Tag: Team Fortress 2

Valve might have earned $67k from the Team Fortress 2 economy bug
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Valve might have earned $67k from the Team Fortress 2 economy bug

Earlier this week, a bug hit Team Fortress 2, guaranteeing that players who opened in-game chests would receive a rare cosmetic drop and tanking the game’s economy almost overnight. Valve has since disabled item trading, but while it’s working on a fix, the nature of the Steam marketplace means that it has potentially generated a passive, but handsome profit. According to one Reddit user, that might be as much as $67,122.93 (around £55,000). read more

The Steam summer sale starts next week
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The Steam summer sale starts next week

Despite the hush-hush that usually surrounds incoming Steam sales, it looks like we’ve got a start date for the platform’s big summer sale – and it’s coming up very soon. Following all of the hype and excitement of E3, this might be a good time to get your teeth stuck into some titles you’ve had on your wish list for a while, or try something new in the meantime before for those big PC games that were announced at the conference arrive. read more