Steam Store Page Quick Guide

Indie games publishing at fixed, transparent prices. Plus a wealth of free asset templates, guides and resources!

Created with Sketch.

Steam Store Page Quick Guide

A comprehensive cheat sheet for the mandatory items you need to prepare for your Steam Store Page

To start publishing your game on Steam, you need to register as a developer and pay the Steam Direct app deposit fee of $100. Once done, you are able to upload your build and prepare your Steam Store Page.

The Steam Store Page editor is complex. We will add guides that explain it’s features in detail. For this guide, the focus is providing a quick list of the mandatory items you’ll need to prepare for a premium game release.

Use this list and our BRINDIE FREE Steam Store Page templates to DYI, or book us to create your optimised store page by ordering a BRINDIE PREMIUM pack.

ITEM LOCATION TYPE
Game Name Basic Info Text
Platforms Basic Info Setting
Minimum & Recommended
System Requirements
Basic Info Setting
Release dates Basic Info Setting
Supported Languages Basic Info Setting
Genres Basic Info Setting
About This Game Description Text
Short Description Description Text
Header capsule image Graphical Assets Text
Small capsule image Graphical Assets Text
Large capsule image Graphical Assets Text
Main capsule image Graphical Assets Text
Screenshots Graphical Assets Text
Trailer Trailers Text

BRINDIE quite for Steam Store Page mandatory items

Steam Store Page optimisation

Please note that there are many other items you can create to improve your store page. The Steamworks system does not mark them as mandatory, however we recommend that you prepare them anyhow. Some of the non mandatory but essential items are:

  • adding Developer, Publisher and Franchise connections
  • researching and adding Search Keywords
  • customizing your Steam Store Page background
  • adding more trailers, ideally at least one gameplay and one cinematic trailer

Keep in mind that Steamworks requires more than just setting up your store page before allowing you to release your game

Stay tuned for in-depth BRINDIE guides on optimising your Steam Store Page!

All non mandatory but much needed items are included in all BRINDIE PREMIUM packs.

 

Comments: 2

  1. Jan Zac says:

    Hello ,

    I saw your tweets and thought I will check your website. Have to say it looks really nice!
    I’m also interested in this topic + have recently started my journey as young entrepreneur.

    I’m also looking for the ways on how to promote my website. I have tried AdSense and Facebok Ads, however it is getting very expensive.
    Can you recommend something what works best for you?

    I also want to improve SEO of my website. Would appreciate, if you can have a quick look at my website and give me an advice what I should improve: https://janzac.com/
    (Recently I have added a new page about Rockwall Investments and the way how normal people can make money with this company.)

    I have subscribed to your newsletter. 🙂

    Hope to hear from you soon.

    P.S.
    Maybe I will add link to your website on my website and you will add link to my website on your website? It will improve SEO of our websites, right? What do you think?

    Regards
    Jan Zac

  2. […] is a tab that’s fairly rich in details, but as we described here, it only has 3 mandatory fields. Several other fields have default values. Make sure those values […]

Add your comment