Forum discussion tagged with steam.
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    Question Any good Steam game suggestions?

    I'm looking for FPS shooter games that are like Call of Duty. However, I want something that's a bit different, but in the same criteria.
  2. Question Counter Strike:GO won't run on 2010 Mac Pro

    I just acquired a Mac Pro (Mid 2010), 2 x 3.46 GHz 6-Core Xeons, 32 GB 1333 MHz RAM, 250 GB SSD, 1 TB HD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti 6144 MB. I did a full format and reinstall of the OS on the SSD and am currently running High Sierra (10.13.6) (though I initially tried using a dosdude1 patched...
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    L.A. Noire Complete Edition - $8.99 - 70% off

    . I loved this game back in the day. If you missed it the first time around check it out for only $8.99. L.A. Noire is a violent crime thriller that blends breathtaking action with true detective work to deliver an unprecedented interactive experience. Search for clues, chase down suspects...
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    Steam link unable to connect to PC

    Whenever I connect via steam link to PC, it brings up the Big Picture mode and then hangs and finally disconnects. On the host PC where the games are running the Big Picture mode is stuck and if I click on the screen Windows pops up a dialog box saying 'Steam Client Bootstrapper is not...
  5. TurtleCrusher

    Photoshop/Paint Contest - Steam Game Prizes

    Hello everyone! Let's do a photoshop/paint contest. Whoever gets the most likes while using the image below in 24 hours gets their first pick of the following games: Hacknet (humble link) Verdun (humble link) Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion (humble link) The Ship - Single player and...
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    Will upgrading CPU help with steam link?

    Hello, I have a very old CPU Intel Core Duo E8500 @ 3.16 GHz and ASUS P5Q Pro motherboard. Streaming on steam link to my bedroom tv is very slow with slow encoding always displayed when 'Display Performance Metrics' is set. I am playing strategy games like XCOM so my desktop computer as such...
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    Very slow encoding on Nvidia 1050TI card for steam link

    Hello, I have a Nvidia 1050 TI card and a e8500 AMD dual core CPU at 3.16 Ghz. I have hardware decoding enabled on both host and client. I get very poor 4fps playing 'XCOM Enemy within' at 1920 x 1080. In steam big picture mode I see the encoder is steam d3d10nv12 + nvenc h264 and I am...
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    Best controller for strategy games with Steam link on big screen TV

    Hello, I generally play strategy games like Xcom and Civilization and just recently got a new Steam link. I was thinking that keyboards are the best controllers for strategy games. Most of the online review sites don't cover steam controllers for strategy games. Does anyone with similar...
  9. Ketchup

    FIXED** Computer is Freezing Whenever Steam ( and only Steam) is Launched

    This one is just weird. We just noticed it this week, and it is affecting the machine in my sig (not other PC in the house has Steam). It was first noticed yesterday when my son was playing CS:GO. It has now gotten to the point where I can just start steam and let it sit for a minute, and the...
  10. Grooveriding

    Nioh: Complete Edition - coming to PC on Nov 7th. Had no idea this was happening. Awesome game for those who enjoy the Souls series of games. This game was a reason to buy a PS4 imo, like Bloodborne or TLOU, but scratch that since it's now coming to PC! :D
  11. balloonshark

    Fallout: A Post Nuclear Role Playing PC Game free from Steam until tomorrow.

    Grab "Fallout: A Post Nuclear Role Playing Game" free from Steam. You should be able to add it to your library without actually installing the game. Linkage: The deal is only live until until September 30th at...
  12. balloonshark

    Outlast deluxe edition pc game free from humble bundle.

    Get the outlast deluxe edition pc game (and steam key) for free for a limited time from humble bundle. The deal has borked the site so you may need to keep trying.
  13. balloonshark

    Get Psychonauts Steam key (pc game) for free from Humble Bundle

    Get Psychonauts Steam key (pc game) for free from Humble Bundle. FREE for a limited time (48 hours)! * Note: You must redeem your free Psychonauts key by 10AM Pacific on Saturday, September 30th, 2017!
  14. UDT89

    Anyone play PUBG?

    I'm a 37 year old father of two and far far removed from the days of Statcraft, CS, and DoD in the late 90s early 00s. So it was time to build a new work computer and I went overboard, naturally, with intentions of playing PUBG. Been playing for a couple of weeks and not knowing anyone makes...
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    Intermittent missing

    The last few days my engine has been missing when I first start it up ,and sometimes at stops, but only some of the time on both counts. Even after driving for miles on the highway come to a stop and it might start missing again but not always. Then today when I got to work pulling into the...
  16. Chaotic42

    Oxygen Not Included - Early Access game from the makers of Don't Starve Has anyone been playing this? I'm really enjoying it, quite a bit more than Don't Starve in fact. It's a 2D base-builder where you're stuck miles below the surface of an alien planet and you have to mine, farm, build, etc. The main...
  17. EpicSurvivor

    Just a friendly invite to come join the "BreakingRust" Server (Rust)

    We are looking for players to come join us on the "BreakingRust" Server. We have an upcoming wipe 3/2/17. USA Server! All players are welcome, no age, language restrictions. So Come Play with us at "BreakingRust" Servers! Farm, Dominate, Conquer, Survive! This is the Official Website...
  18. ShintaiDK

    Steam October graphics share (Vulkan/DX12) for new cards.

    Steam October Vulkan numbers: GTX 1080 1.44% (+0.22%) GTX 1070 2.50% (+0.52%) GTX 1060 1.98% (+0.72%) RX 480 (Doesn't exist currently, counted as 470?) RX 470 0.72% (+0.20%) RX 460 0.12% (+0.06%) Steam October DX12 numbers: GTX 1080 0.67% (+0.10%) GTX 1070 1.11% (+0.24%) GTX 1060 0.73%...
  19. balloonshark

    <DEAD> Get Tropico 4 Steam game for free from Humble Store. (2 days only)

    <DEAD> Get Tropico 4 Steam PC game for free from the Humble Store. This deal ends in 2 days! This game has a 90% + rating on Steam. Enjoy!
  20. dave_the_nerd

    RimWorld anybody?

    I didn't see any threads on this. I never played Dwarf Fortress, which I gather the game is heavily "inspired" by, but it's an interesting combination of The Sims and MineCraft, I guess. I played quite a bit this weekend, even reaching endgame, with a stable, sustainable, and easy to defend...