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Hollow Knight to add a Halloween free content update with lots of new content

By liamdawe, 18 September 2017 at 1:42 pm UTC (5 Comments)
Need more Hollow Knight? Your wish has been answered, as more free content is heading to this incredibly stylish side-scrolling action-packed platformer.

SteamWorld Dig 2 to release on Steam with Linux support on September 22nd

By liamdawe, 14 September 2017 at 7:48 pm UTC (7 Comments)
Note down September 22nd in your gaming calendars, as SteamWorld Dig 2 will officially release on Steam with Linux support.

The End Is Nigh could be on the way to Linux

By liamdawe, 10 September 2017 at 8:31 pm UTC (20 Comments)
For those that don't follow Ryan "Icculus" Gordon on Patreon, a little hint was dropped in a recent post and it could mean "The End Is Nigh" is heading to Linux.

Warlocks 2: God Slayers, a hack n’ slash metroidvania, will come out next year

By BTRE, 6 September 2017 at 6:32 pm UTC (2 Comments)
This upcoming game will feature wizards, familiars and many different types of enemies to kill. Linux is a targeted platform ahead of its release early 2018.

spaceBOUND, the clever zero-gravity puzzle-platformer now works on Linux, it's very good

By liamdawe, 1 September 2017 at 4:25 pm UTC (0 Comments)
I mentioned spaceBOUND recently, but it didn't really work. Thankfully, now it will if you use the usual Unity trick to overcome the broken fullscreen. It's a clever game too, well worth a look.

Shovel Knight: King of Cards expansion announced to release in 2018

By liamdawe, 31 August 2017 at 10:51 am UTC (3 Comments)
Shovel Knight is about to expand with the announcement of a new expansion named "Shovel Knight: King of Cards" to release next year.

SteamWorld Dig 2 to release in September with Linux support

By liamdawe, 31 August 2017 at 10:34 am UTC (9 Comments)
A press email was sent out yesterday about SteamWorld Dig 2, the good news is that Linux will be supported day-1.

Need more meat? Super Meat Boy Forever announced, will have a Linux version

By liamdawe, 30 August 2017 at 7:16 pm UTC (12 Comments)
Team Meat have announced Super Meat Boy Forever, a sequel to the original and the good news is that it will have a Linux version.

A Hole New World, a retro platformer with two worlds that's actually pretty good

By liamdawe, 26 August 2017 at 7:25 pm UTC (13 Comments)
The release of the retro pixel platformer A Hole New World went a bit unnoticed, so I took a look to see if it's worth diving in.

spaceBOUND, a brutally challenging puzzle-platformer, set in a zero-gravity environment is on Linux

By liamdawe, 17 August 2017 at 1:48 pm UTC (1 Comments)
spaceBOUND recently released on Steam in Early Access, but it needs a wee bit of work before we can see what we think. Shame, because it sounds like it's quite interesting.

Fighting for survival in ‘Sundered’, some thoughts

By liamdawe, 8 August 2017 at 12:31 pm UTC (5 Comments)
Here we take a look at ‘Sundered’, the hand­-drawn mixture of exploration, savage combat and death, lots of death.

Hollow Knight adds free content alongside update

By BTRE, 3 August 2017 at 6:53 pm UTC (4 Comments)
The beautiful hand-drawn platformer has gotten a rather sizable update today. Those intrepid explorers intent on discovering the secrets of Hallownest can look forward to new challenges and encounters.

A few thoughts on The Heart of the Earth, a challenging platformer

By BTRE, 3 August 2017 at 6:06 pm UTC (1 Comments)
This puzzle-platformer challenges players with rotating levels full of hazards. I gave the game a spin and have a few thoughts to share.

Better late than never, GOG now has the Linux version of Dust: An Elysian Tail

By liamdawe, 3 August 2017 at 12:11 pm UTC (21 Comments)
Dust: An Elysian Tail released for Linux a few years ago and now GOG finally have the Linux version available too.

Slime-san: Blackbird's Kraken is a huge free update & standalone is now available

By liamdawe, 26 July 2017 at 2:14 pm UTC (0 Comments)
Slime-san is a damn good platformer and now it's gained a huge free update with Slime-san: Blackbird's Kraken, which is also available as a standalone game.
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