Questions tagged [steam-trading-cards]

Steam Trading Cards are virtual cards in Steam that can be earned by playing the associated games. Collecting a full set will let you craft a game badge, giving you XP, and the chance to earn profile backgrounds, emoticons, and coupons.

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Which Steam badges can be currently obtained without any game cards?

What are all of the badges that anyone can get right now, presuming they have the materials, that aren't game dependent? Like, "Gem Maker", for turning Cards into Gems. Is there one for making a ...
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How does the steam market work for different currencies?

I searched on web and read many article but i still cant understand How do the steam market and its currency converter work? I also wonder why there are so many spikes in some lower valued items like ...
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A while ago, I stopped earning trading cards and such. What happened?

Quite a bit ago, I stopped earning trading cards. Now, I use Steam a whole lot, so don't give me that,"You have to actually play the game" garbage. For example, I've played TF2 for over 1k hours, but ...
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How can I earn trading card in Ultra Street Fighter IV?

Recently I open Steam's Inventory and realize that I have 5 trading cards from Ultra Street Fighter IV (1 Decapre, 1 Elena (foil), 2 Poison, 1 Yang - I don't even play these characters much), I have ...
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Can there be trading cards in free games without paying anything?

I know there are free games such as Team Fortress 2 that have trading cards. Steam games that are free usually don't have trading cards so people don't just add them to their library to farm trading ...
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Can't sell Steam Cards, Can Sell Booster Packs?

What has changed with Steam Marketplace, and/or my account, that would prevent me from selling Steam Trading Cards (can convert to Gems)?
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Why can't I get Steam Summer Sale trading cards by exploring my discovery queue?

I got the problem that exploring my discovery queue doesn't give me any trading cards. After clicking through the list three times a day, it tells me to come back tomorrow to get more cards. But no ...
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Do I have any trading cards drops left?

I remember I received a few trading cards for the game 'Space Run', but I sold them and I don't remember how many I received or how many there were available in the first place. I found out that ...
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How can I earn card drops on steam? [duplicate]

I played Deus Ex: Human Revolution (Director's Cut) for 43 hours and I have a total of 4 card drops. How can I earn rest of these cards. Also, I'm new to steam.
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Why do I have to wait before I can trade my Steam Awards Foil card?

I managed to pick up a foil card during the Steam Awards. I'm not going to try to craft the badge for the foils so I want to get rid of it as soon as possible (while prices are still relatively high)....
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If I earn trading cards on steam when level 10 do I have to craft badges for xp or just get the cards?

So I'm just wondering since I'm level 10 on steam and got 3 trading cards and haven't gotten any XP from it. Do I have to craft a badge? Before I was level 10 cards gave me XP, why don't they give me ...
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How can I turn off all the Steam Inventory/Trading Cards/Community stuff?

Steam has a 'trading card'-social-media thing. I don't really get it, and I have zero interest in it. As far as I can tell, it basically serves to clutter up the Steam interface, and constantly ...
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What happens with Steam trading cards from sale after the sale?

I have some cards from the current sale. They are marked as "valid until 7/4/2016, 6:00:00 PM". What happens after this date? Will they be removed?
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When does the Steam discovery queue card availability reset?

I am hoping to capitalize on obtaining as many trading cards as possible before they expire on July 4th. Is the gap between earning cards from the discovery queue based on a specific global reset time,...
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Completing trading card set. Getting coupon for game I own

When completing Trading Card Sets. Is it possible to get a steam coupon for a game that I already own?
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Are steam-tradingcard counts limited to purchases?

Are there any ways to recive cards without an payment had to be done(initial remaining card drops are bound to the game purchase itself)? Or is it, that the total amount of existing cards is limited ...
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Valiant Hearts not dropping Steam trading cards

I have completed the entire game of Valiant hearts but Steam still says that I have 3 card drops remaining. How do I get my cards?
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Where did my Christmas Sale cards go?

I've collected all of the Christmas Sale cards and kept 2 of each of them converting the rest into gems. This weekend all of my collected cards were gone. Were these time limited cards and if yes what ...
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Can you still earn cards from the Monster Summer Sale?

When the Steam Winter Sale ended a section appeared on my badges page for the Monster Summer Sale, it wasn't there before the winter sale and I can't click into it to see the details for it like my ...
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Steam Community Market - Wait Time Keeps Changing

I have steam cards that I want to sell, but I have to wait for the restriction to be lifted. BUT the problem with this is that the day the restriction gets lifted changes and becomes an even longer ...
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How to see the booster pack gem cost for all the games that you own at once?

Gem cost for booster packs varies by game. Is there a way for me to see the gem cost of every available booster pack in one window, instead of having to select each game from the dropdown to see the ...
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How can I see the gem value of an item that I do not own?

I can see how many gems an item in my inventory converts to when I turn it into gems. But is there any way to know how many gems I would get for an item I do not own?
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What is the most profitable way to sell steam trading cards: as-is, or turned into gems?

My steam trading cards either turn into between 0.02 and 0.10 EUR when selling them, or I can turn them into gems. Can I sell these gems later on in some way? I see i can put them in a sack of gems, ...
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Is there a way to reset steam achievements or farm steam trading cards?

