Posts Tagged steam
Valve has no current plans to release their own VR hardware
Well, this is an interesting development. You know all the rave reviews Valve’s virtual reality (VR) prototype has been getting at Steam Dev Days?
Tripwire’s David Hensley says Valve’s VR felt “like a holo deck”
The full presentation of Valve’s VR prototype (which Steamdb thinks could going by the name ‘Vortex‘) will take place later today at Steam Dev Days, but Tripwire’s David Hensley has already had a go with it and has tweeted a series of extremely positive impressions.
Valve shares a tasty Steam pie chart showing sales by region
Not a huge amount is emerging from Steam Dev Days just yet, as the two-day event is closed to the press.
Steam Dev Days attendants share conference info on Steam Machines, controller
Since Valve’s Steam Dev Days event is closed to the press (it’s billed as an “off the record” place for developers to hang out and listen to conference chats,) there isn’t a whole lot of detail emerging from it at present.
Valve releases SteamVR beta prior to Dev Days event
Well, we knew that Valve were thinking of doing something with VR, and now users of Steam’s beta client are reporting that a beta version of SteamVR has been sneakily and quietly released.
Steam Family Options available for everyone to lock down content
Valve has now kicked live the the Steam Family Options for everyone following its beta test phase.
Steam Winter Sale final day brings repeat deals
As is something of a tradition with the Steam Winter Sale, the final day of sales brings back some of the more popular deals from the past couple of weeks.
Steam Winter Sale Day 14 – The IncGamers Picks
We’re now two weeks into the Steam Winter Sale and hopefully you’ve all managed to pick up some great bargains so far.
Steam Winter Sale helps Steam reach new concurrent user record
At the end of November Steam reached a new concurrent user record of 7,190,520 but that has been surpassed once again thanks to offers and a freebie.
Steam Winter Sale Day 10 – The IncGamers Picks
We’re on day 10 of the Steam Winter Sale already and there’s a stack of wintery gaming goodness to enjoy today.
Steam Winter Sale Day 8 – The IncGamers Picks
I know what you’re thinking. What happened to Day 7 of the Steam Winter Sale?
Steam Winter Sale Day 6 – The IncGamers Picks
Welcome to Christmas Eve, a day dedicated to waiting for Christmas to happen.
Steam Winter Sale Day 3 – The IncGamers Picks
Good old Sleeping Dogs, it never fails to pop up at an ever dwindling price in these sales.
Steam Winter Sale 2013 Day 2 – The IncGamers Picks
It’s day two of Big Gaben’s Warehouse Giveaways (aka: the Steam Winter Sale,) come admire a figurative room packed to the rafters with cheap games.
Winter Steam Sale begins, wallets weep terrified tears
And lo! The winds howled, the seas swirled, the ground shook, and the heavens cracked open.
Steam VR category added to listings
There won’t be that many gamers with an Oculus Rift or a VR device of any sort but Valve are keen to show which games support VR on Steam with a new category.
Steam Machine unboxing videos show Valve’s new hardware
Update: Check out the controller and Portal 2 in action.
Usually we don’t post unboxing videos as they’re generally rather pointless but we’ll make an exception today for the Steambox which was recently sent out to a small pool of selected testers.
Steam Machine beta testers to be announced today, restricted to US
If you’re eligible to take part in Valve’s beta test of its in-house Steam Machines and controllers, keep an eye out for a potential notification today.
Steam puts the PC related VGX nominees on sale
As you may or may not have noticed, Steam is one of the places you’ll be able to risk watching the VGX awards tomorrow.
100 more titles added to Steam Greenlight including Skyjacker and Deathfire: Ruins of Nethermore
The latest batch of games ot get the Steam Greenlight approval have been revealed and games such as Deathfire: Ruins of Nethermore, Skyjacker and Consortium make the list.
Steam’s refund policy is restrictive, incoherent and in urgent need of change
Over the weekend, Steam broke its own concurrent user record with seven million PC players playing DOTA 2 various games on Valve’s digital platform.