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FAQ An advanced guide to the Steam refund policy: how the rules work and what you need to know about refunding games.
Bargain Hunting We dug through years of Steam sale data to determine how quickly most games hit 33%, 50%, and 75% off.
Over 9000 What drives these gamers to spend thousands of dollars on thousands of games? They all have their own stories.
Japan week How RPG Maker grew from a hobbyist tool into an engine powering hundreds of Steam games a year.
steam dream We asked game developers how the popular digital storefront can get better for creators and players alike.
Page turner A CD speedup tool investigated by the FTC, the story behind Fallout's S.P.E.C.I.A.L. RPG rules, and more.
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Tactical Hygiene The creator of Nuclear Throne has made cleaning hotel rooms just as frantic and challenging.