Monday, July 7, 2014

Steam

Left 4 Dead 3 and Source 2 spotted?

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During a tour of Valve’s offices by members of the Dota 2 subReddit, people claim Left 4 Dead 3 and Source 2 Engine have been spotted on a Valve change log. Valve hasn’t officially announced either project, but the studio has previously hinted that both are likely to happen. Last November, Gabe Newell said that the company has been “working ... Read More »

Valve’s new EULA gets them in trouble, in Europe

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Valve Software recently changed Steam’s EULA (End User License Agreement). The Federation of German Consumer Organization (Verbraucherzentrale Bundesverband e.V. in German, or VZBV) gave Valve time until October 10th, to respond to a claim that the new EULA is treating consumers unfairly, and unequally. If Valve fails to meet the deadline, the matter will be resolved in the court. The ... Read More »

Steam “Big Picture” is coming, and it looks amazing

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It’s common knowledge that Valve was working to bring Steam to our TV’s – not a console, just plugging your PC onto your TV and letting Big Picture do its thing. Today, the beta started, and as Kotaku reports, it is a wonderful new chapter in gaming. Why would you get a console over a PC, if you intent to ... Read More »

2K offering pre-order bonus for PC X-Com: Enemy Unknown

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Want to buy X-Com: Enemy Unknown on your PC? You might want to do that digitally, because that will give you the Elite Soldier Pack for free. It will contain tools for further Soldier customization, translating into: - The Classic X-COM soldier, which sees the iconic soldier from X-COM: UFO Defense return fully modernized - Soldier Deco packs which offer ... Read More »

Torchlight 2 release date revealed

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Runic Games’ sequel to the hit dungeon crawler, Torchlight II, got a release date – and it’s sooner than you think. Company president Travis Baldree made the announcement on the official Torchlight II blog, revealing the game will be released on Steam and in retail on September 20. “I don’t think there’s much else I could say that would interest ... Read More »