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, shader-based renderer, accurate lip sync and facial expression technology, and a powerful, efficient and completely network-enabled physics system.

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 Valve's GDC presentations available
Game

Valve's GDC presentations available

Feb 29, 2008 Source 7 comments

Four of the presentations given by Valve at the Game Developers Conference are now available from their publications page.

"We’re spending a tremendous amount of time on tools"
Game

"We’re spending a tremendous amount of time on tools"

Apr 8, 2011 Source 18 comments

Gabe Newell: "We’re spending more time on tools development now than anything else."

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E.Y.E: Divine Cybermancy

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Jul 14, 2010 E.Y.E: Divine Cybermancy 23 comments

Our hackers have intercepted several strange files containing some pictures and videos. According to our cyber tracking, these documents emanate from...

2012 IGF Announces Main Competition Finalists
Game

2012 IGF Announces Main Competition Finalists

Jan 12, 2012 GDC 2012 6 comments

The Independent Games Festival (IGF) juries have announced their Main Competition finalists for the 14th annual presentation of its awards, celebrating...

A little update..
The Contract

A little update..

Jun 15, 2013 The Contract 5 comments

Hi everyone, just a quick update as its been almost a month since we gave you anything significant. Just a run through the team, our progress and what...

Abatron Dev Update
Abatron

Abatron Dev Update

Jun 1, 2014 Abatron 0 comments

Abatron's last week of development has been exciting. A year and half later, we are going back to our earliest game assets and replacing them with new...

Abatron is on GreenLight
Abatron

Abatron is on GreenLight

Jun 4, 2014 Abatron 4 comments

Abatron is now on Green Light and we need your help. Go vote Yes and tell your friends!

Alien Swarm SDK is free to all
Alien Swarm

Alien Swarm SDK is free to all

Jul 19, 2010 Alien Swarm 44 comments

A new UDK! Valve have launched their new SDK without access restrictions, allowing TC Source mods to become totally free – no purchase necessary.

Alpha Game-play, New Site, and more!
Contagion

Alpha Game-play, New Site, and more!

Dec 19, 2011 Contagion 16 comments

We're releasing a new Alpha Game-play video, revealing our new site re-design, and it's finally time for the first wave of Contagion play-testers.

An Idea, but no education.
Game

An Idea, but no education.

Feb 26, 2013 Source 6 comments

I have an idea for a multiplayer game based around the premise of The Thing, the problem is, I don't program or anything of the sort. So I decided to...

Another Workflow Preview
Contagion

Another Workflow Preview

Sep 3, 2010 Contagion 3 comments

We end the week with another devblog post and video tutorial series.

April 21 Launch & pre-purchase on Steam
Zeno Clash

April 21 Launch & pre-purchase on Steam

Mar 19, 2009 Zeno Clash 35 comments

Zeno Clash is just around the corner! The official release date has been set to April 21. A special promotion is running for those who wish to pre-purchase...

Blade Symphony Developers Show and Tell
Blade Symphony

Blade Symphony Developers Show and Tell

Sep 1, 2012 Blade Symphony 3 comments

This week we've got a video of our weekly meeting in which Blade Symphony developers show off what we've been working on and what we're working on next.

Blade Symphony is now available for pre-order!
Blade Symphony

Blade Symphony is now available for pre-order!

Feb 24, 2013 Blade Symphony 22 comments

We’re proud to announce today that you can pre-order Blade Symphony from our website and start playing today. We’re really proud to show you what the...

Blade Symphony on Humble Store + Tournament Announcement
Blade Symphony

Blade Symphony on Humble Store + Tournament Announcement

Nov 12, 2013 Blade Symphony 1 comment

Just for today, Blade Symphony is 50% off on Humble Store! 10% of proceeds go to charity.

