Steam’s new ‘Community Recommendations’ feature is a wild ride

Today marks the one year anniversary of Steam Labs, a sort of ongoing PTR that Valve uses to test and iterate on new Steam functionality before rolling it out to everyone. To celebrate, Valve posted an update that looks back on a year’s worth of experiments and...

Steam’s Play Next feature is ready to drop some recommendations

Steam’s latest feature will try to help you answer the eternal question: what the heck you should play next? Play Next appeared in Steam Labs back in February, but it has evolved from an experimental feature to a system every Steam user can enjoy. Play Next,...

Black Mesa was one of Steam’s top-selling new games in March

It took more than a decade (closer to two, really), but the Source-powered Half-Life remake Black Mesa was finally completed and released this year. And despite the long wait, it was a hit. We scored it 84/100 in our “Xen doesn’t suck anymore”...