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Inspired by Settlers II, the open source Widelands has a new test build up

By Liam Dawe,
Settlers II is an absolute classic and Widelands does a pretty good job of carrying the torch. Recently, a huge new update went out in the form of a Release Candidate.

The fab retro tactical RPG 'Fates of Ort' in now on GOG

By Liam Dawe,
Fates of Ort, a retro RPG with a tactical approach to the combat and one where time only moves where you move is now available on GOG.

Narrative-heavy RPG 'Vagrus - The Riven Realms' has a free Prologue out now

By Liam Dawe,
Vagrus - The Riven Realms, an upcoming turn-based narrative exploration RPG now has a Prologue available to get a feel for if it might be your thing.

CARRION brings on the grisly reverse-horror on July 23

By Liam Dawe,
Phobia Game Studio and Devolver Digital recently announced that CARRION, a reverse-horror where you're the thing lurking in the dark will release on July 23.

Cloud Miners is an upcoming 2D co-op space mining and exploration game

By Liam Dawe,
Inspired by Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime, the upcoming Cloud Miners looks like it could be a fun blend of genres to play in some local co-op sessions.

Darkest Dungeon: The Butcher's Circus for Linux is getting really close

By Liam Dawe,
Darkest Dungeon: The Butcher's Circus, the free DLC that adds in an online PvP mode will be coming to Linux really soon going by their latest update.

WW1 top-down survival horror 'CONSCRIPT' gets a Kickstarter extension

By Liam Dawe,
Currently crowdfunding on Kickstarter, the promising looking top-down WW1 survival horror CONSCRIPT has been granted an extension to their campaign.

Tilekit looks like a great tilemap editor with auto tiling

By Liam Dawe,
Some parts of developing games can end up quite tedious like manually placing down tiles for 2D games, and it seems Tilekit might be able to help with that.

Gig economy firefighter parody 'Embr' has a new game mode

By Liam Dawe,
Embr, a game that pokes fun at the rise of the gig economy by letting anyone tackle fires adds a whole new game mode.

What have you been playing lately? It's chat time

By Liam Dawe,
Wow, the end of another week over here in the surprisingly hot and sunny UK. Perfect weather to be sat inside playing games.

NVIDIA open sourced part of NVAPI SDK to aid 'Windows emulation environments'

By Liam Dawe,
NVIDIA sneakily put out a little open source release recently, with a part of the NVAPI SDK now under the MIT license.

Wasteland 3 for Linux (and Mac) delayed, possible by end of 2020

By Liam Dawe,
inXile entertainment today put out a fresh update to go over Wasteland 3 details and they've decided to delay the Linux and Mac versions.

Open source voxel game engine Minetest has a new release

By Liam Dawe,
Inspired by Minecraft and Infiniminer, the open source and highly moddable voxel game engine Minetest has a new release available now.

Remembering an indie gem with Osmos over 10 years later

By Liam Dawe,
Ah Osmos, what an absolute gem that was back when it released for Linux in 2010. Looking back, it's one of the first set of new-wave indie games to kick-start Linux gaming.

Stadia round-up with F1 2020 out now, Celeste and El Hijo confirmed plus leaks

By Liam Dawe,
Time for another Stadia round-up, as we have a few interesting nuggets to go over for the Linux-powered game streaming service with new games coming.