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PSA: Play Every (Current) Half-Life Game For Free Over The Next Two Months

As freebie game PSAs go, this one's a bit of an odd one. Once the whole thing is said and done, you won't actually...

Heroes, Human Resources, And Hong Kong: The Top 10 Stories In F2P Gaming In...

2019 was … certainly a year. It was the best of times and the worst of times, but most importantly … it was time....

Dota Underlords The Outlanders Update Introduces New Spirit Alliance

Today, The Outlanders Update dropped for Valve's strategy battler Dota Underlords. The update adds several new features and content, including the new Spirit Alliance...

A Teen-Aged CS:GO Player Created An AI To Help Identify Cheaters

When I was a teenager, I spent most of my time in the basement playing video games (which is totally unlike what I do...

Team Fortress 2 Source: “There Is Nothing Being Worked On Right Now”

Good old Team Fortress 2 -- and I do mean "old," since it launched in 2007 -- is still chugging along, maintaining its position...

Valve Restricts The Resale Of CS:GO Keys To Combat Fraud

You can no longer resell your Counter-Strike: Global Offensive keys. In a cunningly titled "Key Change" blog post yesterday, Valve has declared that "container...

Valve Reveals New Heroes And Alliances For Dota Underlords’ “Big Update”

Dota Underlords may still be in beta, but players can look forward to a big update soon -- literally titled "The Big Update" --...

Gaijin Entertainment: We “Wouldn’t Have Launched” War Thunder On Steam In The Store’s Current...

By now, you probably know how Steam operates: It takes a 30% cut of the sales of games it sells. That percentage is slightly...

CS:GO Loot Boxes In France Will Show Contents Before Purchase

Valve has changed how Counter-Strike: Global Offensive's loot boxes work in France. Players will be given an X-ray scanner that they can use to...

Dota 2’s The International 9 Wrapped Up This Weekend, With Champs Raking In $15M

The ninth iteration of Dota 2's big championship event, The International, went down this past weekend, with defending champions OG Dota taking the top...

Valve Implements Moderation Approval Policy For Certain Steam Workshop Submissions

For some time now, Steam Workshop modders and mappers have been asking for a bit more oversight when it comes to submissions. These requests...

DOTA 2 Is Testing Out Some Changes To Matchmaking

DOTA 2's matchmaking is not what it could be, and Valve is aware of that. So, they've decided to begin testing some changes. In...

Valve Addresses TF2 Unusual Hat Bug By Restricting Trading

A couple of weeks ago, a bug introduced into the latest Team Fortress 2 vastly increased the drop rate of Unusual-rarity hats from loot...

Team Fortress 2 Inventories Disabled Following Rarity Bug

There's big news in Team Fortress 2 today. The official Twitter account has woken up for the first time since a retweet in February,...

UK Gambling Commission Has “Significant Concerns” About Loot Boxes, But Doesn’t Call Them Gambling

It seems like the UK has way too many officials who are being quoted on the subject of loot boxes in gaming. A few...
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Dota Underlords – Gameplay First Look

Dota Underlords is Valve's free-to-play auto-chess strategy game based on Dota 2. Choose your heroes, give them gear, and watch them knock heads with...

Riot’s League-Based Auto-Chess Game, Teamfight Tactics, Goes Into Beta Tomorrow

Auto-chess is a full-blown sensation now. Valve's Dota Underlords is doing quite well, to the tune of 200,000 or so active players at peak...

Valve’s Auto-Chess Title, Dota Underlords, Is Now Free Via Steam Early Access

Last week, Valve announced Dota Underlords, its auto-chess variant based on Dota 2. At the time, it was only available to Dota 2 Battle...