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Kingdom Come Deliverance has managed to impress a huge number of gamers, achieving a new record all-time peak concurrent player count on Sunday. steam Charts tracked 95,863 players all playing the game, at the same time. When looking at The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt's total concurrent player count ...
A few conversations over the past week has shed some light on the people who play PUBG. It seems that there are three groups of people: Those who have played it and love it, those who have played it and hated it, and those who have never tried the game. Based on the fact it's on top of the steam charts ...

The steam Lunar Sale continues to celebrate the Chinese New Year by taking our money and making us regret all of our life choices. The latest event brings with it thousands of titles on sale now for a fantastic price. Each day from now until February 19th brings a new wave of highlighted deals, each with ...
Valdosta -- With more than 40 businesses in attendance, Pine Grove Middle school held its Second Annual steam Career Day Thursday. Dr. Monica Dyess, the sixth- through eighth-grade STEM coordinator, said the school started the event last year as a way to highlight STEM careers in the ...
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) -- Folks walking through Downtown Pittsburgh saw thick clouds of steam pouring from manholes around the cultural District on Saturday. The huge clouds were coming from a number of manholes on 7th Street and Penn Avenue all afternoon and into the evening. According to ...
Valve claim the update will give users more control over their steam Wishlists, with plenty of filtering and sorting options. Early Access status and review scores are also there and the long clamoured for 'Add to Cart' button has been added as well. Even though Wishlists showed discounts and prices, ...

What are the best deals in the steam Lunar Sale? Valve's Lunar sale has brought massive savings on some of their most popular PC titles. Right now ARK: Survival Evolved is on sale at £16.49 which is a huge 67%% off. If you missed the epic Mafia III earlier in the year you can grab it on sale at just £13.99, ...
The steam Lunar Sale continues and brings with it thousands of titles on sale now for a fantastic price. Each day from now until February 19th brings a new wave of highlighted deals, each with their own unique game experience to offer players. To help narrow it down, we've listed a few titles that we think ...
"So far this is a faithful, excellent remake to a game I love from my younger years," one steam user wrote in their review. "The game feels very much like the original, but they seem to have altered the fight engine a little so that the weapons work in much more robust ways. The old charge attack system is ...
We've all been there -- steam is running a fresh new sale that makes it all too easy to finally pull the trigger on what looks to be an exciting new game. ... Fortunately, as long as too much time hasn't passed, steam users can request a refund from Valve and put their hard-earned dollars back into something ...
A new game offering 1 bitcoin - worth $9860 at press time - to the first player to solve its 24 puzzles will launch Feb. 20 amid rumors developers are linked to Bitcoin wallet recovery tool btcrecover. Montecrypto: The Bitcoin Enigma will feature an in-game world players navigate in the first person, solving 24 ...
DENVER -- A warning tonight for parents as a toddler is home recovering from second degree burns. His family says he got the burns from a steam coming from a manhole in downtown Denver last weekend. "It could happen to anyone," parent Ileana Gallegos said. "It's the last thing I expected." According ...
What are the best deals in the steam Lunar Sale? Valve's Lunar sale has brought massive savings on some of their most popular PC titles. Right now ARK: Survival Evolved is on sale at £16.49 which is a huge 67%% off. If you missed the epic Mafia III earlier in the year you can grab it on sale at just £13.99, ...
You read that right: over twenty games from the Star wars library are on sale right now on steam, and whether you're new to the Saga or a long-time fan who grew up with the Expanded Universe, most of these games are titles that you seriously don't want to miss. From the classic Nintendo 64 RPG ...
Voices from the Field features contributions from scholars and practitioners highlighting new research, thinking, and approaches to development challenges. This article is authored by Carol Jenkins, president and CEO of World Learning, a global NGO empowering people and strengthening institutions ...
Yesterday, redditor nuttinbutruth posted a purported leaked email from Insel Games' CEO encouraging employees to buy reimbursed copies of the game in order to leave a steam review. "Of course I cannot force you to write a review (let alone tell you what to write)--but I should not have to," the email ...
This is the pitch for Montecrypto: The bitcoin Enigma, a new puzzle game from developers Gem Rose Collective launching on steam on February 20. It's a series of puzzles set in a maze players explore in the first person perspective. Whoever solves them first gets a real life Bitcoin, the developers say.

