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Valve’s summer Steam Next Fest starts June 13th

The dust on Valve’s spring Steam Next Fest may have only recently settled, but the company is already turning its attention to the next iteration of the event. On Friday, Valve announced its latest Next Fest would take place between June 13th and June 20th, with the showcase scheduled to get underway at 1PM ET.…

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Valve’s Gabe Newell Takes A Flamethrower To The Metaverse And NFTs

BELLEVUE, UNITED STATES – FEBRUARY 26: Portrait of American video game developer Gabe Newell, … [+] photographed at Valve Corporations offices in Bellevue, Washington, on February 26, 2020. (Photo by Olly Curtis/Future Publishing via Getty Images) Future Publishing via Getty Images While promoting the Steam Deck, the new portable gaming PC from Valve that all…

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Valve’s Next Fest 2022 has just started with hundreds of indie titles

In a nutshell: The Steam Game Fest just kicked off today. The Spring 2022 edition has more games to preview and demo than you could realistically get to, even if you hit up ten titles a day. As always, it’s an indie showcase, so don’t go looking for triple-A names. That said, there are plenty…

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Reviewers love Valve’s Steam Deck: “The most innovative gaming computer in 20 years”

The Steam Deck, Valve’s take on a Switch-style portable PC gaming machine, is perhaps the most anticipated piece of portable hardware since…well, since the Nintendo Switch. So it’s understandable that the technology press is champing at the bit to devour every detail about it, even well before its official release later this month. Pre-release units…

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Valve’s Steam Deck Finally Has an Official Release Date

PC gamers patiently waiting to get their hands on Valve’s portable gaming PC won’t have to wait much longer, as the company announced that it’s making the Steam Deck available to order on February 25, 2022. Not only did the company announce that it would start taking orders for the highly-anticipated Steam Deck, but it…

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Valve’s Steam Deck will launch in February

In brief: If you’re one of the many gamers waiting to get your hands on a Steam Deck, you may not have to wait much longer. Valve said the new handheld console will most likely start shipping next month, despite lingering problems with the supply chain. Valve announced its Steam Deck handheld console back in…

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Valve’s hotly anticipated Steam Deck handheld gets delayed until 2022

Valve The infamous “Valve time” strikes yet again. Valve has delayed the launch of the Steam Deck, a handheld portable PC gaming system similar to the Nintendo Switch, until February 2022. Unfortunately, that means it won’t be available to purchase in time for the 2021 holiday season. According to Valve, they’re unable to deliver due…

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Valve’s Steam Deck won’t ship until 2022

Valve has delayed the launch of Steam Deck by two months. The handheld PC will now start shipping sometime in February 2022 — instead of December of this year, as previously announced. The company blamed the delay on the ongoing global semiconductor crunch that has affected everything from GPU prices to car production.  “We’re sorry…

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Valve’s new verification program will make it easy to see if a game runs on Steam Deck

Ahead of Steam Deck’s December release, Valve has detailed the compatibility program it will use to let people know if they can play their games on the portable PC. Dubbed Deck Verified, the system groups games into four categories: “Verified,” “Playable,” “Unsupported” and “Unkown.” If you see a game with the first badge, it means…