In an aggressive move to lure developers, Discord will allow developers to self-publish games with a 90/10 revenue split. The announcement claims developers are creating their own stores and launchers to distribute their games instead of focusing on what's really important.
So, starting in 2019, we are going to extend access to the Discord store and our extremely efficient game patcher by releasing a self-serve game publishing platform. No matter what size, from AAA to single person teams, developers will be able to self publish on the Discord store with 90% revenue share going to the developer. The remaining 10% covers our operating costs, and we’ll explore lowering it by optimizing our tech and making things more efficient.
Read more on the Discord blog here.