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2D horror 'Corpse Party' is now available for Linux on GOG, some thoughts

By liamdawe, 7 December 2017 at 8:34 pm UTC (10 Comments)
GOG have now put up the recently released Linux version of Corpse Party, the 2D horror game from Team GrisGris and XSEED Games.

Desura owner Bad JuJu Games files for bankruptcy

By Hamish, 5 June 2015 at 6:57 pm UTC (22 Comments)
More bad news has emerged surrounding Desura, with its parent company Bad JuJu Games filing for bankruptcy only two weeks after it emerged that they were behind in paying developers and only seven months after it was announced that they had acquired Desura from Linden Lab.

GOG to remove archive protection from their Windows installers

By Hamish, 7 January 2015 at 11:00 pm UTC (3 Comments)
After hearing plenty of heated feedback, has now backtracked from their use of encrypted RAR files in their Windows installers, something which has raised concerns about the potential for encroaching DRM on their service as well as causing technical problems for some Linux users.

GOG's Installer Encryption Proving to be Difficult for Linux Users

By Samsai, 30 December 2014 at 10:36 am UTC (28 Comments)
GOG has begun using encrypted RAR files in their Windows installers for various games to enhance their security. This however has caused problems for some Linux users.

Do We Want Ubisoft To Support Linux?

By FutureSuture, 20 June 2014 at 6:07 pm UTC (81 Comments)
Ubisoft says that DRM can't stop piracy, then says that better DRM needs to be put into place. Ubisoft may not have a presence on Linux yet, but do we want or even need a company with such unfriendly policies toward gamers?
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