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It's Official: AC Valhalla and Other Ubisoft Games Return to Steam

Agnes Adamus, 21 November 2022, 23:20

Ubisoft returns to Steam. In early December, sales of Assassin's Creed: Valhalla will begin on Valve's platform. In time, the same awaits Anno 1800 and other games from the French developer.

Origin Replaced by EA App

Damian Mista, 07 October 2022, 22:36

EA is saying goodbye to Origin, which has been replaced by the EA app. The new client offers a refreshed look, improved optimization and compatibility with other platforms.

Steam's Improved Search Engine Brings Valve Praise

Adrian Werner, 06 October 2022, 13:13

Valve has implemented further improvements to the game search engine on Steam. Now it is not intimidated by any kinds of typos.

Steam's Offline Mode - User Debunks Myths About Time Limits and Transfers

Hubert Sledziewski, 03 October 2022, 15:53

One Steam user decided to dispel some myths about the offline mode in Valve's application. He considered the most common one to be the need to connect to the network every few days.

Sony PlayStation Faces Class Action Lawsuit Amounting to 5 Billion Pounds

Michal Ciezadlik, 22 August 2022, 13:59

Sony's got trouble in the UK. A 5 billion pound class action lawsuit has been filed against the company for „ripping people off” when they make purchases through the PlayStation Store.

Steam Made it Easier to Add Free Games

Jacob Blazewicz, 15 August 2022, 14:42

One small change on Steam has greatly pleased the players, who can finally add free games and DLCs to their collections quickly and efficiently.

Cat and Spider-Man Still not Giving Rivals a Chance on Steam

Adrian Werner, 08 August 2022, 13:04

The past week did not bring much change to the Steam bestseller list. Stray and Marvel's Spider-Man continue to dominate. Thanks to big discounts, several older projects also returned to the top 10.

New Releases on Steam; PlayStation's Biggest Exclusive

Adrian Werner, 08 August 2022, 12:32

This week on Steam will offer us a ton of excitement. We will play the PC version of Marvel's Spider-Man, the prologue of a promising Polish platformer, as well as two highly anticipated strategy games: Farthest Frontier and Two Point Campus.

Reviews, Awards and Deals Will Disappear From Promo Graphics on Steam

Adrian Werner, 29 July 2022, 13:18

Starting in September, Steam will undergo significant changes that will ensure that graphic thumbnails will no longer be cluttered with unnecessary additional information.

35 Years of Metal Gear; Konami Wants to Put Games Back on Sale

Adrian Werner, 13 July 2022, 14:02

Celebrating the Metal Gear brand's birthday, Konami has announced that the discontinued installments of the series will soon return to sale.

Second Steam Next Fest 2022 Schedule Revealed

Jacob Blazewicz, 07 July 2022, 13:26

Steam Next Fest will return later this year, and with it will come more demos and information on upcoming games.

STALKER 2 Appeared on GOG, Only Without Russian Dubbing

Michael Zegar, 05 July 2022, 17:56

A game card for S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2: Heart of Chornobyl has appeared in GOG. What's more, all indications are that Russian dubbing has been cut from the game.

May Was a Good Month for New Games on Steam

Adrian Werner, 22 June 2022, 11:36

May abounded in successful launches on Steam. In addition to the hit game V Rising, My Time at Sandrock, We Were Here Forever, Warhammer 40,000: Chaos Gate - Daemonhunters, Songs of Conquest and Little Witch in the Woods did very well.

Bethesda Launcher Migration to Steam Starts Next Week

Krzysztof Kaluzinski, 24 April 2022, 22:18

Starting next week, users of the launcher offered by Bethesda will be able to transfer the games they own to Steam. The platform of Skyrim's creators, which has existed for six years, will be shut down in May.

Minister Mykhailo Fedorov Calls on Valve to Resume Payments to Ukrainian Devs

Adam Adamczyk, 20 April 2022, 12:03

Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine Mykhailo Fedorov wrote a letter to Gabe Newell. In it, he calls for the resumption of payments to Ukrainian artists.

Bethesda Launcher Migration to Steam Delayed

Przemyslaw Dygas, 12 April 2022, 14:11

The operation of transferring games from Bethesda Launcher to Steam will be delayed until May.

