It's now offering digital gift cards, making it easier than ever to give to gamers without making their game choices for them.
The move is a very welcome (if slightly overdue) one on Valves part happy gifting, PC gamers!
Find in your area, about Steam Gift Cards, steam Gift Cards work just like gift certificates, which can be redeemed on Steam for the purchase of games, software, hardware, and any other item you can purchase on Steam.You can't use your existing wallet funds for the gift cards, but you can send money to friends in other countries (Steam will automatically convert the funds to their currency).They can then use the funds to buy anything they want on Steam, unlike the single-game digital gift service that already exists.In the UK, these are 4, 10, 25, 50 and 100.However, there are a handful of caveats to Steams new online gift card scheme.Redeem a Physical Gift Card, continue, physical Gift Cards.All Discussions Steam Forums Help and Tips Topic Details, buy giftcard - win 50000 dollars free paying from steam wallet?Where can I purchase Steam Gift Cards and Wallet Codes?This isnt a problem in and of itself, but it does mean that non-Steam users are still tied to physical gift cards.Digital Gift Cards, now you can directly contribute to a friend or family member's Steam wallet online.I can only use paypal or credit cards to pay for the gift card?Note: Steam Gift Cards and Wallet Codes will be converted to the currency of your Steam Wallet upon redemption, regardless of where they were purchased.
Essentially, it works the same as Steam's existing physical gift cards, allowing the receiver to spend their gift however they want.
You can find Steam Gift Cards and Wallet Codes at retail stores across the world in a variety of denominations.
The new digital gift cards allow you to simply send Steam Wallet funds to friends.