In a press release earlier today, Valve have just created a feature of subscription-based games. The first game on the subscription side is called Darkfall Unholy Wars.For those who are don’t have information abou the game, it is a PvP focused MMO from Aventurine.
Gamers can now subscribe to MMOs games on Steam and manage recurring payments to those games using the Steam itself. The press release says:
With Subscription Plans, Steam offers gamers the ability to sign up and manage payments for subscription-based games on Steam. […] Steam customers may now sign-up for, manage, cancel or renew game Subscription Plans at any time, online directly through Steam.
Valve have also promised that more and more subscription-based games will be coming up in near future.
Announcement official link: http://store.steampowered.com/news/10463/