GameSpy Arcade 2.05 is an online gaming service.
It allows to play online with another players, supports matchmaking and text and voice chats. Features game news and downloadable demos.
When you install GameSpy Arcade 2.05, the program seeks for supported installed games in your computer, in order to allow you to play them online. If it finds nothing, it will later help you to find some.
The demo will offer you to acquire your paid membership, but you don´t need it to start playing.
You can search for opponents using GameSpy/Player Matching. If someone interesting appears, you can invite her/him to play with you.
You can use the built-in Download Manager to download demos and games, that later can be played through GameSpy Arcade 2.05.
You can chat with other users under the User Room tab. There, you can share tips, arrange matches or just chat with people with the same hobby. There are several chat rooms, you can join the one you like.
Under the Files section you will be introduced to FileSpace, a service where you can download some games.