Posts Tagged valve
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.
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.
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.
Dota 2 blog says that Frostivus is cancelled
A new blog post on the Dota 2 site confirms that Valve is staffed by Grinches, because Frostivus is cancelled.
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.
Oracle now in Dota 2, Foreseer’s Contract update launched
I’m sort of double-dipping here because Peter half-wrote this story earlier, but: Dota 2‘s Foreseer’s Contract update has launched, and Oracle is in.
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.
Dota 2 launches Nemesis Assassin Event
Dota 2 is doing a thing and that thing is called the Nemesis Assassin Event, which will run from today through 7 December.
Dota 2’s Foreseer’s Contract update adds Oracle this week
Although Dota 2 is still suffering adverse network conditions, Valve are ready to roll out a new hero, fulfill some Compendium promises, and add a bunch of extra additions to the game with the Foreseer’s Contract update.
Valve talks Dota 2 network problems on US East and EU West
Dota 2 has been hamstrung by server problems – particularly on US East and EU West – for the last week, and Valve have now posted up details on how they’re dealing with it.
Free Dota 2 comic hints at Oracle joining the roster
Valve have uploaded a free comic, called The Foreseer’s Contract, to the Dota 2 website – and I use this to foretell Oracle joining the roster soon.
Dota 2’s drop system reworked in latest patch
If you like your Dota 2 hats, then important news: the drop system has been reworked.
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.
Dota 2 update ends hero restrictions in Captain’s Draft
Valve has pushed out a new update for Dota 2, lifting all restrictions on hero selection in the Captain’s Draft mode of play.
Dota 2 patches continue to lower the “comeback” gold
You could politely say the Dota 2 community has been “divided” on the 6.82 changes that provide extra assist gold for the losing team.
Dota 2’s patch 6.82 – Rekindling Soul – goes live
The Rekindling Soul update for Dota 2, patching the game to 6.82 and changing basically everything, has just gone live.