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Half-Life: Alyx – Levitation Mod is Now Available

Half-Life: Alyx – Levitation Mod is Now Available

The 3-4 hour-long story is set after the campaign and sees Alyx investigating a mysterious floating building in Sector X.

Steam Autumn Sale Starts Today at 10 AM PST

Steam Autumn Sale Starts Today at 10 AM PST

The sale will be live until November 29th, 10 AM PST. Nominations for this year's Steam Awards are also available later today.

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla is Coming to Steam on December 6th

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla is Coming to Steam on December 6th

The franchise finally returns to Steam, just in time for the release of The Last Chapter. Anno 1800 and Roller Champions are also coming.

Steam Adds Support for Over 100 Languages in Discovery and Search Options

Steam Adds Support for Over 100 Languages in Discovery and Search Options

Valve has added new language features to Steam, allowing users to pick from over 100 languages in their discovery and search for new games.

Steam Might Allow Users to Download Games Over LAN Soon

Steam Might Allow Users to Download Games Over LAN Soon

An upcoming update may soon allow Steam users to download their games from a local system over LAN without having to go online.

Steam Big Picture Mode Gets Updated in Latest Beta

Steam Big Picture Mode Gets Updated in Latest Beta

In the newest beta client for Steam, the Steam Deck's version of the Big Picture Mode UI is now available to PC gamers. The UI can be used by opting into the Steam client beta.

Steam Passes 30 Million Concurrent Users

Steam Passes 30 Million Concurrent Users

The online platform hit an all-time peak of 30,032,005 million concurrent users yesterday, likely due to Dota 2's The International tournament.

Valve Seems to be Working on a New VR Headset, as Per New Job Ad

Valve Seems to be Working on a New VR Headset, as Per New Job Ad

A new Valve job listing says the company is looking to staff up as it looks to "achieve the next steps in VR with millions of customers world-wide."

Steam Next Fest Kicks off with Indie Game Demos and Developer Livestreams

Steam Next Fest Kicks off with Indie Game Demos and Developer Livestreams

Try out demos for upcoming indie games during the latest iteration of Steam's Next Fest. Developers are also livestreaming their games to answer viewer questions.

Steam Deck Has Shipped Over a Million Units

Steam Deck Has Shipped Over a Million Units

According to a talk given by one of the developers behind the desktop environment running on the Steam Deck, Valve has shipped over 1 million units of the system.

Cyberpunk 2077, Hades, and Vampire Survivor Were Some of the Top Played Games on Steam Deck in September

Cyberpunk 2077, Hades, and Vampire Survivor Were Some of the Top Played Games on Steam Deck in September

Check out the list of the most-played games on the Steam Deck throughout September, listed in order of hours spent.

Steam Deck Pre-Orders in Japan “Better Than Originally Expected” – Valve

Steam Deck Pre-Orders in Japan “Better Than Originally Expected” – Valve

Valve seems quite happy with the pre-order response to the Steam Deck in Japan, and states that the country is seeing the biggest growth in PC gaming.

Steam’s Annual Lunar New Year Sale is Being Replaced by Spring Sale Starting From 2023

Steam’s Annual Lunar New Year Sale is Being Replaced by Spring Sale Starting From 2023

Valve has announced a change to its schedule of its big four seasonal sales. Starting from 2023, the Lunar New Year Sale will be replaced by a new Spring Sale.

Steam’s New Steam Charts Page Shows Details About Top Selling and Most Played Games

Steam’s New Steam Charts Page Shows Details About Top Selling and Most Played Games

Valve has released a new Steam Charts page for Steam, which shows off quite a few metrics, such as concurrent online players and top-selling games.

Portal with RTX Coming in November, Supports Full Ray Tracing and DLSS 3

Portal with RTX Coming in November, Supports Full Ray Tracing and DLSS 3

Free for all current owners, it will feature hi-res physically based textures, volumetric ray-tracing lighting that scatters fog, and much more.

Steam Updates Store with Personalised Categories for Players

Steam Updates Store with Personalised Categories for Players

Valve has updated the Steam store to now feature hubs based on various categories, tags, and genres. These hubs will be personalised for every player.

Valve Has “a Lot of Games in Development”

Valve Has “a Lot of Games in Development”

Valve's Greg Coomer says the company still remains focused on developing video games, in spite of the growing success of the steam deck.

Valve Designer Believes We Will See a Next-Generation Steam Deck

Valve Designer Believes We Will See a Next-Generation Steam Deck

According to a Valve designer, it is quite likely that we will see future generations of the Steam Deck. Valve itself also believes this according to an earlier report.

Valve Confirms it Will Make More Iterations of the Steam Deck

Valve Confirms it Will Make More Iterations of the Steam Deck

In an official booklet, the company has confirmed that the Steam Deck is a "multi-generational product line" and that it plans on "bringing new versions of Steam Deck to market."

Steam Might Get a “Year in Review” Feature in Time for Winter Sale

Steam Might Get a “Year in Review” Feature in Time for Winter Sale

Valve is currently said to be working on a feature that will provide players with a retrospective on their year. Currently calling on the API can show time spent and number of sessions.