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:

  • Announcing the Maps Workshop Beta!
    • Check out the blog post for more information
    • Added bsp_repack command to repack a BSP file with optimal compression
    • Maps uploaded to the workshop are automatically compressed
    • Added tf_workshop_refresh command to recheck tracked workshop maps and refresh subscriptions
    • Added tf_workshop_map_sync command to immediately install a map from the workshop by ID
    • Added sv_allow_point_servercommand to disable point_servercommand entities. Defaults to "official" Valve maps only. Can also be set to "disallow" and "always".
Client Update - Valve
An update has been released for the Steam Client and will be automatically downloaded.

  • Added integration with Steam Refunds and Support Site
  • Reduced the delay when reconnecting to Steam after waking from sleep or changing networks
  • Reduced the amount of disk space necessary to decrypt a preloaded game
  • Fixed the "Quit" option in the offline-mode startup dialog box not quitting Steam immediately
  • Fixed odd menu behavior when clicking between Steam windows while a menu is visible
  • Fixed a bug where AltGr+Key on non-US keyboards would trigger Ctrl+Key shortcuts
  • Fixed bugs when using Alt+Left/Right (Mac: Cmd+Left/Right) to navigate main window history
  • Fixed keystrokes in web views being diverted to the Find popup even after it is dismissed
  • Fixed choppy framerate when watching broadcasts or videos in a background window
  • Fixed situations where the Status menu checkmark could disappear or otherwise not match your actual online status
  • Reduced length of the suggested folder name for backups of multiple games

Big Picture
  • Fixed a bug where the web browser would not scroll to the top when "Home" is pressed
  • Improved support for collecting information during pre-purchase checkout
  • Fixed a rare bug that could block users from completing Big Picture login after a password reset
  • Fixed a bug that could cause disabled UI elements to incorrectly appear active

In-Home Streaming
  • Fixed a bug that blocked reconnection to the host for a short time after ending a stream
  • Fixed a bug where attaching a Xbox 360 Controller mid-game could generate unexpected controller input

  • Fixed a bug where Steam windows could move completely off-screen if maximized on a secondary monitor which contains the taskbar and is to the left of the primary monitor

Mac OS X
  • Fixed a bug which rendered black pages instead of web content for some users
  • Added Command-[ and Command-] hotkeys for forward and back navigation
  • Reduced energy impact of leaving Steam running in the background

  • Improved font appearance of cross-language CJK characters when running with Japanese language settings
  • Fixed an issue under network settings that would show invalid/missing networks as configurable
Product Release - Valve
Dirty Bomb is now in Open Beta on Steam! London is a post-apocalyptic wasteland with no law and no order, it's time to call in the mercenaries. Suit up and go toe-to-toe with other soldiers of fortune as you battle it out for riches and bragging rights. Work together or die alone in the most challenging team-based FPS. Try it today for free.

Announcement - Valve
Save 80% on Skullgirls during this week's Midweek Madness, and PLAY FOR FREE, now until Sunday June 7th at 1pm Pacific! Discount offer lasts until Monday at 10am Pacific.

Skullgirls is a fast-paced 2-D fighting game that puts players in control of fierce warriors in an extraordinary Dark Deco world. Featuring all-new game systems which test the skills of veteran fighting game fans while also making the genre enjoyable and accessible to newcomers.

Skullgirls is a modern take on classic arcade fighters with a hand-drawn high-definition twist. It’s a one-of-a-kind, action-packed competition complete with awesome combos and an intriguing backstory.

Announcement - Valve
Save 40% on Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty during this week's Midweek Madness*!

Explore ancient ruins, dodge carnivorous beasts and avoid trigger-happy guards as Abe, the original Oddworld hero in this lovingly recrafted take on the classic adventure "Abe's Oddysee".

Once a happy floor waxer in Oddworld's biggest meat processing plant, Abe stumbles across his boss's secret plan to turn the factory's slave labor force into the latest in the RuptureFarms Tasty Treats line of novelty meat snacks. Abe now has to save his own skin from the grinders, but simply escaping the flesh farm is only the start of his Oddysee - for many dangers await Abe on his journey to discover his destiny.

*Offer ends Friday at 10AM Pacific Time
Steam Blog - Valve
We're releasing a major update to how we handle requests for refunds for purchases on Steam. You can read through all the details about refunds on Steam here, or visit if you’re having trouble with a purchase. We hope this will give you more confidence in trying out titles that you're less certain about.

Let us know what you think.
Product Release - Valve
METAL SLUG is Now Available for Pre-Purchase on Steam and is 20% off!*

“METAL SLUG ”, the very first title in SNK’s legendary 2D run & gun action shooting game series where it all began, returns on the Steam gaming platform!

*Offer ends at 9AM Pacific Time on June 26th
Product Release - Valve
LEGO® Worlds is Now Available on Steam Early Access!

In a galaxy of procedural worlds made entirely from LEGO bricks, will you EXPLORE environments filled with adventure, then alter them? DISCOVER secrets and treasures, then play with them? CREATE your own models, then make a world your own? In LEGO® Worlds, it’s up to you
Product Release - Valve
MASSIVE CHALICE is Now Available on Steam and is 20% off!*

MASSIVE CHALICE is a tactical strategy game set on an epic timeline from Double Fine Productions. As the Immortal Ruler of the nation, you'll take command of its heroes, forge heroic marriages to strengthen your Bloodlines, and battle a mysterious enemy known as the Cadence in a 300 year war.

*Offer ends June 8 at 10AM Pacific Time
Announcement - Valve
Today's Deal: Save 75% on XCOM: Enemy Unknown!*

Look for the deals each day on the front page of Steam. Or follow us on twitter or Facebook for instant notifications wherever you are!

*Offer ends Wednesday at 10AM Pacific Time

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