37% of Steam Games Sold Have Never Been Played

37% of Steam Games Sold Have Never Been Played

It’s no secret that bargain-savvy gamers the world over are guilty of buying more games than they’ll ever have time to play. Each Steam sale is greeted with excitement and regret as the pile of unfinished games inevitably grows. Well, it would seem that many Steam gamers are too busy to even try some of their purchases, with new research indicating that 37% on the games purchased on the PC’s […]

Dark Souls 2 PC version gets delayed

Dark Souls 2 PC version gets delayed

Namco Bandai’s Dark Souls 2 port for the PC was set for an April 25th release date globally. Unfortunately, it seems the game’s launch has been delayed by a week, at least for the UK. According to Namco Bandai, this delay should be limited to the UK alone: “This is only affecting the UK on the boxed release of the game”. However, this doesn’t add up with various retailers and digital […]

Watch Dogs to run at 1080p on the PS4, but not on the Xbox One

Watch Dogs to run at 1080p on the PS4, but not on the Xbox One

The trend of differentiating between the PS4 and Xbox One continues with Watch Dogs it seems. As was the case with several games released for the new Microsoft and Sony consoles over the last few months, it seems there will be some differences between how Watch Dogs will look and run on the Playstation 4 and on the Xbox One. It has been confirmed that Watch Dogs will run at […]

You’ll need UPlay to play Watch Dogs on the PC

You’ll need UPlay to play Watch Dogs on the PC

PC gamers won’t be happy to hear that Ubisoft’s anticipated Watch Dogs will apparently require Uplay to….well, play. And that’s still the case even if you pick up the game from Steam, which is somehow odd. We were used to EA enforcing the use of Origins up until now, but this moves comes as a surprise from Ubisoft. The Steam version will be running through UPlay, and NOT Steam, so […]

Why Steam Needs to Clean Up its Act

Why Steam Needs to Clean Up its Act

Something is very, very wrong in the land of PC gaming.  Let’s take a moment to appreciate the fact that Valve’s distribution client, Steam, has over 75 million users.  By way of comparison, EA’s Origin client (sole digital proprietor of PC bestsellers like Battlefield 4 and Titanfall) has clocked over 30 million users.  The fact that Steam has been so successful and is widely regarded by independent and major firms […]

Are the Halo games coming to Steam?

Are the Halo games coming to Steam?

After the recent release of Halo: Spartan Assault on Steam, PC gamers have been wondering if the other Halo titles would land on Steam. In a statement to GameSpot, Microsoft said it had no plans at this time to bring additional Halo games to Steam. However, SteamFirst.com has stumbled upon official Steam groups for Halo, Halo 2, and Halo 3, fueling hopes that this means the games are finally coming […]

DayZ to receive major mouse optimization and heaps of content

DayZ to receive major mouse optimization and heaps of content

It’s been awhile since we’ve seen DayZ content rolling out to stable servers. Or, it just may be a feeling we’re getting because of the rapid and constant pace Rocket and his team have gotten us used to. Either way, more goodies are incoming in the coming days. The DayZ development team has provided some insight on what we can expect in the future update to the Early Access game, […]

Tickets to Valve’s Dota 2 Championship Event Sold Out Within an Hour

Tickets to Valve’s Dota 2 Championship Event Sold Out Within an Hour

Esports have never been so popular. The International,  Valve’s annual official world championship for Dota 2, has sold out after a mere hour of the event’s tickets going live. Valve’s Doug Lombardi confirmed the news to onGamers stating that over 10,000 tickets have been sold. The four day event will take place on July 18th at the Key Arena in Seattle.  Key Arena could not confirm if any more tickets would be put on […]

Watch Dogs Available For Pre-Purchase On Steam, PC Specs Revealed

Watch Dogs Available For Pre-Purchase On Steam, PC Specs Revealed

After a few delays and some secrecy, the highly anticipated Watch Dogs is finally coming on May  27. As Ubisoft’s new IP is now available to pre-order on Steam, the official minimum and recommended system specifications have been revealed. According to the Steam page, Watch Dogs doesn’t require much to run as far as bare essentials go; the open-world techno-thriller needs at least Windows Vista (Service Pack 2), an Intel […]

Steam To Have Age of Mythology: Extended Edition Soon

Steam To Have Age of Mythology: Extended Edition Soon

Coming in early May, one of the best games of all time will be re-released for modern computers. That’s right, Age of Mythology: Extended Edition will be hitting Steam in only a few short months! This classic real-time strategy game will not only contain the original expansion pack The Titans, but it will also contain a brand-new campaign, The Golden Fleece. And if that isn’t enough, the Age of Empires […]