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Half-Life 2 Reimagined With Unreal Engine Looks Gorgeous

04/03/2014, Valve’s Half-Life 2 was released nearly 10 years ago and for a game released around that time, it looked pretty damn good. However fast forward 10 years, even die-hard Half-Life fans have to admit that the graphics are still to look a little dated,...

Valve’s “Free To Play” Documentary Garners 5.5 Million Views

03/25/2014, So just last week Valve released the DotA 2 documentary entitled “Free To Play”. For those who missed it, it’s still available on YouTube (see video above) and like its title, it is free to watch. If you’re wondering what the documentary is about,...

Developers Reveal That Most Gamers Do Not Finish Their Games

03/17/2014, There are many games available out there and many which has managed to capture our time, attention, as well as getting us to open up our wallets. That being said, how many of us actually bothers getting to the end of a game? Sure there are many out there...

Valve Unveils Latest Steam Controller Design

03/14/2014, When Valve announced SteamOS and Steam Machines, they also revealed the official Steam Controller which would be used to play games on the Steam Machine. It was a very unique design, somewhat controversial as it did away with traditional console...

Steam Family Sharing Now Available For Everyone

03/02/2014, In September last year Value announced a new program allowing Steam users to share their digitally downloaded titles with their friends and family. This is one major caveat of digital copies as opposed to physical ones, sharing isn’t exactly easy,...

Steam Developers Will Soon Be Able To Set Their Own Sales/Discounts

02/26/2014, Everyone loves a good Steam sale, don’t they? Developers not so much. That being said, gamers might be interested to learn that Valve will be giving developers the tools they need to set their own discounts and sales periods on Steam, which the company...

Gabe Newell Says Valve Anti-Cheat Isn’t Spying On Users

02/18/2014, If you happen to read news on the internet, you might have come across multiple stories alleging that Valve was spying on users’ internet histories. The allegation stemmed from a post on reddit which claimed that Valve Anti-Cheat was pulling DNS...

Valve Explains How They Created The Steam Controller

02/17/2014, Back in 2013, Valve unveiled their Steam Machines, and along with it a Steam Controller which would be used to play with the Steam Machines. The design of the controller itself was very unique and safe to say that it did not look anything like the...

Valve Lets Gamers Flag Offensive/Abusive Steam Tags

02/16/2014, Tagging is a useful features for blogs, music, and even games as it helps identify and refine the search process. For example tagging a game with “RPG” would allow those searching for an RPG game to come across said title, but unfortunately it seems...

Steam Music Beta For SteamOS Announced

02/04/2014, Back in 2013, Valve announced SteamOS along with Steam Machines, with SteamOS expected to power the Steam Machines. In any case SteamOS isn’t exactly widely available at the moment, but if you’re planning on getting your hands on a Steam Machine in...

Valve Launches Steam Streaming Beta Service

01/26/2014, When it comes to streaming games onto other devices, consoles have that option. For example the GamePad for the Wii U basically allows games to be played on the smaller screen instead of the TV, and Sony has something similar except with the PS Vita. Well...

SteamOS Beta Released By Valve

01/22/2014, Valve has just rolled out its SteamOS beta, although this particular introduction will be accompanied by a warning – you should only download this latest beta version if you have a semblance of an idea of what you are doing. Of course, I guess this...

Valve Announces Plans To Back The Oculus Rift

01/17/2014, The Oculus Rift Crystal Cove edition was revealed at CES 2014 and to date, we guess the closest competition they are facing would be from the likes of Sony who unveiled their own VR headset at CES 2014 as well. We had also heard rumors that Valve could...