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Can I put a PC game on Steam and make it playable on Android with the same account?

So I want to put my game on Steam AND Android, where players could use the same account to play on both systems.

I made some research and there seems to be a Steam app for Android but I'm unsure if it lets you play Steam games (I can't test it myself because I don't own an Android device)

Thank you in advance.

edit: The game would be built with Android in mind obviously, but released on PC as well. I'm not trying to play a PC game on Android, I'm trying to make a game that works on both.

Product Version: UE 4.10
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asked Mar 04 '16 at 06:41 PM in Packaging & Deployment

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It is technically possible to do a lot of Steam interactions on Android, but you would need to create your own online subsystem to accomplish it, as well as hosting your own web-API to manage requests. Steam does not have a native Android interface, so your game will need to talk to a web server hosted by you, which talks to steam via steam's web api. It will be a lot of work and you still won't have a 1-1 feature set.

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answered Mar 04 '16 at 08:12 PM

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avatar image mightyenigma Sep 28 '18 at 04:57 AM

Glad I found that out from you before trying to release my game on Steam. A feature I want is for Android players to join PC host sessions. I think I'll just keep it on LAN for now.

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