There's been a dirge bellowed out from the deepest corners of the internet gaming communities, as two more games bite the dust from the digital distribution storefront. The Sega-published Aliens Vs Predator from 2010 and Aliens: Colonial Marines from Gearbox Software are no longer available on Steam.
As if Valve really needs to set any new records, they managed to do so with the amount of users they had on at a single time.
After waiting close to a year for the game to launch on Steam, PC gamers finally have the opportunity to take part in the Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes experience. The game has launched today on the Steam store, right during the middle of the big winter holiday sale.
The Steam Holiday Sale is officially live, offering deep discounts on thousands of games between now and the start of the New Year. If you’re looking to get in some PC/Mac gaming on the cheap between now and the next big holiday sale, then get ready for rotating discounts, additional surprises and, as always, prices that’ll make your mouse-clicking finger extremely itchy.
If you want to try out Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare without paying a cent, this is your chance. The game's multiplayer is free to play for the weekend.
All good things must come to an end. Although, sometimes good things come to an end before they even get started. In the case of the Steam “Holiday Auction”, the entire event had to be pulled due to some alleged misbehavior by certain members of the Steam community.
Before Steam begins their Winter Sale, they're holding a special Holiday Auction. This auction gives players a new use for all of their unwanted items.
Following very close on the heels of the Steam “Exploration Sale”, Valve's second big sale of the holiday season is already gearing up to get underway. The Steam Winter Sale is just days away.
Now here's a nifty new way to experience social gaming: broadcasting your games via Steam. Yes, that's right... Valve has entered into the live-broadcasting arena and not just for Defense of the Ancients 2 tournaments via Twitch.tv.
We now have an official developmental roadmap for DayZ's standalone release. We know what Bohemia has planned within the upcoming months and just how much it's going to cost in the end.
Give people a good thing and they'll be a group of scoundrels to find a way to screw it up for everyone. That's sort of what happened with the Steam Gifts, an option for those to purchase items and trade or send it to other users through the Steam service.
It seems that the 2014 Steam Autumn Sale will go live later this week. PayPal has revealed the exact dates for the discount-laden event before Valve could make an official announcement.
When the media works for the consumer there is nothing but good things to come out of it for the whole marketplace. Media who advocates pro-consumerism means that there is more transparency, more disclosure and less corruption.
Five Nights at Freddy's 2 won't be launching in 2015 as planned. Scott Cawthon has unexpectedly released the game through Steam.
Habitat is currently available on Steam Early Access platform, and in celebration of the launch of Christopher Nolan's Interstellar, a parody Q&A was released to give gamers (and movie goers) a few chuckles and some 'LOL' moments.