The biggest problem with the Steam trading system is that you both needed to be online at the same time. Sure, it added to the tension of the trade, and there were times when I pretended to be a high-level broker sitting across from another high-level broker and we were sweating, but that sort of pressure does tend to squeeze the bowels. Because of that, most of my Steam Trades took about an hour as each of us had to keep running off to make plopsy. Well that’s no longer a problem! The latest update allows you to send trade requests without requiring the recipient to be online at the same time. And you can now send them via the website, too. It means I can trade and strain at the same time.
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