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Preload The Witcher 3 Wild Hunt on Steam and GOG now
12 May, 2015
The Witcher 3 Wild Hunt isn't out in the wild just yet, the game is set for release around the world on the 19th of May. Unless you were one of the lucky sods who managed to bag a copy early. If you...
Elite: Dangerous owners will get free Steam key
11 May, 2015
Anyone who has bought or buys Elite: Dangerous from Frontier’s online shop, or who backed the development on Kickstarter, will soon get a free Steam key.Frontier’s community manager Edward...
Half Life remake Black Mesa is available now on Steam for monies
6 May, 2015
Black Mesa is a remake of the original Half Life in the (somewhat newer) Source engine. And it's on Steam now. And it costs money.Selling a game for money isn't surprising, and in this case you...
Steam getting first Adult's Only rated game in June
29 April, 2015
Controversial murder spree game Hatred will be Steam’s first Adult’s Only (AO) rated game when it launches on June 1st.Steam actually pulled the title from its Greenlight scheme, which lets...
Cities: Skylines sells one million copies
15 April, 2015
Load up Steam and there’s a good chance that at least one person on your friends list is playing Cities: Skylines. Publisher Paradox Interactive announced that the city building game has reached...
How to play Resident Evil 5 in splitscreen on PC
11 April, 2015
Resident Evil 5 doesn’t feature splitscreen coop on PC. But thanks to a fan made mod, and a little navigation around Steam’s menus, you will be able to fight side-by-side with a friend.The...
Cities: Skylines sells 250000 copies in a single day
13 March, 2015
Cities: Skylines racked up sales of 250,000 copies in its first 24 hours, making it the quickest selling title in Paradox Interactive’s catalogue.Paradox didn’t hold back when announcing the...
Steam Store Lists Steam Machines and Hardware
6 March, 2015
Steam has added a new Hardware dropdown to its store, showcasing the range of Steam Machines along with the Steam Controller and Steam Link.All the Steam Machines are listed along with their starting price....
Valve makes trio of announcements at GDC
4 March, 2015
No, we’re not going to go there…Valve had plenty to talk about at Game Developers Conference, including its overdue Steam Machines, a new streaming box, and the Source 2 engine.Valve says...
Irish Made Game FranknJohn Now on Steam Early Access!
27 February, 2015
FranknJohn is a game developed by the Irish folks at bitSmith Games which popped up on Kickstarter in 2014 but didn't quite manage to make its funding goals. Thankfully, and fittingly, its back from...
Steam hosting massive Square Enix sale this weekend
6 February, 2015
Your bank balance or Steam wallet looks set to take another hit this weekend. Square Enix’s catalogue of games is on sale with up to 81% off a huge range of titles.Tomb Raider: Game of the Year Edition...
The Force is strong with the Star Wars Humble Bundle
4 February, 2015
The latest Humble Bundle is the bundle you’re looking for. It features nine Star Wars games at present with the possibility of more games being added soon.Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic, Star...
Grim Fandango Remastered Available Now - Pretty Adventuring
27 January, 2015
Grim Fandango is back - there's something I never really expected to say.17 years after its original release, the adventure game has been remastered for a new generation. Which is pretty surprising...
There's an Enhanced Version of 1999 Gaming Classic Outcast Releasing on Steam TODAY!
18 December, 2014
We've written about Outcast quite a bit - it was a great game which was released by Appeal on PC back in 1999 that never quite got the attention it deserved so fans never got to see a sequel. The rights...
Steam sale to kick off on November 26th
24 November, 2014
Yet again, Valve’s partners have leaked the launch date of a Steam sale. The Steam Fall sale will start later this week, according to an e-mail sent out by PayPal.Valve was beaten to the punch by...
Civilization V free to download for a limited time
21 October, 2014
To celebrate the upcoming release of Civilization in space - otherwise known as Civilization: Beyond Earth - Civilization V is available to download for free from Steam until the morning of October 23rd.Steam...