The home video game console market, long a triopoly controlled by Microsoft (MSFT), Sony (SNE),...

|About: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)|By:, SA News Editor

The home video game console market, long a triopoly controlled by Microsoft (MSFT), Sony (SNE), and Nintendo (NTDOY.PK), could soon witness a flurry of new entrants, at least if Valve has its way. Valve, owner of popular PC gaming service Steam, is reportedly working on the "Steam Box," a hardware/software spec that OEMs could use to build their own consoles, running the Steam service.