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Product Designer. UI Designer. Biz dev. Marketing. Developer Outreach. Whatever else. At Valve, working mostly on Steam. Don't ever give your Steam acct info

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@simoncarless The Top Sellers lists on Steam are by revenue
9/26
2020
If you forgot, you're a huge part of the reason I'm where I am today. Rise to Ruins just broke $2 million gross! 🎉… https://t.co/v9zqdOT2B4
Retweeted by Alden KrollOur latest (free!) GameDiscoverCo round-up newsletter is out now, including Amazon Luna analysis, how to get on the… https://t.co/DFHbmy6QSt
Retweeted by Alden KrollJoin the women of @valvesoftware creators of Steam and award-winning franchises such as Half-Life, as they answer y… https://t.co/nQMNhN9ktx
Retweeted by Alden KrollFind your friends, dust off your guns, and face the zombie horde one last time in The Last Stand Update, a massive… https://t.co/SHGaxMc4OR
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9/25
2020
@mtn_dewgang Apparently someone is pretending to be me on Discord and tricking people into giving out their Steam account password :(
9/24
2020
@ValveNewsNetwrk @larsiusprime Occasionally someone will report a bug to me via Twitter. In those cases, please jus… https://t.co/mUIzv5SvjDReminder: Don't ever give out your Steam account information for any reason. Valve employees or moderators will nev… https://t.co/qVPQgQY8F2 @AWangsvik I'm sorry to hear this happened to you. Please contact Steam Support and never give out personal informa… https://t.co/FzLth4l9mi @Morwull Indeed! It takes a while to get a video transcribed and subtitles translated into 20+ languagesWe've just posted a new video where we talk a bit about how the front page of the Steam store works and how games g… https://t.co/cLIOa1S3R9
9/23
2020
@glassbottommeg @GreyAlien @tomerbarkan @tomgvalve oh, that doesn't sound good. Which page flashes white? And at what point does it do that? @tomerbarkan @GreyAlien @tomgvalve Oh, you're right. I guess I made an assumption about what Jake was asking for. O… https://t.co/WHIWxdFrNp @GreyAlien @tomgvalve Perhaps we need to make sure we have more links to this destination ;) https://t.co/tg71KFh4Li
9/22
2020
Now you can follow your favorite gaming & technology news sources from your personalized Steam News Hub.… https://t.co/TEQqLVMAYh @TheSkyCallsToUs Thanks! We'll take a look for the bug. @DrogithTV Yeah, that sucks. Please report any accounts that you see pretending to be me or any other Valve employe… https://t.co/1BSGAPDq27 @TheSkyCallsToUs Hi there. Thanks for the bug report. Would you mind linking me to your Steam profile page? Just th… https://t.co/KfehHOyksU
9/21
2020
September 19 marks International Talk Like A Pirate Day! 🏴‍☠️ In celebration, we've got deals on pirate-themed gam… https://t.co/ZN7lXUb9Nk
Retweeted by Alden Kroll @MiguelPana12 I am not. And nobody from Valve would ask you for anything except through the steam support website.
9/19
2020
@LeRaldo Thanks for the report. Which message window? The chat window opened from within the Steam Client? or something else?
9/14
2020
This is a great resource for indies. 8 minutes in, Ryan touches on something essential: the false sense that every… https://t.co/YE1n7lGpGB
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9/13
2020
GameNetworkingSockets v1.2.0 released today, makes it easy to make peer-to-peer connections using Google webrtc's I… https://t.co/8SWMV1uqst
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9/4
2020
Now the other post makes sense... No one at Valve, no former employees, etc - will ever send you something like t… https://t.co/jEPV7wMClE
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9/2
2020
@GS540 You can also choose to add a shelf to your Steam library to make it easy to find the games you've added via… https://t.co/y7rPVXDCvk @GS540 You get to pick and choose which ones appear in your library
9/1
2020
It's here! The game subscription from EA is now on Steam, with a bunch of top EA games. https://t.co/fxbc7F80owWhen we chat with game developers, we often get a lot of questions about Early Access. So three of us got together… https://t.co/bDINH3YRPT
8/31
2020
@DanielGubala hahahaIndie Arena Booth also has a beautiful page of curated indie games on Steam: https://t.co/zYX14vgSQ3This is how you pitch a promo: ask early and explain how it fits with the rest of your plans. https://t.co/htxczFeut2For West of Loathing’s three year / 1111 day anniversary sale on Steam we used every tool we had to build awareness… https://t.co/AcqUgdwI4U
Retweeted by Alden KrollGamescom Opening Night Live starts in just minutes! Check it out here on Steam: https://t.co/EVyXJ5w1Td
8/27
2020
List of top Steam releases of July is now out! https://t.co/CkS4ZGbThf
8/26
2020
"When I was talking to Nintendo about the game, I had the wealth of user reviews behind me. It gave me strength" https://t.co/PnTGrUBcQZ
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8/24
2020
The next Steam Game Festival is coming in October, with two more announced for Feb 2021 and June 2021! https://t.co/LlmihtH6HV
8/19
2020
@AfterburnerRob Congrats!
