So yeah, November 10. That's the day we can finally stop speculating about how Steam Machines will be received and see for ourselves. Valve's certainly squandered most of its momentum heading into this launch. What was once a novel concept (living room PCs) is now business as usual for most OEMs, and Windows 10 seems to rectify most of the angst Valve was banking on against Windows 8. Crazy how much difference a year makes.
But live or die, Steam Machines are coming this fall. You can literally head to GameStop's website and preorder today. Congratulations, Valve — Steam Machines are now one modicum more real than the Phantom.
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