Over two years ago I wrote an article called The Holy Grail of Digital Distribution [https://www.fortressofdoors.com/the-holy-grail-of-digital-distribution/] where I described what an ideal digital game store might look like. In the last two weeks, Steam launched their long-anticipated storefront overhaul (which I'll call "NewSteam"), and I think
[http://www.files.fortressofdoors.com/images/Kongregate_logo.jpg] The Kongregate version [http://www.kongregate.com/games/LevelUpLabs/defenders-quest-prelude/] of Defender's Quest GOLD edition is now live. If you are a registered Kongregate user, we've expanded the demo to give you access through all of Act III and most of
Cross-posted on Gamasutra [http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/LarsDoucet/20120607/172033/The_Holy_Grail_of_Digital_Distribution.php] . Twitter handle: @larsiusprime The challenge of being an independent developer is that so much of your game's success is out of your control. There's no Department of Internet Money [http://en.wikipedia.