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Fancy winning a copy of Gish?

By Liam Dawe,
Okay so for the next competition we have a new prize - [url=]Gish![/url]. [b]How to enter?[/b] Simply sign up to the [url=]Community Forum,[/url] have at least 15 post by the 15th of november and you will be entered into the random prize draw, it's as simple as that! Also if you have ideas of other games you would like to win, then let me know in the comments or on the forum!

Welcome to Rustybolts as Global Mod!

By Liam Dawe,
[b]Welcome to Rustybolts as Global Mod![/b] Please welcome Rustybolts as the new Global Moderator at GOL Forums.

Ubuntu Software Centre - First and possibly second commercial games!

By Liam Dawe,
Well like it or not Ubuntu Software Centre is here to stay in the Ubuntu distro. With 10.10 it added supported for payed for apps and games which it has now had it's first game "Brukkon": [item]85[/item] Not excited enough? Well Vendetta Online has been working with Canonical to bring Venedetta to the store as well! [quote] For the last few months we've been working with Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu Linux, to be one of their featured products in the new Software Center being rolled out as part of the Ubuntu 10...

Forum posts now allow videos!

By Liam Dawe,
For anyone interested the [url=]community forum[/url] now allows videos from multiple different websites. Linky -> [url=]News Post[/url].

GOL Featured on!

By Liam Dawe,
I would like to personally thank Mark of for featuring us on [url=][/url]. Big welcome to anyone who finds us from their article. Also if you are interesting in writing about us/to us for anything you can easily [url=http://www...

Changes to screenshots

By Liam Dawe,
[b]Changes to screenshots[/b] Can a few people please test the screenshots javascript lytebox, i removed it auto-resizing images. Can you tell me if it looks okay. It was making pictures too small even on my 24" monitor. My thinking is that if people really want to see a game then full-screen the video if available or download the demo...

0 A.D Alpha 2 released into the wild!

By Liam Dawe,
While i covered it the other day [url=]here[/url] i didn't think it would be released so soon! [quote] New features in this release: [list] [*] Gameplay: Added fog of war; group movement and basic formations; victory conditions; health bars; hunting and fishing; population limits; repair command...

Caster Episode 2 coming this month!

By Liam Dawe,
Due to a little bug on the news submission Rustybolts sent me a PM on the [url=]forum[/url] to let us know that Caster Episode 2 should be here by the end of the month! [quote] The plan's to get something out by end of this month unless we have another 3D driver caused issue we have to work around...

FreeOrion 0.3 nearing the road to 0.4

By Liam Dawe,
Well after looking up a few items that come up on the random spotlight it got me thinking i needed to check how their developments are going. So i checked out [url=]FreeOrion[/url] which i have high hopes for as i used to play Master of Orion 2 when i was younger and recently got it again off [url=http://www...

0 A.D. Coming up to Alpha 2!

By Liam Dawe,
Well after checking the 0 A.D. website almost everyday since long before the first Alpha was released (I'm a bit obsessive over watching it!), it seems that Alpha 2 isn't far off now! Here are some of the goodies you can expect: [list] [*]Rotate buildings before building them...

Amnesia: The Dark Descent

By Rustybolts,
A month after the release of Amnesia: The Dark Descent, Frictional Games have released another Overview on their blog regarding it's sales, which have been better than expected. [quote] The big picture So, with one month of data to analyze, how did things go? I think it can be summed up with: Better than expected on all accounts! As of today we have sold a total of 36, 000 units (including pre-orders, but excluding boxed sales in Russia), and our goal, which would determine if we would continue or not, were 24,000...

What would you like to see on GOL?

By Liam Dawe,
As the title says what changes/additions/anything would you like to see on GamingOnLinux? No matter what it is let me know, if feasable i will look into implementing it! Looking into making a better share to buzz button since it only captures the amount of shares of the current url - it's not item specific = annoying as you can see from the buttons on news posts count all being the same! As always be sure to signup to the [url=http://www...

Castle Vox

By Rustybolts,
Castle Vox is a next generation strategy wargame. Capture all the enemy Castles to win! Myriad Maps Maps from many eras and mythologies. Play on historical, geometric, geographic, and fantasy settings. New maps get added all the time, and can be one-click installed using the built-in Map Manager...

New Game - Conquest

By Liam Dawe,
Proxy Studios has released it's first game titled Conquest! [quote] Conquest is a simultaneous turn-based online multiplayer strategy game placed in a dark and distant future. Play the role of a futuristic commander. Divide your armies and conquer the world...

Look! Tumbleweeds!

By Liam Dawe,
Well news in the Linux gaming scene is pretty slow at the moment. So...what are you all playing? Let me know in the comments! Also be sure to sign-up on the [url=]forum[/url] to chat to other linux gamers!
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