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Greenlight campaign for Dokuro

Greenlight campaign for Dokuro

Oct 17, 2014

GungHo Online Entertainment America (GOEA), a multiplatform publisher for the online gaming community, today launched a Steam Greenlight campaign for its side-scrolling, puzzle-based adventure PC game Dokuro. Already available on the PlayStation Vita system and mobile devices (iOS and Android), Dokuro is expected to be released on Windows PC based on the support of the Steam...

Lords of the Black Sun hits Beta on Steam

Lords of the Black Sun hits Beta on Steam

Apr 23, 2014

Indie developer Arkavi Studios has issued a one-two punch announcement today by revealing it’s changed its name from Star Lords to Lords of the Black Sun, while simultaneously reaching the all-important Beta stage of development on Steam. The Beta features highly improved AI that utilizes the ship design component, making for more powerful ships and tougher battles, and offers...

Valve Reveals First Gen Steam Machines

Valve Reveals First Gen Steam Machines

Jan 7, 2014

Valve, creators of best-selling game franchises (such as Counter-Strike, Dota 2, Half-Life, Left 4 Dead, Portal, and Team Fortress) and leading technologies (such as Steam and Source), today announced over one dozen Steam Machine designs now in production from leading manufacturers and targeted for release in 2014. The lineup of Steam Machines announced today offers a wide variety...

The Steam Summer Sale – Day 2

The Steam Summer Sale – Day 2

Jul 12, 2013

The second day of the Steam Summer Getaway Sale which bring amazing deals on thousands of games is now live. Today’s Daily Deals include: Call of Duty®: Black Ops II & Black Ops 50% Surgeon Simulator 2013 66% off Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2 85% off Chivalry: Medieval Warfare 75% off Darksiders II 80% off Just Cause 2 80% off FTL: Faster Than Light 75% off The Walking Dead...

Steam Trading Cards leaving Beta on June 26th

Steam Trading Cards leaving Beta on June 26th

Jun 24, 2013

Valve’s new trading card game, Steam Trading Cards, exits beta and becomes available to all on Wednesday, June 26. The Steam Trading Cards system was announced last month and, since then, it went on to become quite popular, as it rewarded users with cards that could be collected, traded, or sold via the service’s Market. Steam Trading Cards are virtual cards earned by...

Super Splatters coming to Steam on June 26th

Super Splatters coming to Steam on June 26th

Jun 21, 2013

SpikySnail Games, an independent studio out of Israel, have just announced that their physics-based action puzzle Super Splatters is coming to Steam on June 26th for PC and Mac. In Super Splatters you are challenged to creatively burst the Splatters against arena walls so that their Splatter juice pours onto explosive fireworks. But beating a level is just the beginning – the...

Rush Bros. hitting Steam May 24

Rush Bros. hitting Steam May 24

May 14, 2013

XYLA Entertainment have just announced that after a successful Greenlight campaign, Rush Bros., a side-scrolling platform racing action game featuring music-reactive level design, will arrive on Steam for PC and Mac on May 24th 2013. “Rush Bros. started as a modification to Portal 2 co-op which turned the players against each other. The unique multiplayer mechanics and...

Dota 2 Giveaway

Dota 2 Giveaway

May 14, 2013

They fall like digital snowflakes loaded with gifts. They fall, periodically, randomly, in showers, and land in our inventories. We are of course talking about Dota 2 invites from Valve. At the moment, there are two ways to play Dota 2: you can buy an early access pass from Steam, or you can receive an invite to the testing phase. And guess who’s sitting on a delicious stack of...

The Unreal Indie Bundle launches on Steam

The Unreal Indie Bundle launches on Steam

Apr 30, 2013

Epic Games, Inc. sent over a press release announcing that they have worked with numerous indie developers to put together the very first Unreal Indie Bundle, giving gamers seven acclaimed, Unreal Engine 3-powered indie games for the price of one. For one week the Unreal Indie Bundle is available for £14.99 (GBP) and €17.99 (EUR) on Steam. The titles included in the bundle are,...

Insurgency joins Steam Early Access

Insurgency joins Steam Early Access

Apr 25, 2013

New World Interactive today announced that Insurgency, a commercial version of the popular free-to-play Source mod Insurgency released five years ago, has joined Steam’s Early Access store allowing players to purchase and immediately begin playing the game which is still in development. Insurgency is a tactical, team-based first-person shooter for up to 32-plus players...

