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Steam Now Accepts Bitcoin

04/28/2016, It was reported just last week that Steam could soon allow gamers to pay for their purchases using Bitcoin and the confirmation has come through today. Bitcoin is now an acceptable payment method on Steam so it’s possible to pay for games purchased...

Lionsgate Brings More Than 100 Movies Onto Steam

04/25/2016, Steam is pretty much the default platform that might come to mind when you think about purchasing games digitally. However could Steam be thinking about becoming the next Netflix, Hulu, or Amazon Prime Video? While we’re not sure what Valve’s plans...

Valve Wants Your Phone Number To Help Counter-Strike Matchmaking

04/25/2016, When it comes to matchmaking players with other players when it comes to gaming, there isn’t a perfect formula yet. For example some systems might try to match players based on their win-lose ratio, but this might not necessarily be fair as sometimes...

Steam Could Be Looking To Accept Bitcoin In The Future

04/21/2016, If you believe that the cryptocurrency bitcoin is the way of the future in terms of making secure payments online, then you might be pleased to learn that there will be at least one more company who has decided to throw their support behind the currency....

Valve To Make Hardware Revisions To Its Steam Controller

04/10/2016, Valve announced the Steam Controller back in 2013, but over the years we have seen the controller undergo several design changes before what was presumably the final design was locked in. One would assume that Valve would be more or less happy with the...

Gamers Can Now Watch DotA 2 In Virtual Reality

04/05/2016, Valve is invested in virtual reality, what with them working with HTC to create the HTC Vive virtual reality headset. This is why it really doesn’t come as a surprise to learn that if gamers are so inclined, they will now be able to watch DotA 2 games...

Valve Is Allowing You To 3D Print Your Own Steam Controller

03/27/2016, Here’s some news that many gamers are going to love. Valve has opened up CAD files of the Steam controller to the public. What this means is that you and I can build and 3D print our own Steam controllers, even though Valve originally released the...

Steam Adds Desktop Game Theater Support, Will Play All Games In VR

03/18/2016, While Valve does not have a virtual reality headset of their own, they did work together with HTC on creating the HTC Vive, a virtual reality headset that is largely expected to see a release come April 2016. Now the question is in terms of games...

Portal & Half-Life Movies Confirmed To Be In Development

03/18/2016, There are probably tons of fans of Valve’s games such as Portal and Half-Life. Those two franchises are pretty amazing as far as games are concerned, but could they also be just as good, if not better, if turned into a movie? The good news is that you...

Valve (Finally) Apologizes For 2015’s Christmas Breach

03/04/2016, Last year for a very brief period of time, there seemed to be some kind of glitch in Valve’s Steam platform in which users could see the information of other users. The information did not reveal anything too sensitive, like credit card information or...

Steam Will Now Discount Bundles If You Already Own Some Games

03/03/2016, Steam bundles are usually a pretty good deal as it comes with multiple titles for a much cheaper price compared to if you were to buy it individually. However sometimes there are some bundles that you want, but it also contains a game (or two) that you...

Vive Benchmark Tool Might Have Hinted At Half-Life 3, Left 4 Dead 3

02/24/2016, Recently Valve released a piece of software that basically checks to see if your PC is capable of supporting the HTC Vive. Interestingly enough it seems that upon further digging, it has been discovered that the company might have made some references...

Valve Releases Tool To Check If Your PC Is VR Ready

02/22/2016, The HTC Vive’s release date and pricing has been recently confirmed, but the more important question is, is your computer capable of powering the headset and the various apps and programs designed for it? If you’re a little unsure about whether or not...

Capcom Still Working On Street Fighter V For SteamOS

02/15/2016, As it stands, Capcom’s Street Fighter V is available on both the PC and the PS4. However the good news for gamers who prefer playing the living room is that it will also be available on SteamOS, although according to a recent posting by Capcom, it looks...