Written by xaraan
and Frank Miller
on Wednesday, September 19 2012 and posted in Columns
Steam Greenlight, the community game selection system on Steam, to approve ten more games for release on October 15th.
Steam Greenlight was launched a few weeks ago and a week ago, ten games made it through the first selection process. (Black Mesa, Cry of Fear, Dream, Heroes & Generals, Kenshi, McPixel, No More Room in Hell, Project Zomboid, Routine, and Towns.) Black Mesa, a rebuild of Half-Life has received the most attention out of the batch so far. The games are due to land in the Steam shop over the next few months.
According to a tweet today by a developer, the next batch of ten games will be selected on October 15th:
Steam is a new system put in place where players get to select the games to be released, instead of a small party of employees at a publisher. Developers post info, screenshots and more about their games and Steam members vote on what they want to see most.
If you're a Steam member, check out their site to participate in the selection process.
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About the Author - Jeremy Shane
Jeremy was born in a small mountain village of a strange foreign land called Weystvurginea. Banishment for liberal views saw him spend years wondering the east coast until he decided to bike to California. When he saw how long a trip it was, he drove instead. Now he's living it up in a low humidity climate, sometimes working on his photography and when not, he writes for us covering books (by way of his blog: Reading Realms), gaming, tv, movies, comics, conventions in the SoCal area, and creates a weekly webcomic: A Journey Through Skyrim. If you look for him offline, start in the L.A. area; online start at: www.jeremyshane.info for his profile and all the social networks he's on... or just follow him on twitter, he seems to be on there a lot: @jeremyshane.
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