Team Fortress Series News


Team Fortress 2 Competitive Beta invites will go out next week

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 19, 2016 11:15am PST

Valve is finally looking to bring Team Fortress 2 to the competitive arena, announcing that it will issue out beta invites for a new competitive mode next week.


"Pretty sure it's too late for that when you have former pros having overwatch tourneys and ..."

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Team Fortress 2 Tough Break update adds new contracts and four new maps

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 17, 2015 12:40pm PST

On the fourth day of Smissmas, Team Fortress 2 gave to me: Four new maps, three new taunts, two weapon cases, and a whole bunch of new contracts!


Team Fortress 2 Saxxy Award winner takes the classes up in the air

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 18, 2015 4:10pm PST

Valve has named the winners of this year's Saxxy Awards, celebrating the best in Team Fortress 2 machinima, and this year's overall winner takes everyone's favorite characters into the friendly skies for some not-so-friendly conflict.


"lol yeah, they kinda gave up right on that last shot didn't they?"

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Halloween 2015: Team Fortress 2 launches Scream Fortress VII

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 31, 2015 11:00am PDT

It appeared that Valve would not have a formal Scream Fortress update for Team Fortress 2 this year, but the mischievous Merasmus has deceived everyone!


Valve recruits Team Fortress 2 mercs for Steam Link video

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 16, 2015 12:50pm PDT

There's less than a month before Valve releases the Steam Link. So how does the company go about telling people exactly what this thing is and what it can do? Hire the cast of Team Fortress 2, of course!


Team Fortress 2 Gun Mettle Campaign is over; contracts expire October 12

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 01, 2015 5:17pm PDT

Heads-up: The Team Fortress 2 Gun Mettle Campaign has ended. Anyone with outstanding contracts has just 12 more days to complete them, so keep your eye on the Australium prize!


Team Fortress 2 Halloween will showcase community's best work

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 21, 2015 11:05am PDT

Valve is too busy this year for an official Team Fortress 2 Halloween, so this year's event will showcase the community's best Halloween-themed work.


"Yeah, if I have no plans this would justify why I keep this game installed and updated."

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Revisiting an old friend with Team Fortress 2's Gun Mettle update

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 06, 2015 11:00am PDT

Team Fortress 2 has been around for nearly a full decade, but Valve has taken a bold step to help freshen up its game with the Gun Mettle update. After playing with it for a full weekend, it's a reminder of everything that's great... and not so great... about Valve's multipl...


Team Fortress 2 begins its three-month Gun Mettle Campaign tomorrow

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 01, 2015 7:12pm PDT

Team Fortress 2 players looking for ways to earn some new, more sleek-looking weaponry will have their chance tomorrow when Valve unleashes the Gun Mettle Campaign update.


"You've conducted an empirical study on the median age of Team Fortress 2 players over the last ..."

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Team Fortress 2 introduces Maps Workshop beta

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 03, 2015 3:35pm PDT

Custom creation has been a major part of Team Fortress 2 for several years and now Valve is making it easier to upload and explore custom maps with the new Maps Workshop beta.


Team Fortress 2 gets Taunt Workshop and Mannpower update

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 12, 2015 6:40pm PDT

Team Fortress 2 has taken custom taunts out of beta and is allowing users to build their own customized taunts, so you can laugh in your opponent's general direction.


Team Fortress 2 introduces Mannpower Mode beta for Smissmiss

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 22, 2014 11:20pm PST

Team Fortress 2 players are getting into the holiday spirit, now that it's Smissmiss time!


Team Fortress 2 reaches 'End of the Line' with 14 minute short

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 09, 2014 10:00am PST

Team Fortress 2's newest update is headlined by a 14-minute short created by the TF2 community.


Team Fortress 2 gets Lara Croft items to celebrate Temple of Osiris launch

By Daniel Perez, Dec 04, 2014 7:15am PST

Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris will be here next week, and as a result, Team Fortress 2 will be celebrating its launch by offering six Lara Croft-themed items. And, yes - there will be short shorts.


Team Fortress 2 Halloween update opens the Carnival of Carnage

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 29, 2014 1:15pm PDT

Team Fortress 2's annual Scream Fortress update kicks off later today and it'll take the mercs to a playful carnival... OF DOOM!


"See, I get so excited for this update, I forget to put my name on it."

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