Collectible card games are really making a mark on PCs, where it is easy to accumulate cards, organize them, and play matches casually or seriously with people from around the world. Artifact is Valve’s attempt to toss its hat into the ring. While the monetary issues are still a bit of a problem, as people are critical of its pay-to-win elements due to the way cards are acquired. The actual gameplay mechanics seem pretty sound. It is going through some growing pains, but seems to have a lot of potential.