Valve has started sending out dev kits of the new Steam Deck

Valve has started sending out dev kits of the new Steam Deck

Games are delayed and postponed every day, but can you expect the same thing from hardware? This could easily be done, as there is a global shortage of semiconductors, for example, but most indications are that Valve will keep its promise to launch Steam Deck before the end of the year. In a post on […]

Half-Life 2 Remastered announced in giant Nvidia leak

Half-Life 2 Remastered announced in giant Nvidia leak

A data miner who was playing around with the Geforce Now store seems to have found a six-month-old list of games, including some that have since been confirmed. The full list is available on Github, and contains a lot of high-profile titles. It should be mentioned that being on the list is not a guarantee […]

Lots of hands-on videos on Valve’s Steam Deck

Lots of hands-on videos on Valve’s Steam Deck

A whole bunch of hands-on videos of the upcoming Steam Deck have found their way onto Youtube. These are more or less famous youtubers and influencers who have been allowed to play with it (or a “alpha version”) for an hour or so. What seems to be common to all is that everyone seems to […]

Valve Demos its Unique Trackpad and Gyroscopic Controls

Valve Demos its Unique Trackpad and Gyroscopic Controls

In the video below, Valve shows us (IGN) how the unique trackpad and gyroscopic control options built into the Steam Deck handheld gaming PC can help the device more closely replicate precision mouse-and-keyboard controls. This little machine looks amazing.

Valve is developing a Nintendo Switch-like PC

Valve is developing a Nintendo Switch-like PC

Ars Technica sources claim that the Valve project (which has gone by the code names Neptune and SteamPal) is in fact a laptop that works a bit like the Nintendo Switch, complete with hand controls on the side of the screen (though not removable) and a touch screen. Since the product is obviously still in […]

Valve loses in patent dispute over its Steam Controller

Valve loses in patent dispute over its Steam Controller

In January, Valve was taken to court by Ironburg Inventions, which is behind the Scuf controls, when Valve according to them infringed patents. The patent in question was filed in 2011 and is about buttons on the underside of the control that can give users access to more buttons on the control without having to […]

Valve: “We definitely have games under development”

Valve: “We definitely have games under development”

Half-Life: Alyx offered us that Valve magic we’ve been missing for so long. But will there be more games? Fortunately, the answer to that question is ‘yes’. Valve’s founder and also mega-legend Gabe Newell was recently interviewed by New Zealand magazine (Newell has applied to become a resident and live there) 1news, and said: “We […]

Actual gameplay session from upcoming Valve title Half-Life: Alyx

Actual gameplay session from upcoming Valve title Half-Life: Alyx

Norman Chan from Tested.com got to spend a day playing Valve’s upcoming full-length VR game Half-Life: Alyx. Across 8 different headsets, he evaluates how the game looks and plays on devices, ranging from the original HTC Vive to Oculus Quest. We get a sneak peak on how the game’s various mechanics work with different motion […]

Here are the system requirements for Half-Life: Alyx

Here are the system requirements for Half-Life: Alyx

In little over a month, Valve will finally release Half-Life: Alyx, which is probably the closest Half-Life 3 we’ve come in over ten years. As you probably already know, the game is a game played in virtual reality and requires that you have a compatible headset such as Valve Index, HTC Vive, Oculus Rift or […]