SteamCompanion is closed until further notice.
As most of you probably have noticed, parts of the website hasn’t been online in more than a month. Primarily because the harddrive crashed, and I needed to contact a hard drive recovery service to get it restored, since my host doesn’t do backups or disk images. (and my own backup wasn't 100% up to date, which would’ve caused a few people to lose their wins, lose some of their points, etc. which I didn’t want to do). The server stuff is all fixed now, the managed and won pages are now back online, but I’m going to keep the rest of the website offline a little longer.
To be honest, working +70 hours a week on my real job and steamcompanion hasn’t had a good impact on my health, my real job, family and friends lately. I’d like to take a small break from it, reconnect with family/friends, maybe play some games for once, and maybe work on different small projects unrelated to Steam.
This isn’t a permanent shut down. I’ve been part of the Steam community for 11 years, and have worked on SteamCompanion for almost 6 years. I always come back.
I also just wanted to thank you guys for being so supportive, and understanding. It’s interesting looking back. I just wanted to giveaway some games on the website for fun until a few people approached me asking me if they could host some giveaways as well.
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See you when we return, Nick