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The man who sent his game to Gabe Newell in a briefcase

Richard Seabrook woke one morning and realised his life wasn't where he wanted it to be. He was 23 years old, he'd graduated from university and he'd taken a job he thought would lead to his dream career in games. But it hadn't quite worked out. Show More Summary

An eSports Team Will Win $6.5 Million for Playing 'Dota 2' This Week

Valve president Gabe Newell giving the welcome address at the 2015 International Dota 2 Championships. Image: Valve Today marks the beginning of the 2015 International Dota 2 Championships, which will have the biggest cash prize in eSports...Show More Summary

Former Valve economist Yanis Varoufakis quits as Greece's finance minister

Former Valve economist Yanis Varoufakis has quit as Greek finance minister just six months after taking the job. Varoufakis, an economics professor based in Athens, joined Valve in March 2012 as a consultant after Gabe Newell emailed...Show More Summary

A More Robust 'Valve-Is-Evil' Hypothesis

Last month, Valve’s Gabe Newell participated in a Reddit question and answer session after the company announced it would to allow user mods for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim to be sold through Steam Workshop. A user called DoesYourCatMeow argued that in light of the near instant proliferation of exploitive [...]

Indie game Crawl updated with Gabe Newell boss “Gaben”

Gabe Newell is now available as in-game boss “Gaben” in indie rogue-lite dungeon-crawler Crawl. Gaben is a listed as rare statue in the game, so you may or may not come across him, depending on how your play session goes. Other additions include the Mini Beam Eye Bat monster as part of the Flying Eye […]

Valve Does A 180, Removes Paid Option For Mods

5 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Ubergizmo

Last week Valve launched a new feature on Steam that allowed modders to sell their creations. This led to some controversy as some believed that mods should remain as it is which is largely donation-based. Valve’s Gabe Newell then took to Reddit to state that the company would pull the feature if they deemed it was bad for the community. Show More Summary

Even Gabe Newell Gets Downvoted On Reddit

To say that some people are “upset” about Steam’s recent decision to allow users to charge for mods would be like saying that the ocean is “wet” or that Konami is “clueless.” So when Gabe Newell went on Reddit to talk about it, things got a little... heated. Read more...

Gabe Newell addresses controversy over paid Steam mods

Valve CEO thinks charging for mods encourages "higher quality content."

Valve head Gabe Newell responds to paid mod controversy

When Valve Corp announced that it would be allowing content creators to sell mods for games like Skyrim through Steam Workshop, it probably did not expect the extremely negative response it got from its users. Fearing that monetization could ruin the open … Continue reading ?

Gabe Newell responds to paid mods controversy

Valve boss Gabe Newell has addressed concerns over the company's move to allow paid-for mods on Steam. Responding to the initial glut of negative feedback in a Reddit AMA, Newell firstly explained why the company had acted now. "Our view of Steam is that it's a collection of useful tools for customers and content developers," he wrote. Show More Summary

Gabe Newell Optimistic Paid Mods Will Be A Win For Everybody

Addressing the ongoing furor surrounding the monetization of mods on Steam, Valve boss Gabe Newell took to Reddit earlier today to defend his company’s controversial new initiative. Read more...

Gabe Newell punches his way into indie game

News revealed on April Fools is always difficult to know how to treat. Do you waste time verifying it? Do you assume everything's a hoax regardless of proof? Do you just wait it out and see if the news still has updates in the coming...Show More Summary

Valve Co-Founder Gabe Newell Is Now A Playable Video Game Character

A retro-styled indie game called "Crawl" has a big surprise for gamers: Gabe Newell. The co-founder and acting president of Valve appears in Crawl as a fast-acting, no-holds-barred boss. And he's pretty badass.Click To Continue Read...

Here's Your Chance to Fight Gabe Newell

The Valve boss brandishes some wicked knives in an upcoming update for the game Crawl.

Indie game Crawl adds Gabe Newell as in-game boss

Gabe Newell has been added as an in-game boss in indie rogue-lite dungeon-crawler Crawl. Crawl, an indie dungeon-crawler is adding Gabe Newell as a secret boss character. Here’s an early result: And here it is in gif format: link. “I’ve been wanting to animate this for soooo long,” said developer Barney Cumming. “I’ve got a […]

Valve Software co-founder Gabe Newell becomes a video game character

Early access game Crawl posts GIF, teases his appearance as rare "boss" character.

Gabe Newell will be a boss in Crawl

Asymmetrical dungeon-crawler Crawl - a game in which up to five players take turns being the hero while everyone else controls monsters trying to kill them - is adding Gabe Newell as a secret boss monster. "I've been wanting to animate this for soooo long," said developer Powerhoof's Barney Cumming in a recent blog post. Show More Summary

Steam Game Turns Gabe Newell Into A Boss Fight

You think you can take on Gabe Newell? Good luck! Read more...

Gabe Newell Discusses Half-Life 3 - IGN News

Valve boss Gabe Newell recently shared his thoughts on the future of the Half-Life franchise, and how the company he co-founded many years ago has evolved into a service platform as it shifts away from game development.

Gabe Newell says Valve’s VR headset doesn’t make anyone throw up

7 months agoTechnology / Gadgets :

Virtual reality goggles could spark a revolution in gaming — and computing in general — one day soon, but only if they don’t make wearers want to throw up after a few minutes […]...

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