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Shower With Your Dad Simulator 2015 is all lathered up and ready to go on Steam

By Daniel Perez, Sep 03, 2015 8:05am PDT

Shower With Your Dad Simulator 2015 is now available for purcahse on Steam, and for $.99, we defy you to not pick it up.


"it's actually pretty funny, but yeah. it's a really dumb game."

- qwpeoriu see all 16 comments

Steam's Big Picture mode gets updated prior to Steam Controller and Machine launch

By Daniel Perez, Sep 03, 2015 6:45am PDT

The Steam Controller and Steam Machine will soon be here, and Valve is testing out some major updates to Steam's Big Picture mode.


"Sounds like a solid update. TBH it's about time, Big Picture has needed some lovin for a while. "

- BeowolfSchaefer see all 2 comments

Mad Max Releases With Full Movie Anthology on Steam

By Steven Wong, Sep 01, 2015 10:25am PDT

The Mad Max video game releases today, and the entire movie anthology comes rolling in with it onto Steam.


" Minimum of 6Mb/s network download speed is required for 1080p streaming Playback performance ..."

- daggot see all 8 comments

ARK: Survival Evolved free this weekend on Steam; win a free copy just for playing

By Daniel Perez, Aug 27, 2015 10:39am PDT

Studio Wildcard has announced ARK: Survival Evolved is now having a free weekend on Steam. Those who play this weekend can also earn a free copy of the


Opinion: Why Steam Must Bring PC Streaming to Mobile

By Steven Wong, Aug 12, 2015 2:35pm PDT

Whether it's using Steam In-Home Streaming, or playing Xbox One games on a PC, game streaming technology makes games more portable than ever. But Steam's plans for the technology should reach further than the living room.


"That is actually a pretty good point. I hadn't taken into account how little they might actually ..."

- CriticalComposer see all 19 comments

Handheld Steam Machine available for pre-order Nov. 10 for $299

By Daniel Perez, Aug 11, 2015 6:31am PDT

The Smach Zero, which was previously called the Steamboy, will be available for pre-order later this year and will release in late 2016.


"Is it sad I solely want this for Sword of the Stars :The Pit? and maybe some x-com."

- happynoodle see all 17 comments

Steam Summer Sale racks up over $200M; ARK: Survival Evolved picks up over $11M

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 26, 2015 6:25pm PDT

The numbers are in for this year's Steam Summer Sale, courtesy of the folks at SteamSpy. Over $200 million was generated over the two week sale, with ARK: Survival Evolved surprising leading the way, in terms of money earned.


"sometimes i wonder if the Film industry will ever finally get it, and do what steam does, if ..."

- GBurke59 see all 39 comments

Steam Summer Sale 2015 starts at 1pm ET / 10am PT today

By Daniel Perez, Jun 11, 2015 7:30am PDT

The Steam Summer Sale is kicking off later today. We hope your wallet is in tip-top shape because we're sure it'll be a hot one.


"I miss gaben Jesus shops. I really enjoyed them and wish they were still being made"

- vitek r see all 14 comments

Steam refund policy already being abused by PC gamers, according to devs

By Daniel Perez, Jun 08, 2015 6:55am PDT

It hasn't even been a week, and already developers are reporting PC gamers are abusing Steam's new refund policy.


"There are limitations on the refund process such as it has to be within a specific timeframe of ..."

- TheEmissary see all 38 comments

Steam Controller overview video highlights ease of use and dual-stage triggers

By Daniel Perez, Jun 04, 2015 11:40am PDT

Valve has released a new video detailing all of the different features its Steam Controller has, which includes 1:1 position and dual-stage triggers.


"Going to have to give that a try. Excellent video, thanks. "

- guitarsandbikes see all 11 comments

Steam outlines its new refund policy

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 02, 2015 11:33am PDT

Whether it's a broken product or simply buyer's remorse, Steam is about to allow users to collect refunds on just about any purchase made within 14 days.


"I think 2 is a little short but not horrible. Plus if you know It going in you can plan accordingly "

- rosewood see all 10 comments

Report: Steam Summer Sale 2015 taking place on June 11

By Daniel Perez, May 29, 2015 6:35am PDT

We feel a great disturbance in the Force. As if millions of wallets suddenly cried out in terror, and were suddenly silenced.


"The summer sales are the ones that are always pretty meh right?"

- GodZilly see all 5 comments

Capcom holds Steam sale and unlocks Ultra Street Fighter 4 this weekend

By Daniel Perez, May 15, 2015 9:00am PDT

Steam users who have been eyeing some of Capcom's PC titles will be able to purchase them for a discount this weekend only. Capcom is also making Ultra Street Fighter 4 available to play for free.


Dreamcast JRPG Grandia II getting remastered release on PC

By Daniel Perez, May 12, 2015 7:30am PDT

One of the Dreamcast's most iconic RPGs, Grandia II, is getting remasterd and will be released on the PC.


"It was my sophomore year at high school when this game came out and I went into the local ..."

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Opinion: The Key to Making Paid Mods Work

By Nathaniel Hohl, May 11, 2015 8:00am PDT

Steam's first attempt at introducing a paid mod system was short-lived, but perhaps there is a way to make it work. We make suggestions for how make everyone happy.


"I made a Mod pack for Stalker out of like 4 people's individual small mods (with permission and ..."

- AxeMan808 see all 31 comments