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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.
Dota 2’s patch 6.82, named Rekindling Soul, changes everything
Are you bored of the current Dota 2 meta? Well, the newest patch will change damn near everything.
Steam’s storefront updated, adds discovery and curation
This update may only apply to the opt-in beta version of Steam for now, but it’ll no doubt roll out for the ‘main’ version in due course.
Techies now playable in the Dota 2 Test Client
The Techies aren’t coming to Dota 2 until next week, but you can get some practice in now if you download the Test Client.
SHODAN announcer pack mooted for Dota 2
Night Dive Studios, the saints responsible for re-releasing System Shock 2, have floated the idea of a SHODAN announcer pack for Dota 2.
Personalised Front Pages and Curators coming to Steam
The good people of SteamDB have once again been delving around inside Steam’s guts, and have found one or two interesting features.
Steam Tags system leaves beta, getting Steam lots of clicks
Valve have announced that its Steam Tags system has left beta, and is doing phenomenally well.
Steam Beta client contains references to film and tv series apps
GabeTV is surely only a matter of days away, as professional Steam-watchers SteamDB have spotted references to film and television in the latest beta client.
Dota 2’s Workshop Tools are apparently in Source 2
I don’t know where to begin with this, so let’s start with “Dota 2‘s Workshop Tools seem to be using Source 2″.
Counter-Strike Nexon: Zombies shambling onto Steam
Nexon is bringing the undead to Counter-Strike in Counter-Strike Nexon: Zombies.