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Valve has always been happy to make and sell games for one or more MS platforms, as long as it's at Valve conditions, not MS ones. When MS tried to enforce on PC monopolistic console marketplace-like conditions, Valve made the Steam Machine, that eventually failed (or it was left to fail as on PC MS just owns the OS and cannot legally claim ownership of the whole PC platform), but now Android needs just some more tweaks than what SW emulators currently do to become a viable PC platform, so the threat could be far more effective for Valve and dangerous for MS, but there's no need to arrive to cold war if they can get along nicely and profitably for both. And eventually, Steam arrived on XBOne too and it will be on XB Series X and S too, the harsh times are over, this means Gabe got from MS what he wanted giving it what was the honest deal, games, not MS domination too as paranoid thugs like Lardmer wanted. The gentle Nadella way proved once again it works better than brute force.



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TGS, Third Grade Shooter: brand new genre invented by Kevin Butler exclusively for Natal WiiToo Kinect. PEW! PEW-PEW-PEW!