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Screenshot of someone playing a Steam Deck while at the dentists office

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Yet another Steam Deck production increase has made it so Valve can fulfill the console reservations earlier than anticipated.

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A new and rather scarily sophisticated Steam scam is set up to let you think you're inputting your credentials into a legit Steam browser window.

A bloody scene of gladiatorial combat, in which soldiers are killing each other, in Domina

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Nic Gorissen's Domina has finally been removed from Steam, seemingly after the dev posted one transphobia-filled patch notes update too many.

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Valve has just announced that the new Steam mobile app beta is now active, and interested users can join the beta on both Android and iOS.

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The visual novel published by Spike Chunsoft, Chaos; Head Noah, has been banned on Steam before it has even released with very little context as to why.

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Domina developer Dolphin Barn has threatened to end Steam updates for the game unless reviews he describes as "fraudulent" are deleted.

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To make the purchasing and playing of games more straightforward, Steam has decided to change its rules on what developers can showcase on a game's images.

A player capturing a point in Fault: Elder Orb

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Valve doesn't allow blockchain games on Steam, but Fault: Elder Orb's new free-to-play economic system appears to feature cryptocurrency nonetheless.

A shot of planes flying over continents in Fly Corp

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Valve has removed several of publisher KishMish Games' titles from Steam, and the reason given isn't sitting well with KishMish.

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A Steam Exploit has been discovered that lets users generate free CD Keys of certain games once they are in the library

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Valve's handheld console the Steam Deck has boosted its shipping to meet orders as it prepares for more reservations.

A combat shot of Dungeon Travelers 2

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A Dungeon Travelers 2 Steam release appears to have been blocked by Valve, and while we don't know why, we can make an educated guess.

Two players about to breach a building in Ready or Not

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Controversial SWAT shooter Ready or Not was removed from Steam over a Trademark claim before returning to Steam today

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The Steam Deck Dock release date has been delayed, owing to a mix of parts shortages and COVID-related closures at Valve's manufacturing facilities.

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The Bethesda Steam migration will be available in late April 2022, signaling the final days of the Bethesda.net game launcher.

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The Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga playercount on Steam is pretty darn good -- it beat the next most-popular Lego game by nearly 1,400%.

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The A Hat in Time Online Party outage is expected to continue for "several weeks" while Gears for Breakfast searches for a new solution for multiplayer.

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Steam Simfest Hobby Edition has been announced by Valve, putting simulation games like PowerWash Simulator​​​​​​ in the spotlight for a weeklong event.

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Valve has temporarily halted payments to developers in the Ukraine, Belarus, and Russia due to an alleged issue with their bank.

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Internal Steam release dates have apparently been leaked via the Steam API, giving us insight into when devs think their games might be coming out.

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Several older F1 racing games developed by Codemasters have been suddenly delisted from sale on Steam with no explanation.

A shot of Ravenloft, one of the Gold Box Steam RPGs coming later this month

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Boutique publisher SNEG is bringing some classic RPGs into the modern era later this month via a number of updated Gold Box Steam releases.

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Steam Deck Windows drivers have arrived, finally adding official Windows support to Valve's handheld gaming PC. Dual-boot support is coming at a later date.

The party fighting Titan in Final Fantasy XIV

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Players are complaining of a Final Fantasy XIV Steam error that's preventing the Steam version of the game from launching.

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Valve has sent out another wave of e-mails for Steam Deck reservation holders and it has opened up more reservation windows for new customers.

Downfall, a Slay the Spire mod that now has its own Steam page

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Downfall, a huge Slay the Spire mod, is getting its very own Steam release, and Slay the Spire is getting Steam Deck support too.

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The Bethesda.net launcher is being sunsetted this year. Starting in April, unfortunate users will fortunately be allowed to migrate to Steam.

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DRM-free gaming retailer GOG says that there will be no official Steam Deck support for its games -- the key word being "official."

The player aiming an ultraviolet torch at zombies in Dying Light 2

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Dying Light 2 has smashed the first Dead Island's all-time concurrent player record on Steam within just a few hours of its release.

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With the Steam Deck launching on February 25, it looks like Valve is hard at work with preparing the Steam client for their handheld console.

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The Steam Deck release date has been revealed for reservation holders -- soon, the lucky few who got a pre-order will be able to actually buy the handheld.

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We now have the first list of Steam Deck Verified games, and it includes Dark Souls III, Remnant: From the Ashes, and Rise of the Tomb Raider, among others.

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The Steam Awards 2021 winners have been announced! The Steam community has picked the best games on the platform -- and some winners are pretty surprising.

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The 2021 Steam Winter Sale is here, bringing with it great video game deals as well as the 2021 edition of the Steam Awards.

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Steam has managed to break its concurrent user record twice over Thanksgiving weekend, with 27 million players on both Saturday and Sunday.

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It's now going to be harder to buy games cheaply if you're from a first world country, as Steam is finally beginning to crack down on account region swapping abuse.

An in-progress shot of the erotic VR game Holodexxx

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Holodexxx, an erotic VR experience featuring scans of real-life adult stars, has been rejected by Steam, with Valve saying it constitutes pornography.

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Humble Bundle creator Wolfire Games has accused Valve of controlling game prices on non-Steam stores, as part of an explanation of why it's suing Valve.

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Original Humble Bundle creator Wolffire Games is bringing an anti-trust lawsuit against Valve, claiming a monopoly as well as excessive commission rates.

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Subverse sales have been surprisingly stellar, securing the second-place spot on Steam's weekly charts. And yes, Valheim is still at the top.

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Some gamers who have subscribed to the EA Play subscription service via Steam are finding themselves unable to play certain EA games.

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Valve and Perfect World will launch a beta of the Steam China client later this month.

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Steam has received an update that adds new features for Xbox Elite controllers, as well as other types of controllers.

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Steam Labs has been working hard at improving the experience on Steam, and now a new test is underway.

A car leaping into action in Rocket League

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After the recent September update, Rocket League now requires you to have an Epic Games account when you're playing it on Steam.

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Get ready, clever girls and boys: the Parkasaurus 1.0 release date has been locked in for August 2020, finally bringing this adorable

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Although we already have the likes of Valve, Sony, and Oculus in the world of virtual reality, it still isn't considered a mainstream gaming platform.

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After many days of silence on the current political events that are taking place throughout America, Valve has made a statement of sorts by pledging to sponsor the