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