Steam News


The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth tortures payers in November

By Daniel Perez, Sep 05, 2014 8:25am PDT

Those looking for the console and PC remake of The Binding of Isaac won't have to wait much longer.


"Yes, because it's a completely remade game, with each line of code, and each character sprite ..."

- NeoSmeers see all 8 comments

Finish Him: Why we constantly leave games undone

By Steve Watts, Sep 03, 2014 12:00pm PDT

As the fall season approaches, we take a look at how few gamers actually finish the ones they start, and why.


"This discussion is half the plot of the anime Martian Successor Nadesico"

- geedeck see all 34 comments

Steam now lets you install multiple games at once

By Robert Workman, Aug 26, 2014 12:45pm PDT

A new update makes it easier to download the games you want. No more waiting for the order to complete. Huzzah!


"I just wish steam asked me when I installed them instead of when I try to play. "

- Turd Ferguson see all 8 comments

Dishonored is free to play on Steam this weekend

By Robert Workman, Aug 22, 2014 9:15am PDT

In-between your sessions of the temporarily free Borderlands 2, make sure you save room for Corvo.


Is Valve adding film and TV services to Steam?

By Robert Workman, Aug 11, 2014 3:30pm PDT

Some new products could be available for the service very soon.


"Gordon know it's his own voice, but doesn't say anything because he knows something's wrong, and ..."

- Flakmanz see all 13 comments

Broforce gets free Expendables 3 expansion

By Robert Workman, Aug 05, 2014 9:05am PDT

Do what Dolph Lundgren tells you and download it, bro.


"Here is an official Let's Play on Devolver's Youtube channel: ..."

- TroZ see all 7 comments

Invisible Inc. hitting Steam Early Access this month

By Steve Watts, Aug 01, 2014 8:45am PDT

Invisible Inc. will be available on Steam as an Early Access game later this month, for about $5 cheaper than the eventual full version.


Valve's Steam controller tweaked once again

By Robert Workman, Jul 29, 2014 4:30pm PDT

The latest design now includes an analog stick.


"Yes, but if they add 2 more buttons, one for each ring finger, it could be a serious contender ..."

- kenclopz see all 35 comments

PSA: Elder Scrolls Online heads to Steam

By Robert Workman, Jul 17, 2014 11:30am PDT

You can now snag it on Valve's service


"The game is packed. I know it's a mega server, but I've went from 1 to 23 in the last week. ..."

- wykd see all 18 comments

Q*Bert returns next week with new PC release

By Robert Workman, Jul 03, 2014 5:00pm PDT

Q*Bert is coming back, and he's hopping mad.


"That's because there's no Springy. DAMN YOU SPRINGY! STOP FOLLOWING ME, OR I'LL JUMP!"

- AxeMan808 see all 11 comments

Steam reaches 8 million concurrent users

By Steve Watts, Jun 30, 2014 6:40am PDT

Steam hit a new milestone over the weekend, reaching 8 million concurrent users.


"Somewhere a suit is thinking to himself "If Valve charged $10 a month to use Steam that would be ..."

- dookiebot see all 11 comments

Point/Counterpoint: Developers discuss putting Early Access games on the Steam Summer Sale

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 25, 2014 1:00pm PDT

There's been a debate about whether Steam Early Access games should be part of the Steam Summer Sale (or any sale, for that matter), so Shacknews reached out to developers for Rust, 7 Days to Die, Kerbal Space Program, and Nuclear Throne to get both sides of this debate.


"Heh - exactly - I don't plan on saying "its done" for Plague Inc. for a long time - regardless ..."

- jamiejme see all 27 comments

Confessions of a Steam Addict

By Steven Wong, Jun 23, 2014 12:00pm PDT

The 2014 Steam Summer Sale is in full swing, which brings out the deal hunting shopaholic in all of us... but more for some people than others.


"One thing to keep in mind with that site is the value is what everything costs right now on the ..."

- Proven28 see all 36 comments

Shack Snack: June 19, 2014

By Steven Wong, Jun 19, 2014 6:00pm PDT

End your day with a Shack Snack, a short recap of three big stories you should know. It's like a CliffsNotes for video games! If you enjoy, don't forget to subscribe to us on YouTube.


Steam Summer Sale: A brief survival guide

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 19, 2014 11:15am PDT

The Steam Summer Sale is underway. As veteran shoppers, here are some tips to keep in mind when browsing the long list of sale items.


"Exactly. My wallet is only in pain because I should have waited a few months to buy some of ..."

- ThomW see all 7 comments