Downloading a PC game is no longer going to be just about finding a title and clicking the "Purchase" button.
The economic climate may be anything but optimistic, yet digital game sales managed to clock in at a cool 17% higher in Q2 2012 compared to the same quarter in 2011.
Valve is perhaps best known for a number of popular entertainment franchises such as Counter-Strike, Half-Life, Left 4 Dead, Portal, Team Fortress and the popular online gaming platform Steam.
When it comes to playing video games on the PC, my favorite genre is undoubtedly the stalwart first person shooter (FPS).
It's been talked about multiple times before, but Steam for Linux might actually be close to a reality.
If you've been wanting to increase your PC game collection, there's never been a better time than now.
Valve frontman Gabe Newell is reportedly showing his true feelings about the current state of operating systems.
There might be big changes in store for PC gaming giant Valve.
The latest update to Bethesda's smash hit game is rolling out in beta form.
Steam has revolutionized the way gamers play games on their PC, and now it wants to do the same when it comes to the living room.
Astronomers using the Hubble Space Telescope have identified a new type of planet - a waterworld surrounded by a thick, steamy atmosphere.
Online gaming giant Valve has warned users that hackers who defaced its Steam forums on Sunday night gained access to the company's database.
An intriguing new study looked at where the most per capita video game spending took place, and ended up with some surprising results.
Chevron and the U.S. Navy are working together in Albany, Ga., to turn methane gas captured in a nearby landfill into renewable energy.
One of the most popular independent games of all time is not available on Steam, the digital distribution platform that has come to be the standard for PC games.
EA really wants gamers to come to its newly launched digital download platform.
Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney says physical media is unlikely to play any serious role in future console generations.
Alien Swarm has arrived on Steam in all of its top-down glory. The game - which is available free of charge - features a "unique blend" of co-op play along with squad-level tactics.
NASA has debuted a free online video game that allows players to step into the role of an exploration team member in a futuristic 3D lunar settlement.
Do you remember 1993? Dimly lit, smoked filled rooms and teeming mosh pits. Nine Inch Nails, Alice in Chains, Nirvana, Pearl Jam, Smashing Pumpkins. And Doom.