Gaming on Linux is Not a Myth
One of the popular Linux myth is that you cannot play games on Linux. This is not true, specially in the year 2020. Linux gaming has improved a lot. There are more native games today and with Steam, you can also play many Windows-only games on Linux.
Everything You Need to Know About Linux Gaming
If you are new to Linux and curious about gaming on Linux, this article is a good starting point for you as it answers most frequently asked questions about Linux gaming.
Steam is your best bet for getting new and popular games on Linux.
With Steam, you can also play Windows-only games on Linux.
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Popular multiplayer racing game Rocket League is ending support for Linux and Mac starting March 2020. Here’s why they are doing it and what you can do about it.
Several Linux gamers have been banned by EA Sports because they chose to play Battlefield V on Linux using Wine. Read more about it.
GameHub is a free and open source software for desktop Linux that allows you to manage your games library from different platforms in one single application.
Valve’s new ACO compiler gives Linux games a performance boost for AMD GPUs. They compilation is now 45% faster resulting in in-game FPS improvement. Read more.
Open Source gaming platform Lutris now enables you to use Epic Games Store on Linux. We tried it on Ubuntu 19.04 and here’s our experience with it.
Steel Rats is a quite impressive 2.5D motorbike combat game with exciting stunts involved. It was already available for Windows on Steam – however, recently it has been made available for Linux and Mac as well.
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