The Lunar New Year Sale brings with it some changes to the steam Wishlist, which adds new sorting and filtering options including the ability to filter items on your list by discount amount, by pricing tiers, or even by the amount of money in your steam Wallet. Top-ranked tags for Wishlisted items will also be ...
Fairbanks middle school wins $25K in national steam competition. 5 hrs 19 mins ago by KTVA Web Staff. Updated: 20 mins ago. Tanana Middle School in Fairbanks is $25,000 richer thanks to an educational competition ran by Samsung; they could potentially win thousands more. Thousands of schools from across the ...
The likes of MSI, EVGA, Cooler Master, Futuremark, NZXT and Raijintek have partnered with the developer for PC Building Simulator, which enters steam Early Access on March 27. The 'game' will walk people through all of the components of a PC, and then a step-by-step guide on how to build a PC.
steam makes this easier and faster. They also allow you to set up multiplayer gaming, video streaming and social networking services. steam provides the user with installation and automatic updating of games, and community features such as friends lists and groups, cloud saving, and in-game voice and ...
The team over at steam database on twitter have indicated that the next steam sale will kick off as soon as tomorrow, and will be called the Lunar New Year Sale. While the post didn't mention any specific titles, it did note that the sale will take place for the next five days, lasting through February 19.
Have you ever wanted to try your hand at coding messages or creating a master disguise? Drop by the library and discover this month's steam station titled "surveillance: The Watchful, Hidden Eyes of Spies." Explore encryption, surveillance, take the monthly poll and enjoy some top-secret activities.
Insel Games' titles are no longer on steam, after the publisher was accused of planting reviews. -- Insel ... In a case of tooting your own horn gone wrong, Valve removed all titles by Insel Games from steam over allegations that the company forced employees to give positive reviews for their own games.
A "Tournaments Beta" version of the hybrid soccer/racing game is coming to steam on Wednesday, February 21st, the studio announced today. It ends on February 23rd. Psyonix said the beta is "purpose-built" to help test functionality and a new UI created specifically for the Tournaments system. Rocket ...
steam achievements for Mine Seeker are now complete. I will for sure be including these in all games going forward. Along with Cloud game saves and other services steam offers now that I am more aware of what all they have to offer. Integrating with steam was a particularly rewarding experience.
In a post last night on the steam forums, a Valve representative wrote that as a result of this new information, the store has pulled all of Insel Games' products. "The publisher appears to have used multiple steam accounts to post positive reviews for their own games. This is a clear violation of our review ...
As a VR take on the classic rail shooter Rez (2001), Rez Infinite originally launched on PSVR back in 2016 from Japanese production studios Monstars Inc. Since launching on steam last summer for Rift and Vive, the game has garnered a 91% rating among users, making it a 'very positive' reaction to the ...
Justice Page Future City team members (from left to right): Julia Moore, Shirley O'Mara, Maya Gels, Hannah Willingham, Eva Allinder and Clover Mills. A team of Justice Page Middle school students is heading to Washington D.C. this weekend for a national science, technology, engineering, arts and math ...
How many are still playing it on steam? Remember that the game released on September 19, 2017. Interestingly enough, the game hit its peak on August 31, 2017 -- nineteen days before the official release. The data here indicates that the number of players went from 3,592 to 1,202 by September 30, ...
In a letter to Valve founder Gabe Newell, the group is asking the company to remove the games House Party and Porno Studio tycoon from steam because it believes they "promote the dangerous misconception that sexually exploiting others is harmless and fun." It's also asking steam to create an 18-plus ...
It's Tuesday evening in the United States, and that means somewhere within the bowels of Redmond, Washington, engineers are banging away at some steam servers with a hammer. That's right, the PC gaming platform steam is offline at the moment for its regular maintenance, and it should come back ...
A type of steam engine in use about 100 years ago including carrying parts for the Titanic is being recreated from scratch. The huge Talisman machines once carried loads in excess of 100 tonnes, although just five were made - and only one remains. That is set to change thanks to efforts to build a Talisman ...
