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Proton 7.0-6 out now fixing EA App, Ubisoft Connect and games on Steam Deck / Linux

By Liam Dawe,
More weekend goodies from Valve have arrived! Proton 7.0-6 is officially out now, fixing up many bugs like with the EA App and Ubisoft Connect.

Handshakes is a free sokoban puzzler about two hands meeting

By Liam Dawe,
Sometimes a good firm handshake is what's needed and someone decided to turn that idea into a free puzzle game with Handshakes.

Prison Architect: Jungle Pack releases soon with another free update

By Liam Dawe,
Paradox continue the DLC train here with Prison Architect: Jungle Pack announced for release on February 7th along with a free update for all players.

Inspired by the classic SimTower, build up high with Property Pro

By Liam Dawe,
Property Pro is an upcoming game from SimDevs, with an aim to capture the classic feel of SimTower from the 90s.

Going to live my dream of Fifth Element flying cars in MiLE HiGH TAXi

By Liam Dawe,
Remember the classic sci-fi movie Fifth Element? I sure do and I only watched it again recently, where memories came flowing back of how I used to want those flying cars. Well, one game developer clearly loved it too and they're soon releasing MiLE HiGH TAXi.

Wine 8.1 released starting another year of Windows to Linux translation work

By Liam Dawe,
The Wine 8.1 development release is now available, starting off another year of new features landing usually bi-weekly for the Windows translation layer used in Proton.

OBS Studio 29.0.1 rolls out with many bug fixes

By Liam Dawe,
OBS Studio 29.0.1 is out now and a worthwhile upgrade for any of you doing video content on Linux, as it fixes many problems from the previous release.

Nordic Ashes: Survivors of Ragnarok is a Norse inspired horde survival rogue-lite

By Liam Dawe,
Nordic Ashes: Survivors of Ragnarok is yet another survivor game in the spirit of Vampire Survivors, except this has a Nordic theme to it and it's now on Steam with Native Linux support. It's also Steam Deck Verified.

Sports management / visual novel mash-up Roller Drama is out now

By Liam Dawe,
I don't play many visual novels (mostly a whole zero) but I do love when games sprinkle it in with other things like the sports management game Roller Drama.

Zoom Platform, a store aimed at 'Generation X' adds more Linux support

By Liam Dawe,
One I've been meaning to point out for a while now is Zoom Platform. A games store that tries to appeal to "Generation X" with both new and classic games, DRM-free and they're continuing to build up their Linux support.

Heroic Games Launcher 2.6.0 out now adding auto updates, new theme

By Liam Dawe,
Heroic Games Launcher continues advancing letting you manage your games from GOG, Epic Games and more on Linux, Steam Deck, macOS and Windows.

Dwarf Fortress made over $7 million in January

By Liam Dawe,
Something that's completely deserved of course. The Dwarf Fortress developers shared that the game made over $7,230,000 in January.

AMD reveal prices and availability for Ryzen 7000X3D CPU series

By Liam Dawe,
AMD has now revealed how much you can expect to be poorer by when picking up one of the new 7000X3D CPUs, along with release dates.

New Humble Bundle celebrates Black Creators and Characters

By Liam Dawe,
To go along with Black History Month, the folks at Humble Bundle have put up a bundle of games to celebrate Black Creators and Characters.

Big new Stable Update for Steam Deck and Desktop Steam

By Liam Dawe,
Valve has today released a major update for the Steam client on Steam Deck and for Desktop users too. Here's what's new.

These were the most popular Steam Deck games for January 2023

By Liam Dawe,
Valve has done their monthly thing, giving out a list of what was the most played games on Steam Deck through January 2023.

Ubisoft just broke their games on Linux desktop and Steam Deck

By Liam Dawe,
Third-party launchers on Steam are once again being a massive nuisance. First it was EA breaking everything on Linux and Steam Deck and now it's Ubisoft telling everyone to hold their beer.

Proton Hotfix improves Dead Space, Proton Experimental tweak for Tiny Tina's Wonderland

By Liam Dawe,
Valve has released an update to two different versions of their Windows compatibility layer for Linux desktop and Steam Deck with Proton Hotfix and Proton Experimental seeing small updates. Here's what's new.

The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past gets a reverse-engineered clone

By Liam Dawe,
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past, the 1991 classic from Nintendo has been reverse-engineered to bring it natively to more platforms.

elementary OS 7 'Horus' is out now with major AppCenter upgrades

By Liam Dawe,
elementary OS, probably one of the absolutely slickest looking Linux distributions around, has released version 7 with some major upgrades.