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Is it worth it compared to windows and steam?
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Nope, play natively on Windows instead of using an emulator for Linux. As much as I hoped how great all these people claim Linux to be it's just not at the level where it can replace Windows as a gaming OS. Wine sucked, I never got it fully working with any of the games on Steam. It either partially worked and crashed or it didn't support the game I wanted to play at all. I also used Cedega and paid the $15 or whatever they charged. It was a little bit better with support but still suffered massively from unsupported titles.

If you want to play games forget about Linux, it's Steam and Windows or nothing. I'm sure someone is going to mention Mac and Steam.
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