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id Software’s 1995 Concept for Paid Mods Was Actually Pretty Solid

Despite the eventual reversal and admission that “it’s clear we didn’t understand exactly what we were doing,” Valve still seem pretty eager to implement a method of financial compensation for popular mods.

By Peter Parrish | 5 May 2015 | 4

Steam now allows devs to ‘game ban’ disruptive players

In what appears to be a new addition to Steam, developers will now be able to hand out ‘game bans’ to “disruptive” players.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Apr 2015 | 7

Steam, GOG run Star Wars Sales – X-Wing, TIE Fighter now on Steam

Today is a pretty good day for those wanting to fill a gap in their Star Wars game collections, as Steam and GOG are both running themed events with various benefits.

By Peter Parrish | 28 Apr 2015 | 1

Gabe Newell answers questions about Steam paid mods

Gabe says Valve “pissed off the Internet” and decides to answer questions and explain what they are doing now with the Steam paid mods feature.

By Paul Younger | 26 Apr 2015 | 12

Steam Workshop paid mod backlash begins: should modders be compensated?

Skyrim modders can now make cash from their creations, but not everyone is happy about it.

By Paul Younger | 24 Apr 2015 | 8

Valve now beta testing Steam Guard Mobile Authenticator

Valve are now testing two-factor login to Steam for extra security.

By Paul Younger | 16 Apr 2015 | Comments Off on Valve now beta testing Steam Guard Mobile Authenticator

Steam’s EU refund policy has existed since 2014, it is not new

There are quite a few incorrect reports out there about Steam’s latest Subscriber Agreement update, suggesting the addition of a 14 day EU refund policy is new – it isn’t.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Mar 2015 | 1

Steam Cyberpunk sale launches, has some decent games in it

Shocking news today as the popular digital PC storefront known as Steam makes some games cheaper than they usually are.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Mar 2015 | 3

Steam store now lists fifteen Steam Machines for sale

Steam will be selling Steam Machines from third-party manufacturers directly through the company store, as fifteen different listings are now available there.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Mar 2015 | 1

IncGamers PC Gaming Podcast #202

If you never watched the dubious BBC (and later Channel 5, I think?) series Robot Wars, then fair warning – parts of this podcast may prove challenging.

By Peter Parrish | 25 Feb 2015 | 8

Valve to show SteamVR hardware and final Steam controller at GDC

Valve are set to unveil new SteamVR hardware and the final Steam controller next week.

By Paul Younger | 24 Feb 2015 | Comments Off on Valve to show SteamVR hardware and final Steam controller at GDC

Steam beta update organises your DLC

The latest Steam beta update should keep all your DLC in order with its new interface.

By Paul Younger | 5 Feb 2015 | 1

Steam Workshop content creators earn over $50 Million – More games now opened

A lot of cash has been dished out to the content creators on Steam and there’s more to be made as it starts to open up.

By Paul Younger | 29 Jan 2015 | Comments Off on Steam Workshop content creators earn over $50 Million – More games now opened

Civilization: Beyond Earth, Saints Row games get free Steam weekend

There aren’t many opportunities to unite the Civilization and Saints Row series’, but the pair are joined by Steam’s latest free weekend.

By Peter Parrish | 15 Jan 2015 | 1

Dota 2 6.83b brings with it a small number of tweaks

Dota 2‘s 6.83b patch has been released with pretty much no ceremony, bringing with it a few small balance changes.

By Tim McDonald | 14 Jan 2015 | Comments Off on Dota 2 6.83b brings with it a small number of tweaks

Steam’s Grand Anime Sale includes pretty pigeons

Steam concocts a new excuse to have a weekend sale, and asks the important question “can you ever have too many PC anime games“?

By Peter Parrish | 8 Jan 2015 | Comments Off on Steam’s Grand Anime Sale includes pretty pigeons

Steam Winter Sale Day 14 – Some IncGamers Picks

It might be New Year’s Eve, but that doesn’t mean the Steam Winter Sale updates aren’t still coming.

By Tim McDonald | 31 Dec 2014 | Comments Off on Steam Winter Sale Day 14 – Some IncGamers Picks

Steam Winter Sale Day 12 – Some IncGamers Picks

Day 12 of the Steam Winter Sale, everyone! We’re nearly there!

By Tim McDonald | 29 Dec 2014 | Comments Off on Steam Winter Sale Day 12 – Some IncGamers Picks