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Torrent of Impurities is a brand new single-player and co-op Quake Episode

By Liam Dawe,
Need more of the classic FPS Quake in your life? Check out the newly released Torrent of Impurities by a bunch of Finnish mappers which serves up another dose to blast through.

Building a Retro Linux Gaming Computer - Part 1: Dumpster Diving

By Hamish,
Older computing hardware is getting harder and harder to find. What would have been given away just five or ten years ago can now often only be found for inflated prices. So when I noticed an interesting looking beige box ready to be recycled at my local dump, I did not hesitate to rescue it in order to see what was inside.

Irena Genesis Metal Fury is an upcoming shoot 'em up for the Sega Mega Drive

By Liam Dawe,
Sega Mega Drive (Sega Genesis)? That's not a piece of Linux gaming hardware last I checked? No but Irena Genesis Metal Fury is a new game coming for the retro console and will provide the rom file for your favourite emulators.

Fully playable Caesar 3 open source game engine Julius has a new release

By Liam Dawe,
Another brilliant open source game engine, Julius is a fully playable replacement for the original 1998 release of the city-builder Caesar 3.

Make way for an $80 handheld that runs Ubuntu with the ODROID-Go Super

By Liam Dawe,
Looking for a little gaming on the go or perhaps something in bed? The upcoming ODROID-Go Super sounds like quite a useful little Switch-styled device.

Pulse-pounding 2D ninja action in 'Cyber Shadow' releases January 26, 2021

By Liam Dawe,
Ready for some serious action-platforming with an awesome 8-bit inspired style? Cyber Shadow has been confirmed for release on January 26, 2021.

Glitchangels is a fantastic glitchy retro-arcade shooter out now

By Liam Dawe,
Love twin-stick shooters? Need a fresh modern take on retro classics with plenty of upgrades? Glitchangels is pretty much all you need and it's fantastic.

1C Entertainment to publish sci-fi fantasy arena FPS Viscerafest - coming in 2021

By Liam Dawe,
1C Entertainment announced today that they've teamed up with Acid Man Games and Fire Plant Games as publisher for Viscerafest, their colourful retro themed sci-fi fantasy FPS.

Tristam Island is a Infocom-inspired text adventure available on over 30 platforms

By Liam Dawe,
Okay, now this is quite impressive. Tristam Island is a text adventure designed like old Infocom works and it's playable across more platforms than you might expect.

The classic Driver 2 has a new reverse engineered open source game engine

By Liam Dawe,
Any of our readers remember Driver 2? I remember spending absolutely hours driving around in this classic PlayStation game and now maybe you can relive it or experience it for the first time.

GOG has revived The Dark Heart of Uukrul from 1989

By Liam Dawe,
Originally released for the Apple II in 1989 and later MS-DOS, DRM-free store GOG.com have revived the first-person retro RPG, The Dark Heart of Uukrul, thanks to the power of DOSBox.

Check out Sonic 3 A.I.R., a fan-made remaster now available on Linux

By Liam Dawe,
As someone who grew up with early Sega consoles, the Sonic games were part of my first gaming experiences and you can relive some of it with Sonic 3 A.I.R.

Deal with the infected and rescue survivors in the retro-arcade FPS 'Affliction Rescue'

By Liam Dawe,
Miss the classic arcade first-person shooters? I know I certainly do (although without bleeding money into machines) and Affliction Rescue has a really great feel that you should check out.

Get a piece of gaming history with Crystal Caves HD now supported on Linux

By Liam Dawe,
What looks to be a HD remaster done rather well, the 1991 title Crystal Caves got remaster with Crystal Caves HD back in October and it's now supported on Linux.

Difficult retro platformer Angry Video Game Nerd I & II Deluxe out now

By Liam Dawe,
Leaning heavily into nostalgia and something of a parody, the very difficult platformer series Angry Video Game Nerd has been re-released as a enhanced Angry Video Game Nerd I & II Deluxe.

Awesome 3D emulator for the NES '3dSen PC' adds more iconic game support

By Liam Dawe,
Still can't believe my eyes as I try out games with 3dSen PC, with it converting classic NES games into 3D and it just feels like magic.

Retro 3D indie first-person shooter 'Perilous Warp' has released

By Liam Dawe,
The growing list of retro-fuelled shooters has another entry now with Perilous Warp which has released.

Block-pushing puzzler 'Akurra' gains a Linux demo that needs testing

By Liam Dawe,
Made in the spirit of the classics like Chip's Challenge, Adventure's of Lolo, Sokoban, and Zelda and following a successful Kickstarter the upcoming Akurra has a demo now.

8-bit blood-soaked Horror RPG Sunshine Manor gets a free Prologue and a Kickstarter

By Liam Dawe,
Acting as a prequel to Camp Sunshine, Fossil Games have announced the 8-bit blood-soaked Horror RPG Sunshine Manor.

Atari VCS backers on IndieGoGo might actually get their units soon

By Liam Dawe,
I almost can't believe it. The retro console Atari VCS might actually be shipping soon, as their initial production run sounds like it went well.
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