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Play demos of 13 upcoming games on Steam before the Game Awards

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The Game Awards is trying something a little different this year in the form of The Game Festival, a "digital consumer event" that will give gamers access to more than a dozen demos for upcoming games on Steam for 48 hours.co/k4n3guyJxcDecember 11, 2019"Six years ago I bet everything I had to create The Game Awards as a way to celebrate our passion for gaming. ...

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Steam Holiday Sale date confirmed, award nominee reveals begin today

Voting will begin on December 19, which—not coincidentally—is also when the 2019 Steam Holiday Sale begins.Whatever the reason, the winner of 2019's Game of the Year Award is an instant classic. ...

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Ashen's Epic Store exclusivity ends, it's now on Steam and GOG

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A little over a year ago, action RPG Ashen from AA4 and Annapurna Interactive was one of the most wishlisted games on Steam.That changed abruptly when Ashen became one of the first Epic Games Store limited exclusives, along with Supergiant Games' RPG Hades, which pushed back its Steam release by a full year. ...

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TemTem is a Pokemon-like MMO coming to Steam next month

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If you prefer to catch 'em all in the presence of other like-minded creature-catchers in an open, shared world, look out for TemTem, a Pokemon-style MMO coming to Steam on January 21.To be clear, TemTem is not a Pokemon game, nor is it being developed by Game Freak, but it's unabashedly inspired by the franchise. ...

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A US congressman has pleaded guilty to using campaign funds on Steam

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Most of us have to just wait for Steam sales when we can't afford a new game, but not US Representative Duncan D.The congressman included a whopping $1,302 Steam bill on a campaign finance disclosure for 2015. ...

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Halo: The Master Chief Collection hits the top of the charts on Steam

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Halo finally made the big splash on PC today with the release of The Master Chief Collection on Steam and, if you're into that sort of thing, the Microsoft Store.And in case there was any doubt that PC gamers want it (and want it bad), the collection is currently the number-one selling game on Steam, while the standalone Halo: Reach holds down third place. ...

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Steam Cyber Monday 2019 Sale: Last Chance To Save On Disco Elysium, Gears 5, And More

As usual, Steam's Cyber Monday sale spans a wide range of genres, from first-person shooters to platformers and story-driven adventures.Check out GameSpot editors' picks from Steam's Cyber Monday sale below and get shopping. ...

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One of the most underrated Metroidvanias on Steam is getting a sequel

So it's great news that it's getting an unlikely sequel.It looks like it'll play similarly to the first, though the pixel art style wends closer to the 16-bit side of things, whereas the first wore an 8-bit outfit. ...

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Steam Cyber Monday 2019 Sale: Best Game Deals Available Now

As usual, Steam's Cyber Monday sale spans a wide range of genres, from first-person shooters to platformers and story-driven adventures.Check out GameSpot editors' picks from Steam's Black Friday and Cyber Monday sale below and get shopping. ...

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The Steam Sale is being invaded by tentacles and Sekiro

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(Image credit: Valve)Something strange is happening over on the front page of the Steam Autumn Sale.The image at the top of the page, of a literal Steam Store with none other than Gabe Newell himself behind the counter, has taken a very odd and sinister turn. ...

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Pour one out for the Steam Controller, now on closeout sale for just $5 plus shipping

The Steam Autumn Sale has begun, allowing you to nab a copy of Resident Evil 2 for a mere $20 among other savings, but there’s one deal that stands out from the pack — a $5 farewell to Valve’s weirdly wonderful Steam Controller gamepad.Yes, you can now buy the Steam Controller for just $5 plus shipping ($13 total for me), and Valve confirms that this is the last batch of these gamepads that will ever be made. ...

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Red Dead Redemption 2 rides onto Steam next week

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Red Dead Redemption 2 is coming to Steam on December 5.That's it, that's the post. ...

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Cyberpunk 2077's mo-capped sex scenes put the steam in steampunk

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Cyberpunk 2077's sex scenes won't disappoint, as reportedly the first-person romancing will be motion-captured.One of the topics that cropped up was animation, and the devs took the time to ensure that like Witcher 3, there are plenty of motion-captured sex scenes. ...

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The Steam Controller is on sale for $5

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The Steam Controller is on sale for $5 right now—that's  saving you 90%—though supplies are limited and shipping costs extra.The Steam Store says the controller ships within 4-8 business days but "Delays are expected on new orders due to very high volume. ...

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The Steam Autumn Sale has begun, Steam Award nominations are now being taken

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(Image credit: Valve)The Steam Autumn Sale has begun, and once again the gang at Valve is taking nominations for this year's Steam Awards.Don't worry, we can tell you when the next Steam sale is and how to prioritize getting the best deals. ...

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Pour one out for the Steam Controller, now on closeout sale for just $5

The Steam Autumn Sale has begun, allowing you to nab a copy of Resident Evil 2 for a mere $20 among other savings, but there’s one deal that stands out from the pack — a $5 farewell to Valve’s weirdly wonderful Steam Controller gamepad.Yes, you can now buy the Steam Controller for just $5 plus shipping, and Valve confirms that this is the last batch of these gamepads that will ever be made. ...

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Heart’s Choice interactive romance novels coming to Steam

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A new line of interactive fiction is set to release soon on Steam: a whole bunch of romance novels from publisher Heart’s Choice, a new imprint of prolific interactive fiction publisher Choice of Games.The announcement of the Heart’s Choice imprint came a few years ago, but writing novel-length games takes time to write. ...

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State of Decay 2 has an early 2020 release date on Steam

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State of Decay 2 first dropped in May 2018, but it's finally coming to Steam next year.According to Twitter user lashman, the Steam page for State of Decay 2 is now live even though the listing provides an April 1, 2022 release date. ...

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State of Decay 2 is coming to Steam next year

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State of Decay 2 was released in May 2018, and as a zombie survival game it was quite good, but as a Microsoft Store exclusive, well, I'll let you draw your own conclusions.That won't be an issue for too much longer, though, as it's now listed on Steam and scheduled to go live early next year. ...

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State Of Decay 2 Launches On Steam In 2020

The latest, Heartland, came out during Microsoft's E3 2019 press conference and is billed as State of Decay 2's biggest expansion yet.The game's Steam store page currently makes no mention of whether this PC release will ship with all the game's DLC. ...

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