When posting a link in chat, some websites will expand the link into details from the destination. Examples of links that do this are site such as:

  • Youtube
  • Wikipedia
  • xkcd
  • Stack Exchange sites

For Arqade, I think it would be nice to also include http://store.steampowered.com/app/... links in this list of sites that are oneboxed. It could work similar to Wikipedia links by taking information from the box at the top right of a page:

Example store page

Here is my example of what it could look like compared with how the Wikipedia links expand. I am in no way a designer so if you can make a better looking suggestion feel free to share it.

Wikipedia link

Example Steam

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    PFFFFFFFT. Like I would ever post a link to the store page for TF2. – LessPop_MoreFizz Dec 16 '14 at 0:13
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    I like this idea, but given it's for chat I can't see it getting implemented anytime soon (if at all). One of the chat regulars might be able to whip up a browser plug-in that could do it (cc @fredley). In terms of design, I'd drop the list of tags and user reviews, and add in the price. – Wipqozn Dec 16 '14 at 11:29
  • @Wipqozn How does that look? – Batophobia Dec 16 '14 at 15:22
  • @Batophobia I like that much better than your original design. A lot less cluttered. – Wipqozn Dec 23 '14 at 14:09

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