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Wine (so Proton eventually) takes another step towards Easy Anti-Cheat working

By Liam Dawe,
Recently we highlighted the ongoing unofficial work to get Easy Anti-Cheat working in Wine (so Steam Play Proton then too) and it appears another major step has been achieved.

With EA back on Steam, you can play Titanfall 2 on Linux with Steam Play

By Liam Dawe,
Now that EA have decided to cosy up with Valve once again, their games have been pouring onto Steam and that means certain games like Titanfall 2 are easy to get going on Linux.

An update on Easy Anti-Cheat support for Wine and Proton

By Liam Dawe,
Currently, the Wine and Proton compatibility layers for Linux don't work with Easy Anti-Cheat and we have something of an update on the status for you.

Linux Kernel patch sent in for comments to help gaming

By Liam Dawe,
Collabora have sent in a fresh patch for discussion to the Linux Kernel list to help Linux gaming, acting as a follow-up to their previous attempt.

There's now a Proton build for running Red Dead Redemption 2 on Linux

By Liam Dawe,
Currently with the Steam Play Proton Linux compatibility layer, Red Dead Redemption 2 isn't playable but a new testing build provided by a CodeWeavers developer sounds promising.

Steam Play Proton 5.0-8 has released (update: 5.0-9 too)

By Liam Dawe,
After a public testing period of only a few days, Valve has already pushed out Steam Play Proton 5.0-8 pulling in plenty of upgrades and fixes for the compatibility layer.

Steam Play Proton 5.0-8 has a Release Candidate up for testing

By Liam Dawe,
Today, CodeWeavers developer Andrew Eikum put up a first Release Candidate for Steam Play Proton 5.0-8.

Path of Exile adds a Vulkan Beta, another step closer to Linux support

By Liam Dawe,
Path of Exile, the free to play online action RPG just recently released a huge update that adds in a Beta version of their new Vulkan API rendering system.

Denuvo Anti-Cheat to support Steam Play Proton, being removed from DOOM Eternal

By Liam Dawe,
Some really good news for PC gamers everywhere, as it seems one small battle against invasive anti-cheat has been won.

Beautiful puzzle game Lumote plans to support Linux through Proton

By Liam Dawe,
Released back in February, Lumote is an incredibly vibrant and quite beautiful looking puzzle game and it seems Luminawesome Games plan to support Linux with Steam Play Proton.

Deep Rock Galactic leaves Early Access, works well with Steam Play on Linux

By Liam Dawe,
Deep Rock Galactic from Ghost Ship Games has now left Early Access and thankfully it continues working very well on Linux when played with the Proton compatibility layer for Steam Play.

Halo 2: Anniversary on Linux with Steam Play Proton, single-player works well

By Liam Dawe,
Halo 2 is out on Steam now and much like Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary and Halo: Reach, the single-player works nicely on Linux thanks to the Proton compatibility layer for Steam Play.

Steam Play Proton 5.0-7 is officially out - Street Fighter V and more now playable on Linux

By Liam Dawe,
Valve and CodeWeavers have released the latest version of the Proton compatibility layer for Steam Play today.

Streets of Rage 4 to be playable on Linux at release with Steam Play Proton

By Liam Dawe,
Streets of Rage 4 is a classic beat 'em up series revived thanks to Dotemu, Guard Crush Games and Lizardcube that releases today. It's also going to be playable on Linux.

Steam Play Proton 5.0-7 up for testing with a Release Candidate - Street Fighter V playable

By Liam Dawe,
Valve and CodeWeavers continuing the long task of improving the Proton compatibility layer (based on Wine) for Steam Play, and today a new Release Candidate went up for some testing.