Gamers Lose Access to Digital Versions of PS Vita and PS3 Games

Adrian Werner, 10 April 2022, 14:07

Something bad is happening in Sony's digital store. Many PS Vita and PS3 console users have lost access to old games they have purchased.

GOG Returns to the Roots and Publishing Old Games

Jacob Blazewicz, 07 April 2022, 12:01

GOG.com will again focus on expanding its offer of „good old games” and making it easier to find classic titles.

20 Years Ago Steam Was Officially Revealed - 'Special Software' Changed PCs

Milosz Szubert, 24 March 2022, 21:01

Tuesday marked exactly 20 years since the first announcement of Valve's Steam. It's a good time to reminisce about how this digital distribution platform was talked about back then.

EA Removes Game Keys From Official Stores

Jacob Blazewicz, 11 March 2022, 19:10

Electronic Arts game keys have started disappearing from digital stores like Humble and GMG for no apparent reason.

More Than 31 Million People Bought Their First Steam Game in 2021

Adrian Werner, 09 March 2022, 11:07

Valve has summarized the past year on Steam. The service recorded big increases - both in terms of revenue and user activity.

Console Ports Ruled on Steam in January, Including God of War

Adrian Werner, 01 March 2022, 13:30

We got to know the biggest releases of January on Steam. Among them were ports of console hits in the form of God of War and Monster Hunter: Rise.

Over 50% of Bitcoin Transactions on Steam Were Suspicious

Adrian Werner, 27 February 2022, 14:44

Gabe Newell explained why Valve abandoned bitcoin payments. It turns out that more than half of such transactions on Steam were linked to some kind of fraud.

Bethesda Launcher Will be No More, Company Migrates Entirely to Steam

Jacob Blazewicz, 22 February 2022, 18:53

Bethesda Softworks is giving up on its own gaming platform. The Bethesda Launcher, which has been in existence since 2016, will end its life in a few months, and the company will let gamers move over to Steam.

Steam Sales Schedule Revealed

Adrian Werner, 02 February 2022, 13:46

Valve has revealed the dates for the next nine sales on Steam. The company also announced a plan that includes changing the rules for discounts, which will enable developers and publishers to discount their games more often.

Epic Games Store is Doing Better, Though It Still Relies on Giveaways

Miriam Moszczynska, 28 January 2022, 12:21

Epic Games has wrapped up 2021. Progress is undeniable, and Tim Sweeney's team does not intend to drop the pace. This is to be helped by further innovations on the platform.

Ready or Not Takes the Cake - December's Biggest Steam Launches

Adrian Werner, 27 January 2022, 15:29

In December, many Steam users chose the tactical shooters Ready or Not and Thunder Tier One. Icarus and Five Nights at Freddy's: Security Breach also recorded excellent debuts.

God of War Still Undefeated on Steam, But Chinese Competition Rises

Adrian Werner, 24 January 2022, 11:46

The past week on Steam once again belonged to God of War, Monster Hunter: Rise and Ready or Not. The surprize was, however, the excellent debut of Warm Snow.

Steam's Record-breaking Streak Continues

Hubert Sledziewski, 24 January 2022, 11:36

Four weeks into January and four records - Steam does not slow down when it comes to the number of concurrent users. Last weekend the platform broke the 29 million threshold.

Steam Sets New Activity Record With Over 28 Million Concurrent Users

Adrian Werner, 10 January 2022, 21:43

It has only been a week since Steam set a new activity record, and it has already been broken. Yesterday more than 28 million users were logged into the service at the same time.

Steam Sets New Activity Record to Start the Year

Adrian Werner, 03 January 2022, 13:10

The new year has started successfully for Steam. The service has just set a new activity record with over 27 million users logged in simultaneously.

How Much For All Games From Steam Winter Sale 2021?

Przemyslaw Dygas, 27 December 2021, 16:16

There is a website on the web, where you can check the cost of buying all the games from Steam. The amount may surprise you.

Microsoft Took Steam by Storm; Halo and Forza Among November's Biggest Releases

Adrian Werner, 22 December 2021, 14:20

November turned out to be a hot month on Steam in terms of releases. The biggest revenue was generated by such productions as Halo Infinite, Forza Horizon 5, Battlefield 2042, Russian Fishing 4 or Gunfire Revolt.

