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Steam Reportedly Raked In $1.5bn In Revenue In 2014

07/27/2015, Steam is Valve’s platform for video games. Gamers use it to connect with friends, chat with friends, sell items, and buy games. In fact many developers and publishers these days turn to Steam to release their games. That being said if you’re wondering...

Steam Had A Brief Security Lapse Over The Weekend

07/26/2015, If you do not have Steam Guard installed and protecting your Steam account, you should probably go ahead and do that now. It seems that according to several reports over the weekend, there have been some users who claimed that their Steam accounts have...

Play Half-Life On Your Android Wear Timepiece

07/24/2015, Isn’t it cool that technology has advanced to such a point where we are now able to carry the kind of computing power on our wrists which is equal to that of what our desktops had a decade ago? This means that there is plenty of room for improvement...

This Game Will Cease Being Sold If Too Many Players Die In It

07/16/2015, When you die in a video game, usually you will be able to pick up where you left off or where you last saved your progress. Sure, there are games and modes like Hardcore mode in Diablo where once you die, that’s it. However the developers behind indie...

HTC Kicks Off The HTC Vive World Tour

07/10/2015, During MWC 2015, HTC surprised everyone with an announcement of a wearable headset in the form of the HTC Vive. What was even more surprising was the fact that they managed to team up with the folks at Valve who helped develop the headset, and now the...

Valve Unveils Real-Life DotA 2 Aegis Of Champions

07/09/2015, Next month one of the largest, if not the largest, DotA 2 championships will be taking place. So far gamers have been actively donating money to the prize pool which last we checked, was sitting at a little over $15 million. Now it seems that Valve has...

DotA 2’s The International Prize Pool Hits $15 Million

07/01/2015, If you’re a fan of Valve’s DotA 2 MOBA, chances are every year you look forward to The International, which is basically the biggest DotA 2 championship tournament of the year. Last year’s The International saw its prize pool nearly hit the $11...

Steam Machine Pre-Orders Sold Out

06/30/2015, Were you hoping to pre-order a Steam Machine from Valve and hoping to get in on the initial run that’s guaranteed delivery by October 16? Well you’re out of luck because Valve has confirmed that it has sold out off all pre-orders from the...

Valve Will No Longer Reimburse Victims Of In-Game Item Scams

06/29/2015, One of the perks of the Steam platform is that it allows gamers to trade items with each other, like in DotA 2 where you could sell/trade someone a costume that you might already own for something else. However as it is a marketplace, we suppose there is...

Valve Releases 5.5GB Patch For DotA 2 Reborn

06/19/2015, As per our report yesterday, Valve opened up DotA 2 Reborn to the public. We noted that given that the game was still in its beta, there were bound to be bugs and certain aspects of the game that weren’t functioning as it should. Unfortunately it turns...

DotA 2 Reborn Beta Is Now Open To The Public

06/18/2015, Last week Valve unveiled DotA 2 Reborn which is basically a pretty huge upgrade that Valve will be making to their MOBA. While there will be plenty of changes in the UI and menus, one of the more notable changes is to the actual game itself which will now...

Steam Hits 10 Million Concurrent Users

06/14/2015, It used to be back in the day that if you wanted to buy a video game, you’d have to buy it at a local retailer, or purchase it directly from the developer/publisher’s website. However these days gamers have access to portals and storefronts such as...

Valve Unveils DotA 2 Reborn, Gives The Game A Makeover

06/12/2015, When it comes to MOBAs like DotA 2, League of Legends, or Heroes of the Storm, having the most realistic graphics isn’t really necessary. As long as it looks good, plays smoothly, and is balanced, that’s usually good enough. However Valve is taking...