Kingdom Come has rocketed up steam's top-sellers list over the past few weeks and currently sits in the number-one slot. The game is not available to pre-load on steam, but there's a dedicated forum post about the possibility. Warhorse Studios has promised to put the latest information there when it's ...
Executive director Jessica Moyes shows off works of art made with clay and a laser cutter, just one of the many tools available at the steam centre. steam school's first semester in St. Thomas was a hit and the centre is gearing up for the school's second semester registration. (Laura ...
Hart's Desires hosts educational events a couple times a month in the shop. This month's class is called Intro to Aphrodisiacs and will be hosted Feb. 18. culture. By Mikayla Brody Feb 12, 2018 2:24 AM. Venturing into a sex shop for the first time can be nerve-racking, but it doesn't have to be. After exploring the sexiest ...
Amazon and steam have some nice deals on games this weekend. Civ VI Anniversary Edition gives you the game plus a bunch of extra goodies - it's a must for any die-hard Civ fanatic and it's almost $30.00 off right now. There's also a nice Telltale games bundle at steam at a fraction of it's regular price.
From Sandy Springs education Force: Sandy Springs Education Force invites adults and kids of all ages to our 8th Annual steam Showcase. Experience dozens of next-generation, interactive, hands-on exhibits from local luminaries in science, technology, engineering, arts and Mathematics (steam).
In a portion of the city, there's also a network for what's known as superheated "district steam." Most buildings and homes have their own furnace or boiler, but properties on the district steam system connect to a grid that delivers steam directly to their pipes. It's not so different from the way that most buildings ...
McKinley's fifth annual steam Night took place on Jan. 18, and was a huge success, drawing over 360 students, parents, and community members. steam stands for science, technology, engineering, arts and math, and the evening featured themed stations geared toward these disciplines. This year ...
It was a beautiful night at the newly revamped Kiener Plaza this past summer. Little did this family know, danger lurked just underneath the surface. Two-year-old Lila's feet were severely burned when she stepped on a manhole cover that had become super-heated from steam from a leak that until then had ...
children learn about science, technology, engineering, art and math in a fun way during the steam Day event at the Lori Brock Discovery Center Saturday. ... The Kern County Museum has begun offering spring events for children, with the museum holding its first steam Day of the year on Saturday.
Predictably, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is in the top spot in this week's steam Top Sellers. Probably banned players repurchasing it are keep it up there as cheating is still a problem. Civilization VI received new DLC this week with Rise and Fall and players have snapped that up taking it to second ...
The sport of extreme biking (yes, it's a sport) doesn't get enough love in video games. Sure, there was that rush of Tony Hawk trick wannabes in the early days of the PlayStation, but since then, the only real memorable biking game that's come out was Downhill Domination for the PlayStation 2. (Now there's ...
Early returns have the NBC coverage of the Olympic kickoff down just 9 percent from four years ago. South Korea officially kicked off its PyeongChang-hosted Winter Games on Friday, with the Olympic flame settling into its home for the next two weeks during the Opening Ceremony. The considerable ...
steam is currently hosting a free weekend featuring some games you might want to check out if you have a few bandwidth to spare and an interest in some strategy and action-sports games. The free weekend is going on right now along with some discounts on the games that you can take advantage of.
Planetoid Pioneers is a massive 2D side-view physics playground with vehicles, weapons, crafting, and exploration. The plot is wacky: in the future, humans live pretty much forever, so when a person gets to be about 200 years old they head out to explore the galaxy and build bases on planetoids in space.
Cities: Skylines, the excellent city-building game from developer Colossal Order and publisher Paradox Interactive, is free to try this weekend on steam. Cities: Skylines arrived on the PC in March 2015 to a surprising amount of fanfare which may or may not have been influenced by EA's disastrous launch ...
We wrote about a new beta version of Valve's steam Audio SDK a couple of days ago, and now the company has pulled a fresh-baked beta of its steam client software out of the oven. The headline news is the addition of support for high-DPI monitor support on the Fall Creators Update version of Windows ...
Chillicothe R-2 education technology Specialist, Melissa Young (standing, second from left) receives a $3,500 steam grant from the Fitzgerald Family Foundation. A foundation representative was in attendance this fall at the MSBA Conference and watched Chillicothe's Central students present on their ...


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