I have a love for Linux and FOSS but also a requirement to play certain games on my decent gaming desktop. The game I am looking forward to most is New World, which will be coming out on May 25th, 2021. I played the preview in August/September 2020 and I was impressed but waiting for crucial improvements. I joined a guild just for NW and have stuck with them.
If NW isn’t supported by Lutris or other services, I will likely dual-boot or worse, reinstall Windows. This isn’t a threat.
Is there any likelihood that Lutris will support NW as soon as it launches?
It appears that New World uses Easy Anti-Cheat. I read an article that says that Lutris does not support Easy Anti-Cheat. NW is on Steam so it’s possible that Proton will support this, but Lutris will not?
I think this article is relevant: Article on EAC and Wine/Proton
If GamingOnLinux is talking about it working on some games, Lutris should also be involved somehow, I hope.
Thanks for reading!