Announcement - Valve
The E.Y.E: Blood Games expansion is released! It includes the PVP, 4 new solo/coop levels and fixes to the game. To celebrate the release of the expansion E.Y.E Divine Cybermancy will be 50% off until April 29th.

Battle Royal:

In this round by round competition, the last man standing wins. All other participants are enemies!
You start each round with a random weapon and armor. Your aim is to finish the game with the most possible points.
You get points when you kill an enemy and also, when you are the survivor of the round.
You are free to use one of your existing Avatar, including one from the solo.
Some of your PSI and cyber powers are deactivated in this game mode.

Team Artifact:

Team competition. In this mode, Jians confront Culters for the artifact control. To do that you need to:
Take the artifact and carry it to the enemy area.
If the artifact is in the enemy area, the round ends. A new one will start and players will return to their initial positions.
Each team starts with an amount of resurectors. You win the round when the other team runs out of resurectors.
Carrying the artifact to the enemy area.
Killing an enemy.
Hacking special interfaces.

At the beginning of the game, choose your team and character class.

Changelog:

Additions:

• Added: 2 new multiplayers game modes: Battle Royal and Team Artifact with 6 new maps.
• Added: 4 new custom secondary and coop missions maps: cm_cu_street, cm_cu_sewer, cm_cu_marsarena and cm_cu_arcturus.
• Added: Leaderboards and stats for Battle Royal and Team Artifact.
• Added: Effects on the X2 aiming magnifiers.
• Added: Option to hide the crosshair.
• Added: Possibility to answer with the keyboard during dialogues.
• Added: Legs damages could slow the player up to 50% of its initial speed.
• Added: Maintenance consumes Stamina.
• Added: Icons showing which weapon has been used by a player to kill another one.
• Added: Avatars saves are stored in "my documents" folder. Old saves are moved there.

Modifications:

• Updated: FPS optimization while shooting.
• Updated: Improvement of the hacking AI.
• Updated: Players animations reworked.
• Updated: Textures of the aiming interfaces reworked.
• Updated: Adjustment of some textures.
• Updated: Balancing of the lean system.
• Updated: Modification of the players’ ragdolls parameters.
• Updated: Icons displayed in the armory reworked.
• Updated: Using a Psi power deactivates the Cloak and uses more Stamina.
• Updated: Balancing of the amount of XP won with some Psi powers.
• Updated: Improvement of the parry system with melee weapons: a player parried couldn't attack for a brief delay.
• Updated: Improvement of the melee weapon collision system.
• Updated: Particles visual effects removed when charging for a power attack.
• Updated: Maximum speed for the sprint increased up to twice.
• Updated: More important decrease of the Stamina while parrying.
• Updated: Backstab always kills in one shot.
• Updated: Probability to get the Detective achievement increased.
• Updated: Repositioning and visual improvement of the interface displayed at the player's dead.
• Updated: Deus Ex can't be killed anymore by Dragon Breath or Invocation powers.

Bug fixes:

• Fixed: Potential crash while hacking.
• Fixed: Dedicated server didn't run the map chosen during the setup.
• Fixed: Incorrect physbox on a case model.
• Fixed: Illumination position on a gargoyle statue model.
• Fixed: Blood spraying removed in case of a successful parry.
• Fixed: Incorrect tiling of some textures.
• Fixed: Issue with physical objects if taken by a player while another already holds it.
• Fixed: Sound script error for the Carnophage.
• Fixed: Error messages due to some particles.
• Fixed: Backstab message was displayed if Dragon Breath is used in the back of the target.
• Fixed: Changing firemode when equipped with melee weapons could prevent from attacking.
• Fixed: Issue on the first person view when a player was joining a game since another one was using the armory.
• Fixed: Availability to abusively use some actions through the keyboard shortcuts.
• Fixed: Players could be stuck in armory.
• Fixed: Availability to use some actions while the avatar creation interface was displayed.
• Fixed: Backstab message was displayed when attacking an allied even with friendly fire turned to 0.
• Fixed: Deletion on unused files.
• Fixed: Sound of the sentry could be looped in some circumstances.
• Fixed: Player could be equipped with more weapons than it should.
• Fixed: The chat windows could stay displayed after a change level.
• Fixed: The Kraak attacks always pushed the player in the same direction.
• Fixed: "my legs are ok" message wasn't displayed if healed with medkit.
• Fixed: Some kind of ammunitions weren't dropped by NPCs.
• Fixed: "Toggle HUD" action was preventing from switching weapon.
• Fixed: Flashlight couldn't be switched off while the player was cloaked.
• Fixed: Animation bug while jumping with a grenade.
• Fixed: Various typos in texts.
• Fixed: During a connection, the message "you are on Team spectator" could be displayed.
• Fixed: Throwing an object while running could cause the weapon to fire.
• Fixed: Availability to attack when sprinting during maintenance.
• Fixed: Bug related to the push on a ladder.
• Fixed: The hack interface displayed "me" instead of the player’s name actually hacked.

