The Half-Life 2 "Call for Communication" group saw 10,000 players boot up their copies of Valve's seminal FPS this weekend as part of an organised request for information.
The restrictions imposed by DRM systems may be encouraging people to play pirate games, according to Gabe Newell, co-founder of Valve.
$99 for a host of great titles including the new zombie, co-op first-person shooter.
A recount of some early multiplayer gaming in and around Half-Life's bunker. Damn that alarm!
Valve's Source Engine tech demo is now available to download over Steam.
Valve are apparently play-testing the game a lot.