Sixth set of Greenlight titles revealed

Sixth set of Greenlight titles revealed

Apr 17, 2013

Valve today revealed the sixth set of games to advance through Steam Greenlight and be offered worldwide distribution via the popular platform for games and software. The 18 games that managed to advanced through Steam Greenlight this time are in alphabetical order the following:   Agarest: Generations of War Angry Video Game Nerd Adventures Battle Worlds: Kronos City of...

Incredipede Review

Incredipede Review

Apr 12, 2013

Northway Games is an indie studio home to husband and wife developer duo Colin Northway and Sarah Northway. Back in 2008 Colin wrote the successful Flash gameFantastic Contraption while Sarah in 2011, released Rebuild which has since sold over 100,000 copies. Colin and Sarah are both from BC, Canada and spend every summer there, but in the last three years they ‘ve also...

God Mode coming to PC and XBLA on April 19th

God Mode coming to PC and XBLA on April 19th

Apr 10, 2013

Old School Games’ God Mode is coming to PC via Steam and Xbox Live Arcade on April 19, publisher Atlas has announced via Twitter. The game is also due to arrive on PlayStation Network, but has not yet been dated. God Mode is a visceral shoot ‘em up with elements of an RPG, all set in a humorously dark view of the afterlife. Players take on the role of a descendant of an...

Agarest: Generations of War coming to PC

Agarest: Generations of War coming to PC

Apr 8, 2013

Ghostlight, a European publisher that aims to localize acclaimed Japanese games on the PC, announced its first effort today, the strategy JRPG Agarest: Generations of War which is now available on Steam Greenlight hoping to gather enough votes in order to become part of Valve’s distribution service. “Should this first release take off, we will be looking to bring more...

The Swapper coming to Steam this Spring

The Swapper coming to Steam this Spring

Mar 20, 2013

Facepalm Games, a two-man studio based in Helsinki, Finland, have just announced that The Swapper, an atmospheric, 2D puzzle-platformer whose numerous accolades include IndieCade’s Special Recognition Award, and selection for the PAX10 2012, will be coming to Steam this Spring. The game takes place on an abandoned space station and tackles the implications of the ‘Swapper’...

CS:GO Favorites list online

CS:GO Favorites list online

Feb 19, 2013

As you all might know we have dedicated gameservers up and running on our European based datacenter for Counter-Strike: GO and Nuclear Dawn. Today we have updated both our CS:GO servers and enhanced them with a new Steam Workshop maplist and added back an end of mapvote! This maplist includes maps that we want to play on our servers with CS:GO and includes both standard Valve maps...

A Valley Without Wind 2 released on Steam

A Valley Without Wind 2 released on Steam

Feb 18, 2013

Arcen Games has just announced that A Valley Without Wind 2, a complete re-imagining of A Valley Without Wind featuring new enemies, new procedural generation methods, a new citybuilding game that ties everything together, and tons of other improvements is now available for download on Steam. A modern take on the 16-bit era A Valley Without Wind 2 blends a variety of mechanics...

Steam for Linux Now Available

Steam for Linux Now Available

Feb 15, 2013

Feb 14, 2013–Valve, creators of best-selling game franchises (such as Counter-Strike and Team Fortress) and leading technologies (such as Steam and Source), today announced the release of its Steam for Linux client. In celebration of the release, over 50 Linux titles are now 50-75% off until Thursday, February 21st at 10 AM PST. The Steam client is now available to download for...

Counter-Strike: Source now on Linux

Counter-Strike: Source now on Linux

Feb 6, 2013

While Valve is still working on bringing out as many games as possible for the Steam platform on Linux (Ubuntu), they just released Counter-Strike: Source for the platform. Team Fortess2, Half-Life and Counter-Strike 1.6 already are available for Steam on Linux but with the addition of the nr.1 online FPS shooter Counter-Strike: Source we can see that Valve is clearly moving...

Proteus coming to Steam on January 30th

Proteus coming to Steam on January 30th

Jan 24, 2013

Proteus, a minimalist game of pure exploration and sublime discovery in a musical wilderness environment created by Ed Key and David Kanaga, is coming to Steam for PC and Mac on January 30th, the developers have announced. “We’re excited to finally announce that Proteus will being leaving its “beta” period and coming to Steam on 30th January for Mac and PC! Since the start of the...

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