No, the Steam Deck won’t run every game in your library – but does that matter?

Many of us are getting very excited about the Steam Deck, the upcoming handheld game console from Valve that will allow us to play PC games while on the go, but we’ve been getting conflicting information about how many games the Steam Deck will be able to run.

As RockPaperShotGun reports, a recent interview with Valve’s Pierre-Loup Griffais for IGN appears to have been misinterpreted by some over-eager corners of the internet, with the line “All the games we wanted to be playable is, really, the entire Steam library. We haven’t really found something we could throw at this device that it couldn’t handle,” making people think that this means the Steam Deck would be able to play any game in Steam’s vast library.

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