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Valve's Steam Deck handheld is like a Nintendo Switch built by PC nerds

Valve just took the wraps off Steam Deck, an AMD-powered gaming handheld that puts your Steam library in the palm of your hand.

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The Steam Summer Sale arrives with historically deep discounts

The Steam Sale runs June 24 through July 8, with great discounts on many major games. Here are all the details.

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You can now stream Steam games in ridonkulous 8K resolution, but you probably don't want to

Steam's Remote Play feature just added an 8K streaming option for deep-pocketed gamers.

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The Steam Lunar New Year Sale is live with cheap games and daily freebies

Celebrate the Lunar New Year with game deals and animated ox stickers on Steam.

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How to see your PC game's frame rate with Steam's FPS counter

It's quick and easy to turn on Steam's in-game FPS counter. Here's how.

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Play over 500 free demos in the latest Steam Game Festival

Cure your winter blues by playing something new in the February Steam Game Festival.

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Here's how much more gaming you did due to COVID

PC gamers played 31.3 billion hours in 2020—an increase of 51 percent

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The Steam Summer Sale starts with deals on Borderlands 3, Assassin's Creed and more

Apparently it's summer outside? With no end to isolation in sight, pick up some games to keep you company for the next few months—on the cheap.

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Valve supplants E3 with its third all-digital Steam Game Festival—and this one could be huge

The third iteration of the Steam Game Festival goes live June 9 to 14. Will Valve be able to get some bigger publishers and developers onboard for this pseudo-E3 replacement? We'll see.

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Valve locks in Half-Life: Alyx's release date, but it's nearly impossible to buy a VR headset right now

Six weeks out from Half-Life: Alyx, Valve's Index headset is still unavailable. So is Oculus's Quest and Rift S.

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Google wants to bring Steam to Chromebooks

A new report by Android Police says Google is working on bringing Steam to Chromebooks.

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13 game demos hit Steam to celebrate The Game Awards, including System Shock's reboot

Sure, you could watch The Game Awards tonight, or you could spend that time trying out a bunch of unique indie games. It's like PAX, but no pants required.

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A year in, the Epic Games Store's fight against Steam has made PC gaming better for everyone

As the Epic Games Store turns one, we look back at a year of exclusives, free games, and—most shocking of all—how competition seems to have reinvigorated Steam.

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The Steam Autumn Sale's surprisingly steep game deals feel like the good ol' days

Gears 5 for half-price and $25 for the whole of Hitman 2 make the Steam Autumn Sale feel almost like an old Steam Sale, for the first time in a long time.

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Steam's wonderful Library Update beta is finally live: Here's how to get it

The Steam Library Update went live today, bringing with it new organizational tools and a slick interface. You could (and should) join.

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Steam's long-awaited Library overhaul launches Sept. 17: Salvation for your massive game collection

It's been a long time coming, but Valve's sweeping library update will add a "Recently Played" section, new filtering and search options, event updates, and more when the open beta arrives on September 17.

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