The Best Way to Replay Half-Life in 2024
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The Best Way to Replay Half-Life in 2024

This is the best way to replay and experience 1998’s ever-brilliant Half-Life 1 in 2024, with a mod that overhauls the gameplay vastly. Half-Life still stands out as one of the greatest FPS games ever created. It jumpstarted the narrative-driven FPS genre and there are still a lot of players that admire Half-Life‘s legacy. But…

Steam celebrates 20 years with fresh design and sale
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Steam celebrates 20 years with fresh design and sale

The PC has been a hugely influential platform in the history of video games. In the last 20 years, Steam has been the most influential store of all, becoming today the Mecca of PC gaming. As expected, Valve is celebrating in style. It’s not only redesigning the Steam interface but also offering discounts and big…

Nvidia Half-Life 2 RTX Remix Project Announced
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Nvidia Half-Life 2 RTX Remix Project Announced

In the infinite wait for Half-Life 3, the gaming community is constantly creating mods and content using the first two installments. And, Half-Life 2 was the title that consolidated it all. Therefore, Nvidia wanted to take things a little further. RELATED: Are the Half-Life expansions still worth playing? Nvidia, in a grand gesture towards modders…

Linux overtakes MacOS on Steam thanks to the Steam Deck and SteamOS
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Linux overtakes MacOS on Steam thanks to the Steam Deck and SteamOS

The success of the Steam Deck has gone beyond the handheld. It has managed to revive a market that has been dominated by Nintendo for years. More importantly for Linux users, it has finally marked victory in a war waged on Steam. MacOS and Linux users have always been fighting for their place in the…

Dolphin emulator no longer coming to Steam
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Dolphin emulator no longer coming to Steam

The gaming community receives very bad news for the preservation of video games. The retro world largely relies on emulation. Dolphin is perhaps the most important emulator at the moment. However, although it seemed that it would finally arrive officially in a digital PC storefront – we’re talking about Steam – it will not. Despite…

Half-Life Alyx No VR mod gives PC gamers what they want
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Half-Life Alyx No VR mod gives PC gamers what they want

A mod that further enhances the experience of this incredible Valve game Half-Life: Alyx is one of the best virtual reality games out there and a key piece to understanding the story of Alyx Vance between Half-Life and Half-Life 2. However, not everyone has access to a VR headset. Are you one of them? Would…

Valve has confirmed that Counter-Strike 2 is a reality
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Valve has confirmed that Counter-Strike 2 is a reality

After many rumors, they finally dropped the bombshell! Finally, the wait is over, Counter-Strike 2 is a reality! As we have previously commented here at Game Freaks 365, Valve had already confirmed that there would be 5 Counter-Strike games, but such an early confirmation was not expected. However, what has surprised all gamers the most…

Valve continues to drop hints of possible Counter-Strike 2 release
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Valve continues to drop hints of possible Counter-Strike 2 release

Trademarks, screenshots, and countless updates in CS:GO in the last week CS:GO has been one of the most profitable games in the industry. A minimum average of 300k people play this title since September 2018! But for many years now, players have been waiting for a second edition. And after many rumors in the last…

CS:GO managed 1.2 million+ concurrent players yesterday
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CS:GO managed 1.2 million+ concurrent players yesterday

It’s the fourth-highest peak in the history of the game! Multiplayer FPS games have a clear representative worldwide with a very important company behind them. And no, I’m not talking about Call of Duty with Activision. The Counter-Strike franchise has always been the game that fans of this genre keep coming back to. For almost…

Is Valve working on new Half-Life and Portal games?
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Is Valve working on new Half-Life and Portal games?

Valve product designer Greg Coomer revealed in an interview that both Half-Life and Portal could be among the games in development. Despite Valve’s great history as video game developers, in the last decade and a half, they have not stood out like they used to. Even so, they delivered the best VR game ever in…

Valve updates Steam Deck to fix joystick ‘drift’
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Valve updates Steam Deck to fix joystick ‘drift’

Valve has acted quickly and efficiently after drifting problems with the Steam Deck Joysticks. Yesterday many users who had purchased Valve’s Steam Deck have reported through the different social networks drifting problems in the right joystick of their handheld consoles. Valve has analyzed the problem in record time and apparently, it is not a hardware…

Steam Deck release date confirmed
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Steam Deck release date confirmed

Valve also announced dynamic cloud synchronization, which will allow us to play without stopping when changing platforms. The Steam Deck is perhaps the most eagerly awaited product of the PC community and technology enthusiasts for the first quarter of the year. Valve has unveiled its Steam Deck, a portable PC console with a release date…

Gabe Newell: Valve is betting big on headsets and VR gaming
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Gabe Newell: Valve is betting big on headsets and VR gaming

Gabe Newell, the co-founder and president of Valve, has shared information about the company’s future in a public talk at Auckland’s Sancta Maria College. Newell, one of the most well-known people in the video gaming industry, has been compelled to take a holiday in Auckland, New Zealand, owing to COVID limitations. As a result, he…

Now you can use Team Fortress 2 avatars on your stream with Animaze
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Now you can use Team Fortress 2 avatars on your stream with Animaze

If you’re a fan of Team Fortress 2 or simply don’t want people to know your face on the internet, the avatars of the Soldier, Heavy, Scout, Medic, and Pyro are now available with Animaze. Every day on the internet, we get more comfortable exposing our faces through photographs and videos on social networks, just…

Steam Deck: Everything you need to know about Valve’s Switch-like handheld console
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Steam Deck: Everything you need to know about Valve’s Switch-like handheld console

Following the announcement of the Nintendo Switch OLED Model, Valve has shifted gears and announced the Steam Deck, a hybrid console with a similar format but with more features and a massive game library. The Steam Deck is Valve’s long-rumored portable console that can be connected to your TV, played on the go, and even…