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GOG may charge more in some regions as publishers request so. But in those cases they give the extra cash back as credits for buying another game. For example, the lowest price for the game is U$20 in US, but if in your region it costs U$30 they will give you U$10 back as credits for your next purchase. See More
Humble Bundle offers bundles of games for pay what you want pricing. These happen quite often with indie bundles, publisher bundles as well as weekly bundles. There are different tiers to the bundles that go higher in price depending on how many games one wants from the bundle. The higher tiers have a higher price floor but still offer considerable discounts on games. All bundles payments can be put towards a charity for that bundle as well as towards the developer or the HB themselves. See More
The way Humble Bundle works is that it is donation based in that you can pay what you want for the bundle, with the minimum being a dollar. There are separate packages in each bundle that also ask for a minimum price, which depends on the "beat the average" price which is what on average has been donated so far.. See More
Just as a user can choose how much to give to a charity out of the price given, they can also choose how much to give to the devs. So if one does not feel like supporting a charity for a certain bundle they can choose to give all of the funds to the developers. See More
GMG often offers discount codes on newly released games or pre-release games. For those looking to get a new release GMG is a good place to look as users can often find a discount of 15-20% off the game instead of purchasing at full price. See More
Many people have reported issue with the "Shield" subscription service, that seems to auto subscribe users when purchasing keys. It has also been reported that is is pretty difficult to get this subscription turned off, which can be frustrating for those that never wanted it in the first place. See More
Opt-out service on checkout that is easy to miss, which charges and subscribes the purchaser to something they may not need or want
As G2A is a user marketplace, keys may be purchased during sales and resold for significantly less than current market value. Because of this, keys tend to be very inexpensive in comparison to Steam, Origin, and Uplay. See More
While keys are usually legitimate, there is often no way of telling how these keys were obtained. There are cases in the past where stolen credit card information was used to purchase a bunch of game keys and then those keys would be sold on platforms like this. So in that way it's similar to Ebay as well. However, it may be that it's blown somewhat out of proportion by gaming publishers who would earn more off gamers if they'd buy brand new keys. See More
Websites like Kinguin and G2A are usually the cheapest way to get game keys. There are tricks like using discount codes for -3%, -5% or even -7% discount. These keys can usually be easily found through a simple Google search or through a Twitch streamer who's partnered with Kinguin. Another trick is not to use the shield service. It's usually a waste of a dollar, given the fact that in reality issues with game keys are rare. See More
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