New notepad and pin functions drastically expand in-game overlay functionality
Valve later admitted that the bans were a mistake
Facepalm: It's easy to understand why Valve would ban a Steam game review, but banning users who simply liked it seems excessive, especially when the post didn't really violate any rules. Yet that's what happened to 2,439 people who voted a negative review as helpful.
Dolphin is free to download
But not until January
But Ampere is making the most gains
Next up is the Spring sale, running from March 16 to March 23
New feature saves time and internet bandwidth for those with Steam on multiple devices
It's also reduced by 40%
But it doesn't hold the platform's record
While the launch of the Steam Deck was the opposite of pompous, Valve's gaming handheld has kept gaining momentum. One year later, let's take a look at the impact it's had on the PC gaming market.
A huge improvement
Performance worth the price?
Do you want to widen your perception in the areas of psychology and philosophy?
It's never taken part in a Steam sale
A hot potato: Imagine a game that came out seven years ago, has never taken part in a Steam sale, and is now getting a price increase. One might imagine such a scenario causing universal outcry among fans, but not when said game is Factorio.
Releasing just in time for the season finale
Steam breaks its own record with 10 million concurrent in-game users and 33 million active this past weekend
More people are logging in and playing games
Intel and Windows 11 also did well
See how your gaming habits compare to others
The Steam Awards voting is also open
Play Cyberpunk 2077 on your EV's infotainment system
And it's not the RTX 2060
What just happened? The latest Steam survey has arrived with a big change: a graphics card has knocked the GTX 1060 off the top spot for the first time since January 2018. November was also an excellent period for AMD CPUs, which reversed a months-long trend of declines to grab an almost 4% user share back from Intel.
Ray tracing comes to Portal next month
In brief: A remaster of Valve's 2007 puzzle-platform game Portal is nearly complete. Nvidia has announced that Portal with RTX will drop as a free DLC for all Portal owners on December 8. It's available to wish list now over on Steam if you want to set a reminder for yourself.
A free campaign mod for Valve's seminal VR experience