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Postal 4 announced and launched on Steam Early Access today

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In one swing, Postal 4 has been announced and released today with a mayhem-making trailer (below) followed by launching to Steam's Early Access program.The Early Access version of Postal 4 so far only features the Monday list of errands to complete. ...

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Devolver Boss Defends Steam Amid Epic Store And Exclusivity Controversy

In addition to paying for exclusives, Epic's store gives creators 88 percent of revenue compared to 30 percent on Steam and others.Publisher Ubisoft no longer releases new titles on Steam because they believe the 70/30 revenue split is "unreasonable. ...

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Steam is having an LGBTQ+ games sale

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In honor of the USA's just-passed National Coming Out Day on October 11, Steam has put a bunch of games by LGBTQ+ developers or about LGBTQ+ themes on sale.The sale runs until October 15, although some games will remain discounted until October 16. ...

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This Steam game from Ittle Dew devs Ludosity is free to keep this weekend

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(Image credit: Ludosity)If you're looking for another freebie to bulk out your Steam collection then you can grab and keep a copy of Princess Remedy 2: In A Heap of Trouble, a pixel graphics action game from Ittle Dew devs Ludisoty, for nothing right now.You play healer Princess Remedy, who must cure those affected by a huge tower that's sprung from the ground, lifting entire towns with it and spreading diseases. ...

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Steam's 'Remote Play Together' will introduce online support for all local multiplayer games

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(Image credit: Devolver)It looks like Steam is getting a new feature offering automatic online support for local multiplayer games.Dubbed 'Remote Play Together', the feature was announced on the Steamworks website, which only devs have access to, though a couple have already shared the information publicly. ...

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Destiny 2 breaks 200,000 peak concurrent users on Steam

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Update: That "reasonably smooth" rollout has hit a bit of a snag.After moving a little past 214,000 peak concurrent users on Steam, Bungie was forced to pull the plug for reasons unknown. ...

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Destiny 2 is now offline, will go live on Steam tomorrow

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The good news is that the process of moving Destiny 2 from Battle.The bad news—because there is no light without darkness—is that Destiny 2, and Destiny if that's still your thing, are now offline, and won't be back until tomorrow. ...

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Intriguing indie RPG Death Trash hits Steam Early Access next year

This week, after more than four years of development, it finally has a release window, albeit for Steam Early Access, where it will arrive early next year.Humankind has settled on an ancient planet called Nexus, and are at war with machines that were once their protectors. ...

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Steam Remote Play is now easier to use on touchscreens thanks to default button layouts

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The dream of playing Steam games anywhere is mostly a reality thanks to Steam Remote Play—but there are loads of kinks you have to deal with depending on the game.(Image credit: Valve)To provide an example, Valve showed off the new layout for Stardew Valley. ...

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Steam's best-selling new games for August includes Early Access hits and classic remakes

The list includes both Early Access and full releases, and is based on sales over the first two weeks immediately following a game's releases.Sales figures aren't included, so instead the games are listed chronologically, from Hide or Die on August 1 to Re:Legend on August 30. ...

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Shenmue 3 backers can request the game on Steam, but there's a chance they'll never get it

We found out in June Shenmue 3 was going to be an Epic Games Store exclusive.Don’t forget, however, that Shenmue 3 is also releasing on PlayStation 4 as a console exclusive. ...

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Shenmue 3 backers can request a Steam key, but they might not get one

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Shenmue 3 backers can request refunds or change their version of the game from today, developer Ys Net has announced.Emails are being sent out to confirm what version you're getting, and any changes can be made from there. ...

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Valve makes more changes to Steam's Discovery update to address visibility complaints

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(Image credit: Future)Last week, Valve made some changes to Steam's mysterious algorithms intended to give users better recommendations for games they might like.But other developers said they hadn't noticed anything untoward, making it hard to know for certain whether something had actually gone wrong. ...

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Rare achievements glow in the new Steam library

But as well as that, any achievement less than 10% of players have will now glow.This is visible only on said game's library page, so the effect won't show up if you check a game's individual achievement page or if you happen to have an achievement showcase on your profile, which is perfectly normal and not showing off. ...

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The big Steam library update is now available to everyone

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The Steam library update we learned about a couple of weeks ago is now in open beta, meaning that anyone can opt in to try the new look.The updated library brings new filtering and organizational options and displays recent updates to games in your library. ...

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Steam's New Library Overhaul Update Is Now Live

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Steam's library update is here, and you can check out the new features for free by joining the platform's beta program now. ...

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Steam's Discovery update is making things worse for some indie developers

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Valve released a Steam update last week that aimed to show people more relevant games and fewer that were already popular.The impact of the changes isn't immediately obvious when looking at Steam, and some developers claim that it's having the opposite effect. ...

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Borderlands 3 players are taking over its predecessor's Steam forum

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Borderlands 3 players have invaded the Borderlands 2 Steam forum, posting bugs, critiques and asking questions—the sort of stuff you'd see on any Steam forum, but for a game that's not even available in the store.Since it's not out on Steam and the Epic Games Store doesn't have forums, players used to posting on stores—whether it's Steam, GOG or something else—seem to be a little lost. ...

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Dirt Rally is free to own on Steam if you download it before September 16

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A couple of weeks ago you could get Codemaster's Dirt Rally for free by subscribing to the Humble Store's newsletter.Now you can the 2015 racing game for free simply by downloading it from Steam before September 16. ...

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Steam's new update promises to increase the odds of finding a game you might actually like

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(Image credit: Valve)Valve has rolled out a new update to Steam aimed at, through the magic of "algorithmic changes and bug fixes," increasing both the precision and diversity of games it recommends to users.The changes will be reflected in the tags seen in the Recommendation Feed, as well as in the offerings displayed in the "More Like This" and "Recommended For You" areas of Steam. ...

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