Bethesda to release it’s own launcher to sell mods?

Apparently there is an alpha version of a launcher for Bethesda games. It has Fallout 4 creation kit and even a Mods tab at the top. Check out some screenshots: [fusion_builder_container hundred_percent="yes" overflow="visible"][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type="1_1" background_position="left top" background_color="" border_size="" border_color="" border_style="solid" spacing="yes" background_image="" background_repeat="no-repeat" padding="" margin_top="0px" margin_bottom="0px" class="" id="" animation_type="" animation_speed="0.3" animation_direction="left" hide_on_mobile="no" center_content="no" min_height="none"] Do we really need another game launcher aside from Steam, Origin, UPlay, Battle.net, GOG (optional)? They really…

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Steam is now selling mods!? WTF!

It seems that you can now buy mods for Skyrim on Steam, check this page out. Also there is a whole thread on reddit here, people claim that some mods were already stolen and someone posted them as their own... This is so not cool at all and I think it's safe to say that most gamers are disappointed with this business decision. More to this games have updates, mods might not have…

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Steam now hosts more curated Workshops for non-Valve games

Valve has opened the money-making side of Steam Workshop to third-party titles, giving modders more ways to make money. Are you a modder of Dungeon Defenders: Eternity and Chivalry: Medieval Warfare? You're lucky, these are the first non-Valve games to support this update. Community members can create, vote on and buy in-game items – returning some of the income to the modder’s pockets. Steam Workshop modders have earned over $57 million by modding…

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Check out SUPERHOT

In September 2013, few Polish guys from Blue Brick studio made a big buzz with their tech demo FPS where time flows normally only during movement, which gives the game a new dimension. Now the developers went with their project on Kickstarter asking for your help! They’ve significantly improved the game. Studio says it has already developed the basic mechanisms of the game but there’s still a lot of work…

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Dead Space 3 to include micro-transactions…

Eurogamer just revealed that Dead Space 3 includes micro-transactions as part of its weapon crafting system. They’ve spotted mention of "downloadable content" during a recent hands-on play session with the game. The message pops up when you don't have enough resources to piece together the new weapon you're after. It states: "Cannot craft. Additional resources required." These resources (materials, scrap parts and the like) can be picked up by the…

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GDC 2012: How Valve made Team Fortress 2 free-to-play

  In June of 2011, Valve Software took its four-year-old online first-person shooter Team Fortress 2 and made it completely free-to-play -- and ended up increasing revenues by a factor of twelve as a result. Valve's Joe Ludwig ran a GDC session Wednesday that explained exactly how four years' worth of content updates, tweaks, and community engagement helped Valve transition TF2 from a triple-A boxed title to a free-to-play game…

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Gabe is more than fine… financially

Forbes editors have decided to estimate Gabe Newell’s fortune recently. As you realize there’s a list with the richest people in the world on which Gabe turned out to be… 854. This may sound not that great right? But as it turns out, if he wanted to sell his shares to someone else, he would be richer by $ 1.5 billion. Just imagine how much does he earn by month……

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