Steam is having a mess of issues Thursday. Problems started in the morning, according to outage monitorÂ Down Detector. Problems include not being able to open Steam, games lagging and various Steam websites not loading.Â
Steam Status, an unofficial status tracker of the platform, showed the Steam Store is down as well as Community Page. There also issues with various Valve games such as Counter-Strike: GO, Artifact and DotA 2.Â
Developed by Valve, Steam is the popular gaming platform for PC. Gamers use the program to launch and buy games while also communicating with others through various community pages.Â
Valve didn’t immediately respond to a request on the outage.Â
Originally published on Jan. 30, 9:37 a.m. PT.
Update, 9:50 a.m. PT: Adds more details. 10:17 a.m.: Adds background information.Â