Gaming

Steam updates game-content guidelines, will include “something that you hate”

Valve Software Steam, the long-running PC games marketplace operated by Valve Software, has consistently run into issues with approved and restricted content, and arguments about those guidelines have heated up in recent weeks. After Valve removed various “ero” games and then approved the sexualized, violence-against-women simulator Agony, users began asking what was up with Steam’s content guidelines. […]

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DT Game Play weekly livestream

[embedded content] So many games, so little time. Every week, Hanif Jackson and the Digital Trends crew show off some of the hottest new and upcoming PC games. Whether we’re previewing the next big blockbuster or checking in on updates of an old favorite, there are always more games to play — and we’re the […]

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Paradox Interactive plans to acquire BattleTech dev Harebrained Schemes

Paradox Interactive announced today that it will acquire Harebrained Schemes, the studio behind PC turn-based games such as BattleTech and the Shadowrun series. Paradox published Battletech. The Seattle-based Harebrained will now be a division within Paradox, which specializes in strategy games. Paradox Development Studio is responsible for series such as Stellaris and Europa Universalis. Having Harebrained as part of […]