Steam Remote Play Together Beta Launches NOW
In this beta you can invite Steam Friends to join your local co-op/multiplayer and shared/split-screen games, with up to four players (or more if conditions are perfect) able to join in.
The better news? Only one player – the host – needs to own and install the game.
Let’s see how well this works out in the wild.
Here’s the press release.
STEAM REMOTE PLAY TOGETHER NOW IN BETA
October 21, 2019 — Steam Remote Play Together is now available in beta. With this latest feature, you can now invite Steam Friends to join your local co-op, local multiplayer, and shared/split screen games online. Up to four players, or even more in ideal conditions, can instantly join in the fun. Only the host needs to own and install the game, while additional players connect through Steam Remote Play streaming technology. For more information, please visit: https://steamcommunity.com/games/593110/announcements/detail/3032537193879549687