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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.

GunHero, a new action platformer styled like Broforce released with Linux support

By liamdawe, 24 July 2017 at 12:14 pm UTC (12 Comments)
Today I took a look at GunHero, an action platformer with a visual style very similar to Broforce. As a huge Broforce fan I was eager to give it a run!

Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap released for Linux, tools included to mod the game too

By liamdawe, 18 July 2017 at 1:53 pm UTC (15 Comments)
Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap a remake of Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap is now officially out for Linux.

Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap will release for Linux on July 18th

By liamdawe, 12 July 2017 at 12:53 pm UTC (5 Comments)
I wrote an article recently about Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap and that Ethan Lee was working on porting it, turns out it will release this month!

Slime-san, the excellent platformer is to get a huge free update this month

By liamdawe, 7 July 2017 at 9:00 am UTC (0 Comments)
I was extremely impressed with Slime-san when I took a look and it's about to get a huge free content update, in the form of a free DLC.

Move or Die could quite easily be my new favourite game, it's absolutely nuts

By liamdawe, 5 July 2017 at 3:17 pm UTC (7 Comments)
Move or Die was sent over by Samsai during the first part of the birthday livestream today (GamingOnLinux is 8 today!) and it's quite an incredible game.

A big Yooka-Laylee patch helps some of the annoyances I had

By liamdawe, 28 June 2017 at 8:47 am UTC (7 Comments)
Yooka-Laylee has been patched and it's actually a pretty decent patch. It sounds like they've really listened to feedback.

A look at 'World of One', the creepy world-travelling puzzle platformer now on Linux

By liamdawe, 27 June 2017 at 11:06 am UTC (3 Comments)
World of One is a cleverly designed and rather creepy puzzle platformer that you should consider taking a look at.

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.
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