Steam weighs ‘recensiebommen’ no longer participate in review game

The gaming platform Steam is reviews that are part of a ‘recensiebom’ is no longer taken into account in the score of a game, the company behind Steam published.

On Steam is with a percentage showing how many users a game a positive review. In a ‘recensiebom’ certain titles will be bombarded with reviews. In many cases, are negative. In that way, try players in a short time the score of a game down.

Valve, the company behind Steam, is trying to abnormal behavior around the place of reviews to recognize. If the company concludes that it is a ‘recensiebom’, be review during that period are not counted in the score.

The content of the reviews remains, which gives users the messages view. In addition, it offers Steam users the opportunity to tick that they have the full score, including reviews that are not to be counted.

Valve recognizes that a side-effect of the measures is that authentic reviews that happen at the same time as a ‘recensiebom’ are placed also not be taken into account in the score. According to the company has however no influence on the final score of the title.

‘Recensiebommen’ are not unique to recensieplatformen such as Steam. By the end of 2018 was the year in review from YouTube millions of times a negative assessment, which the review in a few days the worst rated YouTube video.

See also:
Why is YouTube review the worst rated video ever?


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