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"You do a sale every two months, because that's what Steam allows you to do, and you put your release in a way that lets you participate in the bigger sales. It's not a good idea to launch two weeks before a potential summer sale, because then you'll miss it. You'd rather [launch] two months [before], so ...
The final entry in the popular life simulation series Princess Maker is coming to PC via Steam this month, and I couldn't be happier. I've waited for years for the entire collection to be available in English, and now I can grab most of them (excluding Princess Maker 4, at least) in the same place. So I'm ... Royalty
Get your Oculus Rift or your HTC Vive out, because it's time to stack up on some virtual reality games. Steam is offering a lot of its best VR games on sale this weekend, including Star Trek Bridge Crew, Superhot, and Rick & Morty: Virtual Rick-ality. And if you don't own a VR headset yet, maybe ...
Strap on your VR headset and get ready to save some money. Steam is running a sale on virtual reality games, most of which can be played on either Oculus Rift or HTC Vive. Let's dig through the offerings and see which games are worth grabbing before the sale ends on May 10. Bethesda has ...

A Playmobil pirate ships's journey to the Caribbean sea risks being scuppered as its supplies run low. The vessel, named Adventure by two Scottish brothers - Ollie Ferguson, 8, and Harry, 5 - and their family, set sail from the west coast of Africa last year. It was edging closer to Guyana when the ... seas
If you're still rebounding from Steam's Winter sale a few months ago, well, your wallet is in for some 'Spring cleaning' as both Steam and Viveport have put out some heavy discounts on top VR titles. On Steam, some notable VR games at steep discounts are (prices shown with discount applied):. Star ...
If you blew all your money on an Oculus Rift or HTC Vive and then realized you had none left over for games, this is your chance to stock up. The Steam VR Spring Sale (hey, that's a new one) is running through Monday at 10 am Pacific, and offers some hefty discounts on some of the most popular ...
Game developer Nikita P. mostly made visual novel Bustories, a game about meeting travel companions for the first and last time, in his spare time. Still, he was eager to see the fruits of his year-long labor on Steam and, hopefully, make some money for his efforts. There was just one problem: no one ...
Former congressman and Cleveland Mayor Dennis Kucinich picked up a major endorsement Sunday from the Plain Dealer newspaper and cleveland.com. Kucinich has some establishment Democrats worried he might win the Democratic gubernatorial primary. They think former Attorney General Richard ...
Mega Crit Games' addictive roguelike deck-building game Slay the Spire has seen a ton of success in Steam Early Access. The indie studio's debut effort is one of the top 100 most played games on the platform, and it's sold over 700,000 copies, according to Steam Spy data from up to the beginning of this ...
Supporters of science and public education rallied outside the state Capitol on Saturday as legislators debated education funding. First grade teacher at Harborview Elementary School Jennifer Thompson led the crowd in a chant so the legislators inside could hear them. “STEAM starts early. Learning ...
Another Hot Thursday! Your Steam Requests Fulfilled Again. Posted by Jan Ochoa | Apr. 12, 2018 4:08pm. Look in the sky! Is it a bird? A plane? No it's SNAKEBIRD and a bunch of other games that YOU requested on Steam!
Everyone and everything is monochrome. A flapping flag makes a clunking sound, like the heartbeat of an android. Isometric spaces flash on and off the screen, as characters robo-strut from room to room. This is The Great Escape, a 1986 Sinclair Spectrum game, re-released today on Steam. It's a return to ...
In Idaho, Lee said it is difficult to find STEAM learning opportunities for children before high school, especially in Canyon County where a large portion of students fall in under-represented demographics. Lee said 35 percent of the Treasure Valley's homeless student population lives in Nampa, based on ...
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Bethesda has announced that their classic The Elder Scrolls: Skyrim Special Edition is going to be going free-to-play this weekend on Steam, currently the game is available to download and if you are one of the few gamers that haven't played Skyrim definitely give it a download.
