What games can the Steam Deck not play?
The Steam Deck certainly has its limits.
Quick Answer: There are hundreds of games (if not more) that the
But the device is technically a full-blow computer in your hands, and you can download Windows, unlocking tons of games you can play outside the Steam library.
With Windows as your operating system,
So, what games don’t work on
Short answer: There are hundreds of games that won’t work on the
Unfortunately, there are hundreds of games that aren’t going to work on the
So, some of today’s most graphically demanding titles may struggle to run effectively on the
However, if you download Windows on the
On the other hand, the Linux operating system limited the
But there are tons of games on Steam that don’t cooperate well with Linux.
Valve provides a tool to help identify games that work
To help identify which Steam games work with the original
Check out that link if you have questions about a Steam game on
So to answer the question, there are hundreds, maybe even thousands, of games that don’t work and likely won’t ever work on the
But there are still thousands more that you can play from a handheld device for the first time, thanks to Valve’s latest creation.
NOTE: SteamDeckHQ, in a tweet to KnowTechie, points out: “….be wary of the verification system for
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