What is Steam?
Steam is a gaming & digital distribution platform created by Valve. They also provide multiplayer gaming, streaming and communications between game developers and players. They publish and distribute games and related media from game developers, both big and small. Steam is the biggest platform of it's kind for game key activations. As a player using the platform Steam offers many benefits such as automatic game updates, a cloud-stored license for the user where they have rights and access to download and play a game for a lifetime through the platform, no need to worry about corrupted data or losing the traditional game CD.
Steam is the largest games distributor worldwide with and an estimated 18% of all gaming sales taking place on the platform. The platform boasts 150 million registered users and famously had concurrent users online of 18.5 million people at one time in early 2018. To download and play a game on the platform requires the individual to have an account with Steam and a valid product key.
Where can I get a key?
There are many providers online for Steam Keys. You can browse our selection and purchase a key right here on Doodah. We will email a game activation code to you instantly on payment confirmation. Once you've received the delivery just follow the instructions below to activate your new purchase.
Steam Game CD Key Activation Instructions:
(Already downloaded Steam? Skip to step 4)
- Step 1: Go to http://store.steampowered.com/ and download STEAM client
- Step 2: Click "Install Steam" (from the upper right corner)
- Step 3: Download Steam - Install and start the application, login with your Account name and Password (create one if you don't have).
Please follow these instructions to activate a new retail purchase on Steam:
- Step 4: Launch Steam and log into your Steam account.
Click the Games Menu.
Choose Activate a Product on Steam...
Follow the onscreen instructions to complete the process.
After you have successfully verified the purchase, goto the "MY GAMES" tab and begin the download.
If you have problems activating your key purchased from us, please contact support.