Product Update - Valve
Patch 1716:

[Controls] Added possibility to change the keyboard setup in an external file
[Controls] Added default left handed control setup
[Camera] Fixed FoV automatically returning back to 45
[Camera] Improved the out of fight camera
[FX] Fixed rare FX issue with technomancers power on lower configurations
[Graphics] Fixed rare remaining cases where characters could sometime be stuck in the ceiling [Tutorial] Fixed rare cases where a tutorial popup won't close
[Saves] Fixed savegames with UNC path
[Quests] Various quests fixes
[Sound] Added -stereo and -surround command line options to force audio mode selection
Product Update - Valve
Rev: 76128

- Updates to Telekinesis gamepad controls: Allow cycling through Telekinesis-enabled objects using shoulder buttons
- Updates to in-game gamepad control screen page & gamepad tooltips, to properly communicate latest control settings
- Updates to in-game control screen page ordering: Show gamepad controls page 1st, keyboard-and-mouse page 2nd
- Updates to customkeys.ini file to provide players with ability to override controls for new Telekinesis focus-cycling commands
- Minor level updates to improve flow when playing with a gamepad (e.g. minor modifications to end-puzzle in level 15)
- Updates to pdf manual gamepad control page

Announcement - Valve
Rising Storm is Now Available for Pre-Purchase on Steam and is 15% off!

Pre-Purchase and receive access to the beta! Plus, save 25% if you own Red Orchestra 2!

Rising Storm is the next game in the award-winning Red Orchestra franchise. Rising Storm goes to the Pacific Theater, adding more features, new levels, new weapons and new factions. The game will allow the player to fight across iconic locations from the famous island-hopping campaigns in the Pacific from 1942 to 1945, as the US Army and Marine Corps fight it out with the Imperial Japanese army and Special Naval Landing Forces. Players will experience beach assaults, jungle fighting, close quarters night fighting and more across Guadalcanal, Iwo Jima and Saipan, among other iconic battles. The player is able to take the part of either side – American or Japanese – battling it out online in multiplayer on up to 64-player servers.

May 16, 2013
Product Release - Valve
Reus is Now Available on Steam and is 10% off


In Reus, you control powerful giants that help you shape the planet to your will. You can create mountains and oceans, forests and more. Enrich your planet with plants, minerals and animal life. There is only one thing on the planet that you do not control: mankind, with all their virtues and and all their vices. You can shape their world, but not their will. Provide for them and they may thrive. Give them too much, and their greed may gain the upper hand.


Key Features
  • Control four mighty giants, each with their unique abilities

  • Terra-form the planet to your will, experiment with different terrain types

  • A complex system of upgrades and synergies allows for endless styles of play

  • Observe humanity, let your giants praise or punish them

  • Enjoy an interesting art style and a strong soundtrack

  • Enrich the planet with over 100 plants, animals and minerals

  • Unlock new content by helping humanity achieve numerous developments



*Offer ends May 23rd at 10AM Pacific Time
Product Release - Valve
Call of Duty®: Black Ops II - Uprising, all new content for Call of Duty®: Black Ops II is Now Available on Steam!

A new era in warfare continues. Call of Duty®: Black Ops II Uprising, the latest downloadable content pack, includes four incredibly diverse Multiplayer Maps, including the return of a re-imagined Multiplayer classic: Magma, Encore, Vertigo and Studio.

Anchoring the second map pack is Mob of the Dead, Treyarch’s most terrifying Zombies experience to date. Top Hollywood talent rounds out a cast of four Prohibition-era gangsters – each with a unique set of skills – that are forced to fend off hordes of the undead while imprisoned on San Francisco’s notorious Alcatraz Island. While guard towers and new weapons offer tactical advantages, survival offers an unprecedented new challenge for these four lost souls.

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Today's Deal: Save 75% on the Mass Effect Collection!

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Announcement - Valve
Play Counter-Strike: Global Offensive for FREE starting now through Sunday at 1PM Pacific Time. You can also pickup Counter-Strike: Global Offensive at 50% off the regular price*

CS: GO features new maps, characters, and weapons and delivers updated versions of the classic CS content (de_dust, etc.). In addition, CS: GO will introduce new gameplay modes, matchmaking, leader boards, and more.

*Offer ends Monday at 10AM Pacific Time
Product Release - Valve
War For The Overworld is Now Available on Steam


War for the Overworld is a Dungeon Management Game that employs your favourite aspects of the RPG, RTS and god game genres.
Control a malevolent Underlord with unrivaled dark power and an insatiable desire for bloody conquest.
Join the Early Access Bedrock Beta today!


Product Update - Valve
A hotfix update has been released for X3: Albion Prelude 3.0, which fixes a crash that some users experienced after loading certain savegames.
Product Update - Valve
Release Notes for 5/15/2013

[ MAPS ]
- de_train: Fixed grenade collision bug, other minor bugs.

[ MISC ]
- Added a convar sv_vote_allow_in_warmup defaulting to off and controlling whether votes are allowed during warmup.
- Shooting through a nodraw surface now doesn't count as a gun penetration (you can always shoot through nodraw).
- Consolidated Map Groups in Classic Casual and Demolition modes.
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