Monday Dec 2
Steam sets a new record as over 7 million gamers log in at once
Assuming Steam's user base is still around the 65 million mark, as Valve reported at the end of the October , over 10 percent of the gaming platform's patrons were logged-in at the same time yesterday, setting a record in the process.
Perfect World gains in Q3 revenue and profits
The Chinese online game developer Perfect World has reported strong financial performance in the third quarter, and with DOTA 2 now in closed beta, the good times look set to continue.
What Do You Do After Helping Create Portal? Write A Book.
Realm Lovejoy used to work as an artist at Valve, where she helped define the look of everything from Portal to Left 4 Dead to DOTA 2. We've even featured her work previously here on Kotaku.
El33t's Question of the Day: Will you ever stream games on Twitch or UStream on PS4 or Xbox One?
When it comes to eSports, live streaming video services like Twitch and Ustream have helped immensely in making professional matches in StarCraft 2, Dota 2, League of Legends and other competitive games readily accessible to literally millions of fans and even people mildly interested in the games, as well as help spread awareness of eSports in ... (more)
Dota 2 players to enjoy newfound futility in Stanley Parable announcer pack
Indie developer Davey Wreden revealed that the next Dota 2 announcer pack update will feature the dry, understated wit of Kevan Brighting, narrator of the off-kilter PC hit The Stanley Parable .
Heroes of the Storm Beta Now Open for Sign-Ups
Players can sign up on the game's official site for a first crack at Blizzard's take on the MOBA genre.