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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Update Adds Microtransactions to View Stats

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An update for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive came out last night that has angered some players. Ok, it's angered a lot of players out there. First off, Operation Broken Fang has come to an end. You will have until May 15th in order to claim your rewards for said operation.

There are, naturally, other changes included in this update. For instance, Valve has removed Train from the...
 

Borderlands 3 Cost Epic $146 million for Six Months of EGS Exclusivity

At least $80 million was guaranteed to 2K.

Another big reveal came today from the legal battle between Epic Games v. Apple. This time we learned a little bit about what it takes to buy off six months of exclusivity for the Epic Games Store. Specifically, we learned just what it took to make Borderlands 3 a six month Epic Games Store exclusive.

According to internal Epic finances from October 2019, Epic Games paid a total of $146 million (USD) to Borderlands 3 publisher...
 

Leaked Document Shows How Much Epic Paid for the Free Games on EGS

It apparently doesn't take much to sell your soul to the devil.

Another document from the ongoing Epic Games v. Apple case surfaced today that sheds some light on how much money some studios got for offering their game for free on the Epic Games Store. Revealed were the first nine months of free games offered through the Epic Games Store, how many free entitlements were given, the total buyout price that Epic paid, how many new accounts were made during the free period, and the price...
 

Two Leaked Images Surface for Battlefield 6

The leaks are flowing freely now.

Hot on the heels of a massive Battlefield 6 leaked information blowout comes two leaked screenshots from the upcoming game. These images were originally quite small but Reddit user, Uberkritz2, took it upon himself to use some A.I. upscaling to increase the resolution a bit.

You may doubt the images are authentic, but they were vouched for by known Battlefield leaker Tom Henderson just a short time ago on Twitter.

The images...
 

CS:GO Betting Scammer PhantomL0rd Wins Case Against Twitch

Remember this guy? Of course you don't, nobody does.

Back in the far off time of 2016, Twitch dished out a lifetime ban against Counter-Strike: Global Offensive streamer James "PhantomL0rd" Varga. The reason for the ban was allegedly never made clear, only that Varga was ousted "due to terms of service violations." Of course, the reason he was banned was assumed to be due to the allegations that Varga was balls deep in the mess that was CS:GO skin bet rigging through...
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  • Gabe Newell Teases the Possibility of Steam Games Coming to Consoles

    Gabe Newell Teases the Possibility of Steam Games Coming to Consoles

    More information is coming later this year.

    Something from Valve may be headed to a console near you soon. This seems to be what Valve co-founder and current president Gabe Newell, was hinting at during a recent public Q&A session at a New Zealand public school.

    Newell was asked if Steam would be "putting any games on consoles" or if it would just stay on PC.

    He responded that we will "get a better idea of that by the end of the year."...
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  • Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Update Adds Microtransactions to View Stats

    Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Update Adds Microtransactions to View Stats

    CS:GO 360 Stats is a subscription service to see stats that were previously free to view.

    An update for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive came out last night that has angered some players. Ok, it's angered a lot of players out there. First off, Operation Broken Fang has come to an end. You will have until May 15th in order to claim your rewards for said operation.

    There are, naturally, other changes included in this update. For instance, Valve has removed Train from the...
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  • Valve Hit With Antitrust Lawsuit from Wolfire Games

    Valve Hit With Antitrust Lawsuit from Wolfire Games

    A class action lawsuit was filed in Washington this week.

    Valve is facing yet another lawsuit. This time they are dealing with an antitrust case coming in the form of a class action lawsuit that was filed in Washington this week. The lawsuit claims that Valve, by way of Steam, suppresses competition.

    According to Top Class Actions, the lawsuit was filed by Wolfire Games, William Herbert, and Daniel Escobar. Wolfire claims that they are paying "supracompetitive commissions"...
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  • Valve Announces Steam Golden Week Celebration and Sale

    Valve Announces Steam Golden Week Celebration and Sale

    It's a celebration... of sales!

    Valve just announced their Steam Golden Week Celebration event. Golden Week is "a collection of 4 national holidays in Japan that take place within a 7-day period of time at the end of April to early May." Hey, the more you know.

