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EA App Alternatives for Linux

EA App is not available for Linux but there are some alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Steam, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to EA App and nine of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to EA App are itch.io, Lutris, Pegasus and Fanatical.

EA App alternatives are mainly Game Stores but may also be Game Library Managers or Movie Databases. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of EA App.
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  1. Steam icon

    Steam

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    74 alternatives to Steam 

    Steam is a digital distribution, digital rights management, multiplayer and communications platform developed by Valve Corporation. It is used to distribute a wide range of games and related media entirely over the internet, stretching from one-man independent efforts to some of...

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    1.  Achievements SupportedSteam offers the possibility of unlocking achievements through completing challenges.
    2.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    3.  Controller SupportSteam supports the use of a controller (XBOX, PlayStation, etc.).
    4.  Two-factor AuthenticationSteam supports two-factor authentication (2FA).
    5.  Dark ModeSteam supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    6.  Hardware AcceleratedSteam can use the GPU and CPU to speed up rendering, conversion, and overall performance.
    7.  Cloud savesSteam allows you to save your progress in the cloud.
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    Almost everyone thinks Steam is a great alternative to EA App.
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    In 2022 Steam is still the best gaming platform.

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    Zipping

    Good game launcher altogether and great Linux support.

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    jaydenk

    I love Steam especially now, after the Library update.

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  2. itch.io icon

    itch.io

    • Mac
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    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • Epic Games Store
    39 alternatives to itch.io 

    itch.io gives you the ability to design a page where people can download games you have uploaded. You can optionally put a minimum price on your game (which can be 0), giving people the opportunity to pay you what they think you deserve. All files and images are hosted on itch.

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    1.  DRM FreeNo Digital rights management (DRM), i.e. no copy protection.
    2.  Two-factor Authenticationitch.io supports two-factor authentication (2FA).
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    Lutris

    • Linux
    • Online
    • FLATHUB
    43 alternatives to Lutris 

    Lutris is an open source gaming platform for GNU/Linux. It allows you to gather and manage (install, configure and launch) all your games acquired from any source, in a single interface.

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  4. Pegasus icon

    Pegasus

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    • Linux
    • Android
    • Raspberry Pi
    22 alternatives to Pegasus 

    Pegasus is a graphical frontend for browsing your game library (especially retro games) and launching them from one place. It's focusing on customizability, cross platform support (including embedded devices) and high performance.

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    1.  PortablePegasus can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Fanatical

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    • Linux
    20 alternatives to Fanatical 

    Buy awesome games. Pay a fraction of the retail price!

    Every week we bring you a spectacular new Steam game bundle, saving up to 97% off the normal retail price! Hurry though, each bundle is only available for a limited time.

    We're on a mission to help gamers from all over.

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    1.  DRM FreeNo Digital rights management (DRM), i.e. no copy protection.
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    • Heroic Games Launcher icon

      Heroic Games Launcher

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      19 alternatives to Heroic Games Launcher 

      Heroic is an Open Source Game Launcher for Linux, Windows and macOS (10.15+, won't work properly on High sierra and older versions). Right now it supports launching games from the .

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      Instant Gaming

      • Mac
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      • Online
      35 alternatives to Instant Gaming 

      Instant Gaming is one of the most popular online store for downloading all types of latest games and accessing their CD key easily.

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    • Athenaeum - Arcadia icon

      Athenaeum - Arcadia

      13 alternatives to Athenaeum - Arcadia 

      Arcadia is a game launcher and manager designed as a libre replacement for Steam. Arcadia uses flatpak as its packaging system and pulls all data from flathub currently.

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    • Vapor — LÖVE Distribution Client icon

      Vapor — LÖVE Distribution Client

      • FreeOpen Source
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      • Windows
      • Linux
      42 alternatives to Vapor — LÖVE Distribution Client 

      Vapor is a client for installing video games made with the game engine LÖVE.

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      It's now offline

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