While there wasn’t a big announcement about it, the ever popular Half-Life became available for Mac and Linux users just a few days ago. If you already own the game and sign into Steam it will prompt a new download, and although the Half-Life Complete pack is still Windows only, the original Half-Life is now available for Mac and Linux. Today Counter-Strike 1.6 is now available for Mac and for Linux. [...]
And more chances to win EVERY. SINGLE. GAME. ON. STEAM. In the interest of saving time (and because I’m tired), hit up the games related to the entries page outlining which titles you’ll need to landmark in to get more entries. The list includes Psychonauts (currently sale for $5), free-to-play Spiral Knights, Red Orchestra 2: Heroes of Stalingrad (currently on sale for $20), and a handful of other titles. Hitting [...]
Valve put out mod tools for their newly released FPS/Puzzle masterpiece Portal 2 recently, bringing in new gameplay possibilities in the form of custom test chambers and even crazier mental processing involving Portals. But a few eagle-eyed modders have picked up something that isn’t a Portal or a Potato. It’s a Combine Advisor.
Yes. Your eyes do not deceive you. Valve, the company you know from Half-Life and Portal, are making a sequel to the wildly popular Warcraft 3 mod, Defense of the Ancients. The current developer of the mod, IceFrog, was hired by Valve some time ago. Now it turns out that the project he was working on was simply a Source Engine version of the game, complete with the original characters, as well [...]
Ooooh, boy. You Mac users are in for a treat. The famous Garry’s Mod is finally available for you, and it’s 50% off its normal price for the next week. For just $5, you can join in on the do-whatever-you-want mod for Source Engine Games. The catch is that you have to already own one of the games to manipulate it, but with all the great SEGs, you probably own [...]
While we all love Valve, the games they make, and the things they add to said games, we’re still waiting for them to wrap up the Half-Life series. And another nail in Half-Life 2: Episode 3′s coffin has just been pounded in. After Valve’s E3 event was canceled last week, speculation began on what Valve’s “surprise” might be. But according to fansite Halflife2.net, Valve boss Gabe Newell sent out a [...]