Valve has stated that Workshop items for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Dota 2 and Team Fortress 2 will now require approval.
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The change was made to limit scams promising players "free skins" or other cosmetics.
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These can range in value from a few cents to thousands of dollars.
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The submission requirements for the games is now based on a simple, two-step moderation process.
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First, a new item must be verified by email to ensure that the correct user is making the submission.
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Then, submissions must go into a moderation queue to be individually approved by Valve.
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Overall, these steps might be bothersome at first, but the goal is to improve consumer experiences.
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Hopefully, this decreases the chances of players being scammed.
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