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Four nerds talk about Steam Deck, Valve, Linux and more

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I had the absolute pleasure of a very long and relaxed chat with some other Linux content creators: Nick from The Linux Experiment, Jason from Forbes / Linux For Everyone and Gardiner Bryant. Talking through various points including Linux, Valve, Steam, Steam Machines, Steam Deck and more.

First up, a short teaser clip on the Steam Machines and what happened:

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As a companion clip, there's also the complete opposite that I thought would be good to show next to this on how the Steam Deck has changed our gaming because the experience is just so different:

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Finally, you will want to grab a drink and snack for this one, as here's Jason's edit of the full thing. One key point is that Jason was recording, and doing everything directly from his Steam Deck which overall worked pretty well.

Strap yourself in, it's a bit of a ride:

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If you prefer podcast form, Jason has you covered too.

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Mohandevir Mar 10, 2022
I will absolutely listen to that! Give me an hour or so to get ready.
dpanter Mar 10, 2022
Great collab, warts and all. :)
Impressive that the Deck managed this recording, even though there are small glitches and the video drops out a bit there around 1:38:00. Looking forward to the follow up, maybe Xmas special?
Vulphere Mar 11, 2022
Awesome collabs!
Zenek90 Mar 11, 2022
Great listen!
drmoth Mar 11, 2022
Lovely community spirit...great work all round, and good insights
Matombo Mar 11, 2022
That flex on the thumbnail..
Good for you. I can wait. No I'm not crying!

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Last edited by Matombo on 19 March 2022 at 8:09 am UTC
grigi Mar 11, 2022
Many of the optimizations are specific to AMD ACO vulkan implementation.
ElamanOpiskelija Mar 11, 2022
This is your job now, Liam! You must do more podcasts!
Seriously, your input is very valuable and your podcasts have been quite rare.

Glad to see Gardiner do a little bit of re-branding. I think calling oneself "The" Linux Gamer is a little bit too much.
Numeric Mar 11, 2022
Great Video. Content was good and the personalities really worked well together!
Liam Dawe Mar 12, 2022
Quoting: ElamanOpiskelijaThis is your job now, Liam! You must do more podcasts!
Seriously, your input is very valuable and your podcasts have been quite rare.

Glad to see Gardiner do a little bit of re-branding. I think calling oneself "The" Linux Gamer is a little bit too much.
Thanks for the kind words, we have all said we would like to do it again but it won't be too often :)
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