Steam sends out notices to Stop Online Esports Gambling

Today a new letter sent out by Valve to various Gambling sites asking them to cease the monetisation of Steam API. The letter was confirmed as being received on some Gambling websites such as CSGObig and


Valve Letter


We are still awaiting how this will affect all the sites and if they will comply with the letter and shut down, or find out another way as CSGODouble have already stated they will.

What do you think about this move by Valve? Will it result in lower viewership for CSGO ?