Discover the ultimate guide to setting up Steam & Proton on Arch Linux. Play any Windows game flawlessly with our step-by-step instructions.
Linux makes gaming history - as of July 2023, it outranked macOS for the first time as the preferred gaming OS on Valve's Steam platform.
Arch Linux surpassed Ubuntu 20.04 as the leading Linux distribution on the Steam game market in May.
The trend appears to be continuing, with the October numbers up from Valve which show Steam usage on Linux is now at 1.13%.
According to the Steam Survey, this is the first time that the tracker has shown above an 1% Linux share since at least September 2018.
Valve and AMD are working together to develop a better CPU performance scaling driver for Linux, targeting the Steam Deck gaming console.
Valve is getting into the handheld gaming business - some of the latest AMD architecture power Steam Deck for top-notch AAA gaming action.
Valve continue to polish the Steam Client and a new version has been released. On the Linux side, there are several changes and fixes.
Valve is significantly expanding your ability to share games at home and with your friends for free using Steam Link app.
Proton is a compatibility layer that allows games designed for Windows to run in Linux.