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Gabe Newell

Steam Box photo
Steam Box

Steam Box controller may measure your 'arousal'

Prototypes to be sent out in '3-4 months'
Mar 05
// Patrick Hancock
BBC recently got a chance to talk to Gabe Newell about the upcoming Steam Box, Valve's upcoming attempt to bring the Steam platform into the living room. Mr. Newell mentioned that a big hurdle at the moment is deciding on the...

Gabe Newell to be honored with BAFTA fellowship

Valve boss having a great year
Feb 25
// Dale North
Valve boss Gabe Newell was just inducted into the AIAS Hall of Fame last month, and now he's up to be honored by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts next month. BAFTA's Fellowship is the highest accolade they best...

Gabe Newell is a skeptic of cloud gaming

Face, cloud gaming
Feb 07
// Dale North
Valve's Gabe Newell gave us his thoughts on cloud gaming this morning at his D.I.C.E. Summit keynote, saying that he's a skeptic of the technology. While he backs in-home streaming as a solution for getting PC games on living...

Half-life & Portal films are happening, J.J. Abrams says

"As real as anything in Hollywood ever gets"
Feb 06
// Allistair Pinsof
Director J.J. Abrams (Star Trek) and Valve are cooperating on film adaptations of Half-Life and Portal, with early ideas already being tossed around Hollywood. Abrams also dropped hints that a game collaboration might be in d...
Valve photo

The future of Steam and more in Newell's Reflections talk

Highlights from 'Reflections of a Video Game Maker'
Feb 02
// Jordan Devore
We already covered one major breakout from Gabe Newell's talk at The Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin, which was that the top earner made $500,000 in a single year through the sa...
That's our Gaben photo
That's our Gaben

Gabe Newell will sign your horse mask, and then put it on

See the footage, complete with a Half-Life 3 'reference' and everything
Jan 31
// Jordan Devore
Don't let anyone say that Gabe Newell isn't a man of the people. After speaking to students at The University of Texas at Austin, which is where his quote about Apple being competition for the PC industry in the living room ...
Steam Box photo
Steam Box

Gabe Newell says Apple is Steam Box's biggest threat

Not those console thingies
Jan 30
// Patrick Hancock
During a lecture at the University of Texas, Gabe Newell mentioned that the Steam Box's biggest threat isn't the home consoles, but instead Apple. The biggest challenge, I don't think is from the consoles. I think the bigges...

J.J. Abrams, Gabe Newell team for D.I.C.E. 2013 keynote

Jan 28
// Dale North
Television writer, director, producer, and all-around bad ass J.J. Abrams, and Valve boss Gabe Newell, will team up to host the opening keynote at the 2013 D.I.C.E. Summit on February 6 in Las Vegas. The two media powerhouses...

CES: Gabe Newell shares some info on Valve's Steam Box

The future of PC gaming
Jan 08
// Hamza CTZ Aziz
The Verge got a chance to sit down with Gabe Newell at CES this week and finally shed some light on the much talked about Steam Box. On top of partnering with multiple companies to create Steam optimized PCs, Valve themselves...
Steam Box photo
Steam Box

Valve's Steam Box will use Linux, debuting this year

Expect more news at GDC or E3
Jan 06
// Hamza CTZ Aziz
Valve's electronics engineer Ben Krasnow reportedly gave a talk at the EHSM 2012 conference in Berlin recently where he gave out new details on Valve's Steam Box. According to German tech site, Ben told the audience ...

Gabe Newell to be inducted into AIAS Hall of Fame

Newell a keynote speaker for D.I.C.E. 2013
Nov 15
// Dale North
My man. Gabe. If I could only fistbump you right now. Or at least stroke your sparkly beard. The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences has announced that Gabe Newell, the president of Valve and our savior, will be induct...

The DTOID Show: Mass Effect 4, Source 2, & Adam Sessler

Plus: Stop cursing on the cyberwebs, CoDBloppers!
Nov 12
// Max Scoville
Hey gang! We're back with another steaming pile of gaming news for your brain-holes! A new Mass Effect game is in the works, and the exciting part is that it's gonna be running Frostbite 2. Black Ops II comes out tomorro...

ESA raises $800,000 at 15th annual Nite to Unite

2013 beneficiaries announced
Oct 29
// Dale North
The Entertainment Software Association Foundation raked in $822,000 at its 15th annual Nite to Unite for Kids game industry black tie event this past October 18 in San Francisco. These funds go into ESAF's grant and scholarsh...

EA's Facebook page trolled with hentai, Gabe Newell pics

Social Netwanking
Sep 12
// Jim Sterling
Corporations are allowed to get away with a lot of dubious behavior, but in an age of social networking, they would do well to be a bit more careful about pissing off a vocal demographic. EA, this year's biggest public enemy ...

Gabe Newell brands Windows 8 a 'catastrophe'

Jul 25
// Alasdair Duncan
Ouch. Whilst I haven't had a hands-on with Microsoft's upcoming OS, Gabe Newell was brutally honest when asked about his feelings on Windows 8 at an annual videogame conference in Seattle. Making a rare public appearance at C...

Game dev lookalikes do battle with the 'Guverman'

Mar 22
// Tony Ponce
The trio of king3vbo, Analoge, and Cutie Honey is back with a brand new episode of Gaming Gurus in the Ghetto, a show about Gabe Newell, Tim Schafer, and Hideo Kojima that you wouldn't believe does not actually star the real...

GDC: The mystery behind the Gabe Newell pictures solved!

Mar 08
// Alex Rubens
[Freelancer Alex Rubens tracked down the man who plastered Gabe Newell's face all over downtown San Francisco this past week during the Game Developers Conference. For journalism!] After mysterious pictures of Gabe Newell&rsq...

GDC: Someone put up pictures of Gabe Newell EVERYWHERE

Mar 07
// Hamza CTZ Aziz
Dale North, Steven Hansen and I just got finished at the Game Developers Conference today here in San Francisco and on the way home we happened across a picture of Gabe Newell's face at the corner of 4th and Howard St. We got...

These Dtoiders are dead ringers for famous game devs

Feb 14
// Tony Ponce
I started watching this video and pulled a double take because I could swear I was actually looking at Gabe Newell, Tim Schafer, and Hideo Kojima in a new YouTube sitcom! What you see is an all-star cast of Destructoid commu...

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