Left 4 Dead 2 News (PC)

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.

Capcom and Valve team up for Resident Evil 6 and Left 4 Dead 2 crossover

Posted: 16.03.2013 by JonahFalcon

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Capcom and Valve have announced a new collaboration that will feature special PC content for Resident Evil 6 and Left 4 Dead 2 in which each game will feature content from the other game.

Left 4 Dead 2 Extended Mutation System released by Valve

Posted: 14.02.2013 by JonahFalcon

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The Left 4 Dead team has released the Extended Mutation System for the L4D2 Beta program, which will allow modders help test the expanded tools before it gets released into the Steam Workshop.

Valve "exploring the options" over Left 4 Dead 2 and Australia's R18+

Posted: 17.01.2013 by Technet2k

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Chet Faliszek of Valve has told fans there is "no need to flood us with emails," as the studio is already looking into what can be done about getting Left 4 Dead 2 possibly reclassified as R18+.

That would be the new age rating approved for Australia as legislators finally realise grown-ups play video games too. Any cost behind it "doesn't worry" Valve as it's "something we want to do."

Three devs at Valve "can ship anything," though it really takes just one

Posted: 30.10.2012 by Technet2k

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Greg Coomer of Half-Life house Valve affirms the studio's uniquely empowering employee policy includes letting just a small handful of employees deciding to "push a button" and release.

He admits that "one person can ship anything", but the "work gets better if you just check with a couple of people" before setting it loose. Valve places tons of "courage and trust" in their staff.