News items tagged with steam

Arma 3 Mod Turns It Into a Halo Game

Arma 3 Mod Turns It Into a Halo Game

report this adArma 3 is quite an interesting beast. When everything comes together, it grants users a hardcore experience that can’t be found in its contemporaries. Th...

By Cameron Corliss on 10 January 2019
Rimworld Tops Best Player-Rated Steam Games of 2018

Rimworld Tops Best Player-Rated Steam Games of 2018

report this ad2018 was a great year for gaming, delivering the likes of God of War, Red Dead Redemption 2, and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate to critical and commercial su...

By John Jacques on 09 January 2019
Dota 2 Faces Review Backlash From Half-Life Fans

Dota 2 Faces Review Backlash From Half-Life Fans

report this adDota 2 is one of the most popular games around, with the Valve-developed title sitting pretty as one of the standout examples of a successful MOBA game....

By Rob Gordon on 07 January 2019
Dota 2 Tournament Loses Backing Because of Drug Tests

Dota 2 Tournament Loses Backing Because of Drug Tests

report this adDota 2 is one of the premiere games in eSports, and it is scheduled to have one of the first big eSports tournaments of the year on January 15. Called Ga...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 January 2019
Dota 2 NBA Jam Announcer Pack Adds Max Boomshakalaka

Dota 2 NBA Jam Announcer Pack Adds Max Boomshakalaka

report this adTim Kitzrow brought the game to life as the announcer in NBA Jam, NFL Blitz and NHL Hitz, and now his energetic style could be brought to another game. A...

By Sarah Fields on 07 January 2019
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Tops Steam Player Charts

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Tops Steam Player Charts

The rise of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds has become something of a legend by now. The title, which...

By Rob Gordon on 07 January 2019
Steam's Most Played Games of 2016 Are All From 2015

Steam's Most Played Games of 2016 Are All From 2015

report this adAn in-depth look at the top performing Steam games of 2016 reveals that games from 2015 have outperformed the new generation of games, allowing 2015 to d...

By John Jacques on 07 January 2019
Dota 2 Details Massive Changes for Update 7.0

Dota 2 Details Massive Changes for Update 7.0

report this adWhile many fans of Valve’s Dota 2 MOBA like to refer to major updates as “Dota 3“, this time they aren’t too far off – Update 7.0 is a massive overhaul o...

By Cody Gravelle on 07 January 2019
Monster Hunter World Gets Steam Workshop Support

Monster Hunter World Gets Steam Workshop Support

report this adThe release of Monster Hunter World has undoubtedly been a major boon for Capcom, as the publisher and developer explained several months ago that the ac...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 December 2018
Steam's Best Selling Games of 2018 Revealed

Steam's Best Selling Games of 2018 Revealed

report this adSteam‘s continued annual tradition of publishing the top 100 selling games of the year has continued for 2018. The “Top Sellers” list doesn’t provide spe...

By Rory Young on 30 December 2018
Dragon Ball FighterZ PC Player Base Down 80%

Dragon Ball FighterZ PC Player Base Down 80%

report this adDespite having received a plethora of positive reviews at launch and setting a new franchise sales record, it looks as if Dragon Ball FighterZ fans on PC...

By Kyle Sledge on 26 December 2018
Fortnite Dev Epic Games is Making a Rival to Steam

Fortnite Dev Epic Games is Making a Rival to Steam

report this adEpic Games has already found success in several areas of the games industry. It has a hugely successful multiplayer game with Fortnite, which has made mo...

By Jasmine Henry on 25 December 2018
Half-Life, Left 4 Dead Test Maps and Survivor Uncovered

Half-Life, Left 4 Dead Test Maps and Survivor Uncovered

report this adClever gamers uncover hidden maps mistakenly released in a VR performance test, based on Half-Life and Left 4 Dead, as well as a possible Left 4 Dead 3 s...

By Sarah Fields on 04 December 2018
Nearly 180 Games Banned From Steam

Nearly 180 Games Banned From Steam

report this ad179 games were banned from Steam over the past couple of weeks. The games targeted were primarily achievement hunter games, or were inarguably hate-speec...

