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There's Now 500 Games On Steam For Linux

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Published on 05 June 2014 07:20 PM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Phoronix
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It just so happens on the tenth birthday of Phoronix that 500 games are now available for Linux via SteamOS.

For my birthday two years ago was when the Steam Linux client went into public beta, last Oktoberfest is when SteamOS details became public knowledge, now on the Phoronix birthday is word of 500 games being offered for Linux via Steam!

The Steam software is up to hosting 500 Linux games with 467 single-player games, 120 multi-playergames, 81 cross-platform multi-player games, and 61 co-op games are available at the time of writing.

The current unique top sellers within Steam are Rust, Crusader Kings II Collection, Football Manager 2014, Garry's Mod, Among the Sleep, Starbound, Counter-Strike: Source, and BattleBlock Theater.

There's Now 500 Games On Steam For Linux


Here's to more Linux celebrations and milestones ahead!

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Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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