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Rockstar's Official Explanation for GTA 4 Disappearance From Steam

Agnes Adamus, 13 January 2020, 23:03

We've learned the reason why GTA IV can no longer be bought on Steam. It turns out that the fact that the PC version of the game was created for the now-unsupported Games for Windows Live platform is to blame. Currently Rockstar Games is looking for a solution to this situation.

Steam Wishlist Top 10; Hollow Knight Silksong Goes Up

Bart Swiatek, 13 January 2020, 15:57

We present the next edition of the list of the most popular games on Steam wishlists. This time there was only one change in the top 10, concerning games on the last two places - Hollow Knight: Silksong and Biomutant.

Launch Date of Lunar New Year Sale 2020 on Steam [Updated]

Milosz Szubert, 10 January 2020, 22:03

On January 23 at 10 AM (PT) another sale will launch on Steam. It will relate thematically to the Chinese New Year, which will come on January 25.

Valve Separates Soundtracks on Steam

Jiker, 09 January 2020, 12:01

Valve has made changes on Steam that include game soundtracks. From now on, they can function as a new, separate type of application, enabling us to purchase a soundtrack without having to buy the game.

Steam Hardware Survey - Chinese is Now Top Language, AMD Drops Pace

Jiker, 08 January 2020, 12:23

According to the latest Steam hardware survey, the most popular language on Valve's platform in December was Chinese. After a few months of growth, AMD has lost some momentum - both in CPU and GPU categories.

Steam Wishlists Top 10; Death Stranding Goes Up

Bart Swiatek, 07 January 2020, 22:23

We present this year's first edition of a summary of the most popular games on Steam wishlists. January brought us only three minor changes in the top ten.

Steam Awards 2019 - Best Game of the Year Goes to Sekiro

Adrian Werner, 02 January 2020, 10:53

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice won in the game of the year category at 2019 Steam Awards. Other awarded titles included DayZ, Grand Theft Auto V, Gris, My Friend Pedro, and A Plague Tale: Innocence.

Top 10 Steam Wishlists; Dying Light 2 Reaches Top 3

Bart Swiatek, 30 December 2019, 12:43

We present the next edition of the list of the most popular games on Steam wishlists. This time in addition to Cyberpunk 2077, another Polish game, Dying Light 2, has taken a top spot. All in all it's a great success for Techland.

Most Popular Games on Steam in 2019

Konrad Serafinski, 28 December 2019, 17:42

Valve presented a list of the most popular games among Steam users in 2019. Among other things, we have learned about the most profitable productions, as well as the ones that have achieved the best debut.

Fallout 76 Coming to Steam Next Year

Frozen, 20 December 2019, 14:10

Bethesda Softworks assures that, as previously announced, the PC version of Fallout 76 will appear on Steam. However, this will happen a little later than originally assumed.

Steam Awards 2019: All Nominations Revealed

Konrad Serafinski, 19 December 2019, 11:48

Steam has published the complete list of games nominated in this year's edition of Steam Awards. The vote will begin today and the winners in all eight categories will be announced on December 31.

Steam Wishlists Top 10

Bart Swiatek, 16 December 2019, 22:13

We present the next edition of the most popular games on Steam's wishlists. Dying Light 2 lost its record position from last week to the controversial Death Stranding.

How to Get Gothic 1 Remake Demo on Steam?

Matthias Pawlikowski, 13 December 2019, 19:22

The beans were finally spilled and THQ Nordic informed that they have been developing the remake of the 1st part of the legendary Gothic series. And you can access the Gothic 1 Remake demo on Steam!

The Steam Game Festival Features System Shock Remake Demo

Adrian Werner, 13 December 2019, 02:59

The Steam Game Festival has launched. As part of the project, demo versions of a number of long-awaited games, such as System Shock Remake, Carrion, SkateBIRD, were made available until tomorrow evening. Carrion or Spiritfarer.

Steam Will Offer Numerous Temporary Demos For The Game Awards

qjin, 12 December 2019, 00:18

Geoff Keighley, the organizer of The Game Awards, has announced that a special event will take place on this occasion on Steam. It will be The Game Festival, where the players will be able to test on PC time-limited demos of such games as System Shock, Eastward or Carrion.

First Epic Games Store Exclusives Reach Steam

Adrian Werner, 10 December 2019, 10:40

First exclusivity deals on Epic Games Store are coming to an end. Yesterday the RPG Ashen debuted on Steam and today Hello Neighbor: Hide and Seek and Hades: Battle out of Hell will be released.

Steam Wishlist Top 10 - Dying Light 2 Highest Ever

Bart Swiatek, 09 December 2019, 14:14

We present the next edition of the list of the most popular games on Steam's wish lists.

