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Seems like there's no hope for BattlEye support within Steam Play

liamdawe,
With Valve and Easy Anti-Cheat in talks to get EAC supported within Steam Play, many readers asked about BattlEye as it's another anti-cheat solution blocking games actually working with Steam Play on Linux. I now have an answer on that.

Proton 3.16-8 beta is out for Steam Play with DXVK 1.0 and game fixes

liamdawe,
Just before the weekend appears, we have the brand new Proton 3.16-8 beta available for Valve's Steam Play. This release includes some mighty fine fixes and updates.

Ethan Lee's MAGFest presentation video about Proton & Steam Play is up

liamdawe,
Ethan Lee's 'Proton Torpedo, the quest to bring every Steam game to Linux' is the title of a presentation Ethan Lee did at MAGFest 2019.

A new Steam Beta is up with Vulkan pipeline dumping and collection along with Steam Play improvements

liamdawe,
Valve just put out a new Steam Client Beta with some adjustments needed for Steam Play along with Vulkan pipeline dumping and more.

Deep Rock Galactic, a 1-4 player co-op FPS with a destructible environment works great in Steam Play

liamdawe,
For those itching to play through another FPS, you might want to take a look at Deep Rock Galactic from Ghost Ship Games.

ProtonDB released another data dump, here's a quick look over some February 2019 info

liamdawe,
ProtonDB, the rather nice ratings website where you can go and give your thoughts on games played through Steam Play put out another data dump, here's a look inside.

Something for the weekend: HITMAN 2’s first mission is now free and works great in Steam Play on Linux

liamdawe,
IO Interactive are continuing to improve HITMAN 2 and to let people have a little taste, the first mission is now entirely free. Thanks to Steam Play, it works well on Linux.

The first Steam Play update for this year is out with Proton 3.16-7 beta

liamdawe,
Valve have pushed out a Steam Play beta update with Proton 3.16-7 now available for testing. Lots of fixes!

Apparently Valve are working with Easy Anti-Cheat to get support in Steam Play (updated: yup)

liamdawe,
Treat this with a pinch of salt since we've been unable to confirm it, Valve and Easy Anti-Cheat are apparently working to get it supported with Steam Play.

Fancy working on Wine to help push Steam Play? CodeWeavers are hiring

liamdawe,
CodeWeavers, the company that supports Wine development that's working with Valve on Steam Play are looking to recruit full-time developers to push it forwards.

Looks like Easy Anti-Cheat strikes again with Steam Play, Paladins is no longer playable on Linux

liamdawe,
Just like what happened with Darwin Project only recently, it seems Paladins is no longer playable on Linux with Steam Play.

A quick run over some details from the recent ProtonDB data

liamdawe,
Every now and then, the people behind ProtonDB release data dumps from user generated reports of games tested in Steam Play. Here's a look.

Setting up a Bluetooth Controller for Linux Gaming (Part 2: Wine & Steam Play)

LordDaveTheKind,
Recently I solved an issue for setting up my Wireless (via Bluetooth) controller on Steam for Linux (distr. Ubuntu 18.10), and decided to elaborate my experience a little better, and share my results and observations with you all.

Paladins, the team-based shooter seems to work well with Steam Play

liamdawe,
For those curious about Steam Play and wanting to test it out a little, the free to play fantasy team-based shooter Paladins seems to work rather nicely.

Protontricks, a handy tool for doing various tweaks with Steam Play has been forked

liamdawe,
For those brave enough to attempt to get more Windows games to run through Steam Play, Protontricks is a handy solution and it's been forked.
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