Evil Avatar  



Go Back   Evil Avatar > Daily Gaming News > News Items

» Sponsored Links


» Recent Threads
Rockstar Begins Selling...
Last post by PatrickRes9
Today 09:41 AM
23 Replies, 589 Views
Weekend Gamer: What are...
Last post by Mad Max RW
Today 09:18 AM
6 Replies, 275 Views
World War Z Game ~ First...
Last post by Dag-Sabot
Today 08:40 AM
10 Replies, 826 Views
Metro Exodus goes gold,...
Last post by alienchild
Today 04:12 AM
7 Replies, 553 Views
Liberals gone wild
Last post by blackzc
Today 01:11 AM
2,939 Replies, 399,673 Views
A small request
Last post by blackzc
Today 12:22 AM
32 Replies, 1,003 Views
Beyond Good & Evil 2...
Last post by SpectralThundr
Yesterday 08:08 PM
25 Replies, 1,336 Views
Creators of Popular...
Last post by Terran
Yesterday 08:06 PM
4 Replies, 454 Views
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 05-09-2018, 05:26 PM   #1
Emabulator
The Voight-Kampff
 
Emabulator's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: The Garden State
Posts: 31,184
Blog Entries: 58
Valve Announced Steam Link app and the Steam Video app


Quote:
Two free new apps — the Steam Link app and the Steam Video app — are preparing for launch in the coming weeks, both designed to extend Steam’s suite of services and accessibility.

The Steam Link app, slated to launch the week of May 21st, allows gamers to experience their Steam library of games on their Android (phone, tablet, TV) and iOS-based (iPhone, iPad, Apple TV) devices while connected via 5Ghz network or wired Ethernet to a host system (Mac or PC), with Android access initially offered in beta. The Steam Link App will feature support for the Steam Controller, MFI controllers, and more across both platforms.

Later this summer, the Steam Video app is targeted for release, allowing users to enjoy the thousands of movies and shows available on Steam directly via their Android and iOS devices over Wi-Fi or LTE. In direct response to customer feedback, it will offer the ability to enjoy content in offline and streaming modes.
[Source: Valve]
Emabulator is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-09-2018, 06:11 PM   #2
SpectralThundr
Evil Dead
 
SpectralThundr's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
Location: Boston/Ontario
Posts: 7,516
Like we needed more ways to browse all the shitty shovelware that makes up the bulk of Steam's store these days.
SpectralThundr is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-09-2018, 06:42 PM   #3
Mad Max RW
Evil Dead
 
Mad Max RW's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2017
Posts: 900
Would be super excited for this if I had anything newer than my now ancient Iphone. But I do love the wired Steam Link with my giant 4k tv. You aren't restricted to Steam games so everything on the PC I'm able to play through the tv. My entire GOG library (currently going through Witcher 3) and older adventure games like Blade Runner and The Dig to Brutal Doom with hundreds of megawads and even classic console emulators run brilliantly. Looking at it I think the majority of games I use on it are non-Steam games.
Mad Max RW is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
steam, valve

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 09:45 AM.