Report: Steam Revenue Reached $1.5B in 2014 - NewsWilliam D'Angelo, posted on 27 July 2015 / 4,464 Views
Revenue for Steam hit an estimated $1.5 billion in 2014, according to market data firm SuperData, who provided the information to The Know.
In 2014 Valve made $730 million in revenue from its own games, including DOTA 2, Team Fortress 2, and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. Those three games are estimated to have made more than $400 million combined in revenue last year.
Valve also takes a 30 percent cut from the sale of each game sold on Steam.
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