The Banner Saga 2 premieres for Windows, Mac on April 19

The Banner Saga series creator Stoic announced that its long-awaited sequel title, The Banner Saga 2, will debut for Windows and Mac via Steam on April 19, and early adopters can claim a pre-release discount.

Payday 2 hits SteamOS, goes free for the rest of March

The Windows PC version of the cooperative heist sim Payday 2 is now free to play on Steam until the end of March as developer Overkill Software commemorates the game's SteamOS launch.

Zero Escape series finale hits 3DS and Vita in June, Steam version in the works

Publisher and localization studio Aksys Games revealed that the final chapter in its Zero Escape series will launch for the Nintendo 3DS and PlayStation Vita in June, followed by a Steam release later this year.

Shadow Complex Remastered out on Xbox One, PS4 and Steam versions coming in May

A remastered version of developer Chair Entertainment's exploration-based platformer Shadow Complex is out now on the Xbox One, and its creators note that ports for the PlayStation 4 and PC platforms via Steam are incoming.

Kaspersky finds 1,200 versions of ‘Steam stealer’ malware

Security firm Kaspersky has detailed findings that "Steam stealer" malware is becoming an epidemic, with users able to purchase a means of gaining access to other user accounts for as little as $30.
Virtual Reality

Battlezone reveals dynamic VR campaign in new trailer 1:18

Sniper Elite series developer Rebellion shows off the campaign mode featured in its upcoming PlayStation VR and Oculus Rift shooter Battlezone as part of a new trailer released this week.

No Man’s Sky releases in June, PC special edition announced 3:09

Interstellar exploration game No Man's Sky will launch digitally and at retail on June 21st, and developer Hello Games is now taking pre-orders for "a deluxe collector's set as ambitious as the game itself."

Steam is changing its bundle pricing model to avoid redundant purchases

For some frequent Steam customers, purchasing bundles isn't worth the added cost when accounting for the games already in their collection. Leaked documents show Valve is looking to address that problem.

Humble Bundle collects classic Star Wars PC games in latest compilation

Humble Bundle serves up a collection of classic Star Wars PC games as part of its latest pay-what-you-want digital compilation, with a portion of proceeds benefiting Unicef and Star Wars: Force for Change.

Postal Redux brings a classic murder simulator to PC, PS4 this spring 1:12

A remake of the controversial '90s action game Postal will launch for Windows and Mac platforms via Steam this spring, and series creator Running With Scissors notes that a PlayStation 4 port is in the works.
Virtual Reality

Find out if your rig is Vive-ready with the SteamVR Performance Test

It's no secret that virtual reality experiences will require some beefy hardware to run at their best, so Valve is offering up the SteamVR Performance Test tool to help gamers take stock.

Revamped classic Carmageddon: Max Damage heads for consoles, PCs in 2016 1:06

Gory vehicular action game Carmageddon: Max Damage will make its console debut for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One later this year, and fans of the series may be eligible to receive a free copy for PC platforms.