Valve is an entertainment software and technology company founded in 1996 and based in Bellevue, Washington. The company’s debut title, Half-Life®, has won over 50 Game of the Year Awards and was named "Best PC Game Ever" in the November 1999, October 2001, and April 2005 issues of PC Gamer, the world's best-selling PC games magazine.

Valve's portfolio of entertainment titles also includes Half-Life® 2, Counter-Strike®, Day of Defeat®, Team Fortress®, and Portal™. This portfolio of titles accounts for over 20 million retail units sold worldwide, and Valve games account for over 80% of the PC online action market.

In addition to producing best selling entertainment titles, Valve is a developer of leading-edge technologies including the Source® game engine and Steam®, a leading platform for digital content with over 10 million registered users.

Today, Valve is composed of just over 120 of the industry's best artists, programmers, and writers. In the company's 10-year history, it has risen from "unlikely new entry" to industry leader, producing a string of best selling and critically acclaimed PC products and technologies.

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Steam Controller

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Experience a new level of precise control for your favorite games. The Steam Controller lets you play your entire collection of Steam games on your TV—even...

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Source

Source

Commercial licence

The Source engine is a 3D game engine developed by Valve Corporation. Its unique features include a large degree of modularity and flexibility, an artist-driven...

Source²

Source²

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The announced next gen source engine. Currently in the making for HL³, and Left 4 Dead 3.

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GoldSource

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This QuakeWorld-based engine powered some of the most critically acclaimed engine's of it's day, like Half-Life, Counter-Strike, Day of Defeat, and many...

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Team Fortress 2

Team Fortress 2

First Person Shooter

Team Fortress 2 is the sequel to the game that put class-based, multiplayer team warfare on the map. It delivers new gametypes, a signature art style...

Half-Life 2: Episode One

Half-Life 2: Episode One

First Person Shooter

Episode One follows scientist Gordon Freeman and his companion Alyx Vance as they fight in humanity's continuing struggle against the transhuman race...

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

First Person Shooter

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS: GO) will expand upon the team-based action gameplay that it pioneered when it was launched 12 years ago.

Team Fortress Classic

Team Fortress Classic

First Person Shooter

Originally a remake of the Team Fortress modification for Quake. Team Fortress Classic features over nine character classes - from Medic to Spy to Demolition...

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Garry’s Mod 10

First Person Shooter

Garry’s Mod is a sandbox mod for the Source Engine. Unlike normal games there aren't any predefined aims or goals. Players are given tools and are left...

Half-Life

Half-Life

First Person Shooter

Named Game of the Year by over 50 publications, Valve's début title blends action and adventure with award-winning technology to create a frighteningly...

Portal

Portal

Puzzle

Portal is a first-person puzzle game. Players must solve physical challenges by opening portals to maneuver objects, and themselves, through the enigmatic...

Portal 2

Portal 2

Puzzle

It’s been a long time. How have you been? I’ve been really busy being dead. You know... after you murdered me?

Counter-Strike

Counter-Strike

First Person Shooter

Play the world's number 1 online action game. Engage in an incredibly realistic brand of terrorist warfare in this wildly popular team-based game. Ally...

Counter-Strike: Source

Counter-Strike: Source

First Person Shooter

Counter-Strike: Source blends Counter-Strike's award-winning teamplay action with the advanced technology of Source technology. Featuring state of the...

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Counter-Strike

Counter-Strike

First Person Shooter

Counter-Strike is a modification (MOD) to the excellent game, Half-Life. It modifies the multiplayer aspects of Half-Life to bring to it a more team-oriented...

Team Fortress Classic

Team Fortress Classic

First Person Shooter

Team Fortress is an online action game that features a wide variety of character classes -- from Medic to Spy to Demolition Man -- enlisted in a unique...

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Captain✯MacTavish
Captain✯MacTavish

I bought Valve Complete pack just to ease the pain in my heart GabeN has left for me. VALVe release Half-Life 3 now please :'(

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Bawxcow
Bawxcow

It sucks I can't join...

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.Gumi
.Gumi

You can't because it's a private company!

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Aarone2004
Aarone2004

SPREAD THIS TO EVERYBODY

(every Half-Life 1 texturer, mapper, modeler, animator etc, not just going around on the street telling it to babies and grandmothers, logically its for hl1 modeling, texturing, mapping, animating etc. there's even a funposting/shitposting channel for all of you guys)
THERE IS A DISCORD FOR HALF LIFE 1 MODELING, TEXTURING, MAPPING, ANIMATING ETC. JOIN!
https://discord.gg/010vZeQLUXHqt7IRn

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duck354
duck354

your spam is freaking everywhere...

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SexyJasonGradyRaptor
SexyJasonGradyRaptor

Left for Dead 1 and 2 was the best in my opinion.

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CosmicWolfProduction
CosmicWolfProduction

I have played portal, portal 2, a little bit of left for dead, and half life. and the graphics in each of these games, have really good graphics. headcrabs in half life look gross, GlaDos tried to murder ppl, wheatley replaces GlaDos and makes her a potato? lol i would like to join this group

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destigny
destigny

hello i don't know qhere to post my request, and as developers of somes FPS maybe you can give me somes informations.
I play a lot of FPS, and want ting more realism i am thinking of making feel every bullet hitting my personnage. My idea is to extract hits from the game and that can trigger a little electronic set that delivers electric shock via pads. Maybe this is already discuss in here. If yes i haven't find it, if not i would be pleased if i can have informations as possible.
Years ago one gadget was creat (Mindwire V5) an maybe other that i haven't heard of. Every informations would be helpful.
Thanks a lot

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duck354
duck354

i can see that going wrong lol and it wouldnt work out to well for valve

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Sgt.Vodka95
Sgt.Vodka95

Is my opinion ;)

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