The enthusiasm and hype it lasted us a day. Although yesterday the possibility that Valve would announce the SteamPal portable console at his speech on the occasion of the PC Gaming Show… since PC Gamer have been quick to qualify the information offered on their page, pointing out that the signature of Gabe Newell simply offer more information about your next Steam Game Festival. The broadcast will take place next June 13 at 11:30 p.m. (Spanish peninsular time), and be twinned with Future Games Show 2021.
Valve: Ni Half-Life 3, nor SteamPal on the PC Gaming Show
PC Gamer, which is in charge of organizing the PC Gaming Show, noted on his website that the event would include “a message from Valve about Steam”. Given these cryptic words, the theories quickly became crowded: after numerous rumors and leaked features, Valve was expected to officially announce the portable console for the PC. SteamPal in this space.
As speculation kept growing, with some daring to dream even of an advertisement for Half-Life 3, finally from the middle they had to qualify their words. PC Gamer had to update his article stating that Valve will offer more information on the upcoming Next Fest, which will be held on June 16-22. This event comes just after the E3 2021, which in turn is celebrated from June 12 to 15.
Valve share details about their Next Fest
For those who don’t know: Next Fest is a space dedicated to indie titles and upcoming releases coming to Steam. It is not directly an announcement in itself about Steam or Valve. Therefore, it seems that during the PC Gaming Show there will be no announcement related to a new Valve title, the SteamPal console or the long-awaited Half-Life 3.
You can consult all conference schedules for E3 2021 on our report, while we’ve also done our own research on the 14 games that could be announced at this Los Angeles date.