Valve has introduced the Steam Deck will probably be transport to areas in Asia later this 12 months and has already began taking reservations as we communicate. This comes after information of Valve ramping up manufacturing after fixing some supply chain issues (opens in new tab).
Komodo is working with Valve as a licensed reseller of the Steam Deck, and clients in Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, and Hong Kong can place reservations on Komodo’s retail site. (opens in new tab) Komodo is providing the identical 64GB, 256GB, and 512GB fashions of the Steam Deck which might be obtainable in different areas.
Steam Deck is coming to new areas! Beginning at present you may reserve a Steam Deck in Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, and Hong Kong, with the assistance of Komodo, Steam Deck’s licensed reseller in these areas: https://t.co/jVvhAGq5MAReserve yours now at https://t.co/0Voqd80sSC pic.twitter.com/hqg7RWJwEOAugust 4, 2022
As soon as clients plunk down a deposit, they will get a tough estimate on when they need to count on their Deck to ship out. Then they, too, can dwell in a continuing state of stress refreshing the web page, hoping it would not get pushed again one other three months.
You probably have a reservation in different areas like North America, the UK, or the EU, don’t be concerned, your place in line to get a Deck is not affected by the Komodo reservations. Chances are high you may nonetheless get yours earlier than them anyway. Fingers crossed.
“We’re very excited to make Steam Deck obtainable in additional locations world wide, and hope gamers in Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, and Hong Kong will love Steam Deck as a lot as we do,” Valve stated in a blog post (opens in new tab).
Steam and Komodo additionally plan to place collectively a large sales space at this 12 months’s Tokyo Recreation Present so attendees can get some hands-on time with the Steam Deck and see what the big fuss is about. (opens in new tab)
I am unhappy to report back to our Australian readers eagerly ready for the Steam Deck to enter their lives that there’s nonetheless no new replace on when it is going to ship to your area. It is likely to be some time, however now we have tips about how you possibly can snag one for those who do not thoughts leaping through some hoops (opens in new tab).