“I don’t have a stake in that race,” he continued. “Obviously, we [Valve] do most of our development on personal computers, but of the two I would definitely go with an Xbox.”
— Reddit.com/r/SeriesXbox (@RSeriesxbox) July 28, 2020
The legendary developer didn’t state any precise reasons for his opinion. Microsoft has made much of the fact that its console is, on paper, the more powerful of the two machines. You can compare what’s inside each of the next-gen consoles in our Xbox Series X vs. PS5 comparison chart.
He was appearing on the Project NZ show to discuss his recent lockdown-related stay in New Zealand, and the free event he’s putting on to thank the country for its hospitality.