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Valve explains what’s happening with the Steam Auction

The Steam Holiday Auction is still down, but Valve have updated the page with an explanation of what’s happening.

By Tim McDonald | 12 Dec 2014 | Comments Off

Steam Auction taken offline, possibly due to gem duping

Valve’s newly-launched Steam Holiday Auction is now newly-disabled, presumably thanks to the efforts of a few exploiters.

By Tim McDonald | 12 Dec 2014 | 1

Steam Winter Sale begins 18 December, preceded by auctions

Valve has announced the start date (and time) of the 2014 Steam Winter Sale, and come up with a way for people to recycle unwanted trading cards.

By Peter Parrish | 12 Dec 2014 | 2

Square offering Christmas Surprise Steam game bundle

Oooh! What’s inside this mysterious festive bundle of games?
In an effort to entice you to spend some cash on Square games they have revealed a special Christmas Surprise which they say is “bulging with delights”.

By Paul Younger | 8 Dec 2014 | 1

Steam having yet another sale in honour of the Game Awards

If you somehow still have money left, Steam are hoping their Game Awards-themed sale will convince you to part with it.

By Tim McDonald | 6 Dec 2014 | 1

Steam Broadcasting now in Beta – Valve takes on Twitch

Valve launch their own streaming serviceĀ and it’s built into your Steam client right now.

By Paul Younger | 2 Dec 2014 | Comments Off

Steam’s Exploration sale wraps up with some December deals

Today is the last full day of Steam’s Thankgiving-based Exploration Sale, and the last chance to get some cheap PC games out of Valve.

By Peter Parrish | 1 Dec 2014 | Comments Off

Steam Exploration Sale Day 5 picks

Another day, another batch of games going cheap in the Steam Exploration Sale.

By Paul Younger | 30 Nov 2014 | Comments Off

Steam Exploration Sale Day 3 is ready for Black Friday

It’s Black Friday, which means there are sales everywhere – but for Steam, it’s just another day in their Exploration Sale.

By Tim McDonald | 28 Nov 2014 | 2

Steam Exploration Sale Day 2 offers a stuffing mix of games

Peter’s off eating turkey and generally giving thanks, so it falls to me to tell you about the second day of the Steam Exploration Sale.

By Tim McDonald | 27 Nov 2014 | 7

Steam’s Thanksgiving sale begins, don’t buy a turkey

The annual Thanksgiving Steam sale is under way, laying out a delicious table spread of PC gaming bargains for people to eat.

By Peter Parrish | 26 Nov 2014 | 3

Steam Autumn Sale starts 26 November

Here we go again! Time to open up those wallets as another Steam Autumn Sale is about to start.

By Paul Younger | 23 Nov 2014 | 4

Steam hopes to bring some order to Early Access with new rules

Valve has reportedly issued brand new guidelines and rules to developers hoping to put their games on Early Access, in the hope of bringing some consistency to the system.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Nov 2014 | 5

Steam Halloween sale slashes prices, throats … mostly prices

From now until 3 November (at 10am Pacific US time,) Steam has cut, maimed and dismembered the prices on some of its spookier, horror-type games.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Oct 2014 | 7

GungHo (Acquire, Grasshopper) exploring PC Steam releases

GungHo Online Entertainment, owner of developers such as Acquire and Grasshopper Manufacture looks to be exploring future Steam releases.

By Peter Parrish | 19 Oct 2014 | Comments Off

Steam’s “Free Weekend” Weekend begins

As mentioned yesterday, ten rather major games are currently available to play for free on Steam, or to buy at a discount.

By Tim McDonald | 16 Oct 2014 | 1

Steam having a big free weekend, starting tomorrow

If you fancy trying out titles like Company of Heroes 2, Payday 2, or XCOM: Enemy Unknown for free, then Steam has you covered this weekend.

By Tim McDonald | 15 Oct 2014 | 3

Steam Halloween Sale date set after document leak

Will they? Won’t they? They probably will have a sale. They did last year so start saving now.

By Paul Younger | 10 Oct 2014 | 1