If you're a fan of digitaldownload video games, you may have used Steam in the past to download games on your PC. Steam has had an interesting mode specifically designed to allow PC gamers to play a bigger screens in closed beta for a long time now called Big Picture mode. This mode was specifically designed for gamers who had the PC connected to a big-screen TV.
Steam Big Picture mode is now out of beta
and ready for public release. This mode is designed to allow players to play from across the room using a video gamecontroller. To celebrate Big Picture mode exiting beta, Steam is having a sale on more than 30 controller-friendly video games.
Steam is offering up to 75% off titles including Magicka, Braid, Portal 2, Lego Batman 2, Left 4 Dead, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Geometry Wars Retro Evolved. Steam Big Picture mode is available for Windows and Mac computers. It also features integrated webbrowser allowing the user to navigate the web.
Have you ever wanted to jump into the world of a video game? Ever wondered what that sort of a journey might actually be like; a world where monsters are real and your hit points dwindling to zero is a legitimate game over? Thats the sort of conundrum presented in the novel, Bedlam, and its the exact same situation players will find themselves in while tackling the companion gam ... Source: cinema blend
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QuakeCon 2014 is under way in Texas and there's a Bethesda game sale running on Steam and (partly) Xbox Live to celebrate.Steam, and PC gaming, are where the biggest savings can be made.Today's deal is the Game of the Year Edition of Dishonored for £6.79 - a saving of 66 per cent. It's the best-selling Steam game of the moment, displacing Divinity: Orig ... Source: Eurogamer
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Jul 18 2014, 5:35am CDT
Free and standalone Half-Life 2 mod NeoTokyo has finally arrived on Steam after a long old Greenlight campaign.It was originally released in 2009, and picked up plaudits for its slow-paced, cautious and unforgiving multiplayer gameplay. "Imagine mixing the cyberpunk anime 'Ghost in the Shell' with the competitive game 'Counter-Strike'," explained one voted-helpful Steam co ... Source: Eurogamer
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Jul 7 2014, 2:59am CDT
After discovering that 7,050 Steam keys for Sniper Elite III were stolen from PC distributors, and then re-sold to unaware buyers, Steam and developer Rebellion cancelled the keys.
The unsuspecting customers who bought any of the keys have been told to seek a refund from their sellers, and may have to purchase Sniper Elite III again. Rebellion posted a list of retailers that were unaffected on the Steam discussion page where the cancellations wer ... Source: ign
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Jun 30 2014, 1:38pm CDT
Valve's Steam distribution service continues to grow and grow, putting to bed eternal rumors about the pending death of PC gaming. In January, Valve revealed that they had 75 million active Steam user accounts, and now at the end of their 2014 summer sale, they've ... Source: Forbes Real Time
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Jun 30 2014, 11:13am CDT
Last year, we made a do-it-yourself Steam Box with the expectation that retail versions would be out within a year. That time has passed, and the real thing is still a year away. You're on your own if you want Steam in the living room. Here's the latest information to help you build your own Steam-powered device.The post Build your own Steam Box revisited: What a difference ... Source: Digital Trends
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Jun 28 2014, 8:15am CDT
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