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Upcoming Release List On Steam Sees Abuse [47622]

 
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 08, 2019 4:54 pm    Post subject: Upcoming Release List On Steam Sees Abuse [47622] Reply with quote

It turns out that developers can manipulate the Popular Upcoming list on Steam to have their games always present there. Mike Rose from No More Robots raised this issue on Twitter (below), saying that the way that Steam generates this list is simply by looking at the release date that a game has been given in the platf

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PostPosted: Fri Mar 08, 2019 5:26 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Funny as I was noticing this the other day and said, wtf, 3rd page for a game coming in a couple weeks and then half titles don't even have dates. Nice job Valve!
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 08, 2019 11:00 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Valve should issue out the punishments...

A developer gets a one chance to set a upcoming date, any further changes better be made directly to valve with a bloody good reason for changing it.
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