Client Update - Valve
An update has been released for the Steam Client and will be automatically downloaded.

  • Updated Web control to Chromium version 45.0.2454.85
  • Added a notification bar for users who haven't yet added a phone number, to let them know what a good idea it is to have a secure means of recovering their account
  • Added a separate library category for SteamVR-enabled games
  • Improved UI responsiveness when adding a firewall rule for a game you are installing
  • No longer show a top level dialog box for a group event, if you are in game or your friends status is 'busy'
  • Fixed occasional crash when trying to view users without tags in the friends list
  • Fixed getting a login dialog in Steam when trying to watch a video that you are already watching in another location
  • Fixed Workshop downloads being stuck in some cases
  • Fixed bug causing category info to be missing from the Library in Offline Mode, and sometimes cleared permanently when going back online
  • Fixed failing to load external Steam content libraries when they shared path names

Big Picture
  • First phase of UI refresh including the Home screen, Library, Community and Friends
  • Added ability to search inside of your Library
  • Added native Big Picture UI for viewing your achievements, leaderboards, screenshots, artwork, videos, and Workshop Items
  • Moved access to the Web and Friends panels to the Left and Right shoulder buttons on the controller
  • Added ability to move the on screen keyboard position when using the Web Browser by pressing the X button
  • Added additional communication around controller support when viewing games in your library
  • Added game badge progress in Library detail view
  • Improved the interaction when using only a mouse in the Library view
  • Block game controller events when using the Overlay while in game
  • When using the mouse only hide the cursor once we see keyboard or gamepad input
  • Fixed URL entry into the Web Browser not submitting correctly
  • Fixed crash if you mashed the A button on a game controller while accepting a EULA for a game on launch
  • Fixed situations where Big Picture did not receive focus correctly after exiting a game
  • Fixed being unable to remove favorites in the web view
  • Fixed games not installing correctly if you did several in a short period

In-Home Streaming
  • Fixed failing to reconnect to a host that you were previously streaming from
  • Added streaming controller support for Fairy Bloom Freesia and Ys Origin
  • Fixed graphical issues streaming Dandelion - Wishes brought to you -
  • Temporarily disabled support for Mac OS X as a streaming host
  • Fixed a recent bug which could cause the screen to stop drawing while audio still plays

  • Fixed audio port selection not changing when sound cards change
  • Fixed audio settings wizard to correctly handle unavailable ports
  • Fixed duplicate entries in audio output selection

Mac OS X
  • We are deprecating support for OS X 10.6 in November 2015

Streaming Video
  • Localize video controls and messages to match current Steam Client language

  • Added support for FLAC, OGG Vorbis, and M4A (both AAC and Apple Lossless)
  • Added the ability to seek within a playing track
Product Release - Valve
Pool Nation FX is Now Available on Steam Early Access!

Pool Nation FX, the ultimate Pool Game, is a visually stunning Pool Simulation with an incredible physics engine. On one hand Pool Nation FX is a serious Sim, you can customise your rule sets and play Pool your way for a realistic pool experience on- or offline. On the other hand, you can enjoy a more casual experience with our trick shot mode – which lets you suspend objects in the air, set them on fire and create impossible trickshots.
Product Update - Valve
Added the Treasure of the Seer's Eyeglass.
Announcement - Valve
Today's Deal: Save 50% on Plug & Play!*

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Product Update - Valve
An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:

  • The Invasion Community Update has arrived!
  • Fixed a problem with the Steam Overlay for Mac clients
  • Fixed a regression with weapon hit sounds
    • Hit sounds no longer clip each other
    • Min and max pitch values reverted to what they were prior to the October 1st update
    • Note: the Advanced Options default slider position is 100, which is normal (0) pitch
  • Fixed an issue with the Festive Revolver not drawing correctly
  • Fixed an exploit in Mann vs. Machine related to infinite credits
  • Fixed an exploit related to The Dalokohs Bar
  • Throwables (Jarate, Mad Milk, Flying Guillotine) will now pass through friendly targets at close range. This is the same behavior as rockets and grenades.
  • The Powerhouse and Concealed Killer Weapons Cases have been added to the weekly drop list for Gun Mettle Campaign Coin owners
Product Update - Valve
- Fixed unit selection boxes on Lycan wolves and Dragon Knight's Dragon Form with some cosmetic items.
- Fixed unit selection boxes on Dire Barracks to match the size of the Radiant Barracks.
- Fixed the Fall Compendium attempting to re-download.
Announcement - Valve
Save 60% on This War of Mine during this week's Midweek Madness*!

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Announcement - Valve
Save 75% on Child of Light during this week's Midweek Madness*!

Aurora, a young girl from 1895 Austria, awakens on the lost fairytale continent of Lemuria. To return home she must fight against the dark creatures of the Queen of the Night, who have stolen the sun, the moon and the stars. At stake is not only Lemuria, but Aurora’s true destiny.

*Offer ends Friday at 10AM Pacific Time
Announcement - Valve
Today's Deal: Save 75% on Kingdom Rush!*

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Product Release - Valve
TRANSFORMERS: Devastation is Now Available on Steam!

The TRANSFORMERS are back, and this time they’re in the hands of acclaimed developer PlatinumGames, who have combined their over-the-top brawler action with comic book inspired art to create a TRANSFORMERS game like none other.

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