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Free multiplayer horror game SCP: Secret Laboratory now has Linux support

By liamdawe, 7 March 2018 at 11:09 am UTC (5 Comments)
SCP: Secret Laboratory, a free multiplayer horror game based on SCP - Containment Breach by Undertow Games is now available on Linux.

Rise of Insanity is a psychological horror that ends up rather boring

By liamdawe, 5 March 2018 at 11:15 pm UTC (2 Comments)
I recently took a look at the psychological horror Rise of Insanity and after finishing it, I've been left rather underwhelmed.

Lovecraftian horror game 'Conarium' officially released for Linux

By liamdawe, 5 February 2018 at 7:34 pm UTC (16 Comments)
The Unreal Engine 4 powered Lovecraftian horror game 'Conarium' has today officially launched for Linux.

The latest System Shock update reconfirms Linux support, shows off more art

By liamdawe, 30 January 2018 at 10:04 pm UTC (11 Comments)
The hype is building inside me for the System Shock reboot, it certainly sounds and looks good and they continue to confirm Linux support.

PLAY WITH ME, a mixture of horror and puzzles inspired by the SAW movies should come to Linux

By liamdawe, 22 January 2018 at 9:59 am UTC (10 Comments)
The developer of PLAY WITH ME, a horror and puzzle game inspired by the SAW movies is looking to bring the game to Linux.

Layers of Fear with the Soundtrack is currently free on the Humble Store

By liamdawe, 19 December 2017 at 10:00 am UTC (11 Comments)
For those not keeping an eye on our Sales Page, you might want to know that you can currently grab Layers of Fear with the Soundtrack for free.

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.

2D horror game 'Corpse Party' is now officially available on Linux, after a short test period

By liamdawe, 5 December 2017 at 12:39 pm UTC (7 Comments)
As we reported back in early November, the developer of the 2D horror Corpse Party added a Linux version for testing. It's now officially supported on Linux.

Sci-fi horror 'SOMA' now has an easier mode to give a different experience

By liamdawe, 4 December 2017 at 9:35 am UTC (21 Comments)
SOMA, the sci-fi horror from Frictional Games now has a special 'Safe Mode' for those of you after an easier experience.

Observer is now available for Linux on GOG, patch available for Mesa users

By liamdawe, 24 November 2017 at 11:56 pm UTC (15 Comments)
If you've been holding out on the latest horror game from Bloober Team and Aspyr Media due to it being Steam only, prepare your pants as it's now on GOG.

Among the Sleep - Enhanced Edition, a free update to a great horror game

By liamdawe, 18 November 2017 at 9:39 pm UTC (2 Comments)
Among the Sleep - Enhanced Edition is one I missed due to the stress of moving, which released at the start of November.

Lovecraftian horror 'Conarium' powered by Unreal Engine is still coming to Linux, could be soon

By liamdawe, 7 November 2017 at 3:01 pm UTC (9 Comments)
Conarium looks absolutely fantastic! A chilling Lovecraftian horror with some impressive visuals and it's still coming to Linux. Seems it might be quite soon too.

Corpse Party, a story-driven adventure and horror game can now be played on Linux

By liamdawe, 6 November 2017 at 11:05 am UTC (15 Comments)
While not officially released, Corpse Party, a story-driven adventure and horror game can now be played on Linux.

Observer is a fantastic brain-hacking horror adventure, my thoughts

By liamdawe, 2 November 2017 at 2:34 pm UTC (77 Comments)
I managed to complete the brain-hacking horror game Observer in two sittings live on our Twitch, here’s some thoughts.

Playing Doom 3 on Linux in 2017

By Hamish, 31 October 2017 at 6:00 am UTC (35 Comments)
With the release of the source code to both Doom 3 and the later BFG Edition, there now exists three options for Linux users wanting to play the game. Having gone through Doom 3 again, I decided it was time for me to compare them and give my thoughts on both the game and which of the three versions are best for Linux users in 2017.
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