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Valve has released another fresh update to Proton Experimental, the opt-in version of Proton you can try that often pulls in new features and fixes. This new update landed on July 7th.

With it newly playable titles on Linux / Steam Deck include:

  • Aquarist - My First Job
  • Trove
  • Disgaea 5
  • Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare 2: Deluxe Edition

Other fixes include:

  • Fix experimental regression that made Monkey Island 2 Special Edition: LeChuck’s Revenge unplayable.
  • Fix Hardspace: Shipbreaker failing to connect to online services.
  • Fix experimental regression that made UNO unplayable.

The changelog can be seen here at any time.

Need to know how to change the Proton version used? See the below video:

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Many more Steam Deck Guides available on our dedicated YouTube Playlist.

Text guide (Steam Deck):

  • Pick a game and head to the little COG icon on the right.
  • Click Properties, then Compatibility on the left.
  • Make sure the tickbox is done, then select it from the dropdown.

On a Linux desktop:

  • Right click a game, go to Properties.
  • Compatibility on the left.
  • Make sure the tickbox is done, then select it from the dropdown.

Here's the video overview plus footage of Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare 2: Deluxe Edition running on Deck:

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