Buy a Game or Software Download

Digital games and software downloads can be purchased on Amazon and then installed on your compatible computer. You can also purchase games and software downloads when shopping Amazon on your mobile device's web browser.

Amazon Games & Software Downloads are only available for purchase and download within the United Kingdom (including the Channel Islands) from Amazon.co.uk

To buy a game or software download:
  1. Go to the Digital Games Digital Games (Amazon.co.uk full site) or Software Downloads Software Downloads (Amazon.co.uk full site) store, and use browse or search to find the item you'd like to purchase.
  2. Open the detail page for that item and select Buy and download. Tip: Check the system requirements for the item, and make sure you're selecting the version that works with your computer and/or operating system before clicking Buy.

Your default 1-Click payment method is automatically selected for Amazon Games & Software Download purchases. You can click the Change links in your Payment Summary to update your payment settings before completing your purchase.

To learn more about using a gift card or promotional code for your order, go to Redeem a Promotion or Gift Card for Games & Software Downloads.

When your order completes, your purchase is ready to download from Your Games and Software Library Your Games and Software Library (Amazon.co.uk full site) on your computer. If your purchase includes a product key, one will be displayed under the item's title. You'll need this key when you're ready to install your game or software. For more information about downloading your purchase, go to Download and Install Your Game or Software Order.

Note: In certain cases, we manually review digital orders. This process helps prevent unauthorised use of your account, and can take up to four hours to complete. After your order is complete, you'll receive a confirmation e-mail with download instructions. If you'd prefer not to wait, you can Contact Us Contact Us (Amazon.co.uk full site) to cancel your order.