Product Release - Valve
Dead Island Riptide is Now Available on Steam in North America, Australia, and New Zealand. Please see the game page for the local release time in your territory.

They thought they had escaped Banoi, but can't wake up from this nightmare. Thrown back into the midst of the Zombie outbreak, the fight for survival continues!

Dead Island Riptide takes players to the island of Palanai on the Banoi archipelago, infested with bloodthirsty Zombies and only a few remaining Survivors still fighting for their lives.
Introducing new terrifying enemies, deadly weapons, a new playable character and much more, Dead Island Riptide will draw players back into a world that has grown corrupt - with the last rays of hope vanishing in rising tides.

Product Release - Valve
Pre-Purchase GRID 2 and get 10% off* and the Headstart Pack for free. Also by pre-purchasing you help unlock other special rewards. Possible rewards include the GRID 2 McLaren Racing Pack, a free copy of GRID, and the IndyCar and GTR Racing Packs. Check out the store page for more details.

Be fast, be first and be famous as the race returns in GRID 2, the sequel to the BAFTA-award winning, multi-million selling Race Driver: GRID. Experience aggressive racing against advanced AI and become immersed in the race with GRID 2’s new TrueFeel™ Handling system which powers edge of control exhilaration behind the wheel of every iconic car. The next generation of the EGO Game Technology Platform delivers genre-defining visuals and jaw-dropping damage as you prove yourself across three continents in a new, evolving world of motorsport. Earn fame, fans and fortune as you blaze your way to the top in intense, relentless races on licensed circuits, beautifully realised city streets and lethal mountain roads. GRID 2 will also set the new standard for multiplayer racing with innovative modes, an entirely separate progression system and deep integration with RaceNet, the free online extension for Codemasters Racing games.

Grid 2 Is Racing, Redefined.

*Offer ends May 27th at 4PM Pacific Time.

Client Update - Valve
A new Steam Client update has been released and will be automatically downloaded. The specific changes are:

- Reposition notification/inbox menu up so it doesn't conflict with supernav menus
- Fix for an incorrect font being used in Big Picture on Windows 7 after installing IE 10
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Apr 22, 2013
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FEZ is Now Available for Pre-Purchase on Steam and is 10% off!

Gomez is a 2D creature living in a 2D world. Or is he? When the existence of a mysterious 3rd dimension is revealed to him, Gomez is sent out on a journey that will take him to the very end of time and space. Use your ability to navigate 3D structures from 4 distinct classic 2D perspectives. Explore a serene and beautiful open-ended world full of secrets, puzzles and hidden treasures. Unearth the mysteries of the past and discover the truth about reality and perception. Change your perspective and look at the world in a different way.

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Leviathan: Warships is Now Available for Pre-Purchase on Steam! Act now and receive the Marauder Unit Pack for Free!

Leviathan: Warships is a turn-based, strategic action game where players can build and customize their own fleet of warships. Play with or against your friends across multiple game modes. Team up in the co-op campaign to battle the growing Marauder threat or fight through special challenge missions with your friends. You can also go online and test your admiral capabilities against friends or foes in skirmishes on multiple maps.

Product Release - Valve
Three new DLC's for Victoria II are now available on Steam!

Songs of the Civil War adds nine minutes of music to enhance the atmosphere of Victoria II.

German Unit Pack adds updated uniforms and units for German soldiers. This includes units and uniforms for the German Empire, North German Federation, South German Federation and Prussia.

Interwar Engineer Unit adds unique uniforms for armies using engineer divisions in the interwar period between WWI and WWII.





Product Release - Valve
Jungle Hunt, all new content for Sacred Citadel is Now Available on Steam!

The battle has been won, but the war is not over yet! "Big Mama", the malodorous leader of the evil Grimmoc has escaped with the stolen Seraphim artifact into the menacing jungles of Ancaria! Bring "Big Mama" to justice and retrieve the valuable item. Gather together once again, combine your friend's skills and enjoy this enthralling new chapter of Sacred Citadel

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