Skyrim, RDR2 and Sekiro - Classic Hits Dominate Steam Summer Sale
Paul Wozniak, 29 June 2020, 21:13
Once again, Steam's greatest bestseller was Sea of Thieves. Last week's edition of top ten also featured a few good titles from recent years, which are now on offered on Steam Summer Sale.
Steam Summer Sale 2020 Begins
Christian Pieniazek, 25 June 2020, 19:34
Steam users can prepare their wallets. This year's edition of Steam Summer Sale has started. For the next two weeks, hundreds of titles can be purchased at a special prices.
Titanfall 2 Revives After Steam Launch
Adrian Werner, 22 June 2020, 13:05
The latest list of the biggest Steam bestsellers is dominated by older productions, which only recently came to the website. It is worth noting especially Titanfall 2 - multiplayer servers of Respawn Entertainment's title revived after thee games debut on Valve's platform.
Sims 4 Available on Steam
Adrian Werner, 19 June 2020, 13:01
A number of Electronic Arts' games, including The Sims 4 and its expansions, Titanfall 2, Need for Speed: Most Wanted, Need for Speed: Payback and Dead Space 3 have just been released on Steam. Discounts on all these titles were organized on this occasion.
Valve Remains Silent on Black Lives Matter; Devs Withdraw Games From Steam
Smoczy, 17 June 2020, 18:52
Statements from developers began to appear on the web, as some of them decided to remove their games from Steam. Will Valve suffer from its silence?
Steam Game Festival Launches With Several Hundred Demo Versions
Adrian Werner, 17 June 2020, 13:10
The Steam Game Festival has started, featuring several hundred demo versions of various video game, enabling us to try out such titles as Iron Harvest, Everspace 2, Haven, Destroy All Humans!, Rustler, Ghostrunner, The Survivalist or Stronghold: Warlords.
Sea of Thieves Dominates on Steam; Persona 4 Coming on Strong
Adrian Werner, 15 June 2020, 13:11
For the second week in a row, Sea of Thieves was ranked first on the Steam bestseller list. The launch of the PC version of Persona 4 Golden also turned out to be a great success.
Battlefield and Star Wars Battlefront Hit Steam
Agnes Adamus, 11 June 2020, 20:49
Further EA title are available on Steam from today. This time the pool has been expanded with games from three series - Battlefield, Mass Effect and Star Wars: Battlefront.
NFS Heat and Other EA Games Available on Steam; EA Access Coming Soon
Paul Wozniak, 04 June 2020, 19:09
Further EA games are available from today on Steam. The players can purchase Need for Speed: Heat or Crysis 3 on Valve. The EA Access subscription for Steam users is expected to be available soon.
Half-Life Alyx Boosted Popularity of VR on Steam for Good
Adrian Werner, 03 June 2020, 14:45
Turns out the rise in popularity of VR caused by Half-Life: Alyx wasn't short-lived. May was a record month in terms of the share of VR owners among Steam users.
Steam Cloud Play - Valve's Streaming Service Becomes a Fact
Christian Pieniazek, 28 May 2020, 20:08
Valve has provided the developers with the beta version of its streaming service. The goal of Steam Cloud Play, as it is called, is to integrate Steam with GeForce Now and, in the future, to connect it with other platforms of this type.
Valve is Testing a Censored Chinese Version of Steam
Bart Swiatek, 25 May 2020, 15:18
Valve Software is working on a Chinese version of Steam - the program was announced in 2018 and recently received an alpha version. The application differs in several respects from the variant known from other regions of the world.
April's Biggest Steam Launches
Paul Wozniak, 23 May 2020, 18:34
Yesterday, Valve released the list of biggest launches of last month on Steam.
Leak: Apex Legends Soon on Steam
Smoczy, 22 May 2020, 17:13
Information found in the game files suggests imminent launch of Apex Legends on Steam. The creators of the game have also included a nod to Portal players.
Mafia 1 Remake Temporarily Exclusive on Steam
qjin, 21 May 2020, 13:55
We learned that the PC version of Mafia: Definitive Edition, a remake of the first part of the popular gangster series, will be a Steam's temporary exclusive title.
Digital Dragons Event - Play a Few Dozen Indie Demos
Adrian Werner, 14 May 2020, 10:18
The Digital Dragons India Celebration event has started on Steam. It enables us to play demo versions of almost 30 independent games. Additionally, streams with intriguing productions are constantly being held.
Rumors About Steam's Loyalty Program
Jacob Blazewicz, 11 May 2020, 22:58
Pavel Djundik from Steam Database reported of plans to introduce a loyalty program on Steam. This would translate into the possibility to exchange points to obtain virtual items, but also discounts in Valve's store.
