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Transistor comes from the developers of the hit game Bastion and promises plenty of sci-fi action. They have confirmed for sure Linux will come, we just don't know when.

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Their FAQ does state Linux will come:

QuoteWhat other platforms is Transistor coming to?
After our initial launch on PlayStation 4 and PC, we will subsequently release native Linux and Mac versions of the game.


They did confirm to a twitter follower of ours who let us know they did tweet again to confirm Linux:

@km3k We don't have an eta for Linux but fully intend to support it (as well as Mac).

— Supergiant Games (@SupergiantGames) April 10, 2014


So, we just have to wait a bit longer which is sadly something we here all too often.

About Transistor

Transistor is a sci-fi themed action RPG that invites players to wield an extraordinary weapon of unknown origin as they fight through a stunning futuristic city.

The game seamlessly integrates thoughtful strategic planning into a fast-paced action experience, melding responsive gameplay and rich atmospheric storytelling. During the course of the adventure, players will piece together the Transistor’s mysteries as they pursue its former owners.

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7 comments

Manu 11 Apr, 2014
Multiplayer? No Information about it.
GoCorinthians 11 Apr, 2014
Thanks again Valve. Hoping Transistor would come to steamOS...
AX 11 Apr, 2014
I'll buy it if(when) it will come to SteamOS
Kels 11 Apr, 2014
Not a surprise to see Transistor coming to Linux since Bastion is already there. Shame it won't be day one though.
Anonymous 11 Apr, 2014
Quoting: GoCorinthiansThanks again Valve. Hoping Transistor would come to steamOS...

Why would you thank Valve for that? If anyone is to thank here, it's Humble for getting their first game on Linux, or just the devs for choosing to support the platform...
oldrocker99 21 Apr, 2014
Does the song's lyrics comment on the action a la Bastion?
GoCorinthians 10 May, 2014
I will resist and buy only when releasing on linux...but surely cont me in
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