    As such, Valve is celebrating these holidays with a sale on thousands of games from Japan. How do you feel about 60% off of Death Stranding? Maybe you'd rather have NieR: Automata for 50% off? You fighting...
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  • CS:GO Betting Scammer PhantomL0rd Wins Case Against Twitch

    CS:GO Betting Scammer PhantomL0rd Wins Case Against Twitch

    Remember this guy? Of course you don't, nobody does.

    Back in the far off time of 2016, Twitch dished out a lifetime ban against Counter-Strike: Global Offensive streamer James "PhantomL0rd" Varga. The reason for the ban was allegedly never made clear, only that Varga was ousted "due to terms of service violations." Of course, the reason he was banned was assumed to be due to the allegations that Varga was balls deep in the mess that was CS:GO skin bet rigging through...
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  • Valve Announces New Ways to Browse Steam

    Valve Announces New Ways to Browse Steam

    Another Steam Labs test is rolled out to all.

    A new way to browse Steam has been pushed out to all users today. This new feature has spent the past four months cooking in the Steam Labs oven. Valve says that this new way to browse adds in "new points of entry for New & Noteworthy titles, plus Categories featuring popular Sub-Genres, Themes, and various forms of Player Support." Their use of capital letters is intriguing.

    The New & Noteworthy section provides...
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  • Steam Next Fest is Coming in June

    Steam Next Fest is Coming in June

    New name, same fest.

    Valve just announced that they are renaming the "Steam Game Festival" to the "Steam Next Fest." It's the same festival just with a new name. Registration for developers begins today ahead of the festival's return on June 16, 2021.

    So, why the new title? Valve says it's to "better reflect what the event is: A week-long celebration of upcoming games where players can chat with developers, watch livestreams, and play what's next...
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  • Half-Life: Alyx is On Sale

    Half-Life: Alyx is On Sale

    Celebrating one year since the game's initial release.

    Valve has kindly informed us today that they put Half-Life: Alyx on sale for a whopping 40% off of its regular price. This sale comes exactly one year since the game's initial release to all PC virtual reality players back in 2020.

    Valve has also decided to shine a spotlight on some of the best mods created for Half-Life: Alyx. Valve notes that there have been over 800 mods for the game, so finding some of the best...
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  • Valve Adds Ability to Invite Anyone to Remote Play Together

    Valve Adds Ability to Invite Anyone to Remote Play Together

    Heck, they don't even need to have a Steam account.

    Valve just rolled out a big update for Steam today. This update, among other changes, introduces the ability for players to invite literally anybody to Remote Play Together. The invited person does not even need to have a Steam account!

    This new update will allow those with a Steam account to grab an invite link and send it to anybody that they want. The person that accepts the invite will then be able to play with you...
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  • BioShock Mod for Half-Life: Alyx is Now a Complete Campaign

    BioShock Mod for Half-Life: Alyx is Now a Complete Campaign

    Darling it's better, down where it's wetter.

    In October 2020 we told you about a short mod for Half-Life: Alyx that took us to Rapture, the undersea city of BioShock fame. At the time, the mod was fairly short, clocking in at about 25 minutes worth of gameplay.

    Today, that mod has seen some massive expansion and is now considered a full campaign. Return to Rapture combines the Half-Life: Alyx VR engine with assets and more from BioShock. This is an eight-episode release...
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  • Valve Ditches Artifact 2.0

    Valve Ditches Artifact 2.0

    Makes the original game F2P.

    Valve is giving up on the idea of Artifact 2.0. This was their attempt to perform drastic overhauls to Artifact after the game was deemed a failure by fans and developers alike. It was a reboot, of sorts. Valve says that they have "accomplished most of (their) game-side goals, (but they) haven't managed to get the active player numbers to a level that justifies further development at this time."

    So, development on the Artifact 2.0...
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  • What May 2021 Releases Are You Getting?
    by Shawn Zipay
    May seems to be a pretty busy month for new game releases. Which, if any, of the following major releases do you think you'll be picking up now or in the future? You can pick multiple options in this poll.
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    Destiny 2: Season of the Splicer
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    Mass Effect Legendary Edition
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