Valve Announces Major Steam Updates

Discussion in 'Steam Updates' started by WorldWarIII, June 21, 2007.

  1. WorldWarIII

    WorldWarIII Guest

    Valve Announces Major Update for Steam
    June 20, 2007, 10:27 am - Eric Twelker

    Free Update Offers New Community Features for Connecting Gamers

    June 20, 2007 -- This summer Valve will ship a major update to its online gaming platform Steam, introducing an advanced set of community features to more than 13 million gamers around the world.

    Beginning in July, Steam users can set up their own personal Steam pages and profiles, create and join groups, schedule games with friends, review who they've played with, see how well everyone played, chat with groups, chat via voice, and more. These new community services and features can be used with all Steam games, which include new releases and classic titles from leading publishers and independent developers.

    Free of charge, the new community features will be accessible via the Steam desktop client and via the web.

    "Our community has given us great direction on the ways they want to see Steam evolve," said Gabe Newell, co-founder and president of Valve. "Adding these new community features to make it easier to connect with other gamers is something we've wanted to see on Steam for a long time and this latest update is just the start. We've got a long list of items that we're working on to make it easier for gamers to connect and play games on Steam."

    This upgrade marks the largest extension to the Steam platform since its first commercial release in March 2004. In its three year history, Steam has defined the next generation online gaming platform delivering hundreds of games to millions of users with services such as Guest Passes, Automatic Updates, Free Weekends, and allowing gamers to access their games from any PC.
  2. Maxell

    Maxell Full Member

    Ya that sounds pretty crazy and badass
  3. n00b

    n00b Full Member

    Who cares? Thats what we have CHAT TOOLS for.
  4. BlinkY

    BlinkY Pork is not a Verb

    mmmm i smell a cent of Xfire and myspace here.
  5. c01Dcu7

    c01Dcu7 New Member

    well i smell new security updates meaning no freesteam or pacsteam or any other steam.
  6. Renegade89

    Renegade89 New Member

  7. n00b

    n00b Full Member

    rofl, so true.
  8. WorldWarIII

    WorldWarIII Guest

    Steam will be cracked either way :D

    It has been owned time after time :D
  9. Renegade89

    Renegade89 New Member

    Also been patched time after time. :(

  10. Krzywy

    Krzywy Moderator

    p2p makes good option for us :)
  11. UserOnald

    UserOnald New Member

    hey i no this is not the right place to post this but y cant i play the steam games when i get freesteam it says this account dus not own this game please log into the right account
  12. firentwo

    firentwo New Member

    I have the same prob
  13. hugz`

    hugz` New Member

    You have to find cracked server that do not require the right account.. you could search around the net.. just google "cracked cs 1.6 servers" and I am sure you will find at least 5.
  14. n00b

    n00b Full Member

    There was another steam update but I doubt that concerns it, you probably just didn't join the right server like hugz` said.
  15. Cr4zyk1dd

    Cr4zyk1dd Full Member

    You can only join Cracked Servers.
  16. Sylki

    Sylki New Member

    lol when i go to play css it says that the account does not own the game.
    What do I do ?
  17. Sylki

    Sylki New Member

    how do i join them . beter yet how do i find them
  18. Deride

    Deride Full Member

    Cracked servers are awesome if you love outrageous latency and people who think hacking is downloading public hacks... and then using them blatantly for hours on end.

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