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Twitch launches its own game store to take on Steam

Twitch, the popular live streaming platform owned by Amazon is taking a page from its parent company by launching its own game store. The service now allows users to purchase a variety of different titles while watching related streams on…

Steam December survey: Maxwell down, Pascal up

The results of the Steam hardware and software survey for December 2016 have been released. They show that while the GTX 970 and GTX 960 remain the two most popular GPUs, all of Nvidia’s Maxwell-based desktop cards have experienced a decrease…

Steam Winter Sale 2016 goes live

If you’re still in search of that special gift for the gamer in your life (or maybe you’ve been waiting patiently for the “big sale” to splurge on yourself), you’ll happy to learn that Valve’s annual Steam Winter Sale is…

Steam gets major update on PC, Mac & Linux

If you're one of the millions using Steam to cater to your gaming needs, you'll want to know Valve has released a major update that fixes bugs across all OS, in-home streaming options and big picture mode, there are also privacy policy updates and a boatload of changes in the controller section. Check out the complete list of changes and download links.

Valve launches redesigned Steam store

Valve has rolled out an all-new interface for the Steam store homepage today, with an emphasis on making it easier to discover content you'll enjoy. The new design, codenamed the "Discovery Update 2.0", only modifies the homepage but introduces a…

Valve demos VR controller prototypes at developer event

Valve is working on a new SteamVR controller for the HTC Vive that will allow users to handle virtual objects more naturally. Although the company isn’t making any announcements yet, a prototype was shown to attendees at the Steam Dev…

Quantum Break is finally headed to Steam in September

Back when Windows 10 and the revamped Windows Store launched, Microsoft wanted to bolster their collection of games through first-party titles. Quantum Break was one such game, which is why it launched in February as a Windows 10 and Windows Store exclusive.