Between 2023-03-26 and 2023-04-02 there were 120 new games validated for the Steam Deck. We use a number of variables to include titles in this Best Steam Games list, such as popularity, ratings, trends and more.
The highlights in this week are Mr Saitou and Resident Evil 4 Remake that finally secured a Playable rating after the direct support from Valve with a Proton Hotfix and updated drivers for SteamOS.
Here’s a quick pick of the most interesting ones, split in Verified and Playable categories:
Steam Deck Verified
Released on 23 Mar, 2023, developed by Laura Shigihara, self-published. [Steam Store Page]
Rating: 96.4 % Positive Ratings
Genre: Adventure, Indie, RPG
About the game: A short game about an average white-collar worker who struggles to find meaning in a life full of constant overtime and isolation. After an accident lands him in the hospital, Mr. Saitou is spirited away to a strange fantasy world where an unexpected friend takes him on a life-changing adventure.
Released on 15 Mar, 2023, developed by Flannel Bear Games, self-published. [Steam Store Page]
Rating: 94.3 % Positive Ratings
Genre: Action, Early Access
About the game: All heroes got corrupted! Unlock a diverse cast of crafty professionals, use their unique skills, create your own builds and defend your home by eliminating hordes of monsters. Gather materials, rebuild your village and craft your way to the origin of this malignous curse!
Released on 10 Mar, 2023, developed by Proton Studio, self-published. [Steam Store Page]
Rating: 90.2 % Positive Ratings
Genre: Action, Casual, Indie, RPG, Early Access
About the game: Time Wasters is a space shooter bullet heaven roguelite. Equip and upgrade weapons, destroy swarms of enemies, and collect Time & Space Cubes to bend the timeline to your advantage.
Steam Deck Playable
RESIDENT EVIL 4
Released on 23 Mar, 2023, developed by CAPCOM Co., Ltd., self-published. [Steam Store Page]
Rating: 97.5 % Positive Ratings
Genre: Action, Adventure
About the game: Survival is just the beginning. Six years have passed since the biological disaster in Raccoon City. Leon S. Kennedy, one of the survivors, tracks the president’s kidnapped daughter to a secluded European village, where there is something terribly wrong with the locals.
AGENT IN DEPTH
Released on 20 Jan, 2023, developed by Naturepixel Studios and published by Next in Game. [Steam Store Page]
Rating: 96.8 % Positive Ratings
Genre: Action, Casual, Indie, Early Access
About the game: Agent in Depth is a daring action-platformer featuring fast-paced action and instant-death combat. You’ll run, jump, aim, and deflect bullets with your katana to blow up your enemies. No checkpoints, no upgrades: just pure skills. Deflect, die, learn, repeat. Be better, be faster.
CONQUEST OF THE NEW WORLD
Released on 21 Jul, 2017, developed by Quicksilver Software and published by Interplay. [Steam Store Page]
Rating: 95.5 % Positive Ratings
About the game: Interesting gameplay featuring exploration, management and combatInfinite replayability on customizable, computer-generated worldsDiscovering the uncharted during the Age of Exploration era
LOOKING UP I SEE ONLY A CEILING
Released on 9 Mar, 2023, developed by silver978, self-published. [Steam Store Page]
Rating: 94.6 % Positive Ratings
Genre: Adventure, Indie
About the game: A short psychological adventure about a stressed girl who wants to explore her ceiling.
HERO OF MANY
Released on 15 Sep, 2014, developed by Trickster Arts, self-published. [Steam Store Page]
Rating: 88.1 % Positive Ratings
Genre: Action, Adventure, Casual, Indie
About the game: Lead a swarm through battles for freedom in an atmospheric action adventure!
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