What would it be like to have instant access to your full Steam™ games library on your widescreen TV? How would you like to play Half-Life 3 in high-resolution from the comfort of your couch? All of this could be possible with the release of Valve's rumored "Steam Box" gaming console. And you can be sure that when that happens, SteamBox.net will be here to keep you up-to-date.


Valve has recently filed a patent for a new controller design.
Just a coincidence? Some think not, but that's up to you to decide.


Ever since talk of the Steam Box began to circulate, Valve has denied that a console is in the works. But Valve is also notoriously tight-lipped about their product releases, and it wouldn't be the first time they've kept a major project secret. Who do you believe?


Valve Changes The Steam Controller Again
The Escapist
It's extremely likely this new design will be shown off in public for the first time at GDC 2015, especially considering that Valve recently confirmed it would have a large Steam Machines presence at the show. Meanwhile, those third-party Steam Box ...

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Argyll Free Press

Review: Alienware Alpha, the Best of Both Gaming Worlds
Argyll Free Press
The original Valve device was supposed to come with the innovative, much acclaimed Steam Controller and a Linux-based operating system meant to turn the Steam Box into a superior gaming experience, bringing all of your favorite Steam games to your ...



Alienware's knockoff Steam Machine finally ships, but it's not the gaming PC ...
ExtremeTech
There was a lot of hype surrounding the impending launch of Valve's Steam Machine platform, but much of the excitement dissipated when the first wave of machines were delayed until 2015. Now, Alienware is going in alone, and shipping its own consolized ...



Valve Steam Machine release date, news and features
TechRadar UK
Valve's rumored Steam Box is a bit more ethereal. It's still unclear whether Valve, the Washington-based gaming mogul behind game series like Half-Life and Portal, will be designing the hardware, or simply create the means via software and let third ...

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TechCrunch

Alienware Alpha Review: A Gaming PC In A Tiny Package
TechCrunch
Pushed by Valve's Steam Box initiative, several manufacturers have come out with affordable laptops and desktops that can play games at really high settings as long as you're willing to play at reasonable resolutions — generally, 1080p HD. Curious to ...

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Gamer-Network.fr

Steam Box : Une nouvelle version de la manette ?
Gamer-Network.fr
Annoncé il y a presque 1 an et demie aujourd'hui, le projet Steam Box a pour vocation d'imposer Valve nos salons après que la société se soit offert la majorité des PC du globe grâce à la plateforme de jeux Steam (une présence qu'elle compte ...

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Valve Steam Machines delayed till 2015
TechRadar UK
... means we'll be able to make the Controller a lot better," Valve's blog post read. Fixing what's ailing the Steam Controller then appears to be the nexus of the Steam Machine holdup. For now, it appears the software side of the Steam Box equation ...



Gadget Helpline (blog)

Valve E3 2014 – Alienware Steam Box Revealed
Gadget Helpline (blog)
We've been talking about Steam boxes for a while now, and while Valve has delayed the Steam Box Controller until 2015, there are a lot more exciting things coming from Steam and Valve in the meantime. For example, this fantastic Alienware Alpha Steam ...

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Latin Post

Valve's Steam Box Release Date Specs and Price: Console Killer or Glorified ...
Latin Post
To fully understand what the Steam Box is you need to know a bit about it's creator, Valve Corporation. Valve created Steam, a digital distribution and multiplayer gaming platform for the PC, from the ground up. Steam became a massive success and ...
Steam Box and Steam Controller UK release date and price; When you will be ...PC Advisor
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MCV

Alienware to launch Steam Box minus Valve OS
MCV
SteamOS has been dropped from Alienware's upcoming mini gaming PC range in favour of Windows. The Steam Box will launch at the end of this year with a $550 price tag. But absent from the device are both the Steam OS and controller. Alienware will ...
Alienware to launch SteamOS-less Steam Box this yearJoystiq
Alienware Alpha is a Windows-ready Steam Box out this holidayVG247
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