If you happen to’re nonetheless ready on your Steam Deck order to reach, Valve has simply shared some nice information that ought to assist make residing with that handheld gaming PC formed gap in your life barely simpler. Nevertheless, these in Canada might want to endure a brief pause on the power to purchase the gadget as a result of distribution woes in The Nice White North.
Taking to the official Steam Deck Twitter account, Valve introduced that the corporate is “on observe to fulfil all reservations earlier than the tip of the yr!” Now, when visiting the official retailer web page for the moveable powerhouse, new orders have an anticipated availability for “September-December 2022”, dropping the quarterly estimates.
It’s nice to see that the backlog is slowly however certainly disappearing, nevertheless it stays to be seen whether or not it may be addressed promptly sufficient to keep away from it bleeding in 2023, particularly within the wake of latest pre-orders.
That is one thing which will instantly have an effect on Canada greater than different nations, as Valve’s distributor makes an attempt to resolve a processing backlog. The corporate is “optimistic” that it’ll be capable of resume emails quickly, however didn’t share a extra particular timeframe.