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OVIVO is a platformer with some rather unusual mechanics, it's also now on Linux

By liamdawe, 18 January 2018 at 1:44 pm UTC (4 Comments)
I've played many platformers in my time and OVIVO stands quite tall as something rather unique in a sea of games.

Remnants of Naezith, a fast-paced grappling hook precision platformer is coming to Linux

By liamdawe, 17 January 2018 at 10:18 am UTC (2 Comments)
Remnants of Naezith, a fast-paced grappling hook precision platformer is coming to Linux and it looks rather divine.

Cendric, an RPG and Platformer hybrid will launch on Linux in March

By liamdawe, 12 January 2018 at 12:14 pm UTC (4 Comments)
Cendric is an interesting discovery, a game this mixes platformer gameplay with an RPG and it will launch with Linux support in March.

ERSATZ, a fast-paced hardcore action platformer with a musical twist adds Linux support

By liamdawe, 11 January 2018 at 1:52 pm UTC (3 Comments)
Can't get enough hardcore platforming? Good news for you, as the colourful and musical ERSATZ now supports Linux.

In 'Ruggnar' you control a dwarf with a candle-hat searching for treasure

By liamdawe, 2 January 2018 at 2:33 pm UTC (2 Comments)
Ruggnar is a rather sweet looking platformer about a dwarf in a candle-hat searching for treasure and it has Linux support.

Momodora: Reverie Under the Moonlight is still coming to Linux

By liamdawe, 29 December 2017 at 4:29 pm UTC (5 Comments)
You will be forgiven if you forgot about Momodora: Reverie Under the Moonlight, the last time we wrote about it was back in 2016. Turns out it's still coming to Linux!

The End Is Nigh for Linux gamers is now out of beta on Steam

By liamdawe, 12 December 2017 at 8:02 pm UTC (5 Comments)
Did you get a little worried at the start of that headline? Fret not, as it's about the game 'The End Is Nigh' and it's now out of beta on Steam for Linux.

Bad Pad, a hard-rock comedy platformer with a lot of promise has Linux support

By liamdawe, 11 December 2017 at 2:58 pm UTC (1 Comments)
Bad Pad is a comedy platformer that's currently in Early Access that seems to have flown completely under the radar.

Incredible looking story-based action platformer 'Iconoclasts' to release next year, for Linux too

By liamdawe, 6 December 2017 at 4:33 pm UTC (13 Comments)
I only just heard about Iconoclasts, a rather incredible looking story-based action platformer and it's coming to Linux next year.

3D platformer that mixes in racing 'Polyball' has left Early Access,

By liamdawe, 2 December 2017 at 9:21 pm UTC (8 Comments)
Polyball is an interesting take on a 3D platformer that mixes in racing, inspired by games like Super Monkey Ball, Marble Madness, Trackmania, and Mario Kart. It has now left Early Access.

ICEBOX: Speedgunner is a challenging 3D platforming FPS that has Linux support

By liamdawe, 28 November 2017 at 12:29 pm UTC (1 Comments)
You're running out of time, the clock is ticking, it's time to run and gun! ICEBOX: Speedgunner is an FPS platformer that's fast-paced and challenging.

External Visions is a Metroidvania with classic NES era gameplay that's on Linux

By liamdawe, 26 November 2017 at 7:19 pm UTC (1 Comments)
In the mood for a retro-inspired Metroidvania? External Visions looks pretty damn good and it released for Linux recently.

GOG adds Linux downloads for retro titles Earthworm Jim 1 & 2

By liamdawe, 23 November 2017 at 9:44 am UTC (25 Comments)
Thanks to the magic of DOSBox, Earthworm Jim 1 & 2 are now available for Linux direct from game store GOG.

Action platformer 'GunHero' has been fixed up and it's actually quite fun

By liamdawe, 22 November 2017 at 12:00 pm UTC (0 Comments)
I previously wrote about the obviously Broforce-inspired 'GunHero' and how it was far too unstable, it seems to work rather nicely now.

Classic platformer 'Keen Dreams' lives again thanks to Nightdive Studios

By liamdawe, 21 November 2017 at 11:17 am UTC (12 Comments)
Nightdive Studios have managed to rescue classic platformer Keen Dreams from oblivion as well as getting it updated.
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