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Steam Boasts 17 Million Concurrent Players
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Steam Boasts 17 Million Concurrent Players

Steam, Valve’s online platform has just hit an amazing milestone, the gaming platform has just hit 17 million concurrent users which means, more people were playing Steam at the same time than ever bought a Wii U. Or PS Vita. Or Dreamcast. Or Sega Saturn. Just to be clear, concurrent refers to the number of people using the platform at once and not the total amount of users. read more

CheckPoint Uses Video Games to Confront Mental Health Issues
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CheckPoint Uses Video Games to Confront Mental Health Issues

Based in Australia and New Zealand, non-profit organisation CheckPoint aims to foster a positive relationship between video games and mental health. It’s run by professionals from both the games and mental health industries, who together strive for the recognition and utilisation of games as therapeutic tools to assist with recovery from things like anxiety, depression, and burnout. read more