Valve's Tom Giardino was at DevGAMM Seattle Summit 2017 to deliver a talk about Steam, as well as provide helpful insights and advice for developers who are distributing their games through the platform, or planning to do so in the future. The talk covered the replacement of Steam Greenlight, Steam Direct, a new system to publish games on Steam, trading card and gifting changes, Steam Curators update, and new upcoming features. Here is a compilation of tweets from the conference. DevGAMM - July 31, 2017 - 10:19 AM Tom Giardino from Valve is opening a DevGAMM Summit with a keynote on Steam's Business Update. italicpig - July 31, 2017 - 11:04 AM Insight into localisation impact trends from Tom Giardino, Valve... Exey - July 31, 2017 - 10:56 AM Very cozy place and great speakers! tiedtiger - July 31, 2017 - 10:15 AM Steam has 67m MAU, 28m new customers since 2015, customers of both types buying more games. Directly linked to diversity of content. aNichiporchik - July 31, 2017 - 00:16 AM Russia went down from 9% to 5% on Steam, but the overall numbers have grown. aNichiporchik - July 31, 2017 - 10:16 AM Regional localization is super important on Steam.