GOG Galaxy is the gaming Client for PC designed for a convenient purchasing, playing and updating games, as well as an online play between gaming platforms, GOG Galaxy is also built with optionality in mind, and a belief that you should own the games you buy. Universal Cloud Saves, in-game overlay, bandwidth limiting, capturing screenshots, desktop notifications and more… GOG Galaxy is as much about bringing the GOG.com experience up to modern par, as it is about offering completely new features and standards.
Shop and play
GOG Galaxy is a client that brings you all the relevant content from GOG, including new releases, hot deals, as well as popular, upcoming and on-sale titles. Furthermore, it offers you a reliable library where you can store downloaded content and manage it efficiently.
The interface is smooth and intuitive so that it can be operated by numerous computer users, regardless of their PC operating skills or experience with similar software.
Backup and social support
GOG Galaxy lets you manage your content after you installed it on your PC by enabling you to verify the files, repair them, view the destination folder, or uninstall the game altogether. It is also possible to backup its content by clicking the corresponding arrow button for your desired item and select the function you want to use.
This client also lets you connect with friends that are also users of this program. In order to achieve that, you only need to click your profile name and select “Friends” from the combo menu. After populating your contacts list, you can chat with your friends by choosing “Chat” from the same menu as above.
Lightweight client for GOG that packs backup and social support
To wrap it up, GOG Galaxy is a reliable client for GOG that lets you access store items, acquire them, download them to your computer and manage them efficiently, while also providing you with additional support, such as social features and backup. It fashions a smooth interface that can be operated by a wide range of users, thanks to its high overall accessibility.
Features and Highlights:
Install & auto-update
Install any game with a single click, and GOG Galaxy will keep it always up to date. Optional bandwidth limiting and scheduling gives you additional control.
Never lose your progress again! Your saves will automatically backup to the Cloud and will stay synced between your computers. (supported games only)
It’s up to you when and how to play your games. GOG Galaxy will always work without an internet connection, and so will your GOG Galaxy installed games.
Sometimes game updates break things. Thanks to the built-in Rollback feature, you can restore your game to prior states with just a single click.
Don’t like being forced to update? In GOG Galaxy you can turn off auto-updating for any game and receive notifications when new updates are available.
Achievements & playtime
Unlock achievement laid out by the developers and track your playtime. Win bragging rights or just do it for the sake of your inner completionist.
See notifications, chat with friends or check how many FPS your glorious PC is pushing by pressing Shift+Tab in-game. (supported games only)
We deeply respect our users, so we’ve also built GOG Galaxy to respect your privacy. We don’t track your personal data… we don’t even look for it.
No matter if GOG Galaxy sleeps in the background or if you are playing a game, you won’t miss that new message, invite for a round of multiplayer or a friend request.
We believe that GOG Galaxy should be as lightweight as possible, and with every version we do our best to decrease its CPU footprint.
Beyond all these features, GOG Galaxy will never be mandatory. And that’s great motivation for us – we want to make it so good, that you actually want to use it.