Tag: Valve

Steam’s Splinter Cell: Blacklist Sale Halted Due To Lack Of CD key Inventory

The Steam platform has become a go-to place for all PC gamers these days. With regular sales and plenty of payment options (including Bitcoin) available, Steam is one of the largest market players to date. But even this company can run into some trouble now and then. During a recent Splinter Cell: Blacklist sale on the platform, the supply of CD-keys depleted much faster than anticipated. Steam Sale Goes Off …
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Steam Switched Back to Zero-Confirmation Bitcoin Transactions

When Steam announced they started to accept Bitcoin payments, the community was over the moon with excitement. This was yet another major player accepting cryptocurrency, further validating this revolutionary payment method. Now that the platform is once again accepting zero-confirmation transactions, all seems to be well with the world. Steam Is Back In The The Bitcoin Game For quite some time, the Steam platform insisted on having at least one …
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BitPay Brings Bitcoin Payments to Valve’s Online Gaming Platform Steam

Bitcoin payment firm BitPay has announced a partnership with gaming giant Valve. The integration of BitPay’s payment gateway will allow the 89+ million gamers on Valve’s online gaming platform Steam, to make bitcoin purchases. In today’s post on the BitPay blog, Rory Desmond, Director of Business Development for North America and APAC, explained that Valve needed a “fast, international payment method” for its growing user base in developing markets like …
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Steam Update Confirms Impending Bitcoin Integration

It has been coming for quite a long time now, but Steam officially announced the impending Bitcoin payment integration earlier today. After the code was initially discovered in a beta client release, it looks like the Bitcoin implementation is coming to fruition rather soon. Also read: Smsogram Offers Private Mobile Phone Numbers For Bitcoin Steam And Bitcoin Are Ready To Take Off In an announcement earlier today, Steam once again …
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