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 […]

Save 80% On Microsoft Flight Simulator X With Steam

Save 80% On Microsoft Flight Simulator X With Steam

As you probably already know, Steam  usually does a special deal every weekend. And this time, Steam gives us the opportunity to acquire Microsoft Flight Simulator X with 80% off its original price. Microsoft Flight Simulator X , also known as FSX, is a 2006 flight simulator game, which lets you fly multiple kinds and version of planes and helicopters throughout the world. You’re also given the chance to participate in diverse games and challenges. FSX is […]

Gabe Newell Discusses Prospect Of Creating Half Life 3

Gabe Newell Discusses Prospect Of Creating Half Life 3

Valve co-founder and managing director Gabe Newell has finally broken silence on the prospect of Half Life 3, and also the future of any of other popular Valve series for that matter, without necessarily leaning one way or another. Newell was recently interviewed at GDC by Geoff Keighley, in a one-off podcast called Gameslice, where he discussed the evolution of Steam and the idea of returning to old classics. “The […]

Valve Vows Customer Service Improvement Following an “F” Grade

Valve Vows Customer Service Improvement Following an “F” Grade

Valve has received a huge wake-up call following a flat “F” in customer service from the Better Business Bureau. Unfortunately, in the past 3 years, the company has received a whopping 717 closed complaints, with most of them relating to the product or service. In response to the poor grade, development lead Erik Johnson has pledged that Valve will do more to improve its customer service efforts. When he spoke […]

Steam Machine Prices & Designs Unveiled

Steam Machine Prices & Designs Unveiled

Take your PC to the living room with these upcoming Steam devices. Valve announced several different Steam Machine models on through the Steam Store, along with unveiling their price. Many of these Steam Machines will come with the new Steam Controller. All models will be released this November, but exact dates are not yet confirmed. Alienware Steam Machine First up is the Alienware Steam Machine. This one will cost $450 and comes […]