Category Archives: Steam
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 | 11:40 GMT
Ashes Cricket 2013 is, apparently, a bloody mess. Publisher 505 Games has removed the game from Steam, and is planning to issue a full refund to anyone who bought it.
Wed, Nov 27, 2013 | 18:22 GMT
The Debut 7 Bundle from Indie Royale is now available. It features six titles: Mitsurugi Kamui Hikae, Metal Planet, Pulse Shift, Al Emmo and the Lost Dutchman’s Mine, Millennium 2 – Take Me Higher and Fleet Buster. All the games are available for Windows via Desura and are in Greenlight on Steam. The current minimum is $2.99 and if you pay $7 or more, you will also net the Chiptune Hero EP album by Dj Cutman. Hit up the link for more information.
Wed, Nov 27, 2013 | 17:49 GMT
Saints Row 4 has a new DLC pack available today which gives the player some batshit crazy superpowers, allowing you to dispatch your enemies in every fashion imaginable. The Element of Destruction pack even lets you turn your intended victim into a time bomb. When the time is up they explode. Then, there’s the Airstrike Stomp where you like Stomp on the ground, sending all enemies in your vicinity flying up into the air like a rocket – and then they explode. Like I said. It’s crazy sounding. Check out the video for it below. The pack will run you $2.99 and if you are in the mood from some Zin outfits, the Zinyak Attack Pack is also out today for $1.99 on PC, PS3, and Xbox 360.
Wed, Nov 27, 2013 | 17:01 GMT
A new video for Total War: Rome 2 has been released, and features commentary from historians Bettany Hughes, Mike Loades, Lynette Nusbacher and Dr. Adrian Goldsworthy along with footage from the game. The documentary short takes a look at The Battle of the Teutoburg Forest, which saw three full legions of Rome destroyed. Watch below.
Wed, Nov 27, 2013 | 09:17 GMT
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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.
Tue, Nov 26, 2013 | 15:16 GMT
Borderlands 2: The Horrible Hunger of the Ravenous Wattle Gobbler, the second Headhunter add-on for the game, is available on Steam for Mac and PC, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360 today. It will run you $2.99 or your country’s equivalent. In The Horrible Hunger of the Ravenous Wattle Gobbler, players will meet up with Mr. Torgue’s “super buff grandmother” while he hosts a hunger-themed competition to hunt down a giant turkey, the Wattle Gobbler, and selects sacrificial recruits from all of the districts of Pandora to participate. Two new screenshots are below.
Tue, Nov 26, 2013 | 05:22 GMT
Joe Danger and its sequel are on their way too Linux and Mac via Steam, bringing their platform count to six.
Tue, Nov 26, 2013 | 11:09 GMT
Take a look at iBuyPower’s prototype Steam Machine, one of the first of many manufacturers to start showing off what they can do with Valve’s specifications.
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.
Mon, Nov 25, 2013 | 11:39 GMT
APB Reloaded has received a game update, bringing the MMO sandbox up to version 14. The content drop is full of new features and Steam-exclusive DLC packs.
Tue, Nov 26, 2013 | 01:29 GMT
Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag associate producer Sylvain Trottier has said that PC optimization is “a key process for all our games,” as the format is “an important platform.”
Fri, Nov 22, 2013 | 20:13 GMT
Tiny Brains developer Spearhead Games has delayed its PS4 launch title to December 3 in North America December 11 in Europe. Originally slated as a launch title, the co-op puzzler where four lab rats are trying to escape a research facility, was delayed to November 26 earlier this month. The game will arrive on Steam for PC on or around December 18 and it arrives on PlayStation 3 some time in December.
Fri, Nov 22, 2013 | 15:53 GMT
Rage, the shooter from id Software, is free to play on Steam this weekend until Sunday, November 24 at 1.00pm PST/4.00pm EST. The game is also on sale for 75% off for $4.99/£3.24. Hit up the link for more information.
Fri, Nov 22, 2013 | 01:36 GMT
Thu, Nov 21, 2013 | 23:19 GMT
SteamWorld Dig is headed to PC, having released to quiet but almost untempred praise on 3DS earlier this year. The new version will be upon us sooner rather than later; check out fresh footage through the break.
Thu, Nov 21, 2013 | 18:16 GMT
Warframe is available in North America on PS4 now and will soon be in Europe, and today on PC, Update 11: Valkyr Unleashed has been released. It includes new environments, Damage 2.0, the Codex, trading, a new titleset, Warframes, weapons, the introduction of the new Berserker Warframe Valkyr and more. The development team has released a video showing some of the highlights. It’s posted below.
Thu, Nov 21, 2013 | 15:47 GMT
Total War: Rome 2′s latest patch is live. The Creative Assembly states that this is “the most significant gameplay-enhancing patch yet,” as includes framerate improvements to high-end systems, and substantial gameplay, AI and behavioral improvements, particularly in settlement and siege battles. The attacking siege AI is more active, and the patch also bring about the first targeted unit re-balances. For full details, check out the patch notes. Steam users will be automatically updated upon logging into the service.