Gabe Newell on piracy and Steam’s success in Russia

We’ve already covered Valve co-founder Gabe Newell’s thoughts on Team Fortress 2’s lucrative decision to go free-to-play, but during the same talk Newell also spoke a little bit about the highly lucrative Russian games market. It seems that the country – which is notorious for high levels of piracy – is actually something of a nest (headcrab) egg for Valve.

The story is too old to be commented.
lorianguy2243d ago

Gabe Newell is a bit of a legend.

ProjectVulcan2243d ago (Edited 2243d ago )

Great developer really changed the landscape of pc gaming. Shame he looks like a middle aged Harry Potter who ate all the pies :-/

NYC_Gamer2243d ago

will always support steam because valve care about PC gamers

news4geeks2243d ago

Gabe: I will do anything if you let me remove games from my steam account... anything.

SH0CKW4VE2243d ago

The Man when it comes to gaming and customer relations,

take notes EA.

Show all comments (9)