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Steam Winter Sale Reportedly Kicking Off On December 22

12/02/2016, In case you missed out on the various Steam sales that have been going on all year, not to worry as there will be one last sale before the year ends and that will be the Steam Winter Sale. However the question is, when will the Steam Winter Sale begin?...

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Gets Glove Skins

11/30/2016, One of the features of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is that gamers can get skins for their weapons. Some skins, especially those for knives, can fetch a pretty penny in real-life. Apparently these are pretty hot ticket items. Now it seems that gamers...

Valve Will Now Require Real Screenshots When Selling Games On Steam

11/02/2016, Advertising can sometimes be deceptive because thanks to photoshop, makeup, and professional photography, a product might look better in print/on the web than in real-life. How many of you guys have walked into a restaurant, ordered something based on a...

Steam’s Halloween Sale Has Officially Begun

10/29/2016, The Steam Summer Sale is one of the biggest sales of the platform, but like its name suggests, it is held in the summer which has since passed. If you missed it or if there are more games on your list, not to worry as Steam has since launched its...

Valve Could Be Working On A Wrist-Mounted Controller For VR

10/12/2016, It is one thing to be able to see things in VR, and it’s another to be able to interact with objects in VR, which is why companies like Oculus have created controllers for use in the environment. It also sounds like Valve could be working on something...

Valve Releases ‘The Dark Rift’ Update For DotA 2 With New Hero

08/23/2016, A couple of weeks ago, Valve showed off a new hero for DotA 2 in the form of the Monkey King. Granted the hero is based on existing mythology, but it is basically the first original hero that Valve will be adding to DotA 2 come this fall. In the meantime,...

DotA 2 The International 2016’s Winner Revealed

08/14/2016, If you play DotA 2, there’s a chance you might have been following the biggest DotA 2 tournament for 2016 – The International 2016, or better known as TI6. The event has officially concluded and it looks like we have a winner who comes in the form...

Valve Unveils New Monkey King Hero For DotA 2

08/13/2016, The heroes in Valve’s DotA 2 are largely based on the Warcraft 3 mod with some slight changes to its aesthetics here and there, but for the most part, if you’ve played the original DotA then you’ll definitely recognize these heroes. That being said,...

Largest Counter-Strike Betting Site Now Wants To Go Legit

08/02/2016, If you’re up to date with everything related to Counter-Strike then you might know about CSGO Lounge which is the largest Counter-Strike skin betting website. Valve recently shot them down with a cease-and-desist letter and the site has said that...

Valve Starts Cracking Down On Steam-Related Gambling Websites

07/20/2016, As some of you guys might have heard, the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive community is facing a bit of a scandal/controversy right now over skin gambling websites. After many had expressed their outrage, Valve has finally opted to do something about and...

Steam User Actually Manages To Hit Level 1,000

07/01/2016, The thing about Valve’s Steam platform is that it isn’t just a portal where players can buy games. They can chat with each other, add friends to their lists, gift games, snag achievements, and so on. Basically it’s a gaming hub of sorts and players...

Counter-Strike Player Sues Valve Over Alleged Gambling

06/24/2016, Back in the days when Counter-Strike was still new-ish, stuff like spray paints were simply a way to taunt your enemies or to declare your victory, nothing more, nothing less. These days Valve has found a way to make it more attractive by creating skins...