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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....

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...