like to see available on Valve's popular storefront, is being removed this spring in lieu of a new system that will put products directly on shop. It will be called Steam ...and more »

Steam Direct to Replace Steam Greenlight: Valve - NDTV

Valve will be shutting down Steam Greenlight — which was used by many developers to bring their games to Steam directly. In its place will be a new system called Steam Direct. “After the launch of Steam Greenlight, we realised that it was a useful ...and more »

Valve Kills Steam Greenlight - Kotaku

After years of saying they'd do it, Valve is finally getting rid of Steam Greenlight, Steam's user-driven service for admitting smaller games to the Steam store. They're replacing it with something called Steam Direct. Here's how it'll work: “We will ...and more »

Valve says goodbye to Steam Greenlight, hello to “Direct” publishing - Ars Technica

Nearly five years after Steam Greenlight was first announced, Valve said today it is doing away with the controversial system that let users vote on which games they thought should be sold on the popular PC digital distribution service. The service ...and more »

Valve kills Steam Greenlight – here's why it matters - The Guardian

System was intended to prevent stream of low quality software flooding the store but failed to halt explosion in content last year. Alex Hern · @alexhern. Mon 13 Feb 2017 08.31 EST Last modified on Thu 30 Nov 2017 22.50 EST. Share on Facebook · Share ...and more »

Steam Greenlight had to go, but its replacement might just work - Eurogamer.net

Steam Greenlight, Valve's process for finding new games to place on the store, will soon be gone. In a few short months Valve will replace it with a much more straightforward system they're calling Steam Direct because, well, it's a more direct method ...and more »

Valve to replace Steam Greenlight with a fee-based game submission system - Gamasutra

Less than five years after launching the service, Valve has decided to close down Steam's Greenlight platform and replace it with a more formalized process for developers to submit their games to Steam. This is potentially a huge deal for developers ...and more »

Valve Software to Shutter Steam Greenlight Program for Indie Game Developers - Fortune

Valve Software announced yesterday that it will end the Greenlight program, which allowed community members to support the addition of independent games to the Steam online games marketplace. The move aims at giving developers and publishers “a ...and more »

Steam Greenlight's Replacement Could Pose Problems Of Its Own - Kotaku

Today, Valve announced that they're killing Steam Greenlight, the user-driven service they use to ferry lesser-known games onto the Steam store. Soon, it'll be supplanted by Steam Direct, a service that allow anyone to pay a fee get their game, well ...and more »