Star Swarm Stress Test

This is a benchmark of Star Swarm's Stress Test running under Steam Play (Proton) on Linux. The test profile assumes you have a Steam account and have Steam installed for the system. This automates the process of executing the game stress test.

This test will attempt to install the necessary game using your Steam account. If the test appears hung you may need to manually exit the Steam client.

To run this test with the Phoronix Test Suite, the basic command is: phoronix-test-suite benchmark star-swarm.

Use with caution this test profile is currently marked Experimental.

Test Created

11 June 2023

Test Maintainer

Michael Larabel 

Test Type


Average Install Time

1 Minute, 4 Seconds

Average Run Time

13 Minutes, 24 Seconds

Test Dependencies



5k+ Downloads

Supported Platforms

Supported Architectures

x86 + x86_64

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* Uploading of benchmark result data to is always optional (opt-in) via the Phoronix Test Suite for users wishing to share their results publicly.
** Data based on those opting to upload their test results to and users enabling the opt-in anonymous statistics reporting while running benchmarks from an Internet-connected platform.
Data updated weekly as of 6 July 2024.

Revision History

pts/star-swarm-1.0.0   [View Source]   Sun, 11 Jun 2023 15:29:16 GMT
Add Star Swarm Stress Test benchmark from Steam download but mark it experimental since it seems to deviate a lot between runs... More of a stress test than performance measurement.

Performance Metrics

This test profile is too new - it does not have enough data available on yet to provide any detailed metrics.