team fortress 2

  • What if Team Fortress 2 were an old-school 8-bit game? [Awesome alert]

    Over at TIGSource they’ve been running a “Bootleg Demakes” competition that I’ve been following, in which developers are to take a modern game and “demake” it into something old-school and awesome, kind of the opposite of what developers tend to do today. Here’s one standout (and complete) entry, Gang Garrison 2 — obviously based on TF2, but… Read More

  • Xbox 360 owners to get Team Fortress 2 updates later this year

    A lot of Xbox 360 owners have been pining over the lack of updates for Team Fortress 2 while PC owners have received them frequently and Kotaku is reporting that the wait is over. We’ll have to fork over a chunk of dough, but we’ll be munching on sandviches and the like shortly. Valve’s marketing director Doug Lombardi divulged that Valve didn’t want to push out… Read More

  • Team Fortress 2: Meet the Sandvich WHO TOUCH SANDVICH? More excellent filmmaking from Valve.
    See you in the game; I’m going to enjoy sniping you suckers. Read More

  • Team Fortress 2 Heavy achievements semi-revealed

    Yes, it’s that time again. The Heavy update will be dropping a bunch of maps, unlockable weapons, and achievements, just like the Pyro and Medic updates before it. So! You can check out the mystery achievements here, but as I found out, the achievement image files are named according to the achievement’s requirements — “tf_heavy_kill_scouts.png” and so on. Read More

  • TF2's Pyro update is live, plus TF2 is free for the weekend

    You’re probably already in the know about this, but the big Pyro pack has arrived along with his/her achievements and unlockable weapons. The full update info is here, including this little gem: Removed Soldier’s 40% damage reduction from his own rockets. Does not affect rocket jumps Thank you Jesus. I look forward to a rash of self-destroying soldiers. Also, in case you… Read More

  • Free Team Fortress 2 this weekend on Steam

    Valve is having another Team Fortress 2 Free Weekend to celebrate the latest big map release and achievement/unlockable pack. What this means is you get to use a state-of-the-art digital distribution system to play a fantastic game all weekend, for free. It’s super easy and it’s a lot of fun. If you haven’t tried using Steam yet, you’re in for a treat. This is the… Read More