8/17
2020
We are very excited to announce that Risk of Rain 2 now has more than 3 million players on Steam! Thank you to eve… https://t.co/GG5BA1PHrP
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8/15
2020
I wanted to thank the community for the support on PC. We made statements like this a few times over the years and… https://t.co/369DOZ8UY0
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8/1
2020
Sea of Thieves, Journey, Persona 4 Golden, Outer Wilds, Titanfall 2, Satisfactory.... As expected this June has bee… https://t.co/SR1JsLnbJV
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7/23
2020
@jcamar0 Thanks for the report. In what way is it messed up?
7/20
2020
100.000 COPIES IN 100 DAYS! 🥳🎉 Endzone - A World Apart was released on April 2nd and is still in Early Access. Bre… https://t.co/w4fFYEXRCp
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7/15
2020
@GS540 Bummer that it shows up like this for you. It seems to be some kind of font scaling setting on that one spec… https://t.co/KD0l5QfLmV @Domex84 @ValveNewsNetwor The News Hub is a way of browsing more of the events and announcements that appear in the… https://t.co/igYhnHYsPPWe've made some more updates to the Steam News Hub as we work toward building the best place to find the cool stuff… https://t.co/esLsQeL9saThe Steam Summer Sale may be over, but the Points Shop is here to stay -- now with a set of shiny new Beat Saber ch… https://t.co/w3N9dvVtJK
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7/11
2020
Cool: talk to Geoff Keighley, live-streaming right now: https://t.co/fJlvDYwdx5
7/9
2020
This is cool! Use Remote Play Together for playtesting sessions. https://t.co/RpaSrzjHLz
7/2
2020
🌳Join the Summer Sale camper van as it rolls into its next stop—a lush, verdant forest of deals!🌳 Don't forget: sa… https://t.co/vhQvNDpScT
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7/1
2020
@TheALL14 Thanks for the feedback. We'll take a look at the issue.
6/27
2020
☀ The 2020 Steam Summer Sale is here, bringing you great deals on thousands of games 'til July 9th! ☀ Save an addi… https://t.co/LMJs9JVh4k
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6/26
2020
@InquisitorAles @larsiusprime Oops. We need to add some roll-up or rate limiting. We didn't expect such prolific use right away :)
6/25
2020
@kerissakti Thanks for being vigilant. That app is known, as it is a test app utilized by a security researcher for… https://t.co/vMxpL4JtgD
6/24
2020
We talked to the developers of @PillowheadsGame -- a crazy, high-energy party game made by devs who understood the… https://t.co/WIL1rGx0Jb
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6/22
2020
One of the hundreds of demos featured in the #SteamGameFestival is Going Under, a game that takes the world of tech… https://t.co/stWuTox9fi
Retweeted by Alden KrollThe #SteamGameFestival is on now w/ hundreds of playable demos! In this Developer Spotlight, we talk to the dev beh… https://t.co/51LIOH21aB
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6/20
2020
@VividFoundry @FeylaSounds Solace State has a character named Alden? That's pretty cool.#SteamGameFestival Developer Spotlight: Backbone is a detective story set in a dystopian world. Watch our interview… https://t.co/LCOuZOj6tE
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6/19
2020
In our first #SteamGameFestival Developer Spotlight, Aeolis Tournament brings the classic arcade format to online p… https://t.co/ieXiintish
Retweeted by Alden KrollFirst two days of #SteamGameFestival summer edition are over and the results have been incredible, here a little bi… https://t.co/mCzyKI51f5
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6/18
2020
@somniumlg Check again now and you should be able to @HungoverCoder @larsiusprime @WritNelson @Steamworks @somniumlg Sorry about that Robert. That was a mistake. You sh… https://t.co/SGClRsmiIAThese interviews that @KaciAitchison and @SirActionSlacks conducted for the Steam Game Festival are really fun. https://t.co/X40ptz89N2 @somniumlg Sorry about that. It's coming back shortly. @larsiusprime @WritNelson As an indie dev, I’m extremely happy with the numbers we’re seeing just in the last few h… https://t.co/ul00mbD5r0
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6/17
2020
VALVE interviewed us for Steam Game Festival HELLO whAt https://t.co/0pqeeVAlnW
Retweeted by Alden KrollThe Steam Game Festival: Summer Edition featuring hundreds of free demos from games set to be released in the comin… https://t.co/VyVzghFBj7
Retweeted by Alden KrollSo honoured to be part of #SteamGameFestival and Steam Developer Deep Dive, check the interview and know more about… https://t.co/IsaiwLky6Y
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6/16
2020
@CrayCookies I'm sorry to hear that :( Steam support should be able to quickly help you get your account back. Re… https://t.co/nx6oq5QM9Y
6/15
2020
Wishlist many of the games featured on the #guerrillacollective on Steam now! https://t.co/gk3HS3s1vU https://t.co/qsbyu9Hvxm