Valve Doesn't Want Any Games About Hong Kong Protests on Steam?

Julia Dragovic, 08 December 2019, 22:43

Valve is delaying the release of games related to protests in Hong Kong. All of the titles are on the pro-democratic side of the conflict. And if you don't what something is about... it's about China, in other words, money. Blitzchung, Hearthstone player recently suspended by Blizzard, also appears in the affair.

Red Dead Redemption 2 Launches on Steam

Adrian Werner, 05 December 2019, 14:02

We've finally seen the day when Red Dead Redemption 2 was released on Steam. Rockstar Games' hit will debut there today.

Steam Hardware Survey - More and More Players Own AMD CPU

Bart Swiatek, 03 December 2019, 20:32

Valve has published another edition of Steam's hardware and software survey. In November, AMD increased its market share for both CPUs and graphics cards.

Steam Wishlists Top 10; Half-Life Alyx Contends for Top 10

Bart Swiatek, 02 December 2019, 13:31

We present the latest edition of the most popular games on Steam's wishlists. There's been no change in the top 10 this time. Interestingly, the upcoming launch of Red Dead Redemption 2 on Steam was not enough to put Rockstar's title in the top ten. What surprises us is the solid result of Half-Life: Alyx.

RDR2 Will Hit Steam in a Few Days - Launch Date Revealed

Michael Kulakowski, 27 November 2019, 21:37

Developers of Red Dead Redemption 2 confirmed the game's release date on Steam. The title will debut in early December, a few weeks after its launch on Epic Games Store and Rockstar Games' new digital distribution platform.

CS:GO Renaissance is Here; Hard Times for Dota 2

Paul Wozniak, 27 November 2019, 16:32

The average number of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive players has grown to over 400,000 in recent months. This is the highest score this year and one of the best in the history of the game. Whereas Dota 2 is doing worse and worse - for the first time since January 2014 the average number of players was below 400 thousand.

Disco Elysium and Postal 4 Among Biggest Steam Launches of October

Adrian Werner, 27 November 2019, 11:11

We've got a list of the top 20 Steam launches of October. Among them were such titles as Destiny 2, Disco Elysium or Postal 4: No Regerts.

Final Breath of Steam Controller; Last Pieces are Now 90% Off

Bart Swiatek, 27 November 2019, 10:40

Valve ceases the production of Steam Controller. The few remaining pieces can be bought with a 90% discount during the ongoing sale.

Nominations for Steam Awards 2019 Begin

Michael Kulakowski, 26 November 2019, 23:59

At the start of the Autumn Sale, Steam has announced the start of the collection of nominations for the Steam Awards 2019, which will be awarded in eight different categories. This year, the website will provide developers with new tools that will enable them to encourage players to vote for their works.

Half-Life Alyx May Bring VR to the People; Trailer has Over 10 Million Views

Konrad Serafinski, 26 November 2019, 13:13

First trailer of Half-Life: Alyx was viewed more than 10 million times in total. Does Valve's production have the chance to become the first VR title to compete against „typical” high-budget games?

Around 1,000 Games Have Disappeared From Steam

Milosz Szubert, 26 November 2019, 12:00

A lot of games and exansions disappeared from Steam last night. According to Valve, it was dictated by the fact that some publishers, including Russia-based Dagestan Technology, abused Steamworks tools.

Steam Wishlist Top 10; Death Stranding Higher Than Dying Light 2

Bart Swiatek, 25 November 2019, 16:58

We present a new edition of the most popular games on Steam's wish lists. This time we noted one change, Dying Light 2 was overtaken by Death Stranding from Hideo Kojima.

Quake Engine-based Shooter Wrath Launches to a Good Debut on Steam

Bart Swiatek, 25 November 2019, 11:24

Wrath: Aeon of Ruin, an FPS from the independent studio KillPixel Games, launched in Steam's early access program and is getting great reviews. The title was designed in an old-school style and uses the first version of Id Tech engine, the one used to power the original Quake.

Steam Remote Play Together Launches; You Can Play on Android and iOS

Konrad Serafinski, 21 November 2019, 13:39

Remote Play Together debuted on Steam. This function enables us to play streamed video games together. And best of all, only the host must have the game - others can join in even on Android and iOS devices.

Football Manager 2020 Demo Available on Steam

Milosz Szubert, 20 November 2019, 12:04

Football Manager 2020 received a demo version on Steam. It enables us to lead a football team from one of the biggest leagues in the world for half a season.

EA's Triumphant Return to Steam; Jedi Fallen Order Breaks Records

Milosz Szubert, 18 November 2019, 14:30

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order was a great success on Steam. The title remains on the first place of the bestseller list on Valve\s platform, despite the fact that it also requires Origin client to be launched.