Steam Summer Sale 2020 Start Date Leaked
Agnes Adamus, 11 May 2020, 19:50
A leak appeared on the web, related to the start date of Steam Summer Sale 2020. According to Pavel Djundik from Steam Database we can expect promotions on Valve's platform at the turn of June and July.
Steam Wishlists Top 10 - Zero Dawn Horizon Enters the List
Bart Swiatek, 08 May 2020, 14:56
We present a new edition of the list of the most popular games on Steam wishlists. This week, the top 10 features a new title, a famous production from Guerrilla Games, Horizon Zero Dawn.
Mafia 3 For Free on Steam
Conrad Hazi, 01 May 2020, 12:52
As part of the promotion organized by the publisher, 2K Games, Mafia III is available on Steam for free until May 7. So we have almost a week to play, and if we like it, we can buy it at a price reduced by 75%.
Valve's Patent Suggests Steam Controller 2 is Being Developed
Sodar, 14 April 2020, 15:56
A patent for a new controller from Valve has recently been published. It shows that the device will have replaceable buttons. Is this the new Steam Controller?
Steam Wishlists Top 10 - Dying Light 2 Takes Number 2 Spot
Bart Swiatek, 06 April 2020, 14:53
We present the next edition of the list of the most popular games on Steam wishlists. The second half of March and the beginning of April brought a lot of changes on the main list, mainly related to the launch of Doom Eternal, Mount & Blade 2: Bannerlord and Resident Evil 3.
Sea of Thieves Will be Coming to Steam
Christian Pieniazek, 02 April 2020, 18:39
Although Sea of Thieves released more than two years ago, so far it has been vain to look for this title on Steam. However, the situation will change in the near future, as the game card appeared on the store.
Changes on Steam to Reduce Network Load
Paul Wozniak, 31 March 2020, 12:33
Valve has made a change to Steam to reduce the network load of theplatform. The company also reminds of the settings that enable users to further reduce data consumption.
Here's How to Easily Find Free Games on Steam
Bebop, 27 March 2020, 17:01
Thanks to SteamDB, you can check out the current and upcoming promotions for free games provided by Gabe Newell's platform in seconds. Two links are enough to do this.
Half-Life: Alyx Becomes the Most Popular VR Game in Steam's History
Adrian Werner, 25 March 2020, 12:07
Half-Life: Alyx set a new activity record for VR games on Steam, achieving a score almost five times higher than the previous leader in this category.
Gabe Newell on the Origins of Steam and Steam Market
Milosz Szubert, 23 March 2020, 19:06
In an interview with Edge magazine, Gabe Newell, the CEO of Valve Corporation, revealed how the idea of creating Steam came to be. He also said a bit about the inspirations for Steam Workshop and the birth of Team Fortress 2's item market.
In February, Steam Was Ruled by Debutants and Metro Exodus
Konrad Serafinski, 22 March 2020, 15:54
Valve presented a list of the most popular February releases on Steam. The list included a lot of games that left early access, as well as a lot of games debuting on the platform. No to mention the launch of Metro Exodus.
Mortal Kombat Komplete Edition Removed From Steam
Conrad Hazi, 22 March 2020, 15:24
In mysterious circumstances, the sale of Mortal Kombat Komplete Edition was blocked on Steam. The publisher hasn't issued any statement on this issue so far, but it is suspected that it may be related to the expiration of rights to one of the characters that appeared as a DLC.
Steam Breaks Record For Number of Active Users. Again
Conrad Hazi, 22 March 2020, 14:43
We spend more time at home and apparently play more. This is shown by Steam stats, which continue to show an upward trend so that more records of the number of logged-in users are beaten. More than 22 million users were simultaneously using the application yesterday.
Gabe Newell Comments on Competition From Epic Game Store
Jacob Blazewicz, 21 March 2020, 17:50
Gabe „Gaben” Newell commented on Steam's competition with Epic Games Store. He said that competition in the digital stores is necessary and beneficial for all, but criticized Apple's style approach and its „faceless bureaucrats” managing App Store.
GTA 4 Without Games for Windows - Free Update for Steam Users
Paul Wozniak, 19 March 2020, 21:58
As of today, owners of GTA IV or even just the Episodes from Liberty City add-on on Steam will receive a free upgrade to the Complete Edition. The agme will be back on sale on March 24.
Full Version of Steam's Interactive Recommender Goes Live
Adrian Werner, 19 March 2020, 19:38
The full version of Interactive Recommender, i.e. an interactive advisor who analyses our preferences and recommends games that fit them, has launched on Steam. Over the last several months the project has been tested within Steam Labs.
Steam Game Festival Returns Today With 40+ New Games to be Shown
Konrad Serafinski, 18 March 2020, 11:16
Geoff Keighley, the creator of The Game Awards, announced on Twitter that Steam Game Festival: Spring Edition will start today at 10 AM PDT. The event will last 5 days, during which we will see over 40 new games.
