Chinese team Newbee has won International 4, the world championship for Dota 2. The squad took home a grand prize of over $5 million, the largest purse yet for the MOBA.
2K Games is offering several of its games at a serious discount now. The Humble 2K Bundle includes BioShock Infinite and Spec Ops: The Line among others.
This afternoon the final round of discounts for Steam Summer Sale 2014 were posted. The sale is finishing strong with over four dozen games on sale. Here are the highlights.
This weekend I talked about some of the big disappointments from the first half of 2014. It's easy to get cynical after seeing that many highly anticipated games fail to live up to expectations. So much potential was wasted with those titles.
Steam Summer Sale 2014 launched this afternoon as expected. The 12-day event offers discounts on a wide range of games and DLC available for PC, Mac and Linux.
Team Fortress 2 is about to get a new update called "Love and War" in the near future. They kicked off a week's worth of reveals on the update with a fantastic short film called "Expiration Date."
Your wallet is about to get another beatdown. Electronic payment company Paysafecard says on their website that the 2014 Steam Summer Sale is only a week away.
Time to dust off your old "Valve Time" jokes. Valve announced today that they're pushing back the release date for their Steam Machines.
Valve has released In-Home Streaming to all Steam users. This new feature allows gamers with multiple computers in their home to easily access their Steam library.
It looks like Wasteland 2 finally has a countdown to the apocalypse as inXile Entertainment announces and August launch window for the PC RPG. As an additional bonus for those who are already looking to the wastes for fame, fortune or escape, the Steam Early Access beta has received a new update that makes all of Arizona available for play.
Good Old Games will be adding Linux support to their long line of consumer-friendly options, as they explore expansion. The addition of Linux distros Ubuntu and Mint support means that GOG.com will become a prime place to purchase games for SteamOS users.
Valve has decided to make some major revisions to their Steam Controller. The new version of controller is much more conventional but still has some innovative features.
Full, native Linux support is coming to the CryEngine software development kit, Crytek has recently confirmed ahead of the upcoming Game Developers Conference taking place next week in San Francisco, California.
"Myth meets Dungeon Keeper" is a ballsy way to describe a new game. That's how darkForge pitches their action-strategy game Nekro, though. They managed to raise over $150,000 on Kickstarter with that premise. Can they deliver on their bold claim, though?
Nordic Games and Daedalic Entertainment are the masterminds behind the latest Humble Weekly Sale, launching the “Adventure Company & Friends” bundle this weekend with discounted prices down as low as a single dollar. No matter what the game is, it's hard to argue with giving it a test run for a buck, especially when you're talking about a bundle of games.