Is Hogwarts Legacy Coming to Steam Deck? With a Holiday 2022 release window confirmed, fans are wondering if the game will be optimized for the handheld console.
Harry Potter fans have long awaited Hogwarts Legacy news and their patience has finally been rewarded.
After the game was announced two years ago, developers Avalanche Studios held back until March 17, when PlayStation State of Play surprisingly presented new gameplay and release information about the title.
Steam Deck owners are excited to see if there will be a handheld optimization now that it’s confirmed to release on all major consoles as well as PC.
Is Hogwarts Legacy Coming to Steam Deck?
Although the game’s release on Steam has been confirmed, there is no confirmation that it will be optimized for Steam Deck upon release.
Hogwarts Legacy has been confirmed for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Nintendo Switch and PC, leading fans to believe that the Steam Deck could easily handle the magical RPG.
Harry Potter fans want Hogwarts Legacy on Steam Deck
The announcement that the title will also drop on the Switch gave fans hope for a Steam Deck release.
A user on Reddit saw the message as confirmation that the Steam deck will run it. “This is really good news for Steam deck fanatics because it means the game offers 10x better graphics and gameplay than the portable Hogwarts Legacy for Switch, here we come!” they wrote, and many others were excited too.
“Yes very excited about the portable Hogwarts!” another wrote. “The real boon for Steam Deck is if PS4 or Xbox One has a version, it basically guarantees a decent Steam Deck version.”
Although the handheld features more powerful hardware than the Nintendo Switch, it remains to be seen if a Steam Deck version of Hogwarts Legacy will appear.
We’ll update this with more information as it comes to light.
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