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14 Best Steam Games on Sale for Linux Users 🎮(December 2022)

Looking for the perfect game on Steam to play on Linux? These are some of the best ones available at a discount.

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Gaming on Linux has been evolving over the years, thanks to Steam's Proton and Wine and many other tools like Bottles, Lutris, and Heroic Game Launcher.

This means even if a game is unavailable natively on Linux, you can still play some of them thanks to Steam Play.

That's great. Now, you would need some great discounts on games to give them a try, right?

Well, you are in luck; the yearly Steam Winter Sale is live right now (until January 5, 2023), with offers on much of the catalog.

I have picked a few games for Linux systems (even if they are not officially supported) that might pique your interest.

Let's get started. 🎮

This article will be updated regularly (monthly/quarterly) when there are discounts on games.

Note: Regional pricing can differ. The prices mentioned are in US dollars.

1. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

the witcher 3 wild hunt

Steam Deck status: Verified ✔️

Follow the life of a Witcher as war rages on in the Northern Realms.

This open-world RPG game takes you deep into the conflicts between humans and non-humans.

It is set to receive a remastered release on 14th December with better visuals and various fixes, so hurry up and grab it.

It's 80% off on Steam right now at $7.99.

2. Kena: Bridge of Spirits

kena bridge of spirits

Steam Deck status: Verified ✔️

This is a story-driven, action-adventure game that follows the journey of Kena, a young Spirit Guide searching for the sacred Mountain Shrine.

This game offers fast-paced combat with exciting puzzles to solve along the way.

It's 50% off on Steam right now at $19.99.

3. Control


Steam Deck status: Verified ✔️

It is a third-person action-adventure game that promises to keep you on your toes.

You fight a 'corruptive presence' that has invaded the 'Federal Bureau of Control' using your powers.

It's 70% off on Steam right now at $11.99

4. Carrion (Native Linux)

Steam Deck status: Verified ✔️

Want to be the reason to scare others?

Then Carrion is the game for you!

It is a reverse horror game that lets you play as a creature of unknown origins, who is on the hunt, stalking and consuming those who imprisoned it.

It's 60% off on Steam right now at $7.99.

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5. Death Stranding

Steam Deck status: Verified ✔️

One of Hideo Kojima's works, this game takes you on a journey through a future where a mysterious event called the 'Death Stranding' had opened a doorway between the living and the dead.

It's 40% off on Steam right now at $23.99.

6. Stray


Steam Deck status: Verified ✔️

In this game, you take on the role of a stray cat who has been separated from its family.

Set in a Cyberpunk world filled with robots, you face various obstacles, puzzles, and adversaries along the way.

It's 20% off on Steam right now at $23.99.

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7. Ghostwire: Tokyo

Steam Deck status: Playable 🟡

Set in Tokyo, it is an open-world horror game that lets you use an array of elemental abilities to solve the mystery behind the disappearance of the people of Tokyo.

It's 60% off on Steam right now at $23.99.

8. Valheim (Native Linux)


Steam Deck status: Verified ✔️

This is an exploration, building, and survival game for up to 10 players set in a procedurally-generated world inspired by Viking culture.

It's 30% off on Steam right now at $13.99.

9. Hollow Knight

hollow knight gameplay screenshot

Steam Deck status: Verified ✔️

This classic side-scrolling action game provides you with an epic adventure through a vast ruined kingdom of insects and heroes.

It's 50% off on Steam right now at $7.49.

10. Amnesia: Rebirth (Native Linux)

Steam Deck status: Verified ✔️

This is also a first-person horror game that is not for the faint-hearted.

It takes you on a terrifying journey through the Algerian desert to uncover your character's past, Tasi Trianon.

It's 80% off on Steam right now at $5.99.

11. Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice

Steam Deck status: Verified ✔️

Take the role of a broken Celtic warrior, and embark on a haunting journey to fight for the soul of her dead lover.

It's 75% off on Steam right now at $7.49.

12. Euro Truck Simulator 2

euro truck simulator screenshot

Steam Deck status: Verified ✔️

Want to explore Europe from the comfort of your home?

Then, you can do so with this.

It lets you drive around Europe in a truck and even run a company!

The base game is 75% off on Steam right now at $4.99.

13. 7 Days To Die

Steam Deck status: Playable 🟡

It offers a unique take on an open-world zombie game.

It combines elements such as base-building and RPG to provide you with an experience you can cherish with your friends.

It's 76% off on Steam right now at $5.99.

14. Deep Rock Galactic

deep rock galactic

Steam Deck status: Playable 🟡

A 1-4 player co-op FPS game that features space Dwarves and 100% destructible environments.

What's not to like?

It's 67% off on Steam right now at $9.89.

Game Over? No, this list does not represent all the awesome games discounted on the Steam store for Linux.

You will find massive discounts on several amazing titles, such as Red Dead Redemption 2, Cyberpunk 2077, and more.

And if you like getting games at a discount, try the Humble Bundle membership. They give several PC games for free every month. Some, but not all, such games are also supported on Linux.

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💬 These are just some of my best picks I want you to try. If you have suggestions, feel free to share them in the comments box below.

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