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6/14
2020
#WholesomeDirect has passed 100k views on YouTube! This is in addition to the 16k who tuned in live. Needless to sa… https://t.co/6d1eWOLNFy
Retweeted by Alden KrollSteam Cloud Play beta lets developers enable GeForce Now integration https://t.co/XwHjZEhjgZ https://t.co/P43BnxZuDy
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6/1
2020
Checking out new Garden Story wishlists this morning, and I’d say the #WholesomeDirect was a success for us! This i… https://t.co/4VuOxUbQMK
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5/27
2020
We can hardly believe it's been a month since #LudoNarraCon already, where has the time gone? Tell us your favorit… https://t.co/ZDd3o45gGz
Retweeted by Alden KrollFinally! Heavy Rain, Beyond Two Souls and Detroit: Become Human are coming to Steam on June 18! #QuanticStream Dow… https://t.co/EQftNI84tn
Retweeted by Alden KrollThoughtful writeup about game launch and the long game of building a sustainable business. https://t.co/QRYVuTShpy
5/26
2020
Some wishlist data prompted by @GreyAlien's post. Judgment launched EA in April 2016. Steam has no data before Ma… https://t.co/NYBhrzKKHK
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5/25
2020
@DylanGedig Hey Dylan, you should specify the date the game will first become playable. So in your case that sounds… https://t.co/xNVzDttBjt @DanielGubala @WorldOfEndzone Well deserved!Top releases of April are here! Plus a couple of interviews with devs about their use of Steam Early Access https://t.co/DO3DySzHtX
5/22
2020
Meet DEWEY - Smart Home Librarian for the @Steam Spring Cleaning Event! https://t.co/lXvfjq8fT5 Special thanks to… https://t.co/Ddr4NRNHH0
Retweeted by Alden KrollBlog: The hidden Switch demo upside & more discoverability tricks https://t.co/KqLHQuV8Au https://t.co/Wa9JtCumij
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5/21
2020
@arisaowo Hmm. Good question. Do you think that reflects a unique style that players look for? I would imagine some… https://t.co/61xqTuWyt6
5/20
2020
We just made it to Steam's popular upcoming list!!! 😲 AND THIS GRAPH is blowing our mind!! 🤯 Should've written a bl… https://t.co/h7W1Chrky6
Retweeted by Alden KrollOk #gamedev #indiegame do you have trouble boiling your game down for your store description? I get it, you don't e… https://t.co/0AFOc3zLsM
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5/19
2020
If you show your studio logo at the beginning of your trailer, and your studio isn't, itself, a draw, consider movi… https://t.co/BaFiEfOtIu
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5/17
2020
A game developer's guide to Steam wishlists - with some great tips and best practices from game developers and data… https://t.co/zjiEeDpqKBPlay Next should make the impossible question - 'what to play?' - a bit easier https://t.co/2eT2WVFLuN
Retweeted by Alden KrollThe @NimbatusGame launch is going well so far. 5000 copies in the first 12 hours, very similar to the full launch o… https://t.co/eH618ZBnXq
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5/15
2020
@GamezoneGAF What do you feel would make it less boring?
5/14
2020
If you enter today on Steam and visit your library, you might find this little pop-up telling you about the new too… https://t.co/WzF7UA00YJ
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5/13
2020
@brave_maiden @pagseguro I'll DM you, as it looks like we need more details to figure out where the issue is.
5/12
2020
@MellowOnline1 @tomgvalve It sometimes takes us a couple of days to take action, but rest assured that we are looki… https://t.co/b31LvnElTz
5/8
2020
🌟The Definitive Guide to Steam Wishlists in 2020🌟 🎮 Steam store optimization tips 📰 Media outreach tips 🎙️ Influen… https://t.co/S39tQkrZ0R
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5/5
2020
📊 NUMBERS THREAD 📊 #Endzone - A World Apart was released a month ago! It's our biggest release so far with 51.5k u… https://t.co/pl4D70Aku7
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5/3
2020
Last week I dug deep into games of #LudoNarraCon 2020 and wrote about my favourites for @GameSpot! I am very excite… https://t.co/0GWRIxH2SA
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5/2
2020
A bunch of really good advice to keep in mind as you are building or updating your game's store page. https://t.co/tCVST2f0dVThanks to the Streets of Rage 4 developers providing pre-release keys for Proton development, 5.0-7 will play the g… https://t.co/fKe8h9ihYB
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4/30
2020
Well that's a result! Day 2 of #LudoNarraCon was the single best day for sales we've EVER had on Steam, even beatin… https://t.co/WYNXvaUMDF
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4/26
2020
Am gonna be dropping some #LudoNarraCon stats in this thread through the weekend I'm advance of a full on infograph… https://t.co/c4cQWYNjeG
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4/25
2020

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