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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...
Poor rapha keeps getting fragged in Quake Live's Steam trailer
17 September, 2014
Quake Live is hitting the free-to-play market on Steam today and its trailer consists primarily of rapha, one of the world’s best players, getting fragged over and over again.The trailer consists...
Spies Are Systemic As Invisible Inc Hits Steam Early-Access
20 August, 2014
Klei first made Shank. It was a bit balls. Klei then made Shank II. Also, balls. Klei then made Mark of the Ninja. It was the antithesis of balls. Klei then made Invisible, Inc. All talk of balls is long...
DownBro Broforce Expansion Bro 'The Expendabros' Right Bro Free of Bro
11 August, 2014
Bro Bro, Bro Bro Bro. Bro! To celebrate the launch of The Expendables 3 (because god knows no-one else will…) Broforce is releasing the Expendabros – a 10 mission, 7 character expansion pack...
Steam may offer films and TV shows
11 August, 2014
Valve may be on course to offer films, TV shows and more through Steam thanks to the discovery of IDs for a variety of app types in Steam binaries following a recent Steam Beta update. The new app types,...
BatCat Games' P-3 Biotic gets Steam green light
26 June, 2014
P-3 Biotic, from Dublin-based BatCat Games, will be one of the newest additions to Steam after being greenlit by the community. After glowing previews and sufficient interest from the community, the project...
Steam summer sale rumoured to get underway on June 19th
12 June, 2014
PaySafeCard’s advertising may have just let the cat out of the bag, as it indicates that Steam’s summer sale will start on June 19th. That means it’s time to start haggling with banks, scraping coins...
Xbox One's Dead Rising 3 is coming to Steam - Gameplay trailer posted
5 June, 2014
Those who missed out on the chance to play Dead Rising 3 because of its Xbox One exclusivity may have another window of opportunity, as the title was spotted on Steam’s database. The listing has since...
Transistor - The New Game From the Makers of Bastion - is Out Today And It Looks Supremely Awesome
20 May, 2014
Are you ready for Transistor? Supergiant Games released their first title, Bastion, almost three years ago. It was about running around and killing things while your world fell apart and some dude narrated...