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NeoEdge Uncovered

October 27th, 2006 :: Features, Other services :: 12 Responses

Hot on the heels of Triton’s recent demise comes news of NeoEdge, a distribution service promising a series of new twists on the Steam/Triton formula. Did I mention that it might be distributing Bioshock?

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Triton’s Lessons and Legacy

October 24th, 2006 :: Interviews, Other services :: 8 Responses

Triton’s demise has been a particularly untimely one. Its plug was unexpectedly pulled during Steam’s strongest single week of growth–perhaps not in coincidence. Its closure has been every digital distribution paranoiac’s nightmare come true, a case study for the worst-case scenario in fact, and as such is of great interest to anyone with a stake or interest in any connected digital distribution scheme.

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Prey enters pre-load on Triton

June 29th, 2006 :: Other services :: 35 Responses

Prey has begun Pre-loading on Triton. How has the service progressed in its final few months?

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DiStream speak

May 8th, 2006 :: Other services :: 14 Responses

DiStream have provided a partial but official list of Triton titles.


Further Triton titles revealed

April 29th, 2006 :: Other services :: 14 Responses

Triton, DiStream’s competing distribution service and ‘Your ticket to the fast lane’, has seen twelve new games added to its official website.


xStream re-christened ‘Triton’

April 23rd, 2006 :: Other services :: 21 Responses

Attentive reader Sarkie has spotted the new brand name and website for DiStream’s Steam competitor, formerly known as Game xStream, suggesting that it is finally nearing launch.