Nearly Every MMORPG Is Pay-To-Win, And Here’s Why

Nearly Every MMORPG Is Pay-To-Win, And Here’s Why

Make a list of what you think are the free-to-play games with the best cash shops. Which games feel the most “free” to you and…

Valve: Team Fortress 2 Is Where We Experiment With New Ideas

Valve: Team Fortress 2 Is Where We Experiment With New Ideas

In a recent interview with Gamasutra, Team Fortress 2 Lead Designer Robin Walker said that TF2’s success and profitability were nice, but its most important…

Team Fortress 2 Tweaks Competitive Mode, Improves Rating System

Team Fortress 2 Tweaks Competitive Mode, Improves Rating System

As with any FPS, Team Fortress 2’s competitive mode hasn’t been perfect right out of the gate. Recognizing this, the dev team has done some…

Valve Admits TF2’s New Casual Mode “Had A Rough Launch,” Plans Changes

Valve Admits TF2’s New Casual Mode “Had A Rough Launch,” Plans Changes

It seems like not everyone is pleased with Team Fortress 2’s big update from last week. In particular, Casual Mode, the 12v12 mode formed via…

Team Fortress 2 “Meet Your Match” Update Adds Competitive Match Making And Ranked Features

Team Fortress 2 “Meet Your Match” Update Adds Competitive Match Making And Ranked Features

Things might get very serious soon in Team Fortress 2 — okay, about as serious as TF2 can get anyway. A recent announcement from developer…

Free-To-Play Laws: Extra Credits’ New Video And Our Take

Free-To-Play Laws: Extra Credits’ New Video And Our Take

The team over at Extra Credits has taken aim at free-to-play games and microtransactions again in a new video about the effects government regulation could…

Top 50 Free-To-Play Games Of All Time: #11-#20

Top 50 Free-To-Play Games Of All Time: #11-#20

From wizards to ninjas, starships to battleships, there’s a free-to-play game for just about everyone out there. Some are better than others, though, whether it’s…

Love It Or Hate It: Team Fortress 2

Some free-to-play games are more polarizing than others, with some sides taking the stance of “great, totally non-exploitative implementation” and others thinking “total pay-to-win trash.”…

Team Fortress 2 Has Lots Planned For The Rest Of The Year, Except Halloween

Team Fortress 2 Has Lots Planned For The Rest Of The Year, Except Halloween

“What We’re Up To” isn’t the most scintillating headline, but when you’re Team Fortress 2, you don’t really need to assault people with catchy buzzwords…

Gooooooal! Team Fortress 2 Introduces New PASS Time Game Mode

Gooooooal! Team Fortress 2 Introduces New PASS Time Game Mode

First there was Huttball in Star Wars: The Old Republic. Then there was Rocket League. And now, Valve is getting into the goal-scoring game with…

Team Fortress 2 Launches Gun Mettle Campaign

Team Fortress 2 Launches Gun Mettle Campaign

What does Team Fortress 2 need more of? Besides hats, that is? Guns! TF2’s Gun Mettle update is now live, and it’s a limited-time, paid…

Average F2P Game On Steam Gets 330k Downloads

Average F2P Game On Steam Gets 330k Downloads

Intrepid data-gatherer Sergey Galyonkin has an interesting API tool called Steam Spy that aims to gather information about what games are sold via Steam and…

Valve Seriously Looking At Competitive Team Fortress 2 Matchmaking

Valve Seriously Looking At Competitive Team Fortress 2 Matchmaking

Two guys doing a video in a bedroom and talking about Team Fortress 2 isn’t usually newsworthy. But when the two guys have just come…

New Team Fortress 2 Fan Film Is Outstanding

New Team Fortress 2 Fan Film Is Outstanding

The only thing better than playing Team Fortress 2 is watching movies of it. But good entries in that field are few and far between,…

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