News tagged ‘valve’

Friday, 21 Feb 2014

Valve’s Upcoming Dota 2 Documentary, ‘Free to Play’ Coming Soon

Valve’s Upcoming Dota 2 Documentary, ‘Free to Play’ Coming Soon

Valve’s upcoming documentary about competitive Dota 2 gaming, ‘Free to Play’ will be made available for free on Steam. ‘Free to Play’ is slated for screening on March 19, about a month from now.

Friday, 17 Jan 2014

Steam Machines Benched and 3DMark-ed

Steam Machines Benched and 3DMark-ed

After the announcement of Steam Machines at CES 2014, Futuremark has been able to get their hands on a few of the consoles and test them with 3DMark. Which manufacturer's machine do you think came out in front?

Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014

Full Steam Ahead for Valve's Steam Machines (Updated)

Full Steam Ahead for Valve's Steam Machines (Updated)

Towards the tail end of 2013, Valve revealed their Steam Machines and SteamOS platform for gamers. If sources are correct, a total of 12 partners may be ready to unveil Steam Machines of their own.

Tuesday, 22 Oct 2013

John Carmack, Co-founder of iD Software, Doubts Success of Valve's Steam Machines

John Carmack, Co-founder of iD Software, Doubts Success of Valve's Steam Machines

John Carmack, co-founder of iD software and CTO of Oculus VR, has raised doubts about the success of Valve's upcoming Steam Machines. He expressed his concerns on the viability of the Linux-based gaming console, running on Steam OS.

Tuesday, 8 Oct 2013

Steam Machine Prototype Details Made Available

Steam Machine Prototype Details Made Available

With the 300 Steam Machine prototypes set to head out to selected testers by the end of October 2013, Valve has revealed more details regarding the specifications of the devices.

Friday, 4 Oct 2013

Xi3 Piston Console Updated, Pre-order Ready, Retails on Black Friday

Xi3 Piston Console Updated, Pre-order Ready, Retails on Black Friday

Xi3 has announced that its Piston Console will go on sale on Black Friday, 29 November 2013. Housed in a grapefruit-sized, matte black aluminum chassis, it is also up for pre-order now. Details inside.

Monday, 30 Sep 2013

New Steam Controller from Valve

New Steam Controller from Valve

Finishing of their trio of announcements, Valve has introduced a new handheld controller. The Steam Controller does away with thumbsticks and replaces them with trackpads and a touchpad to boot.

Thursday, 26 Sep 2013

Valve's Second Salvo is Steam Machines

Valve's Second Salvo is Steam Machines

After the announcement of SteamOS, Valve has revealed their plans for hardware. Partnering up with different manufacturers, Valve plans on releasing multiple machines running SteamOS in early 2014.

Tuesday, 24 Sep 2013

Valve Announces SteamOS

Valve Announces SteamOS

Valve has announced their new SteamOS, an operating system based on Linux and designed for the living room gaming PC.

Friday, 15 Feb 2013

Valve Officially Releases Steam for Linux Client

Valve Officially Releases Steam for Linux Client

Valve has officially launch its Steam client for Linux and the company has announced a week-long sale for Linux games with discounts up to 75% off the listed prices.

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