Entries in 'steam' (303)

38% of all Steam games were released this year

38% of all Steam games were released this year

That’s right – on the biggest digital PC games store front in the world, over a third of its total catalogue was only released on the service in 2016.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 1st 2016 at 9:42AM in News
Call of Duty's Steam numbers are struggling

Call of Duty's Steam numbers are struggling

It isn’t only Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare’s boxed sales numbers that are lagging.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 9th 2016 at 10:28AM in News
Valve has redesigned the Steam Store front page

Valve has redesigned the Steam Store front page

Shopping on Steam has been given a facelift thanks to what Steam is calling ‘The Discovery Update 2.0’.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 8th 2016 at 11:22AM in News
Valve is banning 'bullshots' from Steam store

Valve is banning 'bullshots' from Steam store

Developers will soon be prevented from using anything other than in-game shots in a title’s Steam Store carousel.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 2nd 2016 at 9:41AM in News

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Splinter Cell Blacklist

Steam runs out of Splinter Cell: Blacklist keys during sale

Online distribution service Steam ran out of keys for Splinter Cell: Blacklist during a sale over the weekend.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 31st 2016 at 11:43AM in News
Gal*Gun: Double Peace

Japanese schoolgirl game has £68 DLC that lets you see through people's clothes

Gal*Gun: Double Peace, a Japanese on rails shooter that sees you fend off school girls, has a £67.99 microtransaction that gives you the ability to see through the girl’s clothes.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 24th 2016 at 1:41PM in News
CS:GO

Valve responds to the Washington State Gambling Commission, refuses to stop skin trading

Earlier this month the Washington State Gambling Commission contacted Valve and asked them to put a stop to all gambling done through Steam’s services. Valve just replied, and said no.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 18th 2016 at 12:56PM in News
Steam Controller

The Steam controller has almost hit the one million units sold mark

According to Valve the Steam controller is on course to hit the one million units sold milestone early next year.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 13th 2016 at 3:29PM in News

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Steam Link

Future Samsung TV's will have the Steam Link built in

Valve’s Steam Link device will be built into future Samsung TV’s, removing the need to buy an extra piece of hardware to stream games to your living room.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 13th 2016 at 2:42PM in News
Steam

There are now over 10,000 games on Steam

Valve has announced that there is now over 10,000 games on its Steam distribution platform.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 12th 2016 at 1:01PM in News
Mafia III

Some physical versions of Mafia III on PC are missing activation codes

Some of the Mafia III Deluxe Editions on PC are missing an activation code, meaning people are not able to play the game.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 11th 2016 at 10:09AM in News
That Dragon, Cancer

That Dragon, Cancer is now available on iOS

That Dragon, Cancer is now available on iOS devices, costing $4.99 on the US App Store.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 6th 2016 at 1:26PM in News

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Digital Homicide

Digital Homicide drops case against Steam users

Digital Homicide has dropped its controversial court case against Steam users after running out of funds.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 4th 2016 at 11:23AM in News
Steam reverses some of its recent review changes

Steam reverses some of its recent review changes

After that anger that greeted its recent changes, Valve has further tweaked Steam’s user review system.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 21st 2016 at 11:46AM in News
Some games see huge userscore swings after Steam changes

Some games see huge userscore swings after Steam changes

One game saw its user review score change from a very decent 88 to a far less inspiring 14 following Valve’s changes to the user review system on Steam yesterday.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 14th 2016 at 2:22PM in News
Steam reviews tightened to omit ratings from redeemed games

Steam reviews tightened to omit ratings from redeemed games

Customers who have obtained a game by redeeming a key as opposed to buying directly through Steam will no longer be able to attribute a score to their reviews.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 13th 2016 at 10:27AM in News

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Ark: Survival Evolved paid DLC rustles feathers

Ark: Survival Evolved paid DLC rustles feathers

Early Access title Ark: Survival Evolved is currently bearing the brunt of a player backlash after developer Studio Wildcard announced plans for the game’s first premium expansion.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 5th 2016 at 10:22AM in News
BT is suing Valve

BT is suing Valve

A patent dispute has ended up with BT taking Steam owner Valve to court.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 1st 2016 at 10:47AM in News
Arcen refunds title from Steam after just three days

Arcen refunds title from Steam after just three days

In Case of Emergency, Release Raptor was released on Steam earlier last week, but already buyers have been refunded and the game switched to free-to-play.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 31st 2016 at 11:26AM in News
Steam insists No Man's Sky is not getting special refund treatment

Steam insists No Man's Sky is not getting special refund treatment

Valve has dismissed suggestions that it has relaxed the refund restrictions for the Steam version of No Man’s Sky.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 30th 2016 at 10:35AM in News
Steam Spy restores sales data removed after developer requests

Steam Spy restores sales data removed after developer requests

The owner of unofficial data tracker Steam Spy has re-added sales information for games that developers had previously requested it remove.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Aug 26th 2016 at 10:26AM in News
No Man's Sky is the biggest Steam launch of 2016

No Man's Sky is the biggest Steam launch of 2016

Hello Games’ No Man’s Sky is doing the business on PC, too.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 15th 2016 at 11:05AM in News
Steam release confirmed for Quantum Break

Steam release confirmed for Quantum Break

Current Windows 10 exclusive Quantum Break will be released on Steam next month.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 11th 2016 at 10:37AM in News
Valve introduces new Steam trading restrictions

Valve introduces new Steam trading restrictions

The increasingly strict controls surrounding Steam gifts have been further tightened.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 5th 2016 at 2:52PM in News