Steam: Gifting system has been improved!

Steam Gifting will now be a system of direct exchange from gift buyer to gift receiver - Valve has removed the Gift to E-mail and Gift to Inventory options. Benefits from the new system: Scheduling Gifts Is Even More Straightforward. Go ahead and buy a gift months in advance and have it delivered to a friend on time, every time. Declined Gifts Resolve The Way They Should. In the old…

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No flash or daily deals during upcoming Steam sales

Hey guys, there's an info on Eurogamer that Valve will not run any flash or daily deals during its Steam autumn or winter sales this year. The autumn sale will run from November 25th until December 1st. The winter sale (holiday sale) will run from December 22nd until January 4th (2016). Shacknews confirmed those news, which also suggested that games would get just one sale price for the duration of each sale. Eurogamer confirmed this - Valve…

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Valve listens… at least for now.

Here's good news guys. Few days ago Gabe Newell showed up on reddit, acting like he doesn't know what the big deal is about. On Thursday I was flying back from LA. When I landed, I had 3,500 new messages. Hmmm. Looks like we did something to piss off the Internet. Yesterday I was distracted as I had to see my surgeon about a blister in my eye (#FuchsDystrophySucks), but…

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Tripwire Interactive on Steam pricing in Europe

Here's an interesting post from Tripwire Interactive (the makers of Red Orchestra and Killing Floor series) employee: They're saying that the publiser sets the price (or the developer etc.) - that's true and we already knew that. But according to this post from the makers of Adventurer Manager it's Valve who doesn't correctly convert the price for other currencies in the first place: So basically if the developer, publisher doesn't set the price…

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