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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...

French Consumer Group Brings Steam User Agreement To Court

12/21/2015, It looks like a French consumer group has decided to go to the courts by bringing the Steam user agreement as a point of contention. Valve, the company behind the Steam user agreement, is being sued by this very same French consumer group as the latter...

PayPal Accidentally Leaks Steam Winter Sale Dates

12/17/2015, Every year, Steam holds several sales where you will be able to buy your favorite games at discounts. Whether or not that discount is big remains to be seen, but at the very least there will be some discounts and massive sales that you might want to check...

DotA 2 “Balance Of Power” Update Introduces New Hero & Items

12/16/2015, Valve’s DotA 2 has a ton of heroes that gamers can choose from, but if for some reason none of them have really appealed to you, you might be interested to learn that Valve has recently announced the latest update to the game in the form of version 6.86...

Valve Using Army Of Robots To Build The Steam Controller

12/13/2015, Valve’s Steam Controller is in demand now given that the first dedicated SteamOS hardware is now available, the company has ramped up production of the controller in order to meet demand, and has also offered us a good look at how the controller is...

Valve: 77,000 Steam Accounts Hijacked Each Month

12/10/2015, Last month in a bid to cut down on scams, Valve introduced a waiting period for gamers who wanted to trade items with each idea. The reason behind this is because hackers who steal Steam accounts try to get rid of the inventory as fast as possible before...

Half-Life 3 Gets Listed In Steam Database

12/07/2015, There’s a robust community out there that keeps a keen eye on the Steam Database to find out what new titles will be coming soon. Steam IDs and associated app names can often reveal valuable information about titles that might be released in the...

Steam Controller Allows For One-Handed Skyrim Gaming

11/13/2015, The Steam controller might not be the best gaming controller of all time, far from it, in fact, but this does not mean that the Steam controller has no strengths at all. On the contrary, the Steam controller is highly customizable, so much so that one...