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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...

Valve Has Sold Over 500,000 Steam Controllers To Date

06/02/2016, One of the main differences between gaming on a PC and a console in the living room is the input method. PC gaming generally involves using a keyboard and mouse, while living gaming relies on gamepads. However Valve has attempted to bridge the two by...

Gamer Manages To Get Steam Up And Running On A PS4

05/22/2016, While there are some who argue that PC gaming is superior to console gaming, it’s hard to deny the fun you get from playing in your living room, especially if you have friends over and you’re duking it out with each other on games like Super Smash...

DotA 2: The International 2016 Battle Pass Revealed

05/17/2016, It is 2016 which means that we are soon approaching another year in which the official DotA 2 The International tournament will begin. For those unfamiliar with The International, this is pretty much the definitive competition for DotA 2. It also has a...

Steam Summer Sale Dates Have Been Leaked

05/16/2016, Every year without fail, Valve will host a Steam Summer Sale in which many titles, both big and small, will receive discounts across the board, ranging from small discounts up to huge discounts. This means that if you have been thinking of buying some new...

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....