Gamers desperate for news on what Valve could be up to might want to keep an eye on RedditValve cofounder and president Gabe Newell will answer questions in a Reddit AMA ask me anything at 3 p.m. Pacific on January 17, as PC Gamer first reported.
It will take place on the The Gaben subreddit, which is typically populated by memes deifying the public gaming figure.AMAs are a popular form of question-and-answer sessions online.
Reddit users will be able to reply to the AMA thread with their questions, which Newell can then choose to answer.Valve is a historic game studio responsible for popular games like Half-Life, Counter Strike: Global Offensive, and Dota 2.
While it still supports many of its works with patches and new content, the company hasn t released a new game outside of a virtual reality minigame collection, The Lab, which came out in 2016 since Dota 2 in 2013.Fans could ask Newell if Valve still plans to make new games or if it will focus on VR, Dota 2, and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive.
But many questions could focus on Half-Life 3.
The fist Half-Life shot Valve into super stardom in 1998 by adding a compelling narrative experience to a shooter, while its 2004 sequel added gravity-based mechanics like a gun that could pick up nearby objects and send them flying.