Valve Sued By Australian Consumer Commission Over Steam Refund Policy

Valve Sued By Australian Consumer Commission Over Steam Refund Policy

The ACCC, also known as the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, is suing Valve over Steam’s refund policy. The ACCC claims that Valve made “false or misleading representations regarding the application of the consumer guarantees under the Australian Consumer Law.” Valve Sued By ACCC Apparently, Steam’s refund policy breaches Australian Consumer Law. The law is defined as follows: “The Australian Consumer Law provides consumers with rights to certain remedies from retailers and manufacturers, […]

Top 10 Video Game Items That’d be Handy in Real Life

Top 10 Video Game Items That’d be Handy in Real Life

Have you ever been playing a video game and imagined what life would be like if you could get your hands on one of the character’s items? I know I have on countless occasions. The amount of possibilities of items in video games is truly limitless and already filled to the brim with countless imaginative tools that both protagonists and antagonists use to make their lives so much easier. From […]

Valve most desirable employer in the industry

Valve most desirable employer in the industry

According to the recent study by the International Game Developers Association (the IGDA), Valve has been declared the most desirable employer in the industry. The question put to the developers: “What developer/publisher would you most like to work for?” With Valve coming out at the top. Honestly, it’s no surprise, check out their handbook, it’s pretty sweet. Valve actually ranked so high, that people would rather work for Valve rather […]

Steam Receives Major Client Update: Hide Games And More

Steam Receives Major Client Update: Hide Games And More

If you’re an avid PC gamer, there is absolutely no doubt that you currently use Steam, or have done so in the past. Valve frequently releases relatively minor updates to their client that usually optimize a variety of unseen factors. These modifications may seem minor when taken at face value, but they stack, accumulating over time. However, the most recent update to Steam brings in a slew of more noticeable changes to the status […]

Counter-Strike Nexon: Zombies, Coming this Fall

Counter-Strike Nexon: Zombies, Coming this Fall

It looks like Left 4 Dead won’t be the only zombie title with Valve’s name on it soon. Just today, Nexon has revealed its latest project, Counter-Strike Nexon: Zombies. As the name suggests, this newest installment promises to add the legions of the undead to the usual CS formula. This idea can likely be accredited to the already successful “Zombie Darkness Mode” in Counter-Strike Online, which may also offer some clues on […]

Exlusive SteelSeries DOTA 2 Gaming PC Mouse

Exlusive SteelSeries DOTA 2 Gaming PC Mouse

Steel Series has brought yet another great exclusive product to their line of gaming mice. This time the design of this mouse is DOTA 2 inspired. Offering quality tournament grade performance the Rival Gaming mouse also offers full sets of performance mods. That being alternating the acceleration rate, and polling rate of the mouse. So you will always get the optimal amount of performance when play games such as DoTa […]

Keep It A Secret! – Steam Allowing Hidden Games

Keep It A Secret! – Steam Allowing Hidden Games

Steam, the PC Gaming Platform has announced a new feature which will allow users to “Hide” their game’s from their public library, what this means is you can now hide all your “Visual Novels” from your friends and enjoy them with no chance of embarrassment. PC Gamer have reported that this new Steam Client Update will also bring new fixes, tweaks and features such as updated interface, new colors and […]

Twitch CEO Emmet Shear Admits Mistakes

Twitch CEO Emmet Shear Admits Mistakes

Some of the biggest gaming news recently have revolved around formerly beloved streaming platform Twitch. Prior to recent developments Twitch was a much loved site on which hundreds of thousands of gamers streamed themselves to an online audience. The site was also used by companies and organisations to stream tournaments and even things like Nintendo Direct. However Twitch had some big news that caused waves throughout the gaming community and […]

Valve soft launches Source 2 on an unsuspecting DOTA 2 community

Valve soft launches Source 2 on an unsuspecting DOTA 2 community

Valve has today sneakily unleashed their next game engine, the much anticipated Source 2, onto the unsuspecting DOTA 2 community in their latest set of modding tools for the popular free to play game. In this latest patch to DOTA 2 today, Valve have included all the assets for the game, ported over to the new Source 2 engine. Hammer, the game’s (and anything else running source from Half Life […]

Dota 2 Team NewBee Recognized by Guinness Book of World Records

Dota 2 Team NewBee Recognized by Guinness Book of World Records

The champion of the Dota 2 International, the Chinese eSports club NewBee, will be recognized by the Guinness Book of World Records for their collected prize winnings of 5,028,308 Million dollars. The team took home the prize after beating rivals Vici Gaming in Seattle, Washington at the International. This will be the record for most prize winnings achieved from video games. Valve had donated 1.6 million towards the tournament, with […]