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A look at the Penumbra Collection on Linux with Mesa in 2020

By Hamish,
The Penumbra Collection is always going to hold a special place in my heart. It pains me to see, in spite of the still excellent support that Frictional Games gives to our platform, that the state of the Penumbra Collection for a number of Linux users has become such a mess.

Desura, IndieRoyale and DailyRoyale now have new owners who plan to revive them

By Liam Dawe,
Looks like Desura is going to make a comeback sometime soon, as the new owners OnePlay have announced they have acquired it.

Desura owner Bad JuJu Games files for bankruptcy

By Hamish,
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.

Retro Platformer JumpJet Rex Now Available DRM Free From Desura

By flesk,
The old-school platformer with 16-bit graphics and chiptune music left Early Access on Steam last month, and is now also available DRM free from Desura.

Action Platformer Slinki Released On Steam, A Demo Is Available

By flesk,
Slinki is an action platformer where you control a rabbit with a prosthetic arm. The game has been available for Linux on Desura since December and was released on Steam this week. I've had a look at the game, and I'll tell you what I think of it so far.

RUNNING WITH RIFLES Tactical Shooter Exits Early Access, It’s Bloody Good Fun

By Liam Dawe,
If you have passed over RUNNING WITH RIFLES before, you shouldn’t have. The game is a real blast, and it has now left early access.

In Exilium, A Fun Looking RPG Released On Steam For Linux, Some Thoughts

By Liam Dawe,
Today we take a look at 'In Exilium' that was recently released on Steam. It’s an interesting looking and simple hack and slash RPG.

Adventure Platformer Dreaming Sarah Out Of Beta And Available DRM Free And On Steam For Linux

By flesk,
Dreaming Sarah has been available in an open Linux beta on Steam since December, but got a proper release last week. The game was made available DRM free for Linux yesterday and is currently on sale at a reduced price on Steam and

Song Of The Myrne: What Lies Beneath, A Pixel Graphic RPG Adventure Now On Steam For Linux

By Liam Dawe,
Song of the Myrne: What Lies Beneath is an interesting looking mix of adventure and RPG that has graphics similar to "Realm of the Mad God".

Tile Puzzler 'Cubot' Released On Steam, Demo Available

By flesk,
Cubot is a minimalist puzzle game that has been available since early last year on and Desura. Last week it was greenlit and the game is already available on Steam.

Lockdown Protocol, A High-score Shooter & Platformer Released Into Beta For Linux

By Liam Dawe,
Lockdown Protocol is a good looking high-score orientated action platformer that has now entered beta for Linux, and it's looking great.

Project Zomboid Releases A Massive Update, Co-op Play Returns

By Liam Dawe,
Project Zomboid is the fantastic zombie survival game that you can play in single-player, co-op, or online with other survivors. Myself and Samsai have really been getting into it, and a massive update was released.

New Desura Client Available For Linux, Open Source Again

By Liam Dawe,
Finally, Desura has a new client available for Linux. Bad Juju Games haven't officially announced it anywhere on Desura yet, but it is available to download.

Hearthlands City Builder Now On Steam For Linux

By Liam Dawe,
Hearthlands is the fantastic looking city builder in early access that we took a look at recently, and it is now on Steam.

Survival RPG 'NEO Scavenger' Officially Launched

By flesk,
The post-apocalyptic survival RPG was officially launched yesterday after nearly four years in development. A demo of the game is available and it looks good.

Laser Beam Puzzle Game 'Prelogate' Released On Steam, Demo Is Available

By flesk,
The logic puzzle game has been available DRM free from Desura since this summer. It was released on Steam yesterday and it's looking great.

Desura's Linux Client Will Finally See An Update Soon

By Liam Dawe,
Looks like Bad Juju's acquisition of Desura will pay off for us Linux gamers soon. They tweeted to let people know the Desura client updates are currently in testing!

Goofy Arena Shooter 'Square Heroes' Released For Linux

By flesk,
The light-hearted arena shooter from Australian developer Gnomic Studios released for Windows on Desura last month. Last week it was made available for Linux and user reviews so far are quite good.

Ensign-1, The Space Shooter Sim Lives Again On Steam Early Access

By Liam Dawe,
Ensign-1 was a promising looking space shooting sim from Only Human Studios which we covered a lot "back in the day", but the developer seemingly gave up on it. That doesn't seem to be the case now, and I can't wait to see what happens.

Lockdown Protocol Third Person Shooter Has A Big Awesome Update

By Liam Dawe,
Lockdown Protocol is a game we haven't covered much (sorry!), but that doesn't stop it being awesome. So awesome in fact they have recently released a big update to include split-screen support!
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