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GOG Galaxy Reviews

Truly gamer friendly, DRM-free online gaming platform.

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  • Can I still get the witcher 1 for free
    On a fresh GOG GALAXY installation, in the main view "recent" you should see a giveaway banner on the top, you can claim it there. If you have GOG GALAXY installed already and don't see the banner, you can uninstall, and then install it again from Please note that uninstallation will cause you to have to reconnect your integrations, add installed games again ("add games & friends" -> scan... - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Gog Galaxy 2.0 Update
    Update: 2.0.40 has a fix for missing games. Can be force-updated via installer. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Gog Galaxy 2.0 Update
    Update – all below problems are solved in 2.0.40 which can be force-updated by using the installer from - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • VC Redistributables 2015 - 2019 installation and gog galaxy update?
    Try using GOG GALAXY installer from , it should update your currently installed client to newest version. You can try reinstalling in case you already have the newest one. :). - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago

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Best Free Game Launcher for Windows PC
Let us begin with the first free game launcher, GOG Galaxy. GOG Galaxy is a game launcher that provides you with a one-stop shop for all the games available at the GOG store. You just have to go to the launcher and type the game title in the search bar. Boom! There is your game, download, install and enjoy.
The best Steam alternatives for PC gamers
GOG Galaxy is GOG’s desktop client, first released a couple of years ago. It essentially gives the scrappy DRM-free experience a platform, with all the bells and whistles like friends lists, cloud saves and automatic updates for your games. It’s convenient for library management and shopping, and even stores your owned games on virtual wooden bookshelves.

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