Artifact continues to lose its player count and now has a reduced development team as its lead designer has been laid off.
The status of Artifact keeps getting worse and worse meaning Valve likely needs to take action sooner rather than later to save the game.
Despite being a new game from Valve, Artifact's players have already seemed to be abandoning the game in droves.
Ex-Valve employee and writer on games that include Left 4 Dead. Half-Life and Portal, Erik Wolpaw has made his return to Valve once again after a fan noticed his name in the credits of Artifact
Valve's most recent game in years is finally available to purchase from Steam and it is available on PC, Mac, and Linux right now
Valve quickly releases a batch of beta updates for Artifact in response to community feedback -- focusing on Drafting adjustments and duplicates
Players will be able to turn off their opponents in Artifact should their chat turn toxic as confirmed by Jeep Barnett, alleviating vocalized concerns.
The Dota 2-inspired digital collectible card game Artifact is officially releasing this November, and will be playable at PAX West.
Valve's outspoken co-founder Gabe Newell promises fans that the studio will soon be shipping more games.