Browsing tag: Steam

Cloud9 Become First North American CS:GO Team to win Major Championship News 0

News 0 Cloud9 has become the first North American Counter Strike: Global Offensive team to win Valve’s Major championship, beating out the favored European superteam FaZe Clan to claim the title. Many fans of CS:GO were left on the edge of their seat as Cloud9 mounted an incredible journey to finals, a feat only achieved once before […]

GTX 1060 Becomes Most Popular Graphics Card on Steam News 0

News 0 While the cryptocurrency mining craze had a dramatic effect on GPU prices, the GTX 1060 remained a compelling choice for gamers who wanted to get the optimal amount of bang for their buck. In the latest Steam Hardware & Software Survey for December 2017, Nvidia’s GTX 1060 rose above the GTX 960 and GTX 750 […]

Steam Awards 2017 Winners Revealed, Includes PUBG, Warframe, The Witcher 3 & More News 0

News 0 The Steam Awards 2017 winners have been crowned. The second Steam Awards event featured a range of categories, celebrating games which offer players multiple choices and paths to take, titles that make for an intense experience, and much more. Here’s the list of categories, nominees, and winners: Choices Matter Award Games are about agency, and […]

Steam “Best of 2017” List, Includes Top Selling, Top Played and More News 0

News 0 Valve, the company behind digital storefront behemoth Steam, has released its “Best of 2017” list, and it covers a lot of ground. While people usually lists their top games of the year, Valve did that a few hundred steps better by listing the Steam top selling games of 2017, best new releases, most played and […]

Report: China Blocks Steam Community News 0

News 0 Here’s an odd move: China has banned Valve’s Steam Community for some unspecified reason. This was revealed by Twitter “Valve Time,” which is a news hub of all things Valve (the company, not the thing). According to, Steam is “95 percent’ blocked in the last 90 days. While  people in China can still access […]

Steam No Longer Accepting Bitcoin for Payments News 0

News 0 Steam, the world’s largest digital storefront for PC games, is no longer supporting Bitcoin. According to the company, it’s due to the currency’s high fees and “volatility” in the value of it. In a press release on the official Steam site, Valve explained its actions. Check out the entire letter to the community below. As […]

Steam Concurrent Users Reach All-Time High at 17 Million News 1

News 1 I’m forever posting about PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds ever-increasing concurrent player count, which continues to rise and rise with no sign of slowing down. That game is just so damn popular! However, what’s also popular, is the client that houses PUBG. I’m talking about Steam! Steam has just hit a new milestone for all-time concurrent users. Thanks to the Steam […]

Steam Autumn Sale Now Live & Steam Awards 2017 Categories Revealed News 0

News 0 It’s that time again where wallets become emptied and gaming libraries become filled. The Steam Autumn Sale has begun, and there’s discounts on practically everything! My personal highlights include the recently released, yet still significantly discounted, Middle-earth: Shadow of War for $40. Another big recent release is Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus, whose Season Pass-toting Digital Deluxe edition has had […]

Steam Survey Reveals the Most Popular OS Among Gamers News 0

News 0 Windows 10 might be the hot new OS with “Game Mode” features and all that jazz, but it’s no longer the most popular OS among Steam users. In October’s Steam hardware and software survey, it was revealed that Windows 7 64-bit was now king.  What’s the reason for this? Well, it turns out that it’s […]

Steam Halloween Sale 2017 Edition Is Now Up News 0

News 0 With Sony, Nintendo, and Microsoft all hosting Halloween sales of their own, you didn’t think Steam would be left out, right? Well, it’s here. Yes, the big Steam Halloween sale 2017 edition is here and it has a lot of games for sale as one might expect. Check out the list here, but notable games […]

Valve Boss Gabe Newell Is a Very, Very Rich Man News 0

News 0 How many of you reading this game on PC? How many of you use Origin? What about Not a lot? Just the right amount? What about Steam? Yeah, I gather, almost everyone who games on a PC uses Steam. With that said, Steam and Valve boss Gabe Newell is now part of the top […]

Report: Upcoming Steam Sale Dates Revealed, Here’s When the Next Three Are Happening News 0

News 0 According to Kotaku, who spoke to three developer sources, what follows are the dates of three upcoming Steam Sales. They are all scheduled to take place during 2017, which means plenty of opportunity for heavy discounts! Start saving your pennies for the following dates: Steam Halloween Sale: October 26th 2017 – November 1st 2017 Steam […]

Latest Humble Bundle Guarantees Fun With Friends in Several Must-Play RPGs News 0

News 0 A new Humble Bundle deal is up for grabs, featuring some fantastic RPGs starting from just $1, enough games to entertain you all fall. For just $1 you can get Borderlands: Game of the Year Edition, The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing: Final Cut, and Wurm Unlimited. We’d recommend grabbing some friends for a bit of Borderlands gameplay, if […]

Steam Reaches 15 Million Concurrent Users, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Claims New Record of 1.3 Million News 0

News 0 The video game digital distribution titan, Steam, has today hit over 15 million concurrent users. That’s a hell of a lot of people signing in all at the same time to play games, sell skins, and interact with the community.  NeoGAF user “dex3108” provided a screenshot of the magical moment: What’s even more impressive, is […]

Malaysia Blocks Steam Platform Due to “Fight of the Gods” Game News 0

News 0 Here’s your interesting video game news of the week: the country of Malaysia has blocked Valve’s Steam digital store so people from the country will stop purchasing “Fight of the Gods,” a game focused on gods punching each other in the face and kicking each other’s asses. Not familiar with the game? Well, you’re not […]

Destiny 2 Won’t Come to Steam News 0

News 0 With Destiny 2 coming to PC, it’s understandable that some people might want to buy the game on Steam given the digital store platform’s popularity. While Activision announced that Destiny 2 will only be available on its own storefront, Destiny 1’s “Silver” currency popped up on Steam recently that got some people to snatch […]

Cheaper, Multiplayer-Only Version Of Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Now On Steam For A Limited-Time News 12

News 12 For a limited time, Activision is offering a multiplayer-only version of Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 to Steam users for a reduced price. The “Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Multiplayer Starter Pack” costs $14.99 USD and gives buyers access to “Public Ranked Multiplayer matches and features including Weapon Paint Shop, Gunsmith, Arena, Freerun, Theater, […]

Treyarch Teases Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Zombies DLC, Free Weekend On Steam Now Underway News 1

News 1 Treyarch Director of Zombies, Jason Blundell, teases what fun is to come for fans of Call of Duty: Black Ops 3‘s Zombies mode in the near future. You can watch Blundell’s announcement, along with a cutscene starring our good friend Nikolai Belinksi who recalls some of his sorrowful memories, in the video above. “Der Eisendrachen” is Black […]

Latest Insurgency Update Adds New Embassy Map, Big Improvements To Player HUD News 1

News 1 Delivering on even more free updates, New World Interactive has once again given military FPS fans new items and features to explore with Insurgency‘s latest content patch. The Embassy Update introduces a new map by the same name that is playable on a number of competitive and co-operative game modes. In addition, the game’s HUD has been greatly […]

New Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Update Improves Player Animations & Hitboxes News 3

News 3 A new update applied to Counter-Strike: Global Offensive today is bringing a few notable improvements to the way character models behave with new animations while also upgraded player hitboxes. According to Valve, the new update “modernizes the player’s skeleton and hitboxes to better express at-a-glance exactly what your enemies and teammates are doing.” All existing body animations […]

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