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Skul: The Hero Slayer is a delightful repeatable head-swapping action rogue-lite out now

By Liam Dawe,
After being in Early Access since February 2020, SouthPAW Games have now released their head-swapping rogue-lite action platformer Skul: The Hero Slayer.

Tencent now own majority stake in Don't Starve and Oxygen Not Included creator Klei

By Liam Dawe,
More game industry news coming at you following the Team17 buying up Golf With Your Friends and YoYo Games being acquired by Opera we now have Klei Entertainment agreeing for Tencent to take a majority stake in them.

Interested in Godot Engine and games made with it? GodotCon is up on January 23

By Liam Dawe,
Tomorrow, January 23 there's going to be an online GodotCon that's going live on YouTube. This is a chance for anyone interested to learn more about the free and open source game engine Godot Engine.

Quirky comedy action-adventure Skellboy Refractured is out now

By Liam Dawe,
Skellboy Refractured, the new and fresh release from UmaikiGames is out with Linux support as an expanded version to the game that originally released for the Nintendo Switch.

Plasma 5.21 Beta is out and it's a thing of beauty, towards first-class Wayland support

By Liam Dawe,
Plasma, the desktop environment from the KDE team has a big new upgrade coming with the release of Plasma 5.21 Beta and it's looking to be a thing of beauty.

Return to Castle Monkey Ball might be the weirdest mashup ever

By Liam Dawe,
Combining elements of the Wolfenstein 3D classic first-person shooter with the rolling gameplay of Super Monkey Ball, what could go wrong? Return to Castle Monkey Ball is quite hilarious.

TUXEDO announce the InfinityBook S 15 with Intel Xe

By Liam Dawe,
If System76 aren't your preferred Linux hardware vendor we also have TUXEDO who just recently announced the TUXEDO InfinityBook S 15 powered by the latest Intel hardware.

Ballsy! World Cup 2020 is a wonderful throwback to Sensible Soccer

By Liam Dawe,
Remember the classic Sensible World of Soccer or the original Sensible Soccer? Classics from the 90s and Ballsy! World Cup 2020 is a wonderful take on it.

Sci-fi adventure taking place on an abandoned Earth, Mutropolis launching Feb 18

By Liam Dawe,
Ready for a new adventure? Set in the far future on an abandoned planet Earth, Mutropolis is now confirmed to be launching on February 18.

The Big Adventure Event is live on Steam with plenty of demos to try until Jan 25

By Liam Dawe,
Got a slow weekend ahead? Well now it might be a little busier as there's a good few developers participating in The Big Adventure Event which is now live on Steam.

System76 reveal the brand new Darter Pro with Intel Xe graphics and their open firmware

By Liam Dawe,
Looking to power up your Linux computing on the go or for around the house? System76 have refreshed the Darter Pro with a brand new build powered by the latest tech.

Kathy Rain: Director's Cut announced and will support Linux

By Liam Dawe,
Kathy Rain: Director's Cut is the upcoming expanded and improved enhancement over the original that launched in 2016 and the developer has confirmed Linux support too.

Stadia has games free to try this weekend for Stadia Pro, 'Project Hailstorm' is teased

By Liam Dawe,
More new games, free games to try out on Stadia Pro from now until the end of the weekend and some super secret projects currently in the works for Stadia.

Jumpala is an intense score-fighting highly competitive action-platformer out now

By Liam Dawe,
Jump across platforms to turn them your colour, use abilities to mess with your opponents and try to keep platforms your colour as they fall off the screen to score - Jumpala is a lot of fun.

Team17 have acquired the full rights to Golf With Your Friends

By Liam Dawe,
Seems January is the time for acquisitions! Following the news recently of YoYo Games (GameMaker Studio) being acquired by Opera, we now have Team17 buying the full rights to Golf With Your Friends ("GWYF").

Space Otter Charlie looks like a truly charming upcoming Zero-G puzzle platformer

By Liam Dawe,
Space Otter Charlie is a Zero-G platformer puzzler with cute characters and visuals, odd weapons and it looks thoroughly charming. It's due out later in this year.

Valve have multiple games in development they will announce says Gabe Newell

By Liam Dawe,
Gabe Newell of Valve Software (Steam) recently spoke to 1 NEWS in New Zealand about everything that has been going on and teased a few fun details.

Vietnam joins Civilization VI in the next DLC for the New Frontier Pass on January 28

By Liam Dawe,
Firaxis has confirmed the next DLC that forms part of the New Frontier Pass for Civilization VI will be releasing on January 28. Here's some highlights of what's to come.

Linux on the Apple M1 takes another step closer with Ubuntu working thanks to Corellium

By Liam Dawe,
ARM virtualization company Corellium has managed to get Ubuntu Linux running on the next-generation Apple M1.

Play the charming co-op construction game Unrailed! free for a few days plus big sale

By Liam Dawe,
Unrailed! from Daedalic Entertainment and Indoor Astronaut released back in September 2020 and now you have a chance to play for free to end your week.
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