Valve Announces Dota 2 Reborn, Runs On New Engine

Valve Announces Dota 2 Reborn, Runs On New Engine

Valve recently announced the Dota 2 Reborn beta, which will bring a new interface, an entirely new engine and the possibility to play Custom Games to one of Steam’s most popular games. The Dota 2 Reborn beta is split up into three parts, with this first part introducing a new interface that was announced today through the official Dota 2 website. Included in this first part is a new in-game dashboard, which will allow […]

Is This The End Of A Genre Of Games?

Is This The End Of A Genre Of Games?

Earlier in the week Steam introduced a new refund policy. Games on Steam can now be refunded for absolutely any reason as long as you bought them within 14 days of your refund and played less than 2 hours. Origin has already had a no questions asked refund policy for quite some time and it has worked out well for them. However, Origin games are made by EA and definitely […]

Dota You Know You’re A Millionaire?

Dota You Know You’re A Millionaire?

The world of eSports seems to be growing at an unprecedented rate. ESport is a lot more accessible than many other kinds of sports and doesn’t require haven’t to go to a pitch in all kinds of weather to train. With that in mind, I can’t really say that I find the news of Dota 2’s annual tournament having a prize pool of over 12 Million dollars. After all, video […]

Half-Life 3 Rumored to be Shown at E3

Half-Life 3 Rumored to be Shown at E3

According to Yibada, Valve will reportedly be showing off Half-Life 3 at the upcoming E3 event. It was earlier stated by GameSpot that Valve began working on the Source 2 engine for Half-Life 3 after Left 4 Dead and Evolve developer Turtle Rock Studios decided to tackle the gaming industry on their own. On top of that, it is also rumored that Valve could be announcing Left 4 Dead 3, which has pretty […]

Zen Studios has Announced Portal Pinball is Coming May 25th

Zen Studios has Announced Portal Pinball is Coming May 25th

Zen Studios are teaming up with Value to make Portal Pinball, no I’m not joking Thanks to a collaboration between Zen Studios and Valve, Aperture Laboratories has taken to Zen Studios blog to announce that the “Aperture Science Heuristic Portal Pinball Device” will be coming to Zen’s pinball platforms on the week of May 25th. In the “Aperture Science Heuristic Portal Pinball Device” players will be guiding Chell and Wheatley through various test chambers […]

Black Mesa Starts Mysterious Countdown

Black Mesa Starts Mysterious Countdown

Is it really that time again? The official website of the fan-made Black Mesa mod for Half-Life 2 recently launched a mysterious timer that is counting down to May 5, 2015, 10:47 GMT+0. You better rise and shine early on that day, because it will probably news that no Half-Life fans would like to miss out on. Speculation quickly arose – since we are still on the internet, might I remind you – about what it all […]

You Can Now Get Banned From A Specific Steam Game

You Can Now Get Banned From A Specific Steam Game

Valve has just recovered from the “Paid Mods” thing, and is already implementing a new policy which allows a certain game developer to permanently ban a specific Steam account from their games forever. Steam recalls that no one enjoys “playing with cheaters”, and also adds: Playing games should be fun. In order to ensure the best possible online multiplayer experience, Valve allows developers to implement their own systems that detect and permanently […]

Steam allows modders to sell their Skyrim mods

Steam allows modders to sell their Skyrim mods

Since yesterday, April 23, 2015, Valve implemented a new policy for Steam mods which allows modders to charge money for Skyrim mods they made, making it essentially purchasable user-created content. In exchange, Valve keeps 75% of the profit for itself whenever a mod is purchased. Do I still have to point out that this caused quite some fuss? Merely 24 hours after the new policy launched, the first profitable Skyrim mod was removed from […]

Gabe Newell Due To Be Reincarnate As An Enemy In Crawl

Gabe Newell Due To Be Reincarnate As An Enemy In Crawl

Attack On The Gaben Crawl is a current early-acess game in which 2 players must fight against each other, where one must be the villain, and the other the hero. The villain usually has multiple enemies from where to choose from, and it looks like Gabe Newell, Valve’s Co-Founder, is about to be one of them. Powerhoof is the company which is currently developing Crawl, and the guys posted on Twitter that they are working […]

Tickets for the 2015 Dota 2 International are now Available

Tickets for the 2015 Dota 2 International are now Available

Gamers can buy up to 5 tickets for the 2015 Dota 2 International Anybody looking to attend the 2015 Dota 2 International can now buy tickets for the event today. The tickets are being sold in two “waves” and will cost $99 per ticket. The tickets will go sale from 10 am PDT and 10pm PDT for the second wave. The tickets will be limited to 5 tickets per household and […]