Posts tagged Steam

A disappointing Summer sale

I already knew it wasn’t going to be great but I was still hoping my first Summer sale would still do better than my two previous experiences with weeklong deals. Human Extinction Simulator was 33% off and Bret Airborne 50% off and I made about 2/3 of what I made during the weeklong deals I […]

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First event sale on Steam – First impression

Weeklong deals are much more interesting for games not performing well on Steam. It’s only been one and a half day but my previous 2 participation in weeklong deals both did better than what the Summer sale is doing for me so far. In fact, on the first day I made less money (and sold […]

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Steam and refunds

Maybe there was a need to have a better refund process on Steam. Maybe. The new implementation for refunds however? It’s just terrible. Bye bye demos Demos were already a waste of time from a statistical point of view. I used to complain about the lack of demos for many games but when Bret Airborne […]

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Steamspy – Your voyeur needs have been answered

More or less … Since it’s out there for everyone to see anyway I thought I’d take a few minutes to talk about what you can see on that new website SteamSpy which compiles and extrapolates data from Steam. I have never really posted detailed data about exactly how many copies of Human Extinction Simulator […]

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PC is dead. Long live Steam!

This is a weird thing but one I keep seeing more and more. People don’t say they will release a PC version, instead they say they will release the game on Steam. Steam is now considered the whole PC platform and to some extent Mac and Linux as well. I’m not complaining about Steam, in […]

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