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On this page you´ll find an overview of companies officially authorized to resell Steam keys aside from Steam itself. If you plan to buy a game on Steam, take a look at these legit Steam key stores first. Often you´ll find a price-match or even a better deal than in the SteamPowered store!
Following you'll find lists of "approved retail vendors" by well known sources like Ubisoft, Rebellion and Elder Scrolls Online.
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2014 - Rebellion´s official STEAM key reseller
Rebellion, developer of the "Sniper Elite" franchise, published a list of their official licensed partners in July 2014. This list gives a good overview of the official digital key reseller in 2014.
"...aside from Steam itself, digital keys ... can be bought from the below list of licensed partners. This is the full list of companies that get their keys direct from us for digital sale – we do not sell to anyone else." -- Rebellion
This list of approved and legit digital retailers has been released by Rebellion in the "Steam Users' Forums" in June 2014.
2015 - Official "Digital Game Key Reseller" for Elder Scrolls Online / ESO
The community coordinator of "The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited" posted the following statement with a list of reputable sources for ESO Steam keys in May 2015.
"We want to remind gamers to shop wisely and only purchase online keys from a reputable source. ... To avoid unknowingly purchasing a stolen game key we suggest that you purchase from our site or one of the official retailers listed below." -- Jason Leavey, ESO Community Coordinator
This list of official digital game key reseller has been released in in the official "Elder Scrolls Online" Forums in May 2015.
2016 - Ubisoft's approved retail vendor list for UPLAY games
Ubisoft has created a list including all of their official approved vendors. (Last Updated: 3/4/2016)
"We recommend purchasing our ... games directly from the Uplay shop or from companies who have a digital distribution agreement with Ubisoft ... A list of companies ... is provided below. --- Source: Ubisoft FAQ
This list of approved and legit UPLAY games retailers has been released by Ubisoft in their FAQ in April 2016.