Steam Deck Could Support Microsoft’s xCloud Gaming Service

Valve’s upcoming Steam Deck sees your entire Steam library in the palm of your hands. A dream come true for many gamers but there is a possibility, brought to light by Microsoft’s Xbox head Phil Spencer, that Microsoft’s xCloud may also be an option.

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Microsoft’s Own Xbox head Phil Spencer teased the news via a tweet, after a visit to Valve, and speaking to company luminaries Gabe Newell, Erik Johnson and Scott Lynch. In the tweet, Spencer talks of playing Halo and Age (of Empires) and then states that “xCloud works well” before congratulating the Steam Deck team. So has Spencer played those games on xCloud or Steam? For now this a mystery.