Steam Updates and Releases 16 May 2012

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Now Available - Nancy Drew: Tomb of the Lost Queen

Nancy Drew: Tomb of the Lost Queen is Now Available on Steam!Steam Updates and Releases 16 May 2012

Enter the Cursed Tomb of the Lost Queen! Egyptologists and archaeologists are abuzz about recent discoveries by a university dig team, but suspicious accidents left the group isolated and leaderless. Is a curse burying their progress or is someone sabotaging their success? Find out as you assume the role of Nancy Drew and uncover the lost secrets buried within the Tomb of the Lost Queen!

Trine 2 Update Released

v1.14(b) - May 16, 2012



  • added Traditional Chinese
  • fixed "localization missing" messages for all languages with English texts




  • added English & Brazilian Portuguese manuals to the game folder

Daily Deal - CID the Dummy, 75% off!

Today’s Deal: Save 75% off CID the Dummy!

Look for the deals each day on the front page of Steam.

Steam Remote Downloads Now Available Online

Available immediately, users’ Steam library of games can now be managed remotely via the web. With an active Steam client running on the remote PC or Mac, users may log into the Steam web site or mobile app to access and manage their library of games, downloading pre-loads, new releases, or their latest purchases, as soon as they’re available. Head home to find your new downloads installed and ready to play upon arrival.

To kick off a remote download, simply visit your Games list on the Steam Community site, which can be accessed from your own profile using a web browser or the Steam mobile app on iOS or Android. If logged into the latest update of the Steam client on a PC or Mac, there you’ll see which games are currently installed, and have the ability to install others from your library. Or, seamlessly complete your online purchase with remote installation: When a remote session is detected, the Steam store will ask whether you’d like to download your new purchases immediately.

Now, what are you still doing here? Go give it a try!

Now Available - Dead Hungry Diner, 15% off!

Dead Hungry Diner is Now Available on Steam and 15% off!

Dead Hungry Diner is all about big combos, spells, monsters fighting monsters and finding your flow within the monstrous mayhem!

Help Gabe and Gabby, patrons of “The Dead Hungry Diner”, as they feed the creatures of the night buckets and buckets of juicy Brain Berry goop!

(Well... that’s the easy part!)

Do you know what happens when you place werewolves near vampires?

They fight!!! And you don’t want fighting when you have so many other things to take care of...

Offer valid until May 23rd at 10AM PST.

Might and Magic: Heroes VI Update Released

1.4 Patch Release Notes

  • Added the Custom Map Exchange feature, allowing players to download missing maps in the lobby, from the host.

  • Added the Archipelago map, previously available only during the Christmas event, in Skirmish mode (solo and multiplayer)

  • Added features in the map editor:


  • Help Files: Added tutorials in the Map Editor

  • Initial Map Setup: Set a trigger to set up the initial structure allowing to save a map right after creation

  • Unified Object Behavior: Implemented unified behavior for all affected objects (e.g.: object selection, scaling, rotation handling, etc.)

  • Mini map: Removed the non-functional mini map from the Map Editor

Here is a first insight of the changes we are going to apply for the patch 1.5, focusing on the Game Balancing:

  • Refitting of Core unit health and defense


  1. Stronger differentiation between might & magic defense of units according to their nature

  2. Reduction of power for Necropolis units

  3. Increase of power for Inferno units


  • Tweaking of creature growth for some core and elite creatures


  • Increase of power for Luck in general, by increasing creature luck values, especially for Inferno

  • Increasing interest of abilities that affect might offense, might defense, luck and leadership



  • Refitting of healing powers of certain creatures (Haven SISTERS mainly)


  • Increase of power for most DIRECT DAMAGE SPELLS, especially ZONE DAMAGE SPELLS (like FIREBALL)

  • Increase of power for MASS STAND YOUR GROUND ability

  • Increase of damage boost for MASS HEROISM ability

  • Increase of power for ARCHERY I ability

  • Decrease of the Enlightment ability to 20%

  • Increase of power and cooldown time for POISON CLOUD spell

  • Increase of power for MASS AGONY spell

  • Increase of power for WEAKNESS spell

Steam client update released

A Steam client update is now available. To apply the update, click the Steam menu inside of Steam and then select "Check for Steam Client Updates...". The specific changes include:

  • Remote management of your games library through the web or mobile device

  • Added UI to redeem Steam wallet vouchers sold by GameStop

  • Fixed download issues with new content system

  • Fixed crashes related to Steam Workshop file management

New DLC Available - Serious Sam HD: Legend of the Beast

Serious Sam HD: The Second Encounter - Legend of the Beast DLC is Now Available on Steam!

Grab a fistful of rockets and step into the bright red shoes of the legendary Sam "Serious" Stone as he reloads for an all-new battle against the nefarious minions of Lord Mental. Hunt down the mysterious ram-god of the Great Obelisk and unlock the secrets buried beneath the mystical temples dotting the sands of ancient Egypt. Then challenge your nerves with an intense new survival mode map or take aim in three brand new versus multiplayer maps.

To celebrate the launch of the new DLC, Serious Sam: The Second Encounter and the Serious Sam Complete Pack are 75% off until May 22nd at 10AM PST!


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