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Valve's Marc Laidlaw releases 'teaser' video

Posted: 24.07.2013 by Technet2k

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How, within a simple few seconds, do you get a significant player base frothing at the mouth? You get a Valve executive to teasingly point at the number '3' in an elevator, before choosing another level in the building.

Naturally this might be thought of as a Half-Life 3 trolling, but there's a real significant chance this might be for a Left 4 Dead 3 reveal. It's got an 'L', a '3' and a '4' in the clip.

Valve launch 'Pipeline' aimed at high school students interested in games industry

Posted: 15.07.2013 by Technet2k

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PC trend setter Valve is launching their 'Pipeline' service which will be informing aspiring high school hoodlums that want in the video games industry what they can expect, and how to go about preparing.

What's more is that Valve will be giving the reins of Pipeline over to teenagers themselves, or more specifically, the high school interns at the studio. It'll cover art, sound design and filming.

Left 4 Dead 2 updated to support 'Extended Mutations' and Linux

Posted: 03.07.2013 by Technet2k

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Valve has yet again updated Left 4 Dead 2 with more treats. This time the Steam Workshop has expanded to include official support for 'Extended Mutations', which are tweaked mutators.

Linux is also now getting plagued by the infected as this latest update shuffles the co-op shooter onto the OS. The mod community should be chuffed with their meatier scripting tools.

Rumour: EA Partners label to discontinue, Respawn's project unaffected

Posted: 25.04.2013 by Technet2k

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Publisher EA is shaking things up and among the casualties list is apparently the EA Partners label which saw third-party developers have their work signed up for distribution through EA's retail channels.

The likes of Crysis, Left 4 Dead, Portal 2, Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning, Bulletstorm and Rock Band all passed through the program, but now it faces the chop in the pursuit of streamlining.

Arma III alpha build best-selling game on Steam for the week

Posted: 18.03.2013 by JonahFalcon

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Valve has announced the top 10 best-selling games on Steam, and the leader is the alpha build of ArmA III, followed by preorders for BioShock Infinite. The 10th best-selling game is the complete edition of ArmA II.
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