Discord is also building a system for developers to submit games for consideration, and will take a 30% cut of sales, which is no different from what Valve charges developers putting their games on Steam. The Discord app now has a storefront where you will find a curated list of games available for purchase, and launch them from within the app.
"You ever been in one of those smaller boutique book shops with recommendations from employees written on little note cards?"
"This Nitro boost, store experience and library will make it easier to find, share, and jump into games with friends, all in the same place you already hang out", the company said in a release. "We generally focus on newer titles for the Retail store and "games you may have missed" for the Nitro subscription".
It's game time for Discord, the gaming community used to bring together some 150 million gamers that has now chose to get into, well, actual games. Unlike Steam's new most anything goes policy, the store will be curated by Discord. It's adding a Universal Library tab that can launch "any" of your games through Discord, even if they require go-between launchers.
Holidaymakers evacuated as floods hit southern France
Ten people were taken to hospital suffering from hypothermia and minor injuries, said regional police spokesman Jerome Tallaron. Heavy floods have forced the evacuation of 1600 people - a lot of them campers - in southern France, officials say.
Discord today announced that the company has started beta testing a new digital game store with 50,000 of its Canadian users. Games in this section will generally be exclusive to the service for 90 days, at which point developers are free to use Steam or other stores to distribute their titles. Those will be indie games Discord has helped bring to life. The feature is now being tested among a small batch of Canadian users, so their feedback will likely shape the Discord Store's development moving forward.
We [The Discord Team] 'll be showcasing a variety of titles that we think you'll like. Although these games have won rave reviews from critics, they also aren't huge "triple-A titles".
Simply called the "Store", Discord's marketplace will be accessible by visiting the app's home page and selecting the appropriate menu option.
The Verge reports the Discord Store won't house the same number of games as, say, Steam, but will instead aim for a "local bookstore" catalogue of staff-picked choices. Nitro subscribers will get access to games such as Saints Row: The Third and Metro: Last Light Redux, among others.
Phil Thompson believes Manchester City are favourites to win the Premier League title ahead of Liverpool FC this season. I was told that during pre-season it looked like I was saying something absolutely out of order, something insane .
Smatterings of rain fell on Monday in parts of eastern Australia devastated by drought , but not enough to make a difference. The money is meant to assist farmers who are struggling with failing crops, water shortages and the cost of feeding animals.
The Queen didn't look impressed when an adorable pony, called Cruachan IV, defecated in front of her at Balmoral Castle yesterday. The castle is open to the public until the end of July and has been prepared for the Queen's arrival over the last week.
It's also already surpassed any other Japanese game in Steam history, and by extension it's Capcom's biggest PC title, too. Maybe once the PC version catches up to the PS4 and Xbox One versions in patches we can have this discussion again.
Bull said Lyle's death would be felt across the globe - a testament to the impact the boy from Shepparton had wherever he went. Last week he went into palliative care and went home to spend time with his family. "Our humble thanks to you all", she added.
We spoke to Kompany and Walker and they seem so intent to not drop below the mentality and standards they achieved past year . I think Liverpool need to go out of the Champions League pre Christmas to have a good chance of winning the league.
Another natural disaster has struck the Indonesian island of Lombok as the community battles to recover from Sunday's quake. Indonesia's geological agency said the quake was shallow, at a depth of 12km, centred in the northeast of the island.
At its peak, the Parker Solar Probe is likely to clock in at over 692,000 km per hour on its final orbits. You've already heard plenty about the Parker Solar Probe over the past year or so, and with good reason.
Such plans are less appealing to people who may have complex medical histories and want a wide variety of health care providers. Other prominent USA companies, like Intel and Boeing, have already begun testing direct health care delivery deals.
Man Utd open Chelsea talks for Zouma
It might be hard for him to get regular playing time at Chelsea this season, so sending him out on loan makes sense. Zouma arrived at Chelsea in 2014, with a lot of excitement around his talent.
Manchester United wanted to pay £100m plus for Rafael Varane
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Europe might force Apple to ditch Lightning Cable
Such studies are conducted to estimate the need for the Commission's own actions and analyze the impacts of the possible options. After this agreement expired in 2012, a new letter of intent was signed by the same companies in 2013 and 2014.
Dolphins, Eagles players protest during national anthem
The Giants opened their preseason at home against the Cleveland Browns on Thursday, and Big Blue defensive lineman A.J. The Dolphins players weren't the only ones to renew their protests as the preseason began Thursday night.
Jordan Ayew Completes Loan Switch To Crystal Palace
Ed Dove is a writer and scout who has a deep and enduring passion for African sport, politics and literature. Ayew, 26, was the club's top scorer last season with 11 goals as they were relegated from the Premier League.