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You Can Play Any "Half-Life" You Want for Free For the Next Two Months

You Can Play Any “Half-Life” You Want for Free For the Next Two Months

Half-Life: Alyx isn’t launching until March 2020, and it’s been years since the last real Half-Life episode debuted. That means it’s probably time to go back and play through the Half-Life games so you can get back up to speed. But you don’t know where they are, and you don’t want to buy them again. […]

Valve Puts the Final Nail in "Left 4 Dead 3's" Coffin

Valve Puts the Final Nail in “Left 4 Dead 3’s” Coffin

Just in case you’ve been holding out hope for Left 4 Dead 3 to actually arrive any time soon (or exist at all), Valve valiantly stepped forward to cut you down. In a new statement to IGN, the developer put all of the Left 4 Dead 3 rumors to rest. “We’ve seen rumors to this […]

Valve Changes "CS:GO" Autumn Major Invitations To A Ranking System

Valve Changes “CS:GO” Autumn Major Invitations To A Ranking System

Valve Corporation has alerted players that they will be changing their esports system for the CS:GO Major Championship Autumn 2020. An email was sent out giving preliminary details of how the system will work out following the ESL One Rio 2020 event. As reported by HLTV, the new ranking system will include a combination of […]

The Unreleased “Portal” Prequel Is Getting A Documentary

So for a while, there was a planned prequel to Portal in development at Valve, and for some odd reason, the company killed the project. Now, the company is allowing a documentary to be made about the game. LunchHouse Software published a reveal trailer today that they’ve apparently been sitting on for a few weeks […]

The "Half-Life" G-Man Speaks After A Decade Of Silence

The “Half-Life: Alyx” G-Man Speaks After A Decade Of Silence

After not hearing his voice in over twelve years, we finally hear the first words from G-Man as he prepares to return in Half-Life: Alyx. The overloading bureaucrat has been a fixture of the series since the beginning, but with Valve not making a new Half-Life for so long, we haven’t heard much from him […]

Valve Releases The Winners For The 2019 Steam Awards

Valve Releases The Winners For The 2019 Steam Awards

Valve Corporation has finally tallied up the votes and they have released the full list of winners for the 2019 Steam Awards today. While there are some surprise winners in here, the voting for this is pretty predictable. With Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice and Beat Saber sitting at the top, which also happens to be […]

"Dota 2" Will Be Getting New Matchmaking Improvements

Valve Sues A Singapore Organizer For Unpaid “Dota 2” Prizes

The last thing you want to do when hosting anything revolving around Dota 2 is to not compensate winners, because Valve gets even quickly. A report from DotEsports has confirmed that Valve Corporation is suing the Global Electronic Sports Championship (GESC) for failure to pay out a tournament from 2018. The total combined winnings that […]

Valve Is Issuing Refunds On Their Steam Controller After Supplies Ran Out

Valve Is Issuing Refunds On Their Steam Controller After Supplies Ran Out

Valve is learning today to be careful what you put on sale, as people might just buy it. Such as the Steam Controller they threw on sale. Several people are reporting through Reddit and Reset Era that they have been issued refunds from the company because they apparently don’t have the supply to meet the […]

Valve Releases New Details About "Half-Lyfe: Alyx"

Xbox’s Phil Spencer Has Apparently Already Played “Half-Life: Alyx”

There are a lot of people out there looking forward to giving Half-Life: Alyx a try, just for a few moments. Apparently, Xbox’s Phil Spencer already did. Ever since the game was announced, there have been rumors and threads and discussions from fans about what the game will contain. A lot of it is speculation […]

Valve Announced The 2019 Steam Awards Voting Has Launched

We’re at the end of the year, which means it’s awards season, as Valve announced voting has started for the 2019 Steam Awards. From now until December 3rd, you can head to this link and vote for video games in a few select categories. There isn’t a ton, and you have to nominate at least […]

Valve Releases New Details About "Half-Lyfe: Alyx"

You May Need To Upgrade Your PC To Play “Half-Life: Alyx”

Depending on the kind of dedication you have toward your tower or laptop, you’re probably going to need an upgrade to play Half-Life: Alyx. A number of people have pointed out that the game is now listed on Steam, and they’ve posted the requirements in order to play it. Not to mention a couple of […]

Valve Releases New Details About "Half-Lyfe: Alyx"

Valve Releases New Details About “Half-Life: Alyx”

This morning, Valve Corporation released brand new details and a proper trailer for their upcoming VR title, Half-Life: Alyx. We now know that the game is set between the events of Half-Life and Half-Life 2. So we now know this is neither a sequel or a prequel, this is a story in the middle of […]

Valve Launches New "CS:GO" Update "Operation Shattered Web"

Valve Launches New “CS:GO” Update “Operation Shattered Web”

CS:GO players got a nice surprise this week as Valve sent out a big update for the game called “Operation Shattered Web”. For the first time in the game’s history, you have the ability to unlock all-new T and CT-sided characters, which are equipable on any map. Each of them with progression trees and rewards […]

Valve Confirms "Half-Life: Alyx" As Their First VR Venture

Valve Confirms “Half-Life: Alyx” As Their First VR Venture

After years of demanding Valve get to work on a brand new Half-Life game, we finally got our wish, kinda. Today the company announced Half-Life: Alyx. The game has been a rumor for months with everyone who was “in the know” telling us it was going to happen but had no source to credit it […]

Steam Debuts Events Feature with Revamped Landing Page

Steam Debuts Events Feature with Revamped Landing Page

Steam just debuted a major overhaul to its main landing page. In addition to revamping the way the library looks, it also introduced a way to help players stay on top of their game with a new Events tab. The Events tab is the result of the team knowing how important it is to be […]

Electronic Arts Partners With Valve To Bring EA Access To Steam

Electronic Arts Partners With Valve To Bring EA Access To Steam

Valve Corporation and Electronic Arts have announced a new partnership today as they will bring EA Access to Steam in November. The partnership will officially kick off on November 15th with the launch of Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, giving Steam players access to the game on PC. They’ve even started pre-orders today. Here’s a […]

Valve Adds A Major Update To “Dota Underlords”

Valve announced this week that a big update was finally added to Dota Underlords, giving players a lot more options during the haunting season. Among the additions is a new Duos Mode, a Freestyle Mode, several new heroes for hire with some new alliances that can be formed. A new Jail system, new UI to […]

Valve Launches Steam Remote Play Together Beta

Valve Launches Steam Remote Play Together Beta

Valve Corporation launched a new system for Steam players to try out in beta as you can now experiment with Steam Remote Play Together. The entire concept of the system is to essentially allow couch co-op onto your Steam account, as you can now invite Steam Friends for local multiplayer with a shared/split-screen system. You […]

"Dota 2" Will Be Getting New Matchmaking Improvements

“Dota 2” Will Be Getting New Matchmaking Improvements

For those of you who have been complaining about the matchmaking setup in Dota 2 these days, it appears a fix is on the way. The company has been working for several months now trying to improve the system they’re currently on, some slight changes here and there. All coming in different waves so they […]

Valve Updated “Half-Life 2” With Some Useless Upgrades

Of all the things you would think Valve could do for Half-Life 2 after 15 years, getting characters to blink probably wouldn’t be high on your list. But that’s what the company did this week as they added a rare upgrade to the game that added a couple of items for players to try out. […]