Steam appears to be adding support for built-in beta testing

Running a beta test on Steam is normally something of a hassle, because developers have to hand out individual Steam keys to each person who wants to take part. But Valve is apparently trying to eliminate that aggravation by adding a new option that enables developers to incorporate testing signups directly into their Steam pages. […]

Star Renegades is coming to Steam in September

Beautiful turn-based strategy-RPG Star Renegades got an updated release date and a shiny new trailer today. The planned 2019 release didn’t work out, but after dropping some updated gameplay footage at IGN’s Summer of Gaming event in June, the game is now...

Star Wars: The Old Republic has just launched on Steam

Bioware’s MMO, Star Wars: The Old Republic, just launched on Steam. The game originally came out in 2011, at a time when EA was trying to get its Origin platform off the ground and was loathe to release games on Steam. It’s only recently that EA has been...

Sea of Thieves hits 15 million players, 1 million of them on Steam

Sea of Thieves has passed the 15 million player milestone, with over one million of those being from the recent Steam release alone. Although it launched to a lukewarm reception in 2018, Sea of Thieves has clearly grown a lot. Interestingly, the majority of its 15...

Visual novel initially banned from Steam now available

Translation house Fruitbat Factory, responsible for the English versions of games like War of the Human Tanks and 100% Orange Juice, have released the first two episodes of their new game, Jiangshi x Daoshi, for free. After initially being rejected by Steam, it was...