Valve president Gabe Newell hints at more games for consoles

'You will get a better idea of that by the end of this year.'


More Valve games may be coming to consoles, company co-founder and president Gabe Newell seems to have hinted.

Newell was asked if ‘Steam games’ will be coming to consoles during a question-and-answers session while speaking at a public school in New Zealand. The exchange went as follows:

Will Steam be putting any games on consoles, or will it just say on PC?

Gabe Newell: “You will… uh… get a better idea of that by the end of this year.”

While the question was phrased in reference to Steam—which is a platform—Newell was likely answering in regards to Valve’s own titles such as Counter-Strike, Half-Life, Portal, and Team Fortress.

The last game Valve released for consoles was Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, which came to PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 alongside PC in August 2012.

Watch a video of the exchange below.

Thanks, r/HalfLife.

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