Valve is engaged on Pleasure-Con assist for Steam
Valve is working so as to add assist for the Nintendo Change’s Pleasure-Con controllers in Steam. As a part of the the most recent Steam beta, Pleasure-Cons shall be supported both individually or as a matched pair, much like how you need to use them both approach for Change video games. If you wish to strive the function out, you may choose into the Steam beta — Valve has useful directions on the Steam web site — although fingers crossed that your Pleasure-Cons aren’t experiencing any drift.
Valve can also be bettering its assist for Nintendo’s traditional controllers it sells for Change On-line subscribers, although within the beta patch notes, the corporate didn’t specify precisely how. That function was launched to the general public model of the Steam consumer simply final week, letting you utilize the Change-specific NES, SNES, N64, and Sega Genesis controllers on Steam.
And if you wish to use a non-Nintendo controller with Steam, you’ve bought some choices there, too. Valve added assist for Sony’s DualSense controller shortly after the PS5 was launched in 2020 and expanded Steam’s assist for Xbox controllers in early 2021.