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So i was wondering how d2d works..also i noticed it has crysis 2 which was pulled from steam..if i buy it on d2d will i have to download origin to play it? Also what about killing floor..but im mainly interested in how it works..im guessing no client but some kind of download manager?
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It has a download manager, and unless the game description specifies, you won't need to use steam or origin
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I've used D2D many times and I am very pleased so far. You have to download a program called Download Manager wich auto starts when you bought the game you want.

You can download the games as many times as you like, it doesnt have a limit.
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Originally Posted by careboy View Post
It has a download manager.
That's nothing new for most online digital solutions.
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like others have stated. only a download manager, nothing required to run in the background, like steam, to play the game. Except for games that uses steamworks of course.
    
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