Valve announces a free Team Fortress 2 update is coming tomorrow via Steam
a Valentine's Day gift to all owners of the multiplayer shooter. The
notes are here
, and here's the press release:
Free Team Fortress 2
Update Coming Thursday
Tomorrow at 11 am PST all PC versions of Team Fortress 2, the class-based
multiplayer action game named PC Game of the Year by Gamespy.com, will receive
its largest update since the product was first made available on October 10,
2007, as part of Valve's best-selling Orange Box compilation.
The free update includes global optimizations for networking, graphics, and
player statistics, plus improvements to Source TV for tournament viewing.
In addition, three of the currently available maps (Dustbowl, Granary, CTF_Well)
have been iterated for enhanced performance and gameplay.
The release is headlined by the introduction of "Badlands," a new map that
pushes control-point gameplay onto vertical landscapes.
Available free to all Team Fortress 2 PC gamers around the world automatically
via Steam, there are too many features and improvements included in this update
to list here. To view the full release notes and/or find out more about Team
Fortress 2, please visit www.steamgames.com.