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Slay the Spire fuses together a roguelike with a card game, it's rather fun

By liamdawe, 18 January 2018 at 3:52 pm UTC (5 Comments)
What do you get when you throw cards at a roguelike? Slay the Spire answers that question and then some!

Depth of Extinction, a turn-based tactics roguelike with RPG elements set underwater, it's good

By liamdawe, 15 January 2018 at 11:55 am UTC (4 Comments)
Depth of Extinction is a retro-styled turn-based tactics game with RPG elements. It’s got a very interesting setting, so I took a look.

Hex: Shards of Fate, a digital card game, has unofficial Linux builds available

By BTRE, 12 January 2018 at 10:07 am UTC (6 Comments)
This rather fun trading card game has had unofficial builds that run on Linux for a little while now. I tried them out and it’s a pretty fun game, but don’t expect official support anytime soon.

Hinterhalt, a small-scale WW2 strategy game that's showing a lot of promise

By liamdawe, 10 January 2018 at 11:35 am UTC (4 Comments)
Hinterhalt, a WW2 small-scale strategy game that's currently in Early Access has Linux support and it's showing a lot of promise already.

Some early thoughts on the open-world sandbox game ‘Project 5: Sightseer’

By liamdawe, 18 December 2017 at 10:30 am UTC (6 Comments)
Project 5: Sightseer is a hard game to describe properly, but it certainly has managed to capture my attention.

Haque, a rather great glitch fantasy roguelike has released with Linux support, also something about Penguins

By liamdawe, 11 December 2017 at 12:54 pm UTC (4 Comments)
Haque looks like a rather unique roguelike with a suspiciously talkative narrator, cute monsters and a world that's falling apart.

Protect the queen in 'Empires of the Undergrowth' now in Early Access with Linux support, some thoughts

By liamdawe, 6 December 2017 at 11:26 am UTC (4 Comments)
Empires of the Undergrowth is an Ant colony management and strategy game that's now in Early Access, I took a look and here's some thoughts.

ATOM RPG is a rough, but promising Early Access post-apocalyptic RPG

By liamdawe, 4 December 2017 at 10:57 am UTC (6 Comments)
I've now spent some time with the recent Early Access release of ATOM RPG, here are my thoughts on the experience.

Star Traders: Frontiers released into Early Access, here’s a few thoughts

By BTRE, 14 November 2017 at 6:48 pm UTC (9 Comments)
This single-player experience lets players trade, fight and align themselves with various competing factions in the vastness of space. I was able to spend some time with the game and have some thoughts on its current state.

Askutron Quiz Show released into Early access, some quick thoughts

By BTRE, 13 November 2017 at 10:04 am UTC (0 Comments)
If you’ve ever wanted to appear on a quiz show or relive past pub quiz glories, Askutron Quiz Show gives you the opportunity to test your knowledge. You can play this title alone or with a group of friends.

Riskers, the game inspired by classic GTA & Hotline Miami arrives on Linux

By liamdawe, 18 October 2017 at 11:16 pm UTC (11 Comments)
Only a day after the main release, Riskers, the game inspired by classic GTA and Hotline Miami has officially released for Linux.

Turn-based tactical RPG 'Vigilantes' released in Early Access with Linux support

By liamdawe, 12 October 2017 at 2:28 pm UTC (5 Comments)
Vigilantes seems like a rather interesting turn-based tactical RPG, inspired by strategy games from the 90s.

Argentum Age is an open source collectible card game with singleplayer and multiplayer

By liamdawe, 11 October 2017 at 1:50 pm UTC (9 Comments)
This is awesome. Argentum Age is an open source collectible card game that supports both singleplayer and multiplayer.

Space Pirates And Zombies 2 on Linux is running rather well, so well it's now advertised on Steam

By liamdawe, 4 October 2017 at 12:38 pm UTC (4 Comments)
I gave in and purchased a personal copy of Space Pirates And Zombies 2 to test out the Linux beta, turns out in runs rather well. It runs so well in fact, that the developers have decided to put the SteamOS icon on the store page to show off Linux support.

Morphite, the casual and stylish FPS is now on Linux, hold off for now

By liamdawe, 25 September 2017 at 1:44 pm UTC (6 Comments)
I've been excited to try Morphite, the low poly stylized FPS that people keep comparing to No Man's Sky and now it's on Linux here's some initial thoughts.
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