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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...

Steam Launches Sale For The Lunar New Year

02/05/2016, There are parts of Asia in which the Lunar New Year is a big deal, and for some, it also means holidays. The good news is that if you are off for the Lunar New Year, you will be pleased to learn that Valve has launched a Lunar New Year for Steam. This is...

Counter-Strike Player Tricks Cheaters Into Getting Themselves Banned

02/03/2016, Every game has cheaters, whether it be cheating where they are working off a bug or an exploit, or if it is a full hack of the game where the cheating is a lot more severe. Naturally no one likes a cheater, but one Counter-Strike player has decided to do...

More Than 30% Of Steam Users Are Running Windows 10

02/03/2016, Back in 2015, Windows 10 accounted for about 25% of computers running Steam. Fast forward to 2016, and it looks like that number has increased because it looks like Windows 10 now accounts for almost a third of all devices that run Steam. To be more...

Valve Gives Greenlight To Fan-Made Half-Life: Opposing Force Sequel

01/19/2016, Fans of games have no doubt a lot of ideas that they’d love to see made a reality, but sometimes developers or publishers have their own ideas, meaning that fans sometimes need to resort to the community to make it happen. Sometimes developers aren’t...

$3.5 Billion Worth Of Games Sold On Steam In 2015

01/05/2016, According to a report from yesterday, it was revealed that Valve managed to ring in the new year in a big way by having the highest concurrent user count on Steam to date, which at that time was sitting around the 12.3 million mark. However Valve might...

Steam Sees Its Highest Concurrent Users To Date

01/04/2016, Steam’s platform has several purposes. It acts as a storefront where gamers can purchase games, and through it developers and publishers can ensure that the games bought are legit and original copies. However apart from a storefront, Steam also acts as...

Steam Confirms 34k User Details Revealed In DoS

12/30/2015, Valve had stepped forward to provide an explanation concerning the Christmas Day snafu, where it involved Steam users being greeted by information concerning other Steam users upon logging in. Of course, I am quite sure that not everyone is going to be...

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...

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...