Category Archives: Valve
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 09:02 GMT
Valve has sent Quantum Break developer Remedy Entertainment a red mystery box, and the studio is teasing its contents. It’s going to lift the lid – quite literally – today and share what’s inside. Half-Life 3?
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 16:01 GMT
Valve has joined the nonprofit Linux Foundation which is dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 08:44 GMT
Where is Half-Life 3? Brenna thinks she knows: it’s a victim of its own success, locked away until such time as it can bring something as exciting as its prequels did.
Mon, Dec 02, 2013 | 08:31 GMT
Steam’s concurrent user count grew to a whopping 7 million during the holiday weekend.
Thu, Nov 28, 2013 | 02:27 GMT
This year’s crop of Saxxy Award winners show off just how creative and talented the Team Fortress 2 community is, putting Source Filmmaker to work to produce some genuinely delightful shorts.
Thu, Nov 28, 2013 | 05:46 GMT
The Shenmue 3 trademark which popped up this week has turned out to be a hoax, according to CVG. The application was filed with the Office of Harmonization for the Internal Market (OHIM), and after being examined by officials it was discarded. The OHIM discarded the Fallout 4 trademark filed last week, as it did with the Half-Life 3 application in October.
Wed, Nov 27, 2013 | 09:17 GMT
Tue, Nov 26, 2013 | 20:10 GMT
Garry’s Mod has sold over 3.5 million copies, doubling in sales each year since its release in 2004. According to figures obtained by RPS, this past July was the game’s best in sales.
Mon, Nov 25, 2013 | 21:41 GMT
Steam’s endless quest to balance inclusivity with discoverability has spawned yet another new community feature – Steam Reviews, a system designed to help you find, rate and benefit from the critiques of your fellow gamers.
Fri, Nov 22, 2013 | 01:36 GMT
Thu, Nov 21, 2013 | 12:35 GMT
Valve has published a new FAQ online, which discusses the ins and outs of Steam’s in-house streaming function.
Thu, Nov 21, 2013 | 11:36 GMT
Xbox One’s onus on entertainment is completely the wrong direction, according to Ninja Theory co-founder Tameem Antoniades. He reckons Microsot, Sony and Nintendo could learn a lot from mobile, and that Steam Machines are getting it right.
Thu, Nov 21, 2013 | 03:17 GMT
Team Fortress 2′s next update is called Two Cities, and while we don’t yet have full details Valve has dropped a number of teases as to what’s to come.
Tue, Nov 19, 2013 | 12:28 GMT
Valve has confirmed it will showcase its prototype VR tech during its Steam Dev Days event in Seattle, January 15-16.
Tue, Nov 19, 2013 | 08:42 GMT
Valve has announced the first round of guest speakers for its Steam Dev Days event, which aims to bring the development community together without the press looming over them like some intrusive specter.
Mon, Nov 18, 2013 | 15:59 GMT
If you are one of the many fans of the narrator in The Stanely Parable, and you happen to play Dota 2, you’ll be happy to know that Valve’s MOBA will be getting an announcer pack featuring the voice of Kevan Brighting, the narrator of the indie effort.
Thu, Nov 14, 2013 | 22:26 GMT
Dota 2 has received a huge patch, with a number of interesting new additions and changes, including one which has made at least one person very, very unhappy.
Tue, Nov 12, 2013 | 22:11 GMT
Valve has issued an update to the Steam client which makes it much, much easier to enable downloading while you’re playing games. Until now, most users have had their downloads pause while playing a game, which is annoying if you’re not using the game’s online features and just trying to kill time waiting for the next one. The other major feature of the update is the option to set what times of day Steam can download updates. For full patch notes including a number of Linux and Big Picture fixes, hit the break.
Tue, Nov 12, 2013 | 10:05 GMT
Valve’s mission to overhaul PC gaming in the living room could only have been done by the Steam creators, Blizzard COO Paul Sams reckons. He’s also very excited by the prospect.
Tue, Nov 12, 2013 | 05:16 GMT
Enjoying Team Fortress 2′s Hallowe’en celebration? So you ought, but according to the Team Fortress 2 blog, where you’ll find full patch notes, it wasn’t quite perfect. Valve has issued an update making a few fixes to the spooky event, as well as to the general TF2 experience. As ever, restart your Steam client if the patch hasn’t downloaded automatically.