Gabe Newell has taken the unusual step of addressing concern over VAC - Valve's anti-cheat system.
Valve's Santa Claus I mean Gabe Newell will be the video game hero awarded a BAFTA Fellowship this year.
Steam for Linux (Ubuntu) has launched and Valve's having a sale to celebrate.
Such is his influence on the world of videogames and computing that it's a wonder Gabe Newell hasn't been inducted into the prestigious Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences Hall of Fame already. This coming February at the 2013 D.I.C.E. summit will be his moment.
Classic PC game Counter-Strike (1.6) has been recreated for Android devices using the nifty Unity 3D engine.
From its humble roots as a conduit for Counter-Strike back in 2003 to its current status as a digital delivery juggernaut with over 30 million subscribers, Steam's rise has been little short of remarkable. With an estimated 70 per cent share of the entire PC market, Valve's store has transformed a small developer into one of the games industry's most powerful players.
Evidence is building that Valve will announce a brand new Counter-Strike game today.
Team Fortress 2 has dislodged perennial chart hog Counter-Strike from the top of Steam's most-played list.
Valve has bundled a whopping Complete Pack of games together on Steam for a quite ridiculous discount price.
Bad news for Counter-Strike and EverQuest players living in Brazil - both games have been banned after a judge ruled they are "harmful to consumers' health".
Valve has told everyone it will be making a new version of Counter-Strike for the Asian market.
A 52 year old Canadian man has been arrested by police following allegations that he exploited his role as a Counter-Strike clan manager to solicit nude pictures of minors.
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