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The single-player and co-op life sim / farming game Roots of Pacha has a big update out now, with it there's plenty of new content and a nice fix for Steam Deck players docking to the big screen.

For Steam Deck players and Linux Desktop, the game has been a bit problematic with controllers. That should be a little bit better with this update as they noted "Steam Deck now recognizes external controller and can work in docked mode". However, it's not fully fixed, as "there's still a known issue in the library we use that will prevent reconnection from a disconnected controller" but it's certainly better than it was.

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All the main new stuff in Roots of Pacha 1.1:

  • New Year 2 animal, the aurochs.
  • You can now sit in decorations you've placed.
  • Voda is now a romanceable character.
  • You can now break a Union and form another one.
  • A new idea with 2 new processors.
  • 13 new cutscenes with non-romanceables.
  • NPCs will now send you smoke signals when you level up their friendship.
  • 16 new dishes.
  • 10 new hats and masks.
  • 11 new furniture pieces.
  • 2 new accessories.
  • Some rebalancing.
  • Added a new tree fruit.
  • Added quality to fish.
  • Optional traps mechanic and minigame to get your own meat.
  • Optional overnight butchering animals with Grob to get your own meat.
  • Racing maps have been polished and optimized.
  • Japanese language support.
  • Cross-platform play between Steam, Nintendo Switch and PlayStation.
  • Performance improvements: load time, FPS, and memory.

Available to buy on Humble Store and Steam. It has Native Linux support and is Steam Deck Verified.

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