Steam is an online distribution platform mainly meant for games. In the beginning, it was reduced to its editor's game only. Nowadays, this application makes available various kinds of more than a hundred thousand of games. This program is the online games' download utility. It allows you to buy available items of your choice and to download them. For that, all you need to do is to create an account which can be done quickly. And downloaded games are automatically installed on your computer. It eliminates devices matters such as scratches, damages disk, and updating matters and serial numbers losses (since keys area contained in Steam account).
In addition to these features, Steam gives members the ease of some community's options. The program includes, for instance, an instant messaging client which makes you able to communicate with friends or to join them right in a game.