Entries in 'valve' (244)
An attempt by PC developer Digital Homicide to sue games critic Jim Sterling has been thrown out of court.
Valve has announced it will be replacing its Steam Greenlight service with a new distribution system known as Steam Direct this spring. Steam Direct will completely replace Steam Greenlight, but ...
European Commission opens investigation into Valve over suspected anti-competitive geo-blocking practices
The European Commission has announced it will be launching an investigation into the bilateral agreements concluded between Valve and five PC game publishers over a suspected breach in EU antitrust ...
After cracking down on Counter Strike: Global Offensive gambling accounts last year, Valve has now started targeting more gambling websites based around its multiplayer shooter Team Fortress 2.
Following the release of Valve’s first VR headset in 2016, the company has said that more virtual reality headsets using its Lighthouse tracking tech are in the works.
Gabe Newell took some time to conduct an AMA yesterday, confirming there's a new game set in the shared Half Life/Portal universe currently in development and that Valve is also ...
Thanks to analytics site Steam Spy we now have an idea of how Valve’s online store performed in 2016.
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.
Shopping on Steam has been given a facelift thanks to what Steam is calling ‘The Discovery Update 2.0’.
Daryl Koh "iceiceice" Pei Xiang, captain of the Faceless Dota 2 team, has said that streaming is destroying players’ careers in China.
The dates for the Spring Dota 2 Major and The International 7 have been announced, months before either competition is due to take place.
Developers will soon be prevented from using anything other than in-game shots in a title’s Steam Store carousel.
Online distribution service Steam ran out of keys for Splinter Cell: Blacklist during a sale over the weekend.
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.
According to Valve the Steam controller is on course to hit the one million units sold milestone early next year.
At the Steam Dev Days event Valve demoed a new prototype controller for the HTC Vive.
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.
Valve has announced that there is now over 10,000 games on its Steam distribution platform.
The Washington State Gambling Commission has told Valve that it must put an end to skin gambling otherwise it may face legal action.
Digital Homicide has dropped its controversial court case against Steam users after running out of funds.
Dota 2’s next $3 million major tournament will take place in Boston, Massachusetts in early December.
After that anger that greeted its recent changes, Valve has further tweaked Steam’s user review system.
Digital Homicide might have committed digital suicide after going to war with Valve.
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.
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.