SteamOS News


Street Fighter 5 will punch onto SteamOS soon

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 15, 2016 2:41pm PST

Street Fighter V will only release on PC and PlayStation 4 at launch, but Capcom has confirmed it is working with Valve to make a SteamOS version happen sooner than later.


"Remember when Steam came out on the PS3? I figure SteamOS is Valve's justification to make sure ..."

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E3 2015: Games with the Most to Prove

By Steven Wong, Jun 09, 2015 2:00pm PDT

Every game featured at E3 needs to leave a lasting impression, but some games have more on the line than others. Here are the games and platforms that have the most to prove at this year's Expo.


"I still don't get the hate for this game -- during my playthrough, it's occurred to me many ..."

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Opinion: Steam Machines Need More Than SteamOS Power

By Steven Wong, Apr 03, 2015 1:30pm PDT

Steam Machines, powered by SteamOS, are set to release this fall, which promise to bring PC gaming to the living room and challenge Windows' reign over PC gaming. Except, that they won't. These machines will need a lot more than Steam to get moving, and here's why.


"They haven't tried 10 times, and a failure of a great idea due to poor implantation doesn't mean ..."

- Peanut Fox see all 8 comments

GDC 2015: The Valve Round-Up From Vive to the rise of the Steam Machine

By Josh Hawkins, Mar 05, 2015 5:00pm PST

We take a look at all that Valve has revealed at the 2015 Game Developer Conference


"How you going to control the game if you're streaming with the steam link? I don't get it."

- doomed see all 6 comments

Borderlands 2 and Pre-Sequel support SteamOS

By Steven Wong, Sep 30, 2014 12:15pm PDT

Both Borderlands 2 and the upcoming Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel now support SteamOS.


"Cool, I didn't think it would have SteamOS support out of the gate. I saw Borderlands 2 come up ..."

- melkore see all 2 comments

Killing Floor 2 video reveals five new zed monstrosities

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 25, 2014 1:19pm PDT

A new video for Killing Floor 2 has revealed five new zeds that promise to haunt your nightmares.


"Senile, am I? Bony arms, are they? Buck-toothed, is it? Liver spots, did they? Chinless, will ..."

- AxeMan808 see all 10 comments

PSA: Civilization 5 on SteamOS (and on sale)

By Steve Watts, Jun 11, 2014 8:48am PDT

Civilization 5 is now available on SteamOS and Linux, and it's on sale for a hefty discount for a limited time as well.


Steam in-home streaming open to all PC users

By Ozzie Mejia, May 21, 2014 2:30pm PDT

Steam's in-home streaming feature has exited beta and is now available to all users. This allows users to remotely install, launch, and play games between two Steam-connected computers on the same home wireless network.


"Oh there's some lag, but it varies from game to game. The two PC's I use are connected to a ..."

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Killing Floor 2 announced, and it's a gory mess

By Steven Wong, May 09, 2014 6:00pm PDT

Time to take on a new generation of Zeds, because Tripwire Interactive has announced Killing Floor 2 for PC and SteamOS.


"Loved this game, but it became truly enjoyable when I reached level 5 with some of the classes."

- JPMcWhiskers see all 9 comments

Steam Music announced, beta starting soon

By Steve Watts, Feb 03, 2014 11:30am PST

Steam will be getting a new Music feature soon, in beta testing on both the Big Picture and SteamOS interfaces.


"Seems bizarre at first but I reckon they picked up on the fact that people like to listen to ..."

- enyakk see all 53 comments

SteamOS installer adds dual-boot support

By Steve Watts, Jan 23, 2014 10:00am PST

The latest beta version of SteamOS allows you to dual-boot your system, letting you try out the gaming-dedicated OS without reserving an entire box for it.


Steam in-home streaming enters beta

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 16, 2014 2:45pm PST

One of the fancy features promised by SteamOS is the ability to stream Windows games over your home wireless network. And it's entered beta.


"I was actually wondering how much power you need. Maybe Raspberry Pi could do it. "

- K1Bond007 see all 8 comments

Valve: Steam Greenlight will eventually 'go away'

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 15, 2014 12:35pm PST

Valve is holding its Steam Dev Days conference and is hinting at an imminent demise for Steam Greenlight.


"Hey Man, you know your totally right this is how the internet and tech works one goes down ..."

- valcan_s see all 21 comments

Steam Machine video shows off SteamOS

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 16, 2013 12:30pm PST

If you were one of the lucky 300, you received a Steam Machine from Valve for beta testing purposes. Corey Nelson happened to be one of the chosen ones, and he's sharing his experiences on YouTube.


"Who says I give a shit? As long as there are fps on pcs I won't care what other people play on. ..."

- jtthe2nd see all 19 comments

SteamOS now available for download

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 13, 2013 3:30pm PST

Are you ready to test Valve's new Linux-based operating system?


"Crap, the Sager I was going to try this on has the same video card. Guess I'll wait on that ..."

- yukichigai see all 60 comments