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Steam

Steam hit a record 120 million monthly active users in 2020

Steam released their Year In Review for 2020, and we get to see a glimpse at some relatively cool numbers for the digital gaming platform. Steam started their review with an overview of some numbers and acknowledging how the year has gone for everyone. Image Credits: Valve "As many

15 Jan 21 1 min read
Epic Games

Epic is not holding any in-person events in 2021 due to COVID-19

Epic has announced that they will not be holding any in-person events in 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This includes any in-person Fortnite tournaments. Even though they do not plan on holding in-person events, that will not stop them from having online events and tournaments. "We will continue

06 Dec 20 1 min read
Electronic Arts

EA Play is live on Steam

As of yesterday, August 31st, Steam users are now able to subscribe to EA Play, Electronic Arts' subscription service. Recently, EA has decided to bring their games back to Steam after leaving nearly nine years ago to promote their game launcher platform, Origin. Although their games are slowly coming back

01 Sep 20 1 min read
Steam

Steam Game Festival to return this October

It has been announced that there will be an Autumn Edition of the Steam Game Festival. In a recent tweet from Geoff Keighly, who announced the Summer Edition festival, it looks like we will be blessed with another Game Festival to try out some game demos on Steam. Valve is

13 Aug 20 1 min read
Steam

Steam places more restrictions on country switching

Valve has decided to make it more difficult for you to switch countries. This is to help prevent people from taking advantage of Steam's regional pricing when they do not live in said country. To help prevent this, Valve has added more restrictions on its game distribution service, Steam. This

31 Jul 20 1 min read
Valve

Steam quietly released a playtest button

It looks like Valve has decided to roll out a new way for companies to offer beta programs for their games. According to SteamDB creator @thexpaw, Valve shipped the playtest button to the steam store. This can be seen on the game, Total War: Elysium, a hearthstone-like card game. Currently,

28 Jul 20 1 min read
Valve

Steam Summer Game Festival has been delayed

Valve has announced that it will be delaying the Steam Summer Game Festival from its original dates of June 9th-14th to June 16th-22nd. Essentially it is a one week delay. Nothing has changed from the structure of how the event will run. There will still be time-limited demos and live

07 Jun 20 1 min read