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 Steam Machine release date, news and features
TechRadar UK
That's all coming to a close now, as Valve prepares to bring Steam to your HDTV thanks to the Steam Box. If you're unfamiliar with Steam, think of it as iTunes for video games, with a buddy list and chat for joining your friend's games. It started off ...

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3 Gaming Industry Trends Threatening the Future of PlayStation and Xbox
Motley Fool
Platforms like Valve's Steam are spearheading the digital distribution revolution, offering deep discounts that complicate the value proposition of $60 new releases found on consoles. The upcoming Steam Box systems aim to combine the ease of use of ...

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Tom's Guide

Zotac SNC970 Steam Box is Ready for Your Living Room
Tom's Guide
SAN FRANCISCO -- 2015 is shaping up as the year of the Steam Box. After two years of silence from Valve, I finally saw my first Steam Box in the wild -- sort of. The mini-PC maker, Zotac, was on hand at the Valve booth during GDC 2015 to show off a ...
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Gamer Headlines

Valve Might Be Done With Their Steam Box
Gamer Headlines
Actually no, I wouldn't want to mislead those of you still following the Steam trial or interested in purchasing in the machine. This update on the Steam Box comes in the form of a finalized controller. Along with having many other development issues ...

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VR World

2015: Top Five April Fools' Day Pranks on the Web
VR World
A Steam Box. With Steam. We've heard a lot about Valve's Steam Machine, which promises to create a console-like experience for PC gamers. But what about a PC box, powered by steam? iljn_steam-powered_steam_machine. That's a new product that ...



Zotac details upcoming SN970 Steam Machine box
Fudzilla (blog)
The long wait is now almost over and we will start to see Steam Machines later this year. Zotac was one of the first to announce its Steam box, the SN970, featuring Nvidia Geforce GTX 970M 3GB graphics, 64GB solid state drive, 1TB HDD, and 8GB of RAM.

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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 ...



Gamasutra

Steam Machines Controller Design Finalized; May Launch During GDC 2015
Game Rant
One of the more intriguing things to happen in 2013 was Valve's introduction of the Steam Machines (or Steam Box, if you prefer) and Steam OS. As many console gamers will tell you, PCs are still a little intimidating and lack the ease of use that Xboxs ...
No Steam Dev Days this year, says Valve -- look to GDC insteadGamasutra
Steam Machine controller is “finalized” – rumored to launch at GDC 2015SiliconANGLE (blog)

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GameZone

EMTEC's Play Cube Steam Box will fit in the palm of your hand
GameZone
Steam consoles are slowly trickling out. While Alienware was the first to the scene with their Alpha PC console, it wasn't branded as a Steam box since Valve didn't have the controller finalized by production. But it's only a matter of time for more to ...

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Gamer Headlines

So What Ever Happened To The Steam Box?
Gamer Headlines
Another big unveiling came from Valve and there Steam Box. No it's not a fancy humidifier. What it is, is Valve's attempted entry into the console market. For many attendees, this was a huge hit. The fact that the very beloved Valve was going to create ...

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