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GOG Connect is the ability to own games on GOG, that you already have on Steam. Alongside the currently sale going on at GOG, the team have added in new titles for you to bring over to GOG for free.

All you have to do is have an account at GOG, and own the games on Steam already. Then you will be able to grab them on GOG as well. It's a great thing for GOG to do, as gamers are quite accustomed to buying in one place and having access to their games in many places.

They didn't give us an exact list of what's included, but they said:
QuoteMetro 2033 Redux, HuniePop, Broken Sword Director's Cut & Broken Sword 2 Remastered, Starbound, The Witcher 2 and way more.

There's a total of 20, we know that much at least.

The new games will be available to grab until November 13, 10:59 AM UTC. Article taken from GamingOnLinux.com.
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khansei 7 November 2016 at 1:37 pm UTC
That's good! I'm getting the games again, but I'll not be playing GOG Games until there is a linux client... Having automatic update is a must-have features nowadays.
tuubi 7 November 2016 at 1:39 pm UTC
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Your quote has all the Linux games available except for Frozen Cortex, Frozen Synapse, Risk of Rain and Vangers. Of course Metro 2033 Redux is Windows only on GOG for some reason.
Lord_Phoenix 7 November 2016 at 2:18 pm UTC
@khansei 90% of GOG games works on wine. You can use PlayOnLinux, they even have presets for GOG games.
elbuglione 7 November 2016 at 2:34 pm UTC
GOG and CDPR are absolutely DEAD for me...
Stop GOG "advertising" until GOG Galaxy arrives to Linux!
Seegras 7 November 2016 at 2:53 pm UTC
I got: Risk of Rain, Vangers, The Witcher Adventure Game, Frozen Cortex, Metro 2033 Redux, Frozen Synapse, HuniePop
ripper 7 November 2016 at 6:31 pm UTC
elbuglioneGOG and CDPR are absolutely DEAD for me...
Stop GOG "advertising" until GOG Galaxy arrives to Linux!

Yes, it's not optimal, but you can still play Linux games from GOG even without Galaxy, so I see no point in the hatred.
Tuxus 7 November 2016 at 6:32 pm UTC
Something don't work here...
I have the two remastered Broken Sword games on Steam, but it says: "NO ELIGIBLE GAMES FOUND" and those games appear grayed out in the list.

Anyone else have a similar issue?
Avehicle7887 7 November 2016 at 6:45 pm UTC
TuxusSomething don't work here...
I have the two remastered Broken Sword games on Steam, but it says: "NO ELIGIBLE GAMES FOUND" and those games appear grayed out in the list.

Anyone else have a similar issue?

Have you had the games there for a while or did you add them recently to Steam? I ask this because I added Risk of Rain and Broken Sword 1 to Steam just today (had 2 Humble keys) and took a while for GOG Connect to see them but I did redeem them.
edo 7 November 2016 at 7:26 pm UTC
I got 8 new games. Not bad


Last edited by edo at 7 November 2016 at 7:27 pm UTC
Salvatos 7 November 2016 at 8:22 pm UTC
Thanks for the heads up. Having limited periods where you can redeem games makes the whole concept rather impractical.
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