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Questioning my life choices playing 'Grab the Bottle'

By liamdawe, 29 May 2017 at 2:41 pm UTC (2 Comments)
Grab the Bottle from developer Kamina Dimension is a really weird snake-like game about some weird mutant person with an extending arm.

Some thoughts on 'World to the West', the standalone followup to Teslagrad

By liamdawe, 22 May 2017 at 11:22 am UTC (5 Comments)
I've had some time to play World to the West, a 3D follow up to Teslagrad where each character has some unique ability.

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 look at Codroids, a puzzle game with a focus on simplicity

By BTRE, 23 April 2017 at 5:29 pm UTC (5 Comments)
Moving things around to their proper position is generally the most basic of puzzle mechanics. Codroids embraces that simplicity and offers an assortment of interesting and challenging puzzles for players to solve. I gave the game a play and have some thoughts to share.

Contraption Maker, a slight oldie but a great Linux game to check out if you like your puzzles

By liamdawe, 14 April 2017 at 2:03 pm UTC (6 Comments)
Contraption Maker came to Linux with the Humble Indie Bundle 14 back in 2015. I was gifted a copy some time ago and finally found some time to play it.

First-person puzzler 'Quern - Undying Thoughts' now available on GOG with a Linux build, some thoughts

By liamdawe, 10 April 2017 at 2:17 pm UTC (12 Comments)
Quern - Undying Thoughts, a first-person puzzler inspired by the likes of Myst and Riven has been released on GOG and they have a Linux build too.

Manipulated, a short puzzle-platformer where you need some brains

By liamdawe, 5 April 2017 at 8:48 pm UTC (0 Comments)
Manipulated is a short puzzle-platformer that warns you about having to think. It's certainly not wrong.

Sumoman, the hilarious UNIGINE-powered puzzle platformer with physics is now out on Linux

By liamdawe, 28 March 2017 at 8:29 pm UTC (30 Comments)
Sumoman is a brand new and rather hilarious puzzle platformer powered by the UNIGINE engine. It released with day-1 Linux support and I took a look. There's also a video of my failures included.

Tiles, a simplistic action-puzzle game with local multiplayer is now out for Linux

By liamdawe, 28 March 2017 at 9:21 am UTC (6 Comments)
Tiles is a simple looking action-puzzle game with 90 levels of ever-increasing difficulty and it's now out for Linux.

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.

Lambs on the Road, a post-apocalyptic platformer survival game will see Linux support

By liamdawe, 8 March 2017 at 10:29 am UTC (2 Comments)
Lambs on the Road, a post-apocalyptic platformer survival game is coming to Linux and it looks pretty decent.

World of One, a fantastic looking and dark indie puzzle platformer

By liamdawe, 7 March 2017 at 11:08 am UTC (2 Comments)
The developers of World of One emailed in details about their dark puzzle platformer and it really does look interesting.

The Talos Principle has another stable build with Vulkan improvements, much better than OpenGL

By liamdawe, 2 March 2017 at 2:53 pm UTC (48 Comments)
Croteam have put out yet another stable build of The Talos Principle, which brings improvements for the Vulkan version. I did some fresh benchmarks and the difference is quite amazing.

Pictopix, a very clever logic puzzle game involving counting squares

By liamdawe, 27 February 2017 at 2:09 pm UTC (3 Comments)
I'm never very good with logic games like this, especially when I need to manually count stuff, but Pictopix is very clever.

The Inner World - The Last Wind Monk, a beautiful hand-drawn adventure & puzzle game will come to Linux

By liamdawe, 17 February 2017 at 11:13 am UTC (7 Comments)
The Inner World - The Last Wind Monk is a follow-up to the previous adventure game The Inner World, but you don't need to play the first one to enjoy it. Like the previous game, it will support Linux.
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