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The rhythmic and psychedelic platformer '140' receives a free but important update; it's also currently discounted

By SangreDeReptil, 23 June 2017 at 9:09 am UTC (6 Comments)
According to an official announcement, to celebrate the release of the game soundtrack the developers are adding a whole new level along with Trading Cards on Steam and several bug fixes and performance improvements.

Scrap Garden, a pretty simple and beautiful platformer about a lonely robot

By liamdawe, 20 June 2017 at 1:22 pm UTC (2 Comments)
Here's one from my inbox, Scrap Garden, a platformer about a lonely robot who appears to be the last remaining bot after some kind of event left the world in a post-apocalyptic state.

Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap looks like it's coming to Linux, porting work by Ethan Lee

By liamdawe, 15 June 2017 at 11:10 am UTC (8 Comments)
Looks like game porter Ethan Lee is a busy bee, as he teased out some shots of Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap running on Linux.

Riptale, an incredible satisfying & challenging 2D roguelike action game

By liamdawe, 13 June 2017 at 9:42 am UTC (3 Comments)
Riptale is a very satisfying and quite challenging 2D roguelike action game where you can pull off some sick combination moves with your trusty sword.

Another look at 'Fumiko!', the gravity-defying 3D platformer that has engrossed me

By liamdawe, 12 June 2017 at 1:46 pm UTC (2 Comments)
I was pretty harsh on Fumiko! previously, so with the latest patch I aimed to take another look at this gravity-defying 3D platformer.

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night shows off some action in a new trailer

By BTRE, 10 June 2017 at 12:48 pm UTC (18 Comments)
The destruction of a large bell, blood and a boss fight are all highlights in the E3 trailer for this action platformer.

A look at Cublast HD, a simple but interesting platformer

By BTRE, 8 June 2017 at 8:21 am UTC (1 Comments)
A port of a formerly mobile-only game, the game combines basic puzzle solving with a minimalist style and precise gameplay. I played the new HD edition and have a few thoughts to share.

Taking a trip through Hell in 'Pinstripe', an adventure game not to be missed

By liamdawe, 29 May 2017 at 9:16 pm UTC (3 Comments)
Pinstripe is an adventure game that sees you venturing through Hell to rescue your daughter. It was created by one man and it's damn impressive.

Slime-san, an incredibly fast-paced platformer that takes place inside a worm

By liamdawe, 29 May 2017 at 3:44 pm UTC (2 Comments)
A bit overdue, but today I checked out Slime-san, an incredibly fast-paced platformer with a unique visual style. Can you escape the worm?

Blasphemous is a promising looking dark and brutal non-linear platformer

By liamdawe, 25 May 2017 at 11:26 am UTC (13 Comments)
Blasphemous, a dark and brutal non-linear platformer is currently on Kickstarter and it looks pretty good. It's already funded too and it's heading to Linux.

Salt and Sanctury, an in-depth review

By scaine, 24 May 2017 at 10:44 am UTC (27 Comments)
After nearly a year of being available on Linux through porter Ethan Lee's efforts, an in-depth review of this incredible 2D action RPG.

Rise & Shine, a fantastic looking platformer combining action and puzzles has officially released for Linux

By liamdawe, 16 May 2017 at 8:21 pm UTC (5 Comments)
I know a few of you were waiting on this, the beautiful Rise & Shine is now officially available on Linux as of today.

A Story About My Uncle officially released for Linux

By musojon74, 14 May 2017 at 5:16 pm UTC (12 Comments)
Gone North Games have added Linux support to their first person platformer A Story About My Uncle, that was originally released in 2014.

Charlie Murder and The Dishwasher: Vampire Smile have been released with Linux support

By BTRE, 12 May 2017 at 5:04 pm UTC (4 Comments)
Originally console exclusives, this pair of older action titles from the developer of Salt and Sanctuary have been ported by the ever-prolific Ethan Lee. The Linux version has been launched simultaneously with all other platforms on Steam.

Forsaken Castle is a Castlevania-inspired platformer that’s being crowdfunded, has a demo available

By BTRE, 10 May 2017 at 10:59 pm UTC (8 Comments)
With it’s very unsubtle and unambiguous nods and stylistic references to both classic Castlevanias and metrodvanias, this game has tickled my fancy.
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