Category Archives: Valve
Fri, May 10, 2013 | 20:02 BST
Steam Greenlight clocks in 2 million voters, Valve working on the ability to “Greenlight more items”
Steam Greenlight games have been voted on by “roughly” 2 million participants since it launched in August 2012, according to a recent developer group chat on Greenlight.
Fri, May 10, 2013 | 05:04 BST
The opt-in beta version of Half-life 2 already supports your shiny new Oculus Rift headset.
Wed, May 08, 2013 | 12:07 BST
The march of DOTA 2 moving towards being some insane industry all of its own continues with the Interactive Compendium, a supplement to the upcoming International Championships.
Tue, May 07, 2013 | 03:15 BST
Valve’s experimental psychologist Mark Ambinder has been doing some interesting research into biometric feedback.
Sat, May 04, 2013 | 15:34 BST
As promised earlier this week, the Left 4 Dead 2 Linux beta is live. The beta build allows Linux owners to play the game natively, and comes with the new Extended Mutation System. Those who currently own Left 4 Dead 2 will see the beta in their Steam library, and the complete game comes with authoring tools and the beta Dedicated Server. It also includes updated Windows and Mac clients, so even if you are not running under Linux you can help by testing the Beta. Further information can be found through the link to the L4D Blog.
Fri, May 03, 2013 | 17:48 BST
Fri, May 03, 2013 | 16:59 BST
Tickets for The International, Valve’s Dota 2 championships, will go on sale next week.
Thu, May 02, 2013 | 09:43 BST
Team Fortress 2 developer Valve has dropped the update-bomb today, with a brand new patch that integrates the studio’s new “Steampipe” content delivery method, among other things.
Thu, May 02, 2013 | 06:42 BST
Valve has issued a new patch for Dota 2 adding a whole new hero along with various user-friendly tweaks.
Wed, May 01, 2013 | 12:56 BST
Much-praised Half-Life 2 mod Minerva, which earned its creator a job at Valve, is now available directly through Steam.
Fri, Apr 26, 2013 | 09:56 BST
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive developer Valve has launched a paid pass for its online shooter.
Fri, Apr 26, 2013 | 01:09 BST
Valve’s Dota 2 championships returns for a third go-round in just a few months.
Thu, Apr 25, 2013 | 12:44 BST
Dota 2 developer Valve has issued a new patch that re-balances the incredibly powerful Dragonus, the Skywrath Mage. Slark has also undergone some changes, and what’s that about Llamas?
Wed, Apr 24, 2013 | 12:07 BST
Team Fortress 2 is getting some more Linux love from Valve this week, thanks to a new patch that addresses some client and physics issues. We’ve got the patch notes here.
Mon, Apr 22, 2013 | 02:07 BST
Renegade Kid’s Jools Whatsham has expressed his disappointment in both of Steam’s submission processes, which have so far failed to secure a release slot for the very well received Mutant Mudds.
Wed, Apr 17, 2013 | 19:56 BST
Valve today announced the sixth set of games and software titles to advance through Steam Greenlight.
Thu, Apr 11, 2013 | 11:26 BST
Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon has been officially outed by Ubisoft after a slew of leaks. But fret not, it looks rather ace. The standalone game can now be pre-purchased on Steam.
Wed, Apr 10, 2013 | 23:31 BST
Analysts suggest that Valve’s Dota 2 may have overtaken League of Legends to become the most-played PC game in the west.
Sat, Apr 06, 2013 | 15:05 BST
The Left 4 Dead 2 cast is now available for free to PC owners of Resident Evil 6. The characters are playable in the Mercenaries: No Mercy mode of the title, and it comes complete with the Midnight Riders tracks. Those who play L4D2 can now also shoot up the RE6 enemies Lepotitsa and Ogroman, which are new skins for existing enemies in the game. Hit up either game to get your mash-up.
Thu, Apr 04, 2013 | 00:13 BST
Evil Dead remake director Fede Alvarez is keen to tckle the adventures of Gordon Freeman, according to a Yahoo Movies report. “I really want to make a Half-Life movie at some point – but I’d heard it was impossible because Spielberg wanted to make it. That’s definitely one that I’ve always dreamed of making into a movie though,” the Panic Attack creator said. It looks like JJ Abrams has pipped him at the post, though.