Valve asking devs to no longer give games for Greenlight votes

Here's what Valve thinks about giving game codes in exchange for Steam Greenlight votes: "When you give away copies of your game in exchange for votes, you put us in a really uncomfortable position." "We do not think these votes accurately reflect customer interest and it makes our job harder in deciding which games customers would actually buy and play on Steam." "Additionally. when you give away copies of your…

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Capcom tries to kill used video game sales with the one-save game

The punishing legal users seem never to stop. This is another idiotic idea how to piss off users who really buy games. Introducing – one save per game! Only one play through, one save. Want to play one more time? Go and buy new one! Praise the Capcom gods! Fortunately it applies currently only to Nintendo 3DS game Resident Evil: Mercenaries 3D.   Read more here: Buying used video games…

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Gearbox: Valve is childish and narrow minded

  Valve’s dislike of the PS3 isn’t exactly a secret and because of that Randy Pitchford, the President of Gearbox (the developers of Borderlands), felt the need to speak up in Sony’s defense. In a recent interview with the U.K.’s Official PlayStation Magazine, Pitchford said: I noticed something on the net not too long ago. Doug Lombardi (Valve's VP Marketing) had to take a swipe at the PS3 again, and…

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