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Product Release - Valve
The 1 Machine and The Hearse DLC is Now Available on Steam!

The machine that started the legacy & a gloomy hearse.

Announcement - Valve
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Product Update - Valve
An update to the Portal 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when your Steam client is restarted. The major changes include:

- Fixed glass and grating items causing maps to fail compiling in some configurations
- Fixed Puzzle Maker UI menus sometimes dismissing themselves just after opening
- Fixed Puzzle Maker autosaves not being deleted properly on Macs
- Multiple localization fixes
May 9, 2012
Product Update - Valve
Update Notes:

English:

Features
- Most monster attacks can be blocked now
- Player has the ability to dodge during combat

Bugfixes
- Fixed issue with flickering trees in far distance
- Fixed issue with SLI graphic cards
- Fixed a crash with 7.1 sound system configuration
- Fixed a crash during climbing
- Fixed issue within return to ship option
- Fixed rain in interiors
- Crew members can't be killed by monsters anymore
- Player get the cunning potion after he crafted it
- Fixed issues with skill teachers

Balance/Tweaks

- Maximum amount of automatic saves was limited to 10
- Improvements in monster combat AI
- Improvements in character AI if they get attacked from behind
- Improved vegetation rendering
- Improved object view distance
- Improved terrain rendering

- Simplify cannon sabotage in Puerto Isabella
- Merchant on Sword Coast sells Rum and Grog
- Removed exploit for shooting game
- Mara's health increased
- Stealbeard's hat can't be sold anymore


German:

Features
- Spieler kann nun die meisten Angriffe von Monstern blocken
- Spieler verfügt nun über einen "Ausweichen" Move im Kampf

Bugfixes
- Bäume in der Entfernung flackern nun auf NVidia Karten nicht mehr
- Probleme mit Grafikkarten im SLI Verbund gelöst
- Absturz bei Verwendung eines 7.1 Soundsystems behoben
- Selten auftretenden Absturz beim klettern behoben
- Fehler bei "Rückkehr zum Schiff" Option behoben
- Fehler bei Regen in Innenräumen behoben
- Crew Mitglieder können nun nicht mehr von Monstern getötet werden
- Spieler erhält nun das Item Narrensaft nach dem brauen
- Fehler beim erlernen von bestimmten Fähigkeiten behoben

Balance/Tweaks

- Es werden nur noch maximal zehn Autosaves angelegt
- Verbesserung im Angriffsverhalten der Monster KI
- Verbesserung im Angriffsverhalten wenn Charactere von hinten angegriffen wurden
- Verbesserung in der Darstellung der Vegetation
- Verbesserung der Sichtweite für Gegenstände
- Verbesserung der Darstellung des Geländes

- Kannonen sabotieren in Puerto Isabella ist jetzt wesentlich einfacher
- Händlerin an der Schwertküste verkauft jetzt auch Rum
- Exploit beim Schießen Minispiel entfernt
- Lebenspunkte von Mara erhöht
- Stahlbarts Hut kann nun nicht mehr verkauft werden
Product Update - Valve
(Build 154741)
- Middle mouse button didn't work on OSX. Fixed.
- Mouse wheel didn't work properly on OSX. Fixed.
- Fixed wrong calculations of tangent space for plane-mappings in vertex shaders.
- Fixed problem with black screen on Mac systems with ATI GPUs and OS X Snow Leopard.

Product Update - Valve
An update to the Source SDK has been released. The update will be applied automatically when your Steam client is restarted. The major changes include:

- Fixed faceposer crash in Source Multiplayer
- Added Maya 2012 support
- Updated Maya launch scripts and configs
- Added itemtest.com which is a command line driven non-gui version of itemtest for batch processing of items
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Additionally Alan Wake's American Nightmare is now available for Pre-Purchase on Steam.

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Alan Wake's American Nightmare is now available for pre-purchase on Steam! Pre-purchase now and receive 10% off. Own the original Alan Wake on Steam and receive an extra 15% off.

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