GOG.com at CDP Conference: “We Love Developers!”

Warsaw, Poland (30 May, 2012) -- GOG.com, the digital distributor bringing indie gems at unbeatable prices read a love letter addressing its feelings for indie game-makers during the CD Projekt RED Group Summer Conference and explained that GOG.com Loves Developers. After a heartfelt thanks to indie devs who launched their games DRM-free on GOG.com, they transitioned into a slow jam to better express their deep and abiding love for all things indie. Because such a strong, brave and straight-forward message deserves a response, an e-mail address WeLoveDevs@gog.com was created for developers to contact the GOG.com team about releasing their games on the 100% DRM-free platform. Because moving images speak louder than words, a video with the love confession has been made available today. Click the image below to play.

Earlier this year, the daring distributor with a difference has announced that it’s not only about “Old Games” anymore. Such indie releases as Machinarium, Trine, Spacechem, or Darwinia became instant-classics and settled extremely well in GOG.com catalog and the hearts of GOG.com users. Legend of Grimrock, the first of these indie games available for preorder on  GOG.com, was a particular success with more than 20,000 copies sold within the first two months--or roughly half of the units that GOG.com sold of the Witcher 2 in the first six months! The site has been growing hugely, with a recent 30% jump in users, traffic, visitors, and sales after their Bigger, Fresher, Newer relaunch, and this has been a big plus for developers, too.

Legend of Grimrock’s success story, along with the large number of  pre-orders for Botanicula and Resonance, prove that GOG.com, DRM-free and problem-free platform that reaches millions of dedicated PC gamers, is a real alternative or a supplement to other distribution platforms and self-publishing as well. GOG.com provides Indie Devs with market expertise, marketing & PR support, extra care and attention for every release, and a strong community, known for its passion towards only the best releases possible. Any developer with a high-quality gem that’s ready to shine can contact GOG.com at WeLoveDevs@gog.com.

About GOG.com

GOG.com is the ultimate destination for downloadable DRM-free PC games. The site offers gamers some of the greatest PC games of all time for a low price and free from copy protection. GOG.com is much more than just another digital distribution site, featuring an extensive community component that allows players to rate, review and discuss their favorite PC games, as well as insightful articles from respected game journalists. Visit http://www.gog.com and start your exploration of the best that gaming has to offer.

 


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