Steambox news is coming next week, Valve boss Gabe Newell told an audience at Linuxcon 2013.
Valve founder Gabe Newell officially announced that the company’s PC console – dubbed internally at the studio as ‘Bigfoot’, and its handheld counterpart ‘Littlefoot’ – at CES. However, speculation that it will be formally announced at GDC is wide of the mark, a Valve engineer has confirmed.
Gabe Newell has confirmed Bigfoot, a Valve-made, Linux-based, console-like Steam box. Pay attention, says Patrick Garratt: the TV games market is about to be shaken to its “core”.
Valve boss Gabe Newell has confirmed that an internally-developed SteamBox is inbound, as distinct from Xi3’s Valve-funded effort, giving scant details of its biometric controller and open nature.