Steam's Game Recommendation System is Improving

Paul Wozniak, 13 November 2019, 13:36

According to one of the creators from No More Robots studio, 40% of visits to the Steam card of their latest production comes from the game recommendations, which was updated in September. The developer claims that such an increase in popularity is due to the proper operation of this feature.

Death Stranding Will Launch Simultaneously on Steam and EGS

Konrad Serafinski, 09 November 2019, 22:21

Death Stranding will be released simultaneously on Steam and Epic Games Store. Such information can be read in the official announcement of the publisher. The game will be coming to PC next summer.

Valve Invests in Streaming? Rumors About Steam Cloud Gaming

Jacob Blazewicz, 06 November 2019, 18:07

It seems that Valve is yet another company interested in streaming video games. This is what a code fragment found on Steamworks website suggests, where the term Steam Cloud Gaming was mentioned.

4K Users Remain Few and Far Between - Steam's October Survey

Milosz Szubert, 06 November 2019, 15:17

Valve has published the results of its October Steam survey. According to the company, the number of users of Windows 10, Nvidia GPU and Intel CPU is constantly growing. Interestingly, people using 4K resolution are still rare.

Steam With New Library and Remote Play Together Feature

Bart Swiatek, 31 October 2019, 16:33

Steam client has received an update that introduces, among other things, improvements to games library, featuring several useful options and new features. Valve has also made Remote Play Together available to all players.

Apex Legends on Steam Will Not Require Origin

Christian Pieniazek, 30 October 2019, 14:03

Yesterday we learned that EA games that will hit Steam will need Origin to run in the background. As it turns out, this requirement will apply only to selected titles, and the list will not include, for example, Apex Legends.

EA Games Return to Steam. EA Access Subscription Available as Well

Bart Swiatek, 29 October 2019, 20:05

Electronic Arts has entered into an agreement with Valve. Under the agreement, new EA games will also be released on Steam, starting with Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order. Along with them, the platform will also receive several already released titles and an EA Access subscription.

EA Games Returning to Steam is Almost Certain

Adrian Werner, 27 October 2019, 20:13

Electronic Arts' Twitter entry suggested that the publisher's games will soon be available on Steam. This confirms the reports from a few days ago.

EA Games May Return to Steam

Christian Pieniazek, 22 October 2019, 21:40

There are new signs that after a few years of separation, games from Electronic Arts may return to Steam. On the other hand, there is a chance that preparations are underway to reveal something larger... or we're looking at nothing more than insignificant errors.

Steam: Remote Play Together Enters Beta; It's like PS4's Share Play

Konrad Serafinski, 22 October 2019, 09:59

Remote Play Together, a feature that enables us to play online games that only have a local multiplayer mode, is available for testing on Steam.

Halloween, Autumn and Winter - Steam Sales Dates Leaked

Paul Wozniak, 20 October 2019, 21:21

SteamDB informed about the dates of this year's Steam sales. There are three more promotional periods ahead of us, and the first one - Halloween Sale - is scheduled to start on October 28.

Steam Gets a New Feature - Remote Play Together

Bart Swiatek, 10 October 2019, 12:03

Steam will soon receive the Remote Play Together feature, which will enable us to play online in games that have only local multiplayer mode. Tests of the new system will start in October.

Epic is Not Just Against Steam - 30% is the Industry Standard

Bart Swiatek, 08 October 2019, 15:43

IGN conducted an analysis which shows that Steam's 30% revenue share does not differ from the industry standards. Only a few other distributors apply different rules - including, of course, Epic Games Store, which often accuses Valve of engaging in shameful practices.

Half-Life 2 Characters Can Finally Blink Again

Adrian Werner, 29 September 2019, 16:01

Valve has finally fixed a bug introduced five years ago that made it impossible for characters in games like Half-Life, Half-Life 2: Episode Two, or Half-Life: Source to blink their eyes.

Valve vs. French Court - an Appeal is Underway

Barth Faryna, 23 September 2019, 16:00

Valve does not agree with the decision of the Paris Supreme Court that Steam users residing in the European Union are fully entitled to resell the titles purchased through the platform. There's gonna be an appeal.

French Judge: Resale of Steam Games is Legal Under EU Law

Paul Wozniak, 19 September 2019, 20:57

According to the judgment of the French court, which invokes European Union directives, resale of games from Steam is perfectly legal. Valve has a month to change the rules and inform users about it.

Golden Glow for Rare Achievements in New Steam Library

Milosz Szubert, 19 September 2019, 10:59

The new design of Steam library offers an interesting feature. All the in-game achievements that were unlocked by less than 10% of their owners, were spectacularly highlighted.