Is there currently any viable method in which to reset one's steam achievements? In this case, for a game like Terraria? Is there a way to "farm" steam trading cards? And what are its mechanics?
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What defines an item's value in gems? [duplicate]

Looking at the Steam Community page on my inventory, I can see that any community item such as a profile background, trading cards or emoticon can be converted into a certain amount of gems. However, ...
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Badges for games you don't own? [duplicate]

Can you complete badges with Steam trading cards for a game you don't own?
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Will purchasing a booster pack on the Community Market and turning it into cards still have trade restrictions applied to it?

To my disappointment, Steam now prevents you from trading purchased items right away. I'm wondering if there is a way around this by purchasing a booster pack, then immediately opening it and trading ...
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I hit Steam Level 8, when do I get my earned monster game cards?

I have 16 unlocked cards from the Monster Game, but I just hit Level 8. Do I get those cards and if so, when?
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How to earn Monster Summer Sale cards? [duplicate]

When I press the "Play game" button I get referred to the Monster game. While playing the game I just earn more card drops instead of the cards. By playing the Monster game for a while I have earned ...
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Why am I not getting Steam Trading Card drops? [duplicate]

I've been playing the steam Monster game and it tells me that I have received 4 cards from playing yet I have no cards in my Steam inventory? Does anyone know what's going on?
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I've unlocked 10 cards from the Monster Game - where are they?

The cards that it says I've unlocked aren't in my inventory. Do you just get them after the whole event? I have two from just buying games actually in my inventory, but the cards I've 'unlocked' aren'...
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How do I get card drops in the Steam summer sale game?

I tried playing the Summer Sale clicking game for a bit, but it's pretty boring. The description says that playing will win you Steam trading cards. But how: is it just time spent clicking?
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Any way to mass sell all my steam trading cards?

I have a large number of steam trading cards and for me they are just filling up my inventory, I have no interest in doing anything with them except selling them. Is there any way to mass sell all my ...
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Do booster packs continue to drop once I crafted badge?

I've obtained all the "default" drops, got some booster later and finally crafted a badge. Will I continue to get more boosters for the SAME game that I already crafted badge for?
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CS:GO Anarchist trading card

I noticed that every once in a while I will get a trading card as I play CS:GO. I have everything but the Anarchist trading card and was wondering what the drop chances are for that? Is there ...
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Can I disable inbox alerts for new trading cards?

I like how my inbox icon lights up in green when I have new messages or new games from friends; but I'm not interested in trading cards, and it annoys me when after each gaming session I get a bunch ...
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Does community market bought items count as “spending money in-game”?

When i am buying items(skins and whatnot) in the CS:GO-market in Steam, does it count towards me getting new Steam trading cards by "spending money in-game"?
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Will I get the cards for Steam Christmas sale ever?

I was level 3 on Christmas sale (Steam), and I voted each 8 hours. A message popped out, telling me that I'll receive my cards when I reach level 10. I just crafted another badge, and I'm now level ...
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Can a game that previously did not have trading cards begin offering trading cards?

I notice one of the games I'm looking forward to does not offer Steam Trading Cards as one of its features. This is quite unfortunate, but before I lose hope, even after a game goes onto the Steam ...
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Steam Trading Cards error “Cookies have been disabled”

I have had a few TF2 regular and foil trading cards and I want to sell them before they expire, however every time I try to sell them, a error prompt pops up saying "There was an error in selling your ...
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How can I track / view all the Steam trading cards for a certain game?

I want to know when I have collected all the trading cards for a game. Is there a way to do this?
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Do you lose the respective trading cards when uninstalling a steam game?

These days I want to uninstall some games to get more space for the new ones. I have earned some trading cards playing those games I want to uninstall, but I don't know if uninstalling will make me ...
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What happens to all your trading cards when you vote?

My steam level is 2. I don't really intend on buying things to level up. However, I do vote for the next flash sale item every time there is a sale. As a result, I have collected many trading cards ...
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Where can I see the cards I'm selling on Steam?

I want to sell some cards on steam. After i clicked on the sell buton on some cards. i am no more able to see it in any of my account/settings or any page (former . Is there a page/place to track my ...
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How many times do I need to collect sets of Steam Trading cards? [duplicate]

I managed to craft the Team Fortress 2 badge after trading away a couple of duplicates to friends. However when I went to view my badge progress, I noticed that the remaining duplicate cards had ...
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Is there a limit of steam cards per day

So I have a question about how steam cards work, specifically if there is a limit outside of the random factor to the card drops. So I know you can only get half of the cards total by just playing ...
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How do cards work with family sharing beta - can I earn cards for games I don't own?

Under normal circumstances, you can't earn cards for demos or free-to-play games you haven't paid for, to prevent abuse. But how does this work with the new family sharing feature? If my brother ...
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If I'm eligible for more games, am I more likely to get a steam booster pack?

Let's imagine three systems where the two options would apply:- System one (Where eligibility doesn't matter):- System adds all eligable users to a pool System picks X many random users from the ...
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Can you idle in more than one game at the same time?

I want to get trading cards for lots of games. I know I can idle in a game and earn my drops in it, but can I idle in multiple games at the same time and accrue drops for all of them?
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Can I get multiple booster packs from one game?

Is it possible to get multiple booster packs from the same game? I've just got one that I sold on the market and now I can't even find the game listed in the badges page on my profile.