It’s no tip that Microsoft’s Mixed Reality height will support SteamVR games over time. That’s a vast understanding since Steam is, after all, a largest store for shopping PC games and Microsoft needs a vast catalog of VR games to jumpstart a ecosystem. Until now, though, we didn’t unequivocally know what a timeline for this would demeanour like.
As a association announced now during a tiny press eventuality in San Francisco, developers now have entrance to a Windows Mixed Reality SteamVR preview to assistance them exam their games. This holiday season, consumers will also benefit entrance to this preview program.
It’s value observant that Microsoft does call all of this a preview program, though there can be no doubt that SteamVR support is going to be really critical to this platform. VR is already going by a bit of a tough proviso and sales of existent headsets has slowed utterly a bit. The final thing Microsoft wants is to have a lot of headsets on a marketplace for a holidays though no calm for a users. Both a Oculus Rift and HTC Vive headsets now support SteamVR games.
Even with SteamVR support, it stays to be seen what a torpedo app for Windows Mixed Reality will be. The top-selling VR diversion on Steam right now is Job Simulator, followed by zombie canon presence diversion Arizona Sunshine.
Microsoft also now demoed one if a initial VR games, that unsurprisingly facilities a Halo franchise. Together with 343 Industries, Microsoft built a demo knowledge that brings a Halo characters to churned existence for a initial time.