Rare 1.9.0 ‘Magnolia Catnip’ Adds Desktop Shortcuts, Kinetic Scrolling, and Tons of Fixes

Rare 1.9.0 'Magnolia Catnip' Adds Desktop Shortcuts, Kinetic Scrolling, and Tons of Fixes
Rare, the Linux frontend for the Epic Games Store, has now reached a stable 1.9.0 release following a few release candidates. Codenamed “Magnolia Catnip,” this update contains over 50 pull requests and as a result packs quite a few new features, UI enhancements, and bug fixes. Here’s just a few of the changes: games are now run as a second process; this will keep them running should Rare close desktop shortcuts are now a thing kinetic scrolling for touch devices (Steam Deck, anyone?
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Rare (Epic Games Store Client) 1.9.0 RC 1 Released, Adds Plenty of Bug Fixes

Rare (Epic Games Store Client) 1.9.0 RC 1 Released, Adds Plenty of Bug Fixes
While Heroic Games Launcher is a great Epic Games Store client for Linux, there’s another: Rare. Unlike Heroic, Rare is written in Python and does not use Electron as its base, thus saving your computer precious RAM. Quite a few new things released in this update, including a Settings for Epic Games Overlay, plenty of UI fixes, general bug fixes and typos corrected, and plenty of other features. Changelog is as follows:
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