Media: Download

Software concept

Full game legally distributed as digital download.


Alternate names: Digital distribution
Name variations: Downloadable

This is tag presumes the full game is authorized for digital distribution. This tag is not meant to apply to shareware or demo versions which are always assumed to be legally downloadable.
For keeping record which games were distributed as download for the future game media options.

The first Media: Download video game was released in 1982.

Paradox Interactive, Choice of Games and Devolver Digital published most of these games.

Parent group


Child groups

Not on Console Classix, Console Classix, Wii Virtual Console, Available on, Xbox Live Marketplace, WiiWare, PlayStation Store, Consoleclassix-pending, Available on Steam, Ubuntu Software Center - Paid for Application, DSiWare, Nintendo eShop, 3DS Virtual Console, Available on Gameolith, Available on Desura, Available on Gamersgate, Available on, Wii U Virtual Console, Games Republic, GameAgent, Available on Epic Games Store


Linux 11409
Windows 1348
Mac OS X 545
Android 271
MS-DOS 175
BSD 45
Tandy Coco 39
BeOS 36
Apple II E 33
PS3 28
PS Vita 27
PS4 26
Mac OS Classic 25
X360 24
Win3.1 24
C64 23
iOS 22
Pandora 22
Unix 20
ZX Spectrum 19
Atari 400/800 17
Amiga 16
Commander X16 15
Xbox One 14
Switch 13
Solaris 13
NES 12
Ouya 12
PSP 12
Nintendo DS 12

By year

828486889092949698000204060810121416182022 2832708141621240 ABCD
A2004 - D2D launched
2004 - Steam launched
B2005 - XBLM launched
C2006 - PSN launched
D2008 - WiiWare launched

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