Ubisoft Removes Player Account in Accordance With GDRP

Paul Musiolik, 19 December 2021, 21:28

After a year of inactivity on the player's account, Ubisoft removed it, depriving the user of access to games worth hundreds of dollars. All this was done in compliance with the regulations and laws of the European Union.

Apple Gains Time in Epic Games Trial

Jacob Blazewicz, 09 December 2021, 00:13

Apple doesn't have to rush to implement support for third-party links and payments. Court of appeal has suspended the execution of September's injunction, which was planned for tomorrow.

The Riftbreaker Among October's Biggest Steam Launches

Adrian Werner, 01 December 2021, 13:34

The Riftbreaker was among the biggest releases of October on Steam. Other hits included Age of Empires 4, Back 4 Blood, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba - The Hinokami Chronicles and Inscryption.

GOG.com in the Red - CD Projekt Announces Return to the Roots

Hubert Sledziewski, 30 November 2021, 16:36

GOG.com brings considerable losses. Its managers believe that they will be able to turn the trend around if they return to their original business of providing a range of carefully selected DRM-free games.

Ubisoft Could Return to Releasing Games on Steam

Adrian Werner, 30 November 2021, 10:59

There have been suggestions that Ubisoft intends to return to releasing new games on Steam after a hiatus of several years.

Steam With New Record - Valve has Reasons to Celebrate

Damian Gacek, 28 November 2021, 22:35

According to SteamDB, Valve's store has broken its previous activity record. The figure is impressive.

Microsoft Chases After Competitors; New Features for Xbox App on PC Inbound

Milosz Szubert, 12 November 2021, 17:52

Installing games purchased from Microsoft Store or present in Xbox Game Pass on PC will soon be much more pleasant. Soon, the Xbox app for PC should add the option to easily put game files in any folder with unlimited access to them.

Apple Resists Ruling in Epic Case; New Verdict

Jacob Blazewicz, 10 November 2021, 22:51

Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers has rejected Apple's request that it hold off on introducing links and third-party payments in the App Store following the Epic Games ruling.

Age of Empires 4 is the Best RTS Debut in Steam's History

Adrian Werner, 01 November 2021, 11:27

Age of Empires 4 recorded a great launch on Steam. The game was last week's biggest bestseller and scored the best debut in the history of the RTS genre on the service.

Logging Into Steam With a QR Code? Such Feature Could Debut Soon

Michael Zegar, 26 October 2021, 21:39

Steam may get a QR code login option. The feature will reportedly debut with the release of Steam Deck.

Steam's Biggest September Launches - New World nad Tales of Arise

Adrian Werner, 26 October 2021, 12:22

Last month many hits debuted on Steam, including New World and Tales of Arise, but also a surprize in the form of Cookie Clicker.

Zombies and Leshen are the Highlights of Steam's Bestseller List

Adrian Werner, 25 October 2021, 10:25

Last week, Back 4 Blood and New World continued to be the best-selling games on Steam. On the other hand, Inscryption recorded a surprisingly good launch.

Google Sues Epic; Fortnite on Android Still Bypasses Google Play's Commision

Michael Zegar, 13 October 2021, 21:58

Google is suing Epic Games. As it turns out, despite Fortnite being removed from Google Play, the game continues to make money on Android - while avoiding paying a commission for the Mountain View giant.

New Trojan Steals Data From Steam and Epic Games Store Accounts

Nicek, 28 September 2021, 15:20

Researchers from Kaspersky have described a serious threat to gamers. A trojan called BloodyStealer can be used to steal accounts from the most popular platforms, such as Steam and Epic Games Store.

Humankind and Psychonauts 2 Among Steam's Biggest August Release

Hubert Sledziewski, 25 September 2021, 21:04

A list of the biggest game releases of August was announced on Steam. It includes such items as Humankind, Psychonauts 2, Naraka: Bladepoint, 12 Minutes, King's Bounty 2 or Road 96.

Steam Could Soon Enable Us to Play Games During Installation

Michael Zegar, 21 September 2021, 22:07

Valve's new patent may enable users to play a title while it's being installed. There has also been speculation that it could allow for increased hardware performance during gameplay.

Deathloop Rises to the Top on Steam Despite Technical Issues on PC

Adrian Werner, 20 September 2021, 12:47

Last week on Steam belonged to the debuting Deathloop. Beaver city builder game Timberborn also recorded a very good launch.