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Posts Tagged ‘Valve

Eurogamer 2012: What I Got Up To

Eurogamer 2012: What I Got Up To

At this time last week I was standing in a queue waiting to head on into the Disonhored Developer Session. It was the last thing on my list of things to do for the EuroGame Expo’s Friday offerings. I was in my element chatting to friends and other people in the queue about the games we had been playing, which console was the best, what the next generation of consoles would bring and more. The best bit about it was that I still had two days of the show left to go!

Steam Greenlight no longer a free service

Steam Greenlight no longer a free service

Steam Greenlight, for those of you not in the know, is Valve’s way of capitalising on the indie games market offering the chance for indie developers to get their games ...

Valve Denies ‘Steam Box’ Rumours

Valve Denies ‘Steam Box’ Rumours

Valve has shot down the rumour that they are working on a Steam-based console, but they have left open the possibility of creating something along those lines in the future – which would be a massive mistake.

Has Steam become the New best way to play games?

Has Steam become the New best way to play games?

Yesterday was perhaps a monumental day for Valve and their already incredible Steam project. For over 5 years now it has been one of the best ways to not only ...

Where’s The Innovation?

Where’s The Innovation?

For the past generation, developers have been pushing what games and, more importantly, what genres they can produce and have put a huge focus on being revolutionary and standing out ...

The Bargain Bin- The Orange Box

The Bargain Bin- The Orange Box

Bargain Bin time again and this week I thought I’d talk about one of the greatest games of all time. This is not just any game, but it is The Orange Box….. (dramatic pause)

First Look at Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

First Look at Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

Sneaking a ‘kick-me’ note onto a friend’s back is a charming prank – Semtex, not so much Valve has just released some development screenshots of the next incarnation of Counter-Strike, ...

Half Life 2 – My Battle To Gaming Greatness (By David Tyrer)

Half Life 2 – My Battle To Gaming Greatness (By David Tyrer)

I found myself drawn into the story of this very earth-like dystopian society, immediately drawing similarities with 1984. Ok, first things first: this review is some 10 years in the ...