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Valve Explains Steam Snafu On Christmas

12/30/2015, Gamers who thought that they could log into Steam and buy some games or maybe get some gaming done Christmas were rudely surprised. This is because on Christmas day itself, there were some issues with Steam where upon logging in, users were greeted with...

Rise Of The Tomb Raider Steam Page Published

12/27/2015, Last month Rise of the Tomb Raider was released for consoles while it was said that the title would arrive for PC in early 2016. A confirmed release date wasn’t provided but a recent listing hinted at the possibility of a January launch. There...

Valve Releases Statement On Steam’s Recent Issues

12/27/2015, If you have not logged into your Steam account in the past day or so, consider yourself lucky because you avoided what seemed like a rather bizarre error. Users who logged into Steam during those times somehow managed to gain access to personal...

Steam’s Winter Sale Has Officially Begun

12/23/2015, Last week it was reported that thanks to an email sent out by PayPal, it seems that the company might have accidentally revealed the date of Steam’s upcoming Winter Sale. The sale was set for the 22nd of December and sure enough it looks like the rumors...

Hackers Threaten Steam And Minecraft Takedown On Christmas

12/20/2015, It seems like hackers want to spoil the fun for everybody over Christmas, the holiday that many look forward to just because they have time off to play games for as long as they want, it all went horribly wrong last year when Xbox Live and PSN were taken...

PayPal Accidentally Leaks Steam Winter Sale Dates

12/17/2015, Every year, Steam holds several sales where you will be able to buy your favorite games at discounts. Whether or not that discount is big remains to be seen, but at the very least there will be some discounts and massive sales that you might want to check...

Valve: 77,000 Steam Accounts Hijacked Each Month

12/10/2015, Last month in a bid to cut down on scams, Valve introduced a waiting period for gamers who wanted to trade items with each idea. The reason behind this is because hackers who steal Steam accounts try to get rid of the inventory as fast as possible before...

Half-Life 3 Gets Listed In Steam Database

12/07/2015, There’s a robust community out there that keeps a keen eye on the Steam Database to find out what new titles will be coming soon. Steam IDs and associated app names can often reveal valuable information about titles that might be released in the...

Bethesda Reportedly Sold 2M Copies Of Fallout 4 On Steam

11/22/2015, There are many platforms and channels in which we can buy our games. We can buy it and download it directly from the developer/publisher, go to a physical retail store and pick up a copy of the game, or we can turn to digital platforms like Steam. Now...

Steam Controller Allows For One-Handed Skyrim Gaming

11/13/2015, The Steam controller might not be the best gaming controller of all time, far from it, in fact, but this does not mean that the Steam controller has no strengths at all. On the contrary, the Steam controller is highly customizable, so much so that one...

Fallout 4’s Steam Concurrent User Count Beats Out GTA 5

11/10/2015, Several years ago when Rockstar finally release Grand Theft Auto 5, the game was off to a great start and managed to pull in as much as $800 million within the first 24 hours. This is probably thanks to the fact that the GTA franchise is a long one and...

Steam Hits New Record With Concurrent Users At 13.48 Million

11/01/2015, There are plenty of avenues in which one can purchase a video game. If you’re looking to buy it digitally, Steam is probably one of the preferred platforms that you can purchase the game from. In fact if you were looking for proof of its popularity, you...

Developers Reward Gamers Who Read The Game’s Fine Print

10/29/2015, Let’s be honest, how many of us actually bothers to read the fine print when it comes to EULAs when we are installing apps or games? Most of us just scroll through or click “Agree” even if we hadn’t. Some developers, such as Blizzard, ensure that...

Valve Explains Why Gamers Won’t See Ads On Steam

10/18/2015, With Valve’s Steam platform being extremely popular with many gamers who play online games and who purchase games, it’s safe to say that the platform has many eyeballs on it. This means that placing ads on Steam makes sense and would no doubt generate...