New Steam Games with Native Linux Clients with Barotrauma and Terraformers - 2023-03-15 Edition


Between 2023-03-08 and 2023-03-15 there were 36 New Steam games released with Native Linux clients. For reference, during the same time, there were 268 games released for Windows on Steam, so the Linux versions represent about 13.4 % of total released titles.

This week there’s a special one in the lot with Barotrauma from Daedalic Entertainment - it stands out by mixing a lot of elements from Faster Than Light, Rimworld and Dwarf Fortress to generate stories that change every time you play. It already has a huge following on Steam and will probably gain in popularity from there on. It’s claimed to be especially great when doing co-op.

Here’s a quick pick of the most interesting titles from this week (including Barotrauma):


Released on 13 Mar, 2023, developed by Cassius John-Adams, self-published. [Steam Store Page]

Genre: Action, Indie, Racing, Simulation

About the game: ‘The Fifth Element’ Meets ‘Crazy Taxi’! Deliver Zany Passengers While Dodging Mile-High Skyscrapers & Blabbermouth Pedestrians in a Fast-Paced Race Against Time.


Released on 13 Mar, 2023, developed by FakeFish, and published by Daedalic Entertainment. [Steam Store Page]

Genre: Action, Indie, Simulation, Strategy

About the game: Barotrauma is a 2D co-op submarine simulator – in space, with survival horror and RPG elements. Steer your submarine, complete missions, fight monsters, fix leaks, operate machinery, man the guns and craft items, and stay alert: danger in Barotrauma doesn’t announce itself!


Released on 10 Mar, 2023, developed by Hovgaard Games, self-published. [Steam Store Page]

Genre: Indie, Simulation, Early Access

About the game: Big Ambitions is a revolutionary role-playing business sim. Go from nothing to the biggest entrepreneur in New York by opening small businesses or slowly building huge corporations any way you like.


Released on 9 Mar, 2023, developed by NAISU, self-published. [Steam Store Page]

Genre: Action, Casual, Indie, Sports, Early Access

About the game: A chaotic, cartoon style arcade volleyball game with local multiplayer for up to 4 people. It’s designed as a party game with each level featuring different themes and mechanics.


Released on 9 Mar, 2023, developed by Asteroid Lab and published by Goblinz Publishing, . [Steam Store Page]

Genre: Strategy

About the game: Terraformers is an expansive turn-based colony builder and resource management game with roguelike elements. Explore the Red Planet, develop spectacular cities, spread life and terraform the planet with ambitious projects.

You can also check our previous entries in the series for the New Steam Games released with Native Linux clients. We have them every week: