Valve has registered a brand new trademark for us with video game software, within the type of Neon Prime.
Two data have been listed on the United States Patent and Trademark Office for Neon Prime, filed by Valve in September. The “goods and services” part of one in every of these Neon Prime data exhibits that it may be utilized in “computer game software, electronic game software, video game software, computer game programs downloadable via the internet.”
The second itemizing additionally focuses on gaming, however is extra diverse and focuses on issues such as organising gaming competitions as effectively as to be used in schooling round video video games.
A Resetera person going by the identify of “finalflame” appears to be an ex-Valve worker (by way of, VGC) and says, “Wonder if this is finally the FTL-like ship building game we were working on once upon a time, or if that got shelved.”
The new trademark might relate to a game or totally different sort of product being in improvement at Valve, as final 12 months Valve’s co-founder and CEO, Gabe Newell, stated that the corporate had “games in development” throughout an interview with 1News.
Valve simply registered new trademark referred to as NEON PRIME, based mostly on description, this may be a brand new game franchise 😳https://t.co/ocOwEZLohX pic.twitter.com/VYV2DbSkpd
— Gabe Follower (@gabefollower) October 14, 2022
However, Newell refused to remark with reference to new Half-Life and Portal video games and stated, “I’ve successfully not spoken about those things for a long time and I hope to continue to not talk about them until they are moot questions.” He additionally talked about that “the nice thing is, by not answering those questions, I avoid the community coming up with new, equally-difficult-to-answer questions.”
Only time will inform what Neon Prime is, and Valve would be the ones to let everybody know.
In different information, Nvidia has stated it is going to “unlaunch” the RTX 4080 12GB graphics card as it’s “not named right”. The firm stated that having two playing cards with the 4080 identify might be “confusing”.