January 26th, 2012

Valve Announces Mobile App

Valve, creators of best-selling game franchises (such as Counter-Strike, Half-Life, Left 4 Dead, Portal, and Team Fortress) and leading technologies (such as Steam and Source), today announced the beta release of the Steam application for iOS and Android devices.  With the Steam app, gamers around the world may chat with Steam friends, browse community groups [...]

January 6th, 2012

Steam Closes 2011 with 100% Sales Growth, 5 Million Simultaneous Users

Valve today announced the 2011 growth data for Steam, a leading platform for PC & Mac games and digital entertainment. During 2011 the platform grew to offer over 1,800 games to over 40 million accounts. Year-over-year unit sales increased by more than 100% for the seventh straight year, and during the 2011 Holiday Sale Steam’s [...]

November 23rd, 2011

Massive Steam Sale Going on Now!

The folks at Valve have kicked off the holiday season with a massive sale. The discounts begin today with huge savings on catalog discounts and daily deals beginning with Portal 2 (66% off), Call of Duty: Black Ops (50% off), Duke Nukem Forever (66% off). For more information, please visit

November 10th, 2011

Breaking: Valve Announces Massive Steam Server Intrusion

Valve has revealed that hackers have gained access to the Steam database and have pulled countless user names, passwords and other information.   Earlier this week many noticed that the Steam forums were experiencing issues and were later taken down.  It turns out that the damage incurred by hackers was more widespread than was originally [...]

June 30th, 2011

Steam Summer Camp

Even though I tweeted this and put in on the Hardware Canucks fan page, I will let the rest of you know that Steam Summer Camp has started. Now this isn’t a real summer camp with sunlight, exercise, the outdoors and all that; this is simply a massive sale of everything on Steam. So forget [...]

September 15th, 2010

Valve and AMD Team Up to Provide ATI Driver Updates Via Steam

AMD  today announced its collaboration with Valve todeliver ATI Catalyst graphics driver updates via its Steam platform, a leading platform for PC games and digitalentertainment. Steam users can now detect and install the latest ATI Catalyst driver for their ATI Radeon graphics card directly from within Steam. Valve’s most recent Steam Hardware Survey shows that fully 87 [...]

May 21st, 2009

Team Fortress 2 Updates and Free Weekend!

Get the word out! For those of you who havn’t yet played Team Fortress 2, now is your chance to see what all the fuss is about. Coniciding with the latest character updates to Sniper and Spy – as well as the release of a new maps and game mode (Details Here), Steam and Valve [...]