For those who are unaware, a while back Valve announced that they are bringing their Steam service to PSN. This means both Steam and the PSN services will operate side-by-side while you are playing your PS3 for a better gaming experience. For those of you who don’t know what Steam is, it is one of the Mac/PC’s biggest online gaming services and you will be able to soon access some steam information through your PS3 while playing this game. Valve has not confirmed all of the available features for Steam through PS3 until now though. Steam on PS3 will have the following features while you play Portal
- Cross-platform (PS3 & PC) matchmaking and gameplay.
- Access to steam friends and chat.
- Steam achievements will be awarded along with PSN trophies.
- Ability to save co-op and save game progress to Steam Cloud.
- You can access to Steam overlay to send messages, view friends, etc…