Goat of Duty Available for Free
Christian Pieniazek, 17 March 2020, 20:56
For the next two weeks, Goat of Duty will be available for free. The game is a unique shooter, in which we're fighting a bloody battles in the vein of Quake III, only playing as... mutant goats.
Borderlands 3 With Good Launch on Steam
Paul Wozniak, 16 March 2020, 13:42
Looking at Steam's list of global bestsellers, we can see that Borderlands 3, which has been available only on Epic Games Store for the last six months, is selling very well on Valve's platform. Other March releases - Doom Eternal and Ori and the Will of the Wisps - are also in the lead.
Steam Game Festival - Game Demos May be Released in March
Czarus, 16 March 2020, 11:59
It's possible that we got to know the starting date of Steam Game Festival - it's Wednesday, March 25. Such date was revealed by Nodding Heads Games studio, the creator of Raji: An Ancient Epic.
Steam Reaches New Activity Record
Conrad Hazi, 15 March 2020, 13:56
Competition can double and triple, but it seems that Steam's position is still very strong. This is undoubtedly evidenced by the fact that the platform has once again broken its record of simultaneous logged-in users and has come close to 20 million.
Horizon Zero Dawn is Coming to PC This Summer
Mathias Zulpo, 10 March 2020, 16:21
As revealed in a Q&A session with Head of PlayStation Worldwide Studio Herman Hulst, Horizon Zero Dawn: Complete Edition will officially debut on Steam this summer.
Steam Wishlists Top 10 – Doom Eternal and Baldur's Gate 3 Going Up
Bart Swiatek, 09 March 2020, 14:37
We present the next edition of the list of the most popular games on Steam wishlists. This week there were two big changes on the main list.
Borderlands 3 on Steam - Save Transfers, Cross-play and Pre-load
Adrian Werner, 06 March 2020, 14:15
Gearbox Software has shared some technical information about Borderlands 3 on Steam. We learned about the pre-load start date and cross-play options with the Epic Games Store release, among other things.
MisBits - New Game Starring Toys Launches in Early Access
Milosz Szubert, 05 March 2020, 13:05
Today, MisBits, an unusual multiplayer game in which we will control toys, launches today on Steam's Early Access.
10 Minutes of New Half-Life Alyx Gameplay Feature a Miniboss Fight, Among Others
Mathias Zulpo, 02 March 2020, 21:22
Three new gameplay videos from Half-Life Alyx feature a minigun-wielding miniboss fight, some pretty City 17 landscapes, and killing zombies like there was no tomorrow.
Steam Wishlists Top 10 – Baldur's Gate 3 and Outriders Go Up
Bart Swiatek, 02 March 2020, 14:24
We present the next edition of the list of the most popular games on Steam wishlists. Larian Studios and People Can Fly have the biggest reasons to be happy this week - both Baldur's Gate 3 and Outriders have went up.
Beautiful Desolation Devs Ask Pirates for Support
Konrad Serafinski, 01 March 2020, 15:51
The creators of Beautiful Desolation, The Brotherhood, appealed directly to pirates, asking them for any support they can afford. There is even a special website where you can pay at least a dollar to ensure the future of the two-person devteam.
Black Desert Online for Free on Steam
Milosz Szubert, 28 February 2020, 14:36
You can now get a free copy of Black Desert Online, an MMORPG created by Pearl Abyss, for free on Steam. The promotion will last until March 2 or until stocks run out.
Borderlands 3 on Steam in March; New DLC Announced
Bart Swiatek, 28 February 2020, 11:16
Developers at Gearbox Software have announced that on March 13, this year Borderlands 3 will launch on Steam. Less than two weeks later the game will receive the second story DLC, titled Guns, Love and Tentacles.
Upgrade for Steam Search Engine Improves Price Filtering
Paul Wozniak, 26 February 2020, 16:01
The game search engine on Steam has experienced several improvements that have been tested as part of Steam Labs program. From now on, players can more easily choose the price range they are interested in, add or remove appropriate tags or search among games localized in their native language.
Wolcen Remains Number One on Steam
Bart Swiatek, 24 February 2020, 11:51
Wolcen: Lords of Mayhem is still selling well. The title, for the second week in a row, takes first place on the list of most popular positions on Steam, ahead of Metro Exodus and Grand Theft Auto V, among others.
Rainbow Six Siege's Activity Record on Steam Comes From Great Support
Bart Swiatek, 24 February 2020, 11:00
After more than four years since its launch, more than 180,000 users played Rainbow Six: Siege simultaneously on Steam alone. The information appeared in a tweet from analyst Benjie Sales, who considers Ubisoft's production to be one of the best examples of post-launch support in the industry.