Steam Deck

  • Valve is now collecting feedback from Steam Deck owners whether a game is actually “verified” or not
  • We’ve officially hit the 2,000 mark for Verified/Playable Steam Deck games
  • You can now load plugins on the Deck with PluginLoader
  • You can use EmuDeck to easily access your ROM library on the Deck
  • Need a guide on how to use Ubisoft Connect with the Steam Deck? GOL has you covered
  • Need to transfer files from your PC to your Steam Deck and vice versa? Syncthing has got you covered

Software Updates

  • DXVK 1.10.1 released with the usual set of bug fixes, video playback for certain titles, and performance improvements
  • New Portal 2 mod in the works recently got a rendering and lighting overhaul
  • Vulkan 1.3.210 released with new extensions: VK_EXT_graphics_pipeline_library and VK_EXT_primitives_generated_query
  • RetroArch 1.10.2 released with better Steam Deck compatibility
  • LDtk (level designer toolkit) – an open-source 2D level editor – version 1.1.0 released yesterday with a “Super Simple” export option, plus some other goodies
  • Proton Experimental has been updated with support for more games, and bug fixes
  • Fedora 36 has been released as a beta
  • Lutris 0.5.10 was released with Steam Deck support and a lot of other additions
  • Steam beta client received an update with a lot of Linux-related bug fixes
  • Steam Deck has received a few updates this week, particularly with keyboard improvements