- Added Mechanics I for new players! - Added 7 new item sets to the Dota store. - Immortal and Tournament items can now be traded on the Steam Community Market.
GAMEPLAY - Clockwerk: Fixed Power Cogs pulling more than just heroes inside the cogs. - Huskar: Fixed Berserker's Blood not stacking at the proper health thresholds. - Keeper of the Light: Fixed Mana Leak accumulating mana loss during magic immunity. - Phantom Lancer: Fixed an issue where illusions made by a player on the other team would create uncontrollable Juxtapose illusions. - Tusk: Fixed a case where heroes with very small collision size could escape Ice Shards. - Tusk: Fixed a rare bug where teleporting could cause Walrus Punched units to end up in odd positions. - Fixed various aspects of Spectral Dagger logic being dispellable. - Fixed sometimes being revealed if your projectile hits the target after you become invisible with Shadow Blade. - Improved TP interaction with FoW - Fixed being able to get units stuck with Telekinesis and Vacuum around the rune area
UI - Added the ability to examine chests. - Added a Game History tab to the Team Profile. - Added checkbox for filtering Live Games to just Team games. - You can now click on Team names in Live or Recent games to view their team profiles. - Added a post-game Match Quality survey panel. - Added an icon to backpack slots if that item is currently equipped. - Fixed the courier delivery icon popping when the courier collected stash items. - Fixed courier delivery being delayed by 0.5 seconds if there were no items to get from the stash. - Fixed courier move orders not clearing the transfer items buff icon. - Players can now set a custom rich presence status that can be displayed on the UI. - Fixed Lina's Fiery Soul buff not showing the correct cooldown if it was refreshed with 3 stacks.
BOTS - When a push is happening into a base, global desire to farm is significantly decreased. - Fixed a case where bots far from the lane front could thrash into and out of Push Lane mode. - Single-player bot games now run locally on the user's machine. - Increased reaction time by about 50% in all modes.
AUDIO/VISUAL - Updated Arc Lightning's visual effects and sound - Updated Shadow Shaman's attack sound - Updated Ether Shock's visual effects and sound - Updated Mjollnir and Maelstrom visual effects
Lead one of 18 different alien races to become a mighty pan-galactic empire. Manage your colonies, deploy your fleets and conduct research. Plot your strategy and turn your planets into mighty bastions. Explore new star systems, where you may encounter tachyon storms, psychic plants, primitives or find abandoned alien technology. Diplomacy is of utter importance in being successful. Make pacts and alliances, make threats or ask for favours - and when the time is right, replace diplomacy by space combat and fight it out in real-time 3D.
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Egosoft is happy to announce that from today, a Japanese text translation for X3: Terran Conflict and X3: Albion Prelude is available on Steam for all users. This translation is provided with thanks to our publishing partner zoo.co.jp and should fix the problem some users were experiencing when installing the Japanese version on an account where the international version was already installed.
Updates to Team Fortress 2, Day of Defeat: Source and Half-Life 2: Deathmatch have been released. The updates will be applied automatically when your Steam client is restarted. The major changes include:
Source Engine Changes (TF2, DoD:S, HL2:DM)
Improved performance for the Linux version
Team Fortress 2
Fixed a problem that was preventing some older demos from being played
Fixed a client/server crash when a flamethrower gets destroyed while firing
Fixed missing buttons on the item import tool
Removed the promo restrictions from the Shred Alert, the Brutal Bouffant, and the Buck Turner All-Stars
Updated the Vaccinator with its own uber-off sound and a sound when toggling resist types
Updated some of the animations for the Shred Alert taunt
Updated a couple HUD panels to support team scores with more than two digits
From the land of wind, fire, water, lightning and earth comes Kage Genji. Defending the village of the Hidden Cocoon from all forces that would oppose it, Kage Genji holds the highest religious rank an Entin disciple can attain. Are you a weary traveler looking for spiritual guidance? Then turn your clouded gaze to Kage Genji!
The 21st Century Cold War is heating up. With technologically-advanced weaponry, drones and advanced robotics, Call of Duty®: Black Ops II redeploys with Revolution, a new downloadable content pack boasting 4 brand-new Multiplayer Maps
And for the first time ever, players will enter these firefights with a bonus weapon the Peacekeeper hybrid SMG-Assault Rifle yours to level up and customize on all Call of Duty: Black Ops II multiplayer maps.
This first map pack also includes a healthy dose of the undead, as Treyarch introduces the brand new Zombies Co-Op Map, Die Rise, bringing a terrifying new twist that will turn your undead world upside down. And for even more zombie-stopping action, the new Zombies game mode, Turned, flips the battle around, putting players into the role of the zombie fighting for survival against a human opponent.
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Trials Evolution: Gold Edition contains all the content of the original, best-selling XBLA game Trials Evolution, plus all of the single player tracks and skill games from Trials HD.
Trials Evolution: Gold Edition is optimized and enhanced for the PC gaming platform. All of the features of its forerunners from the in-game editor, player sharing of tracks, and global Leader Boards, will be re-integrated into the game in a way that fits the new platform.
Save 66% on Mark of the Ninja as part of this week's Weekend Deal*! Checkout the title that Destructoid said "stand(s) as the benchmark by which all stealth games are now measured."
In Mark of the Ninja, you'll know what it is to truly be a ninja. You must be silent, agile and clever to outwit your opponents in a world of gorgeous scenery and flowing animation. Marked with cursed tattoos giving you heightened senses, every situation presents you with options. Will you be an unknown, invisible ghost, or a brutal, silent assassin?
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War of the Roses is a team based third person action game set in 15th century England. Two rival branches of the Royal House of Plantagenet - the house of Lancaster (the reds) and the house of York (the whites) fight over the throne, and the player is thrown into the fray. Players go toe-to-toe with their opponents using authentic and visceral weapons of the time period including broad swords, long bows and battle-axes.