Does the Valve guy turn his head?

In Dota 2, Portal 2, and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, a similar logo is used, however there are differences in the head sizes, and facial features. The new “Open your mind” intro has a different man compared to the 1999 version. In this new intro, the man also turns his head towards the camera.

Who was the Valve guy?

Gabe Newell

Gabe Newell
Born Gabe Logan Newell November 3, 1962
Other names Gaben
Alma mater Harvard University (dropped out)
Known for Co-founder and president, Valve

Why is the E in Valve small?

It is also superscript so it may have something to do with how half-life (the decay term, not the game) is notated in science. because big E reversed is 3. Valve cannot spell 3.

What does the Valve logo mean?

The mascot emblem was designed in the very beginning of the company’s history. It depicts a big bald guy with a red valve in the back of his head, representing the brand’s idea “Open Your Mind”. The other Valve art showed the man with the Valve coming out of his eye.

How did Valve get its logo?

We selected the bald guy from the batches of “off-the-street” polaroids—he was literally pulled out of a coffee shop or book store! Based in Bath with the UK team, Tom loves strategy games, action RPGs, hack ‘n slash games, digital card games… basically anything that he can fit on a hard drive.

Where did Valve get its name?

They wanted to be the conduit in which you get all PC stuff.. they are the ones that are in control of the valve controlling the flow of games/applications into your head. Valve = Vincent,Andy,Lindsey,Valentine and Ernie.

What is the Valve face?

Related to Valve face: Puppet valve, Valve seat. (Mach.) that part of the surface of a valve which comes in contact with the valve seat.