Tag Archives: SteamOS
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.
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.
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.
Mon, Nov 11, 2013 | 10:30 GMT
Fri, Nov 08, 2013 | 11:20 GMT
Total War: Rome 2 has been confirmed for release on Steams Linux-based operating system SteamOS.
Thu, Nov 07, 2013 | 12:56 GMT
Microsoft Studios vice president Phil Spencer feels Valve has “quite a bit of work” to do as it makes the jump into the platform market with its Steam Machines.
Tue, Nov 05, 2013 | 16:58 GMT
Metro: Last Light is now available on Linux, and all who own it through Steam will now have access to the PC, Mac and Linux versions. The game popped up on the Steam database for Linux back in August before it was later confirmed by Deep Silver. The game was released on Mac back in September. The game has also been confirmed to support Steam OS and the Steam Controller in the future.
Tue, Nov 05, 2013 | 09:50 GMT
Valve’s Greg Coomer confirmed to IGN the studio will not making an “exclusive killer app for SteamOS”, going on to say it was against Valve’s philosophy to “artificially drive customers” onto a Steambox. However, he did acknowledge that smaller studios might end up making SteamOS exclusive titles if they don’t have the resources to port the game elsewhere.
Tue, Oct 15, 2013 | 09:15 BST
Although it’s not yet freely accessible to testers, an update to Steam’s beta client suggests Valve is already prepping for the in-home streaming it announced alongside SteamOS.
Fri, Oct 11, 2013 | 12:20 BST
Valve’s Doug Lombrdi has downplayed rumours that the company’s Steam machine rigs will not ship as Nvidia exclusive rigs. AMD and Intel versions of the SteamOS-powered hardware are also set to be revealed.
Thu, Oct 10, 2013 | 11:18 BST
Valve has announced ‘Steam Dev Days’, a two-day developer conference in Seattle this January. It aims to get creators together to share their collective knowledge and for talent to share their projects. It’s an industry-only event.
Wed, Oct 09, 2013 | 23:04 BST
The Creative Assembly is bang behind SteamOS, and sees no problem in porting its games to Linux for Valve’s new hardware scheme.
Tue, Oct 01, 2013 | 23:23 BST
Mon, Sep 30, 2013 | 16:49 BST
Mon, Sep 30, 2013 | 00:27 BST
Thu, Sep 26, 2013 | 23:13 BST
AMD’s new Mantle API may give developer’s a similar level of access to PC architecture as on consoles, and tech guru John Carmack expects Sony and Microsoft to react poorly.
Thu, Sep 26, 2013 | 19:05 BST
Phil Harrison, corporate VP of Microsoft Europe, has said the company will be watching what Valve does regarding SteamOS and its Steam Machines with “great interest.”
Thu, Sep 26, 2013 | 02:37 BST
Thu, Sep 26, 2013 | 00:14 BST
BioShock creator Ken Levine has received the news of Valve’s championing of Linux as part of a general trend towards more open platforms in gaming.
Thu, Sep 26, 2013 | 09:11 BST