Steam News


Valve facing criminal charges over Counter-Strike gambling

By David Craddock, Oct 18, 2016 2:43pm PDT

The Washington State Gambling Commission wants the Steam creator to clarify that the platform adheres to state gambling laws.


"WA's laws on online gambling are horrible. They banned people from doing it well before the feds ..."

- sanchez see all 4 comments

New Samsung TVs will feature Steam Link integration

By Daniel Perez, Oct 13, 2016 7:15am PDT

Valve has teamed up with Samsung to integrate its Steam Link into new TVs, making it easier than ever to stream PC games to your TV.


"Could be cool but all the smart tv implemenations so far have been slow and buggy. My damn Roku ..."

- r_picmip 5 see all 8 comments

Report: Valve planning a refresh of Steam interface

By David Craddock, Sep 26, 2016 4:17pm PDT

The developer will touch up Steam's Home page and add a 'Popular Among Friends' section. 


"Yes please let us click a button and filter out all those weeb anime games plz."

- ManiacalMoose see all 71 comments

Steins;Gate educates us on the dangers of time travel on Steam in September

By Daniel Perez, Aug 19, 2016 5:55am PDT

Steins;Gate is such a unique and memorable visual novel, and in a few weeks, it'll be available for all to play on Steam.


Quantum Break: Timeless Collector's Edition revealed for retail

By John Keefer, Aug 10, 2016 9:35am PDT

A version of the game is also coming to Steam.


"It was alright. if you enjoyed Alan Wake and time travel stories you should give this a try. "

- Mad Brahmin Disease see all 17 comments

Valve restricts Steam trading in a bid to cut down on cheating

By David Craddock, Aug 05, 2016 3:08pm PDT

Any games that use Valve Anti-Cheat Technology (VAC) can no longer be added to your inventory.


"Not only cheating, the black market for buying/selling games using stolen CC numbers is staggering. "

- gydot see all 5 comments

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 free this weekend on Steam

By John Keefer, Aug 04, 2016 11:36am PDT

If you haven't tried the game before, now's your chance.


Valve announces free SteamVR Tracking for 3rd Party hardware makers starting today

By Daniel Perez, Aug 04, 2016 11:02am PDT

By making SteamVR Tracking free, Valve hopes future VR hardware won't suck as much.


Monster Monpiece brings its lovely monster girls to PC this Fall

By Daniel Perez, Aug 03, 2016 7:03am PDT

Monster Monpiece 


"I thought this would be some type of monocle porn involving monster cables, very disappointed"

- quazar see all 2 comments

Steam discounting VR titles for HTC Vive and Oculus Rift this weekend

By David Craddock, Jul 28, 2016 3:40pm PDT

Cherry-pick titles that pique your interest, or grab 20 games for $252.


I Am Setsuna Review: The Pain of Remembering

By Brittany Vincent, Jul 22, 2016 10:00am PDT

This traditional RPG may seem like a blast from the past, but is it just a wolf in sheep's clothing? Our review. 


"BD is pretty good, yeah. The combat, job system, and music are all fantastic. I actually prefer ..."

- Vincent Grayson see all 10 comments

Conception 2: Children of the Seven Stars coming to PC in August

By Daniel Perez, Jul 22, 2016 7:18am PDT

Conception 2 was originally released on 3DS and Vita, but it's now coming to PC next month.


"With the third I think you basically have Japanese developers trying to expand out of their ..."

- Wombat Woo see all 8 comments

Monsters and Monocles stylishly launches on Steam Early Access in August

By Daniel Perez, Jul 21, 2016 9:30am PDT

Twin-stick shooter? Check. Procedurally-generated environments? Check. Dogs with smoking jackets? Check. It's official. This game has it all!


"Has it really been all the way since Smash TV that I've last played a co-op twin shooter?"

- daggot see all 2 comments

Star Wars: Trials on Tatooine VR Complete Gameplay

By Shack Staff, Jul 20, 2016 3:00pm PDT

Eric Shugg wields a lightsaber for the first time in VR!


"Looks interesting - but probably mostly because it's Star Wars. Are there any VR games that ..."

- humbleone see all 7 comments

Valve following through on taking legal action against CSGO gambling sites

By David Craddock, Jul 20, 2016 12:45pm PDT

Cease-and-desist letters have been issued to CSGO Lotto and other well-known businesses exploiting loopholes in Steam's marketplace.


"Outside of people buying the cases/keys, Valve wasn't making money off of the gambling. ..."

- DozIR_ see all 7 comments