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GOG.com (formerly Good Old Games) is a computer game sale and distribution service operated by GOG Ltd.

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Are there any disadvantages in buying Outward at GOG.com instead of Steam? Do mods actually work properly in the GOG version?

I want to buy Outward, and I usually buy games from GOG and avoid supporting Steam if I can. However, I have read that there can be problems with launching Nexus mods with the GOG version. Is it true?...
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Add GoG DOSBOX games to Steam

I bought the Quest for Glory pack on Good Old Games, and like most GoG games I tried to add it to Steam. Now, QFG 1 through 4 are all DOS games and run via a packaged DOSBOX emulator GOG distributes ...
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Can use cd-key from retail version of Witcher 3 to download from gog.com or steam?

I've just ordered Witcher 3 for PC from Amazon but I didn't realize that it comes on bluray (at least what the description says) and my PC does not have bluray reader. Will I be able to download it ...
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Where does GOG keep its Wiz8 saves?

I'm used to porting Wiz8 saved files between Windows machines, and on OS X games I can usually dig up the saved game folders in ~/Library or the app's own Package Contents. But I've got a Good Old ...
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How do I start the Linux version of Mount & Blade: Warband from GOG in Fedora?

So, I got myself Mount & Blade: Warband from GOG, but when I want to start it, I get something like: error while loading shared libraries: libcurl-gnutls.so.4: cannot open shared object file: No ...
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How do I start the Linux version of X3: Reunion from GOG in Fedora?

Hoi, I recently bought the Linux version of X3: Reunion from GOG, but I can't find a way to start it. My system: Fedora 32, 64-bit version I went via terminal into the X3 Reunion folder and started it ...
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No Man's Sky multiplayer with Steam and GOG users

Finally No Man's Sky has a multiplayer mode. I have the Steam version. So when I want to invite people to my game I see a list of my Steam friends that own this game. But is it also possible for an ...
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Is there an auto update for the GoG Galaxy Client?

How does the GoG Galaxy Client Update? I can't find any option to run an update manually but it also does not seem to update itself automatically. How do I update the bloody thing?
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Where can I find the GOG version of Torchlight 2's save folder under Linux?

I'm playing Torchlight 2 and want to backup my save but I don't know where to find the savegame folder. Under Windows, it was something like C:\Documents\My Games\, etc. I found this webpage: https://...
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Does buying "The Witcher 3" on a different platform than GoG.com provide a backup copy on GoG?

The previous titles of the game have provided a backup copy of the game on GoG.com. Is this also true for "The Witcher 3"? Does buying the Game on e.g. Steam or Origin provide a key for GoG?
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Where is the completed scenario data stored for RollerCoaster Tycoon: Deluxe?

I'm hoping the Stack Exchange community can give a definitive answer on this. I recently purchased a new computer, and I'm attempting to migrate a bunch of game save files to it. I've managed to get ...
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How to install the 16 "free DLC" packs (GOG Galaxy)?

I understand that the DLC packs have been bundled as one package, but have to be installed separately (GOG). I have the GOG version, regional game extras have been cut off from the image (GOG Galaxy ...
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Can you activate Don't Starve purchased from GOG on Steam?

Is it possible to activate the game Don't Starve bought from gog.com in a Steam account or they are separate serial keys?
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access gog galaxy savegames without installing gog galaxy

I've played a game bought over gog.com and used the savegame cloud of Gog Galaxy, the game was the witcher 3. Now I would like to revisit it and continue from my old savestate. The problem is that on ...
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Fallout 1 and 2 version on GOG and Steam

Is the version on sale on both of these online digital distribution is the uncensored or not?
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Empire Earth Freezing in menu

I bought Empire Earth - Gold Edition on GOG last night, assuming that it would work on Windows 8. Every time I load in, I get maybe 30 seconds in the various menu screens, before the whole thing locks ...
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Is it possible to multiplayer Project Zomboid with only one copy of the game?

See, I have a few friends coming over for a LAN party, and I want a game to play together, but I'm a poor student. Is it possible to use the GOG copy of the game to play together on LAN? It's really ...
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Is it possible to run GOG Galaxy inside Steam via steam-store application?

I know that on Steam it is possible to run non-steam applications and games via "Add non-steam game", but I'm running Steam via Geforce Now service where this way doesn't work. You can add ...
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How can I add the Rockstar Games Launcher version of GTA V into GOG Galaxy 2?

I have the Rockstar Games Launcher version of Grand Theft Auto V. How can I add it into GOG Galaxy 2.0?
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GOG Screenshot Location

I got Duke Nukem 3D with GOG at Christmas and I have only just got round to playing it. I have discovered F12 creates a screenshot but I can't find the save location. Can anyone point me to the ...
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Project Zomboid Dedicated Server on GOG

I'm trying to create a dedicated server to play with my friends, but all the guides I find start with "Go to Steam and...", but I bought the game on GOG. Is there a way to do this?
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How to turn off Steam privacy settings

GOG Connect warns to "Make sure your Steam Privacy Settings & Profile Status are set to public" but doesn't specify how. I don't see an option for this in the Steam desktop app's settings. What do ...
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how to update Witcher 3 on GoG

I bought Witcher 3 in a local store at the time, so I installed it through discs. I've noticed the game hasn't updated since then though. In-game it says I'm still at version 1.02, though the ...
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How do I get Steam Workshop mods working for the GOG version of Project Zomboid?

I own the GOG version of Project Zomboid Build 41.53, and I'd like to use the mods from the Steam Workshop. How do I safely go about this, and what do I have to do to get them working?
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How do I create a desktop shortcut for GoG Galaxy games after installing them?

Apparently, you can create a shortcut when first installing a game using GoG Galaxy. I forgot to enable that option for Witcher 3 when installing it, so I don't have a shortcut on my desktop. ...
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How to change Proton variables in Heroic?

I have recently got a Steam Deck. I have tried installing the Heroic games launcher on it. A game I have tried to install on it from GoG crashes shortly after opening. I looked it up on ProtonDB and ...
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Heroes Chronicles in HD resolution

I have bought Heroes Chronicles Pack on GOG.com, which includes all 8 chapters of this game. Unfortunately, the game works only on 4:3 resolutions and I am not able to run it on HD mode. I found some ...
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Is Warrior Kings on Steam/GOG.com the "Remastered Edition"?

No official info on Steam and GOG.com, that's why I'm asking. About "Remastered Edition".
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What's the difference between GOG and Steam? [closed]

The header really says it all. Really just wondering about specifics and/or the future of each platform.
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GOG Galaxy and Ubisoft Connect: Connection lost

As title says, I can't connect and load my games. I have followed this forum which said: Go to: %LOCALAPPDATA%\GOG.com\Galaxy\plugins\installed\uplay_afb5a69c-b2ee-4d58-b916-f4cd75d4999a\ Open consts....
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Support for occasionally plugged hard drive for steam-like application?

My computer has only 512GB disk space. AAA games are taking more and more disk space (GTA V requires 100gb, SW Fallen Order 70, ...) which can quickly cuse disk space issue. Performant external SDD ...
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How can I host a game and give someone the IP using the GOG version of Terraria?

I have my server and I just want to let someone play with me. But to do that I have to give them my IP and portfoward Terraria. How can I do this? I am using the GOG version of Terraria, so I cannot ...
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