Valve is engaged on Pleasure-Con help for Steam
Valve is working so as to add help for the Nintendo Swap’s Pleasure-Con controllers in Steam. As a part of the the most recent Steam beta, Pleasure-Cons might be supported both individually or as a matched pair, just like how you should utilize them both manner for Swap video games. If you wish to attempt the characteristic out, you’ll be able to 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 enhancing its help for Nintendo’s traditional controllers it sells for Swap On-line subscribers, although within the beta patch notes, the corporate didn’t specify precisely how. That characteristic was launched to the general public model of the Steam consumer simply final week, letting you employ the Swap-specific NES, SNES, N64, and Sega Genesis controllers on Steam.
And if you wish to use a non-Nintendo controller with Steam, you’ve acquired some choices there, too. Valve added help for Sony’s DualSense controller shortly after the PS5 was launched in 2020 and expanded Steam’s help for Xbox controllers in early 2021.