On April 18 Frictional Games joined Valve to celebrate the release of Portal 2 and wrap up our collaboration which has spanned the last few months. During this period we have worked with not only Valve, but an entire range of talented independent developers, to give gamers a unique gaming experience. Together we created a [...]
Microsoft confirmed today that it has hired Jason Holtman to help lead its PC gaming efforts. Holtman left Valve in February for unknown reasons. As Neowin reported, he was known in that role for his work on Steam, the exceedingly popular PC game sale and delivery platform.
Microsoft has a similar effort, Games for Windows, that is generally regarded as lesser than Steam by gamers.
Finally, Valve has the pleasure of releasing the Portal game for all Linux operating systems, through the Steam platform. Valve officially released the Portal game back in 2007, along with Team Fortress 2 and Half-Life 2.
The Steam Summer Sale is in full effect, but there are a lot of other promotions available, besides the ones features on the main website, and the Valve Complete Pack is one of them.Valve has already released a large part of its catalogue of games, but a few of them are still in the works and there is no timeframe for their release.The Valve Complete Pack is comprised of: Counter-Strike: Global Of
Gabe Newell, CEO of Valve and its Steam game platform, wasn't kidding when he said at LinuxCon in New Orleans that "Linux is the future of gaming." Valve is releasing, in advance of the expected announcement of its SteamBox Linux-powered gaming console, its own Linux for gamers: SteamOS.