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DotA 2’s Patch 6.84 Should Make The Game Progress Faster

04/28/2015, DotA 2 games can last very long or very short, it really depends on the caliber of the players and also the decision of players who might want to hold on and keep battling it out, or who will quickly call it a day when they’ve recognized that they’ve...

Bethesda Issues Statement On Paid Skyrim Mods

04/27/2015, As you might have heard by now, Valve has decided to put an end to their controversial feature on Steam which allowed modders to sell their creations to other gamers for a price. According to Valve, it seems that they underestimated the different...

Valve Does A 180, Removes Paid Option For Mods

04/27/2015, Last week Valve launched a new feature on Steam that allowed modders to sell their creations. This led to some controversy as some believed that mods should remain as it is which is largely donation-based. Valve’s Gabe Newell then took to Reddit to...

Valve Will Pull Paid-For Mods If They’re Bad For The Community

04/27/2015, Last week Valve announced that modders will be able to start selling their mods on Steam and price it any way they see fit. It seemed like a good idea as it helps to consolidate the mods into a single location and help make developers some money for their...

Paid Mods On Steam Have Run Into Copyright Issues Already

04/24/2015, Yesterday we reported that Valve announced that they would be allowing gamers to sell their mods on Steam where they were free to upload whatever they wanted and price it however they wanted. However it seems that the idea might not have been thoroughly...

Modders Can Now Sell Their Creations On Steam

04/23/2015, Mods for games can either be given away by the modders for free, or they can charge a price for it, or they can ask for donations, but it’s really up to them to decide, and now this is something that Valve wants to give its modder community as well. The...

DotA 2 Mod Turns It Into A First-Person Shooter

04/21/2015, Valve’s MOBA DotA 2 is played from a top down perspective where players control their hero and will also be able to scroll through the map and observe different parts of it at the same time. However we’re sure given the nature of DotA 2, many are...

Valve’s New Policy Aims To Put An End To Phishing Scams

04/20/2015, We’ve seen it happen before where scammers and spammers sign up for accounts at email service providers, forums, and so on and use those accounts to spread spam messages or to scam users into clicking links and whatnot. Apparently this is an issue with...

Grand Theft Auto V For PC Sets New Concurrent User Record On Steam

04/17/2015, Rockstar’s Grand Theft Auto V for the PC was released not too long ago and one of the places that gamers were able to download the game and play it is on Valve’s Steam platform. As it turns out despite waiting years for the PC version to be released,...

66-year Old Grandpa Plays DotA 2 For Health Reasons

04/03/2015, They say that playing video games excessively can be bad for your health, but as it turns out maybe not. According to a report from the Philippines, it seems that there is a new DotA 2 player in town in the form of a 66-year old grandpa who currently...

Half-Life 2: Update Arriving On Steam, Free

03/27/2015, The Half-Life 2: Update, which is Valve-endorsed and is a fan-created mod, will be releasing on Steam tomorrow, free of cost. Thanks to the Romanian modder, Filip Victor, who stepped in to release the last version of the graphics update for the game.

DotA 2’s The International Tickets Will Go On Sale Today

03/27/2015, If you’re a huge fan of Valve’s DotA 2 video game, chances are you would be interested in catching The International which can be considered the biggest DotA 2 tournament of the year. The good news is that if you’re planning on catching it live,...

Valve’s DotA 2 Pulls In $18 Million In Revenue Each Month

03/26/2015, DotA 2 is one of the more popular MOBAs around at the moment, but how popular are we talking about? Well, how does pulling $18 million a month in revenue sound? Is that popular enough? These figures were revealed by industry-intelligence firm SuperData...