The creators of one of the the greatest video games in of the history of humanity Half-Life (this is not we invented, and Metacritic and somewhere else 36 gaming publications) return to sources! Head Valve Gabe Newell in the time of presentation of the card game Artifact informed the audience that the company will again make games. AND plans for it is more than serious.
How so, Gabe?
After the release of Dota2 Valve was silent for almost 5 years, preferring to deal with its social network store Steam and all that with it is connected. A namely the creation of the operating system Stream OS and joint with HTC virtual reality helmet Vive. By According to Gabe, all this was an investment in The future, for the sake of which it was necessary to suffer. A in all to blame for Nintendo.
" We always a little jealous of companies like Nintendo, - explained to the audience Newell. - When Shigeru Miyamoto sits and thinks of New " Zelde " or " Mario " , he Imagine immediately what controller and what kind of graphics he will need. "
Now, when u Valve has the largest game store and own VR platform, you can move on. A farther - this is where? The first first project of the studio after the return will be a card game on motives for Dota 2 - Artifact. Following her mysterious single-player game, oh which Gabe did not told. Further, there will surely be several small BPs projects to warm up interest in until shot platform virtual reality. The main thing is, do not ask him about Half-Life 3 so that, God forbid, you can not scare away.
Source: PC Gamer