By Michael Cottuli on 09 October 2018
CSGO Lotto Scandal Won't Result in Any Punishments

CSGO Lotto Scandal Won't Result in Any Punishments

Despite being one of the few online multiplayer games with millions in tournament prize pools, Count...

By Cody Gravelle on 09 October 2018
New Skins and Accessories Available for Steam Hardware

New Skins and Accessories Available for Steam Hardware

Valve introduces new skins that will help its players customize their Steam Link and Steam controlle...

By Cody Gravelle on 07 October 2018
Left 4 Dead, Portal Writer Leaves Valve

Left 4 Dead, Portal Writer Leaves Valve

report this adWhile Valve may be dominating the digital distribution service on the PC thanks in large part to Steam, many fans associate the software company with its...

By Derek Nichols on 04 October 2018
Washington State Orders Valve to Stop CS: GO Gambling

Washington State Orders Valve to Stop CS: GO Gambling

report this adFollowing the CS:GO skin gambling scandal that erupted earlier this year, the Washington State Gambling Commission orders Valve to take action against ga...

By Jasmine Henry on 03 October 2018
The Walking Dead Final Season Pulled from Online Stores

The Walking Dead Final Season Pulled from Online Stores

Telltale Games abruptly pulls The Walking Dead: The Final Season from game digital distribution services, removing the ability to purchase and download the game.

By Sarah Fields on 18 September 2018
PUBG Breaks Concurrent Player Record on Steam

PUBG Breaks Concurrent Player Record on Steam

Bluehole Studios’ battle royale title PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds becomes the first game to have one million concurrent players for 365 consecutive days on Steam.

By Kyle Sledge on 17 September 2018
Onimusha Gets Release Date for Current-Gen Consoles

Onimusha Gets Release Date for Current-Gen Consoles

Onimusha was once a popular franchise for Capcom, with the original game selling over 2 million units and earning some critical prais...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 September 2018
Microsoft Finally Bringing Some Exclusives to Steam

Microsoft Finally Bringing Some Exclusives to Steam

For the longest time, PC gamers interested in trying out Microsoft exclusives like Recore: Definitive Edition who were wary of using...

By A.J. Plautz on 26 August 2018
Steam User Count Has Declined Since January

Steam User Count Has Declined Since January

Steam has dominated the PC market for quite some time now, holding a near monopoly over the entirety of PC game sales. For a long tim...

By Cameron Corliss on 04 August 2018
The Culling 2 Being Pulled from Steam, PS4, and XB1

The Culling 2 Being Pulled from Steam, PS4, and XB1

Several days ago, Xaviant Games openly admitted to concerns about the future of its studio following the rocky release of The Culling...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 July 2018
Counter-Strike Player Releases Fake Hacks

Counter-Strike Player Releases Fake Hacks

One Counter-Strike player decides to take the matter of stopping cheaters into their own hands, releasing fake hacks in order to get...

By Rob Gordon on 21 July 2018
Steam Summer Sale 2018 is Live

Steam Summer Sale 2018 is Live

Steam’s annual Summer Sale has begun, the eighth Summer Sale since the tradition began in 2010. Over 10,000 games will be discounted...

By Rory Young on 27 June 2018
Steam Threatens to Remove Sexual Games from Store

Steam Threatens to Remove Sexual Games from Store

Steam is, by far, the largest digital distribution platform for PC gamers, with it having 75% of the market space per estimations in 2013. Now, it seems that Steam has issued a warning to several g...

By Joshua Duckworth on 20 May 2018
Chrono Trigger on PC Will Offer Retro Graphics Mode

Chrono Trigger on PC Will Offer Retro Graphics Mode

The PC port of classic RPG Chrono Trigger has had its share of issues since launch. Most notably, fans were upset that it was a port of the mobile version, which had its own problems, instead of th...

By A.J. Plautz on 14 April 2018
PUBG Becomes Third Highest Grossing Steam Game

PUBG Becomes Third Highest Grossing Steam Game

Since its early access release on Steam last year, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds has remained a popular multiplayer option with the PC gaming community, with several reports detailing the game’s ma...

By Gabriella Ferreira on 13 March 2018