Between 2022-04-12 and 2022-04-19 there were 21 New Steam games released with Native Linux clients. For reference, during the same time, there were 190 games released for Windows on Steam, so the Linux versions represent about 11.1 % of total released titles. Here’s a quick pick of the most interesting ones:
##KILL YOUR FRIENDS
Released on 18 Apr, 2022, developed by James Robinson and published by ROBINJAM GAMES. [Steam Store Page]
Genre: Action, Indie
About the game: A frantic arena shooter for up to 6 players. Play solo, or battle your pals online. Grab a weapon, don your comically oversized hat & an absurdly mismatched outfit, and KILL YOUR FRIENDS!
Released on 15 Apr, 2022, developed by Alejandro Hernández Ferrero, self-published. [Steam Store Page]
Genre: Indie, Simulation, Strategy
About the game: Geopolitical management game with real-time shifting borders and a streamlined yet realistic gameplay, designed to minimize all burdensome chores while allowing an absolute strategic control, from military recruitment and deployment, to diplomatic and economic management.
##THE VAULTS (Free Game)
Released on 14 Apr, 2022, developed by Daniel Duarte, self-published. [Steam Store Page]
Genre: Action, Casual, Free to Play, RPG, Strategy
About the game: The Vaults is a turn-based RPG card game where you will engage with creatures and beings of other worlds, Explore powerful scrolls and weapons, find treasures, learn abilities, and upgrade your keepers to save the mysterious world of Alexandria!
##MECHANIC 8230: ESCAPE FROM ILGROT
Released on 13 Apr, 2022, developed by Nudiventra, self-published. [Steam Store Page]
Genre: Adventure, Indie
About the game: Mechanic 8230: Episode 1 is an adventure game in the point-and-click genre. Help the mechanic find his robot friend RO-2 and together unveil the secrets of the world destroyed by the Cataclysm.
##PEMSA (Free Game)
Released on 13 Apr, 2022, developed by Rexcellent Games, self-published. [Steam Store Page]
Genre: Action, Adventure, Casual, Free to Play, Indie, Racing, RPG, Strategy
About the game: pemsa is a cart runner for the famous PICO-8 fantasy console. We’ve included the classic games developed for this console, including Celeste, Slipways & Hug Arena.
Released on 13 Apr, 2022, developed by 2Dynamic Games and published by Star Drifters, . [Steam Store Page]
Genre: Action, Indie, RPG, Simulation, Strategy, Early Access
About the game: Desperate, outnumbered and with gun turrets as your only companion. Lumencraft is a top-down shooter with base-building elements. Drill through fully destructible environment to reach precious resources, and spend them on weapons and tools protecting the last bastion of humanity.
Released on 13 Apr, 2022, developed by Wirion and published by 7DOTS, . [Steam Store Page]
Genre: Casual, Indie
About the game: Deep beneath the surface of the dead Earth, the City, the last refuge of humanity, hides. Engineering genius and efforts of all mankind; a giant structure of steel, concrete, and biopolymers. It keeps the remnants of civilization one step away from total extinction.