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Valve finally updates Steam’s clunky old mobile app on iOS and Android

Valve has finally revamped its decidedly decrepit Steam mobile app for iOS and Android, introducing a fresh look, a new interface, and a range of new features. The original version of Valve’s Steam mobile app launched over a decade ago, and it’s felt exceedingly outdated for a very long time. As of today, though, iOS […]

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Free-to-play Torchlight: Infinite’s open beta starts today

Torchlight: Infinite – a new free-to-play reimagining of the dungeon-crawling action-RPG series – has just launched its open beta on Android, iOS, and PC. Torchlight, if you’re unfamiliar, was originally the work of now-defunct developer Runic Games, which made two games in the series before its closure in 2017 – the sequel delivering a critically […]

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FIFA launches football-themed Roblox “immersive experience”

FIFA has launched its first video game venture since its split with EA – a vaguely football-themed Roblox “immersive experience” intended to tie-in with this year’s Qatar world cup. Following the termination of FIFA’s partnership with EA earlier this year – which will result in the latter’s long-running football series being rebranded as EA Sports […]

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Sony reveals new games for PlayStation Plus catalogue in October

Sony has revealed the next round of games to hit its PlayStation Plus subscription service this October for Premium and Extra subscribers. The headline addition is Grand Theft Auto: Vice City, the definitive edition version previously remastered for PS4 and PS5. But Dragon Quest fans will be happy with five games from the series added […]

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As the dust settles on Overwatch 2’s disastrous launch, Blizzard promises double XP weekends, free skin

Blizzard has announced a series of double XP weekends to “make up for any lost time” following Overwatch 2’s various launch issues. “Let’s try that again,” Blizzard boss Mike Ybarra wrote on Twitter last night, sharing a fresh blog post from the developer which apologises – yet again – for the game’s troubled arrival and […]

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Das Keyboard MacTigr review: a brilliant typing experience

Specifically designed mechanical boards for Macs have long been neglected, apart from little-known Matias keyboards or Apple’s own Mac keyboards in the 80s. Enter Das Keyboard to redress the balance with the amusingly named MacTigr. This keyboard offers a full Mac layout, mechanical switches, a volume knob and plenty of creature comforts – but is […]

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Looks like Valve will sell Steam Deck startup videos

Valve is preparing to start selling Steam Deck startup videos in the Steam Points Shop, according to code found by SteamDB creator Pavel Djundik. Custom boot videos for the Steam Deck have recently taken off, and Reddit user waylaidwanderer has even gone to the lengths of setting up the website SteamDeckRepo, dedicated to sharing videos […]