Top 12 New Games You Can Play on Linux with Proton – April 2024 Edition


We are back with our usual monthly update! Boiling Steam looks at the latest data dumps from ProtonDB to give you a quick list of new games that work (pretty much? see ratings) perfectly with Proton since they were released in March 2024 – all of them work out of the box or well enough with tweaks:

Here’s our new video showcasing all of these games one by one:

You can also watch the above video on Peertube, if you prefer.

You can find more information about each title below:

Horizon Forbidden West Complete Edition:

Horizon Forbidden West Complete Edition on Steam

Experience the epic Horizon Forbidden West™ in its entirety with bonus content and the Burning Shores expansion included. The Burning Shores add-on contains additional content for Aloy’s adventure, including new storylines, characters, and experiences in a stunning yet hazardous new area.

Expeditions: A MudRunner Game:

Expeditions: A MudRunner Game on Steam

Embark on scientific expeditions with this new off-road adventure from the creators of MudRunner and SnowRunner. Lead research missions as you drive a variety of all-terrain vehicles, using high-tech tools and managing your camp and crew to ensure your success in the wild.

Holo X Break:

Holo X Break on Steam

Fight your way through endless waves of holoX’s minions! Gear up with all sorts of equipment and items in this action packed beat-em-up to reach the 5 bosses of hololive’s "holoX", and put a stop to their plans!



Play as the New kid in South Park and join Cartman, Stan, Kyle, and Kenny, in three-dimensional glory, to celebrate the most magical day in any young child’s life - a snow day!

Sixty Four:

Sixty Four on Steam

Dive into the world of Sixty Four, where you transform simple machines into a thriving factory.

Thunder Helix:

Thunder Helix on Steam

Pilot deadly helicopter gunships, battle enemy forces and complete dangerous missions within a thrilling desert warzone!

A Difficult Game About Climbing:

A Difficult Game About Climbing on Steam

This is a difficult game about climbing.


WE ARE FOOTBALL 2024 on Steam

Welcome to WE ARE FOOTBALL 2024! Dive into the world of football like never before. Choose an existing club or start your own. Manage either men or women, lead your club to new heights, and become the next manager legend!

New Star GP:

New Star GP on Steam

New Star GP is a fast and exciting arcade motorsport game with crisp retro visuals. Play career mode and work your way through decades of racing while upgrading your car and your support team… or chase high scores in championship mode on your own or in split-screen with up to three friends!

The Mobius Machine:

The Mobius Machine on Steam

Discover a vast alien world. Fight the ferocious local fauna and killer machines. Reveal its secrets and find a way to escape. The Mobius Machine is a side-scroller action adventure, with an emphasis on free-form exploration and intense combat.

ENDER MAGNOLIA: Bloom in the Mist:

ENDER MAGNOLIA: Bloom in the Mist on Steam

Decades after the events of ENDER LILIES, Homunculi — sorrowful, artificial life forms — roam the land. In this dark fantasy Metroidvania, face formidable enemies and explore a bewitching post-apocalyptic world. Humans and Homunculi — what awaits at the end of the quest for their salvation?

The Settlers: New Allies:

The Settlers: New Allies on Steam

The Settlers®: New Allies is a strategy game with an in-depth build-up experience and real-time strategic battles.