1. creaky

    Steam Lunar New Year Sale On Now

    You can save on thousands of titles, now through February 15. Valve has kicked off the Steam Lunar New Year Sale and you can save some money on tens of thousands of titles, now through February 15 at 10am PST, 1pm EST, 6pm UK. You can also earn points again, and kick off the Year of the Ox...
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    Journey Is Coming to Steam This June

    Annapurna Interactive and thatgamecompany will be bringing its critically acclaimed adventure game Journey to Steam on June 11. A Steam page for Journey is now up, allowing players to add the game to their wishlists. It also lists the June 11 as the “planned release date.” The Steam version...
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    Launch trailer for Gears Tactics released

    On April 28th a new game called Gears Tactics will be released on Steam, Xbox game pass for PC and Windows 10 and the launch trailer has been released which you can see above. The video gives a brief look at some of the games features and the story behind the game including its unique...
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    Valve pulled 1,000 games from Steam for misappropriation of Steamworks

    Approximately 1,000 video games have been banned from Valve’s digital distribution platform because their publishers were “abusing” the Steamworks toolkit (via PC Gamer). Yesterday, third-party data analysis app Steam Tools recorded that 1,000 games (more or less) had been cut from Steam’s...
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    Electronic Arts is bringing their games and EA Access to Steam

    Gaming giant Electronic Arts has announced a very unexpected partnership with PC gaming titan Steam. Starting with the launch of the highly-anticipated Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order on November 15, more and more EA published titles will make their way onto Steam. The age of publisher-specific...
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    Steam's New Library Overhaul Update Is Now Live

    Steam's library update is here, and you can check out the new features for free by joining the platform's beta program now. Steam outlined some of the features implemented in the new library update. These include giving the store a complete visual facelift, altering the UI and streamlining...
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    Epic games store

    Is anyone using the Epic games store for your games? If so what do you think of it and how does it compare to steam?
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    Steam recommendations?

    With Steam, and soon Epic, having there own storefronts what games would you recommend?
  9. creaky

    Steam 2018 Winter Sale is now live with thousands of cozy discounts

    The annual winter sale of Steam has officially opened its doors, discounting most of the massive amounts of games and software the store offers for the remainder of the year. While the store is having its usual meltdown from the broken dam of people trying to access the site, you don't have to...
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    Discord enters the Store Wars after Epic Store with new revenue model

    As if the recent news that game publisher and developer Epic is challenging Valve’s throne as the undisputed leader of digital distribution on the PC wasn’t a bombshell enough, popular chat app Discord has now announced their own plans to make their own digital game store the most lucrative for...
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    Steam adds Adult Only and Mature Content filter

    Valve has revealed that it has updated Steam with a bunch of new features, among which includes two new filters to improve the control users have over what content appears in their searches. Steam does have options for filtering mature content right now, although it's limited to 'Frequent...
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    Valve now offers a free version of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

    Counter-Strike has been around for close to two decades and has still managed to maintain its popularity. In 2012, Valve introduced Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, an updated version of the game, offering better graphics, refined gameplay, and more. Although Counter-Strike: Global Offensive...
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    Steam improves 'Upcoming' page with curated tab based on a game's popularity

    Steam admits that its previous manner of displaying all upcoming releases chronologically failed to get users to use that list for discovering new games to play. That is why the digital distribution service has rolled out what it calls "a smarter, more tailored list" as part of its Upcoming...
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    PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds hits 4 million sales in 3 months

    Despite not yet being out of early access on steam, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds has now surpassed four million units. Having only released in March, this is testament to the massive and mostly grassroots success the game has enjoyed. PUBG is an MMO survival game where up to a hundred...
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    Gifting on Steam is now only available at purchase

    The Steam Blog has announced new changes to the gifting procedure. Now, if you want to buy a game and send it as a gift, you can only do so at purchase. It means, for example, you can no longer send games in your library that are unplayed to your mates as gifts. On the flip side it should slow...
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    Steam Sets New Concurrent User Record

    Valve's PC service Steam has set a new concurrent user record. Kotaku noticed that for the first time in the service's history, more than 14.2 million people were logged in at the same today, January 7. Some of the US east coast is currently in the midst of a cold, winter storm, so maybe more...
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    Xbox One/360 controllers get advanced mapping support on Steam beta

    The Steam client beta has been updated to offer advanced mapping features when using Xbox 360 and Xbox One controllers. The update brings the Xbox controller functionality in line with the earlier DualShock 4 support. "Added XBox 360, Xbox One, and Generic X-Input controller configurator...
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    Steam to have native support for PS4 controller

    In the past few days, Valve has held its Steam Dev Days event and has announced that Steam will soon have native support for PlayStation 4 controllers, without the need for third-party software to enable it to work. The update that will enable PS4 controller compatibility is to the Steam...
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    Quantum Break Hits Steam Today Alongside Physical PC Release

    Quantum Break, the time-bending action game that also has a TV component, is out now on Steam. Developed by Max Payne and Alan Wake studio Remedy, the game was initially released on Xbox One and Windows 10 PC in April. A physical version of Quantum Break for PC, the Timeless Collector's Edition...
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    Valve starts cracking down on Counter-Strike and Dota gambling websites

    After last week clearing the air regarding false assumptions over its involvement with gambling websites that leverage Steam's trading system, Valve has made its first move to remedy the situation. Valve General Counsel Karl Quakenbash issued cease and desist letters to 23 websites, including...