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VKD3D-Proton is the new official Direct3D 12 to Vulkan layer for Proton

By Liam Dawe,
While the Proton compatibility layer already has DXVK for translating DirectX 9/10/11 into Vulkan, VKD3D-Proton has become the official version for translating Direct3D 12 on top of Vulkan.

Proton GE compatibility layer has a big new release up

By Liam Dawe,
Proton GE, the community-built fork of the Proton compatibility layer for Linux has a big new release out.

Wine 5.12 is out - better RawInput and WebSocket API support

By Liam Dawe,
The Wine compatibility layer continues progressing, with the latest development release Wine 5.12 out now.

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.

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.

Wine 5.11 is out with more NTDLL work, NetIO kernel driver started

By Liam Dawe,
The Wine team have today announced another of their biweekly Wine development releases with Wine 5.11 out now.

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.

Wine 5.10 out with more WineD3D Vulkan work and anti-cheat improvements

By Liam Dawe,
Alexandre Julliard, CodeWeavers staffer and Wine hacker today announced the Wine 5.10 development release with some more exciting work.

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.

Linux Kernel patch being discussed to help Windows games run in Wine

By Liam Dawe,
A developer for Collabora, the open source consultancy firm that works with the likes of Valve has sent in a Linux Kernel patch aimed at helping Windows games run on Linux through Wine.

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.

Wine 5.9 is out with major WineD3D Vulkan work

By Liam Dawe,
Alexandre Julliard of CodeWeavers today announced the Wine 5.9 development release, which sounds quite an exciting one.

Direct3D to Vulkan gets even better with DXVK 1.7

By Liam Dawe,
Today the latest and greatest in Direct3D to Vulkan translation for the Wine (and Proton) compatibility layers has released with DXVK 1.7.

Happy hour has arrived at bar GOL with the Wine 5.8 release and it's a real corker

By Liam Dawe,
Did you miss our Wine release day puns? Well good news! I've pressed them into service and aged them to perfection so they have returned along with the Wine 5.8 release that's now available.