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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...

2016’s Steam Summer Sale Has Officially Begun

06/23/2016, Last week we reported that PayPal had confirmed that the Steam Summer Sale of 2016 would begin on the 23rd of June, and sure enough it looks like it has. If you were to pop on over to the Steam website or launch the desktop client, you should be able to...

Valve Speaks Out Against VR Platform Exclusivity

06/19/2016, Just like smartphones, consoles, and computers, exclusive software and features can make a product more compelling. Take for example BBM back in the day when it used to be exclusive to BlackBerry. However when it comes to new technology such as virtual...

Steam Summer Sale Confirmed For June 23

06/16/2016, Last month it was leaked that the upcoming annual Steam Summer Sale would be kicking off on the 23rd of June. Given that this isn’t official news, we guess there are some who were rightfully skeptical about it. The good news is that it looks like the...

Fan-Made Star Wars Battlefront 3 Remake Comes To Steam

06/05/2016, You might think that a fan-made remake of Star Wars Battlefront 3 might find it hard to get listed on Steam, on the contrary, this has actually happened. Frontwire Studios is working on one such remake titled Galaxy in Turmoil, and it has confirmed that...