Origin is a video game marketplace and social network hub that is combined into single and easily manageable application. Secure purchase, download, managing and installation of games are presented in a simple and easy-to-use user interface that enables you to play your games in the best way possible. One of the great features of Origin is seamless social integration between you and your friends. You can chat with your friends by text or voice directly from Origin application, or during the games.
Live Streaming Demos and Free-To-Play Games – Did you know that you can play web games, including streaming demos of some of thelatest gaming titles, completely free on Origin? Whether you’re looking to demo Dead Space 2 or just want to kill some time playing online games like Plants vs. Zombies or Bejeweled, Origin’s got you covered.
Cloud Storage – Still in beta, new Cloud Storage feature means you’ll pick up from exactly where you left off, no matter where you’re playing. Have to turn off your game right as you’re about to beat the boss level? Well don’t worry – now your game data will live in the Cloud.
Origin Goes Where You Go – Designed to go where you go, Origin lets you connect and play with friends on your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, or Android smartphone.
No More Discs – If you’ve ever lost or scratched a disc for your favorite game, you’ll appreciate the library feature in Origin.
Play On Any PC – Whether you’re upgrading to a new machine or just spending a week at grandma’s house, all of your games will be instantly available as soon as you install Origin.
Shopping Made Easy – With Origin, you’ll never have to wait in line or pay an extra shipping charge, and you’ll get instant gratification when purchasing new games.
Pre-Load New Games – You can download new games days before they’re released so that you can start playing immediately on launch day.