Team Fortress 2 is Now Free-To-Play; Hats All of a Sudden Make Sense

Team Fortress 2 is Now Free-To-Play; Hats All of a Sudden Make Sense

I could have said that I called it, but I didn’t see it coming. Valve has announced today that Team Fortress 2 now full of BR’s Free-To-Play.

 

Über Update Coming To Team Fortress 2

Über Update Coming To Team Fortress 2

Nearly four years on and Valve are still heavily supporting Team Fortress 2. Starting Thursday the game is getting its “Biggest, Most Amibitious” update yet.

 Jill Seale

How not to be an entitled douchebag on the internet: Valve edition

How not to be an entitled douchebag on the internet: Valve edition

“Dear Valve, nice idea but you will not ever live it down. You shall be ranked among Activision in the evil department” This reaction to Valve’s recent Portal 2 ARG hijinx from a random twitter user is an example of how to do it very wrong.

 

Team Fortress 2 hats raise over $300,000 for Japan

Team Fortress 2 hats raise over $300,000 for Japan

In some awesome news, Valve has managed to raise over $300,000 for the American Red Cross’s Japanese relief fund through the Team Fortress 2 community buying virtual hats.

 Jill Seale

SkullKickers Vol. 1 – Review

SkullKickers Vol. 1 – Review

Finally, a dwarf and a bald guy with a gun have teamed up to kick things in their skull area!

 Jill Seale

Indie Spotlight: My Country, My Name

Indie Spotlight: My Country, My Name

httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=umJeNVPCB58&p=EC316F22436267C5 Not a lot is known about My Country, My Name. From screenshots and trailers, it looks like a prettier version of Gang Garrison 2, meaning that it’s a 2D class based, competitive multiplayer action game. Being developed by Brazilian team, Vortex, it was initially planned for release as an Xbox Live Indie Game, but […]

 Alan Smithee

Where’s Waldo, Furry Edition

Where’s Waldo, Furry Edition

seriously good times in this photo.

 Alan Smithee

Steam on Mac – Confirmed

Steam on Mac – Confirmed

Well damn, looks like it wasn’t rumor or speculation at all. Turns out that it’s completely true! The guys over at Valve have been sending assets over to MacRumors this whole week teasing them about the whole “will they or won’t they” game that we all used as children to torture others. This is surprisingly […]

 Alan Smithee

Big Half-Life Sale This Weekend on Steam

Big Half-Life Sale This Weekend on Steam

Just got an email from Valve: Now thru Sunday, customers can save 66% on everything Half-Life or get the Valve Complete Pack for 10% off. Pretty good deals here people, get it while it’s hot.

 

Videogame Art – James Barnetts Fauxvism

Videogame Art – James Barnetts Fauxvism

I love it when I stumble across really good videogame art and James Barnetts Fauxvism series is no exception.  Rather than using screenshots he found online as a reference, he played the games until he found a composition he liked, then he painted it.  I’m overjoyed that he included scenes from Fallout 3 and Half […]