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Possess the bodies of your dead enemies in MidBoss, coming to Linux on May 25th

By liamdawe, 18 May 2017 at 8:23 am UTC (3 Comments)
I'm incredibly excited to try out MidBoss, a rogue-like where you grow tired of being a weak imp, so you decide to start killing.

NEXT JUMP: Shmup Tactics, a turn-based tactical shoot 'em up released for Linux recently, some thoughts

By liamdawe, 16 May 2017 at 12:44 pm UTC (3 Comments)
The developer of NEXT JUMP: Shmup Tactics sent in a key for us to take a look, so look I did. It's interesting, as it's a mix of a shoot 'em up with turn-based tactical battles.

Game store itch introduces developer logs built into game pages

By liamdawe, 9 May 2017 at 6:43 pm UTC (2 Comments)
I do love the itch store, so many great ideas supporting developers. They just rolled out a useful change which allows developers to have a development log on their game pages.

Enshrouded World, a Leadwerks-powered vehicular combat game has Linux support

By liamdawe, 2 May 2017 at 11:09 am UTC (11 Comments)
Enshrouded World, a vehicular combat game powered by the game engine Leadwerks has Linux support on itch.

A look at 'Meganoid', the platformer with roguelike elements from Orangepixel

By liamdawe, 25 April 2017 at 11:24 am UTC (0 Comments)
Orangepixel's latest game 'Meganoid' is a platformer with randomly generated levels. I tried it out and here's some thoughts.

Space colony building sim 'Maia' has another massive update

By liamdawe, 21 April 2017 at 6:51 pm UTC (4 Comments)
Maia is a personal favourite as a game I really love to see grow and it just got a big update. It comes with lots of new and very useful features.

Monumental Failure, the hilarious physics game adds support for 10 players and more

By liamdawe, 20 April 2017 at 11:07 am UTC (0 Comments)
Monumental Failure is a really quite amazing game! It's hilarious by yourself, with a friend, but how about 10 of you together? That's now possible.

Hyperspace Dogfights, the roguelike air combat brawler is now available on itch

By liamdawe, 7 April 2017 at 10:43 am UTC (1 Comments)
Hyperspace Dogfights, a new in-development air brawler is available on itch. The game is already quite impressive in many ways.

Meganoid, a challenging platformer with roguelike elements releases soon with Linux support

By liamdawe, 29 March 2017 at 11:20 am UTC (3 Comments)
The latest game from Orangepixel, Meganoid, will launch soon with day-1 Linux support and I have to say for a platform it looks really damn good.

The open source itch client is a little smarter on Linux now

By liamdawe, 28 March 2017 at 9:01 am UTC (14 Comments)
With the latest release of the open source itch store client, you can now stop your computer going to sleep when using a gamepad.

Space Jammers, the nuts sci-fi top-down shooter is now on Steam (updated)

By liamdawe, 23 March 2017 at 9:08 pm UTC (2 Comments)
Space Jammers, a game I covered before after being impressed by the early free demo is has continued development and has now had a rather quiet Steam release. UPDATED

Survival game 'MewnBase' has come along very nicely and now has weather systems

By liamdawe, 23 March 2017 at 8:41 pm UTC (2 Comments)
I keep a keen eye on 'MewnBase' as it's a cute and simple survival game about a space cat trying to survive on a barren planet. It's had a few big updates recently to know about.

Atomic Reconstruction, a puzzle game about fusing and splitting atoms

By liamdawe, 17 March 2017 at 10:43 am UTC (2 Comments)
Atomic Reconstruction is a simple-looking puzzle game about splitting and fusing atoms to complete each level. The Linux version launched in January, so it's likely a lot of Linux gamers missed it.

The open source itch store client has gotten smarter about 64bit and dependencies on Linux

By liamdawe, 14 March 2017 at 9:41 pm UTC (7 Comments)
Okay, so this makes me love the open source itch client even more! The client has been updated to 23.3.0 which include some pretty smart updates.

Leaving Lyndow adds Linux support to their well reviewed short adventure game, my thoughts

By liamdawe, 9 March 2017 at 12:40 pm UTC (5 Comments)
Leaving Lyndow is a short and beautiful looking adventure game that came to Linux due to 'popular demand'. The developer sent in a copy, so I played through it and here's some thoughts.
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