Cannot play Games on Steam Ubuntu 16.04

Recently downloaded both Starbound and Life Is Strange via Steam on Ubuntu 16.04. Neither work. What happens is they "launch" - I get the preparing to launch game window - but then even though Steam says that the game is running, it isn't. The only way then to stop that process is via:

killall -9 LifeIsStrange 


killall -9 Starbound 

When I try to launch the game manually through the command line by navigating to the correct files it does the exact same thing for LifeIsStrange as it does this:

~$ .steam/steam/steamapps/common/Life\ Is\ Strange/  LifeIsStrange not launched from steam, launching steam with steam://run/319630 Running Steam on ubuntu 16.04 64-bit STEAM_RUNTIME is enabled automatically 

Which causes it to trigger as "Running" when I check the library window in Steam. However when I do this with Starbound it says that I'm missing a package but when I then go to install that package, the package doesn't exist. Edit: Clarification of that, this is the command line output:

~$ .steam/steam/steamapps/common/Starbound/linux/ ./starbound: error while loading shared libraries: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory 


Category: 16.04 Time: 2016-07-28 Views: 0
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