A new update is on the way to the PC version of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds. Ahead of its full release, patch 10 is now available on PUBG's test server, and it makes a number of adjustments to the Miramar map and other aspects of the game. [Update: Following a three-hour round of server ...
The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings landed in 2011 and its enhanced edition is on Steam for $3. The latest game in the franchise was 2015's The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt and the Game of the Year Edition of that title with all expansions and content is $20. The entire The Witcher franchise will set you back less ...
Eurogamer is reporting that the creator of the tool, Sergey Galyonkin, has confirmed that Steam Spy is no longer the powerful resource that it used to be. While the data collected so far is still relevant for everything up until around April 10th, 2018, it'll no longer be as useful as it once was due to the April 10th ...
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Game Awards were held this week. Spoiler alert: What Remains of Edith Finch won Best Game. But to celebrate the nominees, both Steam and the Humble Store have dropped prices on some of the best games of 2017. Many of the deals are the ...
As always, Steam has a bunch of games on sale right now. The standout of the sale is the Witcher series. All three Witcher games, along with the expansions, are available at steep discounts. If you're going to play The Witcher, you'll probably want to start at the beginning. This series leans heavily on its ...
Lonedell R-XIV will be adding a new teacher next school year as the district expands its STEAM program. Principal Wayne Dierker told The Missourian that STEAM involves the study of science, technology, engineering, art and math. Instead of art, the program will incorporate agriculture for Lonedell ...
Valve has gone ahead and quietly hidden a link to its Steam Machines webpage from the Steam store itself, a move indicative of the ill-fated project to push a console-like transition for gaming PCs in the living room. The move, noticed by PC Gamer today, doesn't mean Steam Machines can no longer be ...
WINTERPORT — New England Steam Corporation (NESCO), owner and restorer of former Maine Central steam locomotive No. 470, has been chosen to receive a $50,000 grant from the Samuel Freeman Foundation. The funding will be applied to restoring the 470's original tender, which carried coal and ...
The Discovery Center was recognized by the Southeast Festivals and Events Association (SFEA) for its inaugural Tennessee STEAM Festival, held last October at locations throughout the state. The museum won the bronze Kaleidoscope Award for “Best New Event in the Southeast” at SFEA's 15th Annual ...
PC gamers know that there are dozens of new games that come out on Steam each week, and aside from the big, obvious releases, it's hard to tell if something that looks promising really delivers the goods. We're here to help you find those hidden gems that might've flown under the radar, and boy, this ...
Announced at Anime Boston and Sakura-Con, Sekai Project has picked up three more visual novels for publishing on Steam. In total, five titles were picked up by the American publishing house. The three games coming to Steam sometime in the future are Warped Reality, AIdol: Artificial Intelligence, and ...
FUKUOKA – Kyushu Electric Power Co. said Sunday it found a 1-cm hole in a pipe believed to have caused a small steam leak at one of the reactors at the recently restarted Genkai nuclear power plant in Saga Prefecture. The leak at Genkai's No. 3 reactor occurred in part of the steam production system ...
Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc and Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair have collectively sold over 200,000 copies on Steam, Spike Chunsoft announced in a tweet. To celebrate, Spike Chunsoft has added Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony to the Steam bundle containing the first two games.
It's nice to see studios get excited over big sales numbers that aren't in the multi-millions. Spike Chunsoft just tweeted out that they've peddled over 200,000 copies of Danganronpa 1 + 2 on Steam, nearly seven years after the release of the original on PSP. If you haven't picked them up yet you can now ...
Both games seem to have been delisted from Steam some time on Friday, and Game Informer reports that they've been removed from Xbox Live and the PlayStation Network as well. Delistings like this happen from time to time, usually as a result of an expired license or certificate. Call of Juarez Gunslinger ...
Anyone who pays attention to the PC world knows that there are so many new games that release on computers every week, and aside from the really huge releases, it's hard to tell whether you might enjoy something or not. That's where STEAM PUNKS comes in--we're taking some of that guesswork away ...
Ubisoft has struck gold with Far Cry 5 which is quickly outpacing its predecessors on Steam in sales. The game launched on March 27th and has already sold more than half million copies according to sales tracker SteamSpy. The success of Far Cry 5 speaks more about the open world formula established ...
FUKUOKA – Kyushu Electric Power Co. said Sunday that it found a 1-cm hole in a pipe that is believed to have caused a small steam leak at its recently reactivated nuclear reactor in Saga Prefecture on Friday. The leak at the Genkai plant's No. 3 reactor occurred in part of a system to produce steam for ...
The popular annual event, with dozens of exhibits from local business and education leaders, is part of SSEF's multi-faceted outreach program designed to challenge, inspire and support Sandy Springs public school students' pursuit of STEAM education and careers. Sponsorships provide STEAM Legacy ...
The Indiana Free Library and IUP Art Department are putting the STEAM in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) with their Art in a Makerspace program. The library welcomes children and teens to take part from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 7, for this interactive afternoon of making art through ...
Thursday night was a back and forth battle in San Antonio that included ten lead changes and seven ties. It wasn't the smoothest four quarters for either group, but it was a one possession game in the final minute. Russell Westbrook missed two key three pointers in the final minute, as his recent clutch-time ...
STEAM is an approach to learning that uses science, technology, engineering, the arts and mathematics as access points to guide student inquiry, dialogue and critical thinking. The end result is ... The STEAM coach will prepare students for local, regional, state and national competitions in those fields.
The operator of the Genkai nuclear power plant in southwestern Japan has found a steam leak in a reactor just one week after putting it back online. It suspended power generation early Saturday. Kyushu Electric Power Company says a worker found the small leak at the No. 3 reactor around 7 PM on ...
Students at Clear Creek Elementary were having so much fun, they probably didn't realize they actually were learning all kinds of science and math concepts. The school celebrated its seventh annual Pi Day March 23 — a few days late due to organizers being at a national conference on March 14, the ...
The morning kicked off with a short introduction before Scouts rotated between five stations, each representing different STEAM topics, ideas and career fields. Some stations taught students the importance of engineering through bridge and catapult construction activities, while others had students ...
According to Kyushu Electric, staff discovered at around 7 p.m. Friday that steam was leaking from the pipe of a device used for the removal of oxygen and other dissolved gases from the feedwater to steam generators. The No. 3 reactor at the plant resumed operation on March 23 after being offline for over ...
In addition to news on upcoming western releases of Steins;Gate Elite and other titles at this past week's GDC 2018 event, Spike Chunsoft announced a release date for the Steam version of Steins;Gate 0. The visual novel is coming to the service on May 8, and its page is now live ahead of launch.
Teacher Ellie Malecha, our STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and Mathematics) specialist, has provided students in grades K-4 with opportunities to create, collaborate, critically think and problem solve through various curriculum projects that require them to solve real-world situations.
It is not easy running a haunted house. You do not know even half the work that goes into it. You will, however, if you win our Steam key giveaway for MachiaVillain - a strategic management game about making the most terrifying haunted house you can. Check out the best free Steam games if you want a ...
Wakefield Co-operative Bank's Janet Rivers participated in the first annual Explore STEAM night at Galvin Middle School on March 15, showcasing the Bank's Teaching Kids to Grow program. Teaching Kids to Grow, now in it's fourth year, has brought vegetable and herb gardens to Wakefield Public ...
After several failed attempts, a daredevil rocket-maker soared into the sky Saturday in a steam-powered rocket he built in his garage. "Mad" Mike Hughes, 61, launched himself into the heavens, he said, to confirm his theory that the Earth is flat, and shaped like a Frisbee, reports correspondent Mireya ...
Valve, as a private company, doesn't have to disclose its earnings, governance, or a great deal of other information about its own operation. Luckily, there's third-party analytic firms like SteamSpy to fill in the gap. According to Sergey Galyonkin, the firm — which rose to fame with games like Half-Life and ...


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