Product Update - Valve
Release Notes for 2/13/2013

* Deagle: increased effective range.
* P250: reduced effective range.
* Glock: increased recoil on burst.
* Added a community dedicated server convar "sv_workshop_allow_other_maps". When this option is enabled and the server is idling empty, it will allow players to reserve it on another workshop map. Server will then download the other workshop map and let players play it, after the map ends the players will mapcycle into workshop collection hosted by the server.
* Added a game setting 'Max Acceptable Matchmaking Ping' to allow users in geographic locations far from official datacenters to find games via matchmaking without using developer's console.
* Servers starting to host a workshop collection will no longer show up as running de_dust.
* Added convar mp_death_drop_c4 that determines whether C4 is droppable.
* Fixed not being able to drop C4 in Demolition mode.
* Added display of public joinable games in maps workshop browser.
* Fixed dead players getting a network update that showed their dead icon position at the position of the player they jumped to spectate right after dying
* Fixed mapcycle problems when the server was playing a map outside of active mapgroup or collection.
* Workshop maps no longer show "workshop" prefix on master server and official maps show "official" instead of map id when played as part of hosted workshop collection.
* Fixed the post processing effects (like blur) persisting through a level change to the new map if the new map does not contain a postprocess_controller entity.
* Fixed some sv convars so they can be executed via map cfg files
* Fixed the regular radar images not showing on the loading screen for workshop/custom maps
* Fixed an interpolation exploit with bogus update rates.
* Fixed a regression where old protobuf demo files failed to play. All protobuf demos should be playable again.
* Maps that are newly subscribed are now highlighted as NEW in the UI.
Announcement - Valve
Pre-Purchase Resident Evil 6 now and help unlock special rewards. Possible rewards include the Resident Evil 6 Digital Soundtrack and Artbook, a Free Copy of Resident Evil 5, and the Resident Evil 6 DLC Season Pass. Check out the store page for more details.

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Pre-Purchase is not available in all countries. Please check out the store page for more details.

Product Release - Valve
Sniper Elite: Nazi Zombie Army is Now Available for Pre-Purchase on Steam and is 20% off!

Featuring a co-op campaign for 1 to 4 players, Nazi Zombie Army is a horrifying new stand-alone expansion of the award-winning Sniper Elite series. In the dying flames of World War II, a despairing Hitler unleashes one final, unholy gamble – a legion of undead super soldiers that threatens to overwhelm the whole of Europe.

Product Update - Valve
Nuclear Dawn update 6.9.3
- Fixed compass directions on Coast.
- Fixed crash or hang on startup when subscribed to Workshop maps that become unavailable (removed, hidden by author).
- Fixed exploit that could allow commanders to become invulnerable.
- Fixed a case where explosion damage could travel through structures.
- Unlocked mat_hdr_level convar for mappers generating cubemaps.
Announcement - Valve
Brutal Legend is now available for pre-purchase on Steam and is 25% off! Additionally, you'll receive access to the multiplayer beta!

Set in a universe somewhere between Lord of the Rings and Spinal Tap, Brutal Legend is an action-adventure that marries visceral combat with open-world freedom and features a talented voice cast including Jack Black, Lemmy Kilmister, Rob Halford, and more!

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Announcement - Valve
Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2 is Now Available for Pre-Purchase on Steam,

Pre-Purchase Now and receive a free copy of Sniper Ghost Warrior Gold Edition and the exclusive MK 14 EBR Rifle! Already own Sniper Ghost Warrior Gold Edition? Gift it to a friend.

Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2 promises to be the ultimate sniper experience you can buy for the PC. Building on the suggestions of over 3 million fans who bought the original Ghost Warrior, CI Games utilized the phenomenal CryEngine 3 and worked hard to implement changes and redesign the game so it can better meet the sniping fan’s taste.

Product Release - Valve
The Law Enforcer Pack, all new content for Sleeping Dogs is Now Available on Steam!

The Law Enforcer Pack grants you ultimate access to everything the HKPD has to offer, including the SWAT Tactical Uniform, the Crime Scene Investigator outfit complete with a nightstick baton), plus five vehicles - the SDU Armored Truck, the HKPD Cruiser, the HKPD Motorcycle, the HKPD Van, and the HKPD SUV.

Announcement - Valve
March of the Eagles is Now Available for Pre-Purchase on Steam and is 10% off! As a special offer, all pre-orders include a copy of Sengoku!

The war-game March of the Eagles focuses on the dramatic conflicts of Europe during 1805 to 1820. Explore one of the defining periods in European history with this experience crafted by the masters of Grand Strategy, Paradox Development Studio. The makers of Hearts of Iron and Europa Universalis now bring The Napoleonic War to life in this war-focused strategy game.

Product Release - Valve
ArtRage 4 is Now Available on Steam.

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