Blade Symphony release teaser
Blade Symphony

Blade Symphony release teaser

Apr 11, 2014 Blade Symphony 2 comments

Blade Symphony is releasing soon, here's a teaser showing off the game's intricacies

Blender 2.5 SMD Tools
Game

Blender 2.5 SMD Tools

Aug 8, 2010 Source 5 comments

Blender is getting one hell of an upgrade, and the new version will have support for Source's SMD format from day one.

Bloodlines Revival Mod Teaser
Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines

Bloodlines Revival Mod Teaser

May 19, 2010 Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 15 comments

This is a showcase of the maps I've finished for the Bloodlines Revival mod, which is a conversion of the old Vampires: The Masquerade Bloodlines game...

Brown Sugar (Warning: this video may create an addiction)
E.Y.E: Divine Cybermancy

Brown Sugar (Warning: this video may create an addiction)

Feb 9, 2011 E.Y.E: Divine Cybermancy 35 comments

At the request of the security department of our corporation, we've ordered an efficiency test from Angel Corp's WEAPONS ENGINEERING AND ENFORCEMENT DIVISION...

Challenge: Portal
Garry’s Mod 10

Challenge: Portal

Feb 24, 2008 Garry’s Mod 10 0 comments

The Portal Pictures Challenge! is what now lies before you. So get busy in the Portal maps and create something original.

Clearing up confusions about Valve's engines.
Game

Clearing up confusions about Valve's engines.

Mar 12, 2011 18 comments

Clearing up misconceptions about what GoldSRC and Source are based upon, etc.

Contagion - 2012 End of Year Recap (Video)
Contagion

Contagion - 2012 End of Year Recap (Video)

Dec 17, 2012 Contagion 6 comments

Our first Source Filmmaker video reviews our development of Contagion this year as well as some of the events we attended. Also this weeks "Contagion...

Contagion - Build 4366 Out Now, Release date announced, and more!
Half-Life 2

Contagion - Build 4366 Out Now, Release date announced, and more!

Feb 24, 2014 Zombie Panic: Source 4 comments

It is with great pleasure that we can finally and confidently announce our Full Release and depart "Early Access" in today's News Post as well as share...

Contagion - Coming Update & Friday Frenzy Series
Contagion

Contagion - Coming Update & Friday Frenzy Series

Dec 1, 2013 Contagion 8 comments

This week has been hectic with Contagion being tossed up on the Steam Autumn Daily Sale but while a little late we managed to run our weekly Stream/Giveaway...

Contagion - December 12th Significant Beta Update is out!
Contagion

Contagion - December 12th Significant Beta Update is out!

Dec 13, 2013 Contagion 11 comments

With our latest update we include the Revolver a long awaited weapon by many fans as well vast restructuring cutting down significantly on resources and...

Contagion - Full Release out now!
Contagion

Contagion - Full Release out now!

Apr 15, 2014 Contagion 18 comments

Contagion has removed it's training wheels and ditched the safety of "Early Access" and has pushed out a large update hidden away for Full Release!

Contagion - Happy Thanksgiving Media, Comic, and Giveaway!
Contagion

Contagion - Happy Thanksgiving Media, Comic, and Giveaway!

Nov 18, 2012 Contagion 13 comments

Some of us will be too busy to celebrate Thanksgiving or have no reason to. But it is still a time for sharing so while a bit early here is our gifts...

Contagion - Holiday Update Build 3696
Contagion

Contagion - Holiday Update Build 3696

Dec 20, 2013 Contagion 2 comments

With this latest update we not only improved hit detection, melee mechanics, and more but also included a Holiday make over to celebrate this fantastic...

Contagion - In the Motion Capture Studio (Video)
Contagion

Contagion - In the Motion Capture Studio (Video)

Dec 19, 2012 Contagion 2 comments

After our 2012 Contagion Recap Source Filmmaker Video we had requests for more information on our Motion Capture sessions so here is a quick run-down...

Contagion - In-Game Alpha Footage
Contagion

Contagion - In-Game Alpha Footage

Aug 26, 2011 Contagion 47 comments

Contagion is finally revealing our In-Game Alpha Footage!