Best Steam Deck Games Released in the Past Week with Shogun Showdown, Smushi Come Home and Tokyo Warfare Turbo - 2023-07-16 Edition


Between 2023-07-09 and 2023-07-16 there were 98 new games validated for the Steam Deck. Here’s a quick pick of the most interesting ones:

Steam Deck Verified


Released on 10 Jun, 2023, developed by SomeHumbleOnion and published by Mooneye Studios. [Steam Store Page]

Rating: 99.5 % Positive Ratings

Genre: Adventure, Casual, Indie, RPG

About the game: Play as a tiny lil’ mushroom who’s lost in the forest and can’t find its way home. Explore unique areas freely at your own pace, chat with friendly inhabitants, and take on different adventures to get back home!


Released on 22 Feb, 2017, developed by Abigail Corfman and published by Open Sorcery Games. [Steam Store Page]

Rating: 98.6 % Positive Ratings

Genre: Adventure, Indie, RPG

About the game: BEL/S is an Elemental Firewall: a fire elemental bound with C++ code to protect a network of people and places. She can learn things, develop relationships, and even gain sapience. Or she can burn everything with fire. It’s up to you.

Steam Deck Playable


Released on 16 Aug, 2022, developed by PleasingFungus Games, self-published. [Steam Store Page]

Rating: 96.3 % Positive Ratings

Genre: Simulation

About the game: Manufactoria 2022 is a constructive puzzle game about pushing robots around. (It’s okay, they don’t complain.) Use simple parts to engineer solutions to open-ended problems, then rebuild ’em better! Take a company from your backyard to the soaring heights of success! How hard could it be?


Released on 27 Jun, 2023, developed by Roboatino and published by Goblinz Publishing, . [Steam Store Page]

Rating: 96.2 % Positive Ratings

Genre: Indie, RPG, Strategy, Early Access

About the game: Shogun Showdown is a turn-based combat game with rogue-like and deck-building elements. Position yourself and attack at the right time, upgrade your tiles and combo them to get ready to face the Shogun!


Released on 20 Jan, 2022, developed by ES4 / Eternal Sphere 4 and published by Henteko Doujin. [Steam Store Page]

Rating: 95.2 % Positive Ratings

Genre: Action, Indie

About the game: Slash through enemies with the Sun Blade, the most powerful weapon in Shmup’s history! Overwhelm hordes of enemies with flashy on-screen effects in this super-aggressive vertical scrolling shump!


Released on 18 Oct, 2019, developed by Pablo Vidaurre Sanz, self-published. [Steam Store Page]

Rating: 89 % Positive Ratings

Genre: Action, Indie, Simulation

About the game: Fast paced arcade tank battles in Japan locations