Articles Tagged with Steam

‘LEGO Worlds’ Available, Takes Minecraft Head-On


LEGO Worlds is a very real thing, and it looks like the classic toy maker is aiming to squash all those Minecraft comparisons over the years. Announced as an early access title, LEGO Worlds is the first procedurally-generated game created entirely of LEGO blocks. The player can either start from scratch and begin building anything… Read more »

Valve Shares New Steam Statistics After New Update

Valve Steam Discovery Update

Valve Corporation, the developers behind Steam as well as many other games and their related tournaments, have released new statistics regarding Steam after the release of the Discovery Update. When the Discovery Update was released, it changed the layout of Steam and highlighted more obscure games that players may like, as well as showing off… Read more »

‘Dota 2’ Reaches 1 Million Concurrent Players On Steam


Dota 2 has reached 1 million concurrent players on the Steam PC gaming service. The online gaming distribution service, which has become the de facto distributer of PC gaming titles across Windows, Mac and Linux platforms, displayed the impressive statistics on their online measuring page. It also earns the distinction of being the first game… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of January 4, 2015

New Video Game Releases January 4 Funk of the Titans

The new year of 2015 does not exactly start off with a bang. The new video game releases for the week of January 4, 2015 are of a better caliber than the previous week’s, which you can view on theInquisitr’s weekly column here. Looking at the new video games for the week, the PC still… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of December 28, 2014

Pokémon Pinball New Video Game Releases December 28

2014 brings and end to the first full year of the next-gen consoles, and while we still did not have the one stand-out game that defines the next generation of consoles, there was plenty to be excited about in 2015. There are still a few new video games releases slated for this week, mostly PC… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of December 14, 2014

New Video Game Releases December 14 Tera Metal Gear theHunter

The consoles are taking a breather with the new video game releases for the week of December 14, 2014. The Windows PC gaming scene is getting a large majority of the releases this week as many Kickstarter backed games are getting their official releases this week. Bigger franchises such as TERA and Tropico 5 are… Read more »

Origin Takes On Steam With Game Time Starting with ‘Titanfall’

Origin Takes on Steam with Game Time and Titanfall

EA has been pushing further into the digital retail space and now Origin takes on Steam with “Game Time” starting with Titanfall as the first offering. Gamers who have the Origin client installed on their gaming PC will see a new option to download the EA shooter Titanfall and play it absolutely free for 48… Read more »

Valve Steam Machine and Controller Delayed Into 2015


Valve has announced on their Steam Community forums that their Steam Machine and controller have been delayed until at least 2015. Valve has been arguably one of the most influential companies in the PC gaming world with their flagship game Half-Life and later with their PC gaming storefront, Steam, which launched in 2003 for the… Read more »

‘Monochroma’ Officially Hits Steam May 28


Monochroma, the long-awaited puzzle platformer from Turkish indie-developer Nowhere Studios finally has an official release date. Monochroma will hit Steam on May 28 after a couple of delays. The game was originally slated for an April release but the studio had to push Monochroma back another month. Finally gamers will be able to play through… Read more »

Steam Machine Sales Could Drive Prices To $0 Free Gaming?

Steam Machine Sales Could Drive Prices To $0 Free Gaming?

Could Steam machine sales drive the price of video games down all the way to $0 based upon free to play games? In a related report by The Inquisitr, the Steam machine is essentially a Linux-powered gaming PC intended to compete in the console gaming market against the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Nvidia claims… Read more »

SteamOS, Steam Box Compared With Xbox One, PlayStation 4 For PC Gaming

SteamOS, Steam Box Compared With Xbox One, PlayStation 4 For PC Gaming

SteamBox and SteamOS by Valve software are being prepped to compete with the Xbox One and PlayStation by revitalizing PC gaming. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and Wii U hardware design by AMD should make porting games to the PC platform a snap in comparison to previous years. Even… Read more »

PlayStation 4, Xbox One Game Sharing To Follow Steam Family Sharing?

PlayStation 4, Xbox One Game Sharing To Follow Steam Family Sharing

Will PlayStation 4 and Xbox One game sharing follow the lead of Steam Family Sharing? As previously reported by The Inquisitr, Microsoft is marketing the Xbox One with Major Nelson hitting the road. Marketing for the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 has had the two consoles duking it out all summer. Some people have taken… Read more »

Razer Edge Gaming Tablet Comes Equipped With Steam

Razer Edge Gaming Tablet Comes Equipped With Steam [Razer Edge]

The Razer Edge gaming tablet is coming with Valve’s steam software already loaded. The tablet that has already been billed as a full fledged gaming computer took a big step towards legitimacy with this particular detail. This gaming tablet was first introduced at the 2013 CES, and, since that introduction, people have been trying to… Read more »

Xi3 Reponds To Valve Comments About Piston

Xi3 responds to Valve

Xi3 has responded to comments about their new Piston PC gaming device that Valve made yesterday. Valve, the company that owns and operates Steam, issued a statement on Tuesday which made it clear that they no longer had any involvement with the Piston. Whether the leaders at Xi3 felt that their company was being unfairly… Read more »

Piston Steam Box Launching This Holiday Season

Piston steam box launching wiht $1,000 price tag

The Piston Steam Box is now officially available for order. Xi3’s answer to the gaming console was officially announced back in January, but now the device has a price tag and a launch date. The Piston is the first PC that is specially engineered to allow you to play video games on your television. Valve,… Read more »