Neal Stephenson’s CLANG passes $290K

Neal Stephenson’s Subutai Corporation has so  far managed to raise $290K  for their  “Guitar Hero, with swords” game CLANG. This leaves them with 21 days to raise the remaining $210K they need to reach their funding goal on Kickstarter. For those of you who don’t know what CLANG consists of well then I guess I’ll have to explain it to you… awww effort is involve...

Gabe Newell says that piracy results as a problem with the service

Piracy and video games will always be a hot topic for discussion, especially when it comes to PC gamers. In the recent weeks some rather degrading remarks were made by a certain company towards the state of the PC market as it stands now with piracy issues causing the company to lose sales. However one name in the PC world, quite a large name at that, is taking a stand against these companies and ...

Portal 2 sells 3 million copies total according to Gabe

Valve’s Gabe Newell spoke at Games for a Change today in New York City and there he said that Portal 2 has reached over 3 million copies sold since it was released on April 18th. He didn’t actually mention what platforms had sold the best or whether or not this was sales on one specific platform but it can probably be inferred that he meant all platforms. Gabe Newell is most likely the...

Steam Guard available to all Steam users now

Steam users will be prompted with an update today which will update their Steam client with the latest addition to the widely used service. This update will contain the Steam Guard system which will not only protect your Steam account from hackers but also notify you if anyone has even tried to get into your account. Gabe Newell himself gave his password and username out at GDC in an effort to pro...

Gabe Newell gives his account info out to show Steam Guard’s protection

You have to give Valve’s Gabe Newell some credit, he at least stands behind the products that his company supports. Today at GDC he demonstrated the efficiency of Steam’s new security measure that they are calling Steam Guard. He did this by not only letting everyone see him log into his personal steam account but then went so far as to tell everyone his account name and password and t...

Half Life 2: Epsiode Three is NOT Valve’s E3 surprise

  Last week, none other than Aperture Science themself sent an official email stating that the Portal 2 event scheduled to take place during E3 had been cancelled, and would be replaced by a ‘surprise’. They even went on to clarify that the cancellation of the Portal 2 event was not the surprise (thanks for that). Of course, speculation immediately began brewing that the surprise would be the long...

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