Steam is possible to accept bitcoins




According to game developers Valve has indicated that Steam users get the option to pay with bitcoins. Steam it must use a payment provider, so the developers and the service itself received regular currency.

The announcement can be read on Reddit, where the text is placed by the creator of the game SanctuaryRPG. He claims to have received an email in which the news stands. SteamDB, not officially linked to Valve, has a screenshot on Twitter posted the same message, that would be published in a gated community forum on Steam.

By bitcointransacties to proceed there is no risk for publishers and developers to sell their games on Steam via a payment provider. They do not hang bitcoinprijs their game; which is converted by the payment provider on the basis of the current price in the currency of the country of purchase.

In February there were already rumors about bitcoinondersteuning on Steam. When texts with references were found to BitPay. Valve may also go with this payment provider in the sea. When users actually have the ability to pay with bitcoins is not yet clear.


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