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Dota 2’s first The International 5 tickets sell out in 6 minutes

The first wave of tickets for Dota 2‘s upcoming The International 5 tournament sold out in 6 minutes, says Valve, with the last tickets available tonight.

By Tim McDonald | 27 Mar 2015 | 0

Valve discusses Dota 2’s Faceless Void redesign

One of Dota 2‘s Compendium stretch goals was for Faceless Void to get a model update, and now they’re ready to talk about the process.

By Tim McDonald | 20 Mar 2015 | 0

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

IncGamers readers just want Valve to announce a game, please

The results from the latest IncGamers Poll, about Valve’s offerings at GDC, suggest that the majority of our readers would quite like the company to announce a game.

By Peter Parrish | 13 Mar 2015 | 3

IncGamers PC Gaming Podcast #204

March is turning into quite a busy old month for games, which is probably why Tim and I mostly spend the opening parts of this podcast talking about Fairies.

By Peter Parrish | 10 Mar 2015 | 0

IncGamers Poll – Valve’s GDC 2015 announcements

As GDC 2015 rolls to a close, this week’s IncGamers Poll is curious about which (if any) of Valve’s many announcements at the event are getting people enthused.

By Peter Parrish | 7 Mar 2015 | 3

Valve makes GDC announcements: SteamVR, Source 2 and more

Valve just sent out a press release stuffed with multiple GDC announcements, which they’ll no doubt be expanding upon across the next couple of days.

By Peter Parrish | 4 Mar 2015 | 0

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

Latest Dota 2 patch aims to fix Year Beast Brawl

Valve have apparently had enough of breaking the Dota 2 servers with Year Beast Brawl, so the latest patch aims to fix it.

By Tim McDonald | 17 Feb 2015 | Comments Off

Dota 2 players unhappy with New Bloom event

Server problems and pay-to-win are making the Dota 2 community displeased with Year Beast Brawl, the event for this year’s New Bloom Festival.

By Tim McDonald | 14 Feb 2015 | 19

Dota 2’s New Bloom Festival update out now

I’m an idiot: I thought the Dota 2 New Bloom Festival update, starring Winter Wyvern, was out tomorrow.

By Tim McDonald | 13 Feb 2015 | Comments Off

Dota 2’s Year Beast Brawl event detailed in New Bloom Day 4

Dota 2‘s New Bloom Festival is rolling around once again, and that means a new Year Beast event – but this one’s a bit different.

By Tim McDonald | 12 Feb 2015 | Comments Off

Day 3 of Dota 2’s New Bloom Festival update details everything

The third day of the New Bloom Festival update for Dota 2 is upon us, which means many, many details for what this patch entails.

By Tim McDonald | 11 Feb 2015 | Comments Off

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

Steam Machine presence planned for GDC, controller may feature too

If you’ve read Paul’s round-up of PC boxes from CES 2015, you’ll know some companies have chosen not to wait for SteamOS to be finished before launching their devices.

By Peter Parrish | 9 Jan 2015 | Comments Off

Dota 2 International 2015 scheduled for August

It is never to soon to plan ahead – I mean, some people have their Christmas decorations up already – so it’s perhaps reasonable that Valve have scheduled Dota 2‘s next International.

By Tim McDonald | 7 Jan 2015 | Comments Off

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

Steam Winter Sale Day 13 – Some IncGamers Picks

The Steam Winter Sale marches on towards the New Year, offering RPGs a-plenty in today’s Daily Deals.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Dec 2014 | Comments Off