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Valve Reaffirms VR Focus, Teases Top-Secret Games

By Charles Singletary, May 18, 2018 10:20am PDT

Is Valve working on the next major virtual reality IP?


Dota 2 International 2018 Battle Pass Includes Battle Royale-Like Underhollow

By Ozzie Mejia, May 08, 2018 5:30pm PDT

There's no chicken dinner involved, but there is a big hunk of cheese, as Valve reveals the pricing for this year's Battle Pass.


"Slight modification should be made to article: thousands of people congregate annually to ..."

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Steam Introduces Official Support for Nintendo Switch Pro Controller

By Ozzie Mejia, May 02, 2018 3:05pm PDT

Steam users looking for more controller options just got a pretty good one.


"I can't double unf this, so I will UNNNNFFFFFFFFFF"

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Steam Nixes Comments on Reviews By Default

By Brittany Vincent, Apr 26, 2018 6:45am PDT

If you leave a review and want comments, make sure you select the correct option going forward. 


Valve Buys Independent Game Studio Campo Santo, Creator of Breakout Hit Firewatch

By Brittany Vincent, Apr 21, 2018 3:35pm PDT

Firewatch hats have yet to be confirmed. 


"The sold a million units back in early 2017. While it's not blockbuster numbers it's still ..."

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Best Steam Spring VR Sale 2018 Deals

By Asif Khan, Apr 20, 2018 7:35am PDT

The sale ends Monday, and Shacknews has compiled a list of some notable VR deals for your consideration.


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Steam's New Privacy Settings Effectively Render SteamSpy, SteamCharts Useless

By Brittany Vincent, Apr 11, 2018 1:00pm PDT

If you enjoyed using sites like SteamSpy or SteamCharts to find things out about your favorite games, you may be out of luck now. 


The Steam of the Crop: The Best of This Week's Steam Releases March 30

By Chris Jarrard, Mar 29, 2018 12:40pm PDT

The Steam platform sees some 35 million new game releases a week. Which of these is worth a closer look?


"Awesome! Super glad to see you put Flash Point Fire Rescue on there! It's one of my favorite ..."

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Steam No Longer Ugly Thanks To High DPI Support Update

By Chris Jarrard, Mar 22, 2018 11:15am PDT

Steam finally took off its glasses and let its hair down. Now I want to ask it out to the prom.


Valve's Gabe Newell Says They're Back To Making Games

By Blake Morse , Mar 09, 2018 11:00am PST

No. Half Life 3 was not confirmed. Just let it go. 


"I have no doubt it'll be an excellent card game, but there's no place in my game library for ..."

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Gordon Freeman's Long-Awaited Return to PC Confirmed... in Final Fantasy XV

By Asif Khan, Feb 22, 2018 8:00am PST

It's not Half Life 3, but we'll take it.


"Man they need to start having some Adrian Shephard crossovers"

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How To Refund Games On Steam

By Kevin Tucker, Feb 16, 2018 11:30am PST

Feeling buyer's remorse on a new Steam purchase? Here's how to request a refund and reclaim your capital.


eMagin Stock Jumped 30% Following Fake News of Apple Investment in AR OLED Display Company

By Asif Khan, Feb 12, 2018 4:00pm PST

Earlier reports from RoadToVR, Bloomberg and many other sites have been refuted by the company in a press release.


Dota 2 Spring Cleaning Update Addresses Abuse

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 03, 2018 11:20am PST

While there are a few updates for items and Heroes, this Dota 2 update looks to be about improving the game's quality-of-life in many ways.


"it'd be nice if commends were linked to post match drops or something. the better person you ..."

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Cloud9 Wins ELEAGUE Major: Boston, Becomes First NA Team to Win CS:GO Major

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 28, 2018 3:48pm PST

Cloud9 has won a thriller at the ELEAGUE Major in Boston and has made some history in the process.


"There were over a million people on the primary Twitch stream during the Overtime matches. I ..."

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