Founder of Valve, which is the company that is responsible for Half life series and the Steam platform, which is the biggest games store on earth is now worth $5.5 billion.
Forbes just released the report of top 400 richest persons in US, and Gabe Newell managed to get in the top 100, ranking on #97 spot. Which makes Gabe Newell the first person in history to reach top 100 in the video games category.
But still, even with that money, he still keeps us gamers waiting for Half Life 3. We are happy to see that Gabe Newell is worth $5.5 billion and hopefully he will continue to support the PC industry in the upcoming future.
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