How to install the Steam gaming client on Ubuntu (Gallery) Summary: So, ready to start playing Steam-based games on your Ubuntu system? Well, follow-along with me and away we'll go! By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols for Linux and Open Source | February 15, 2013 -- 22:35 GMT (14:35 PST) Follow @sjvn Previous | Next Image 11 of 15 So the next thing you should do is to head to the Steam Store and look for games to download and play. Topics: Ubuntu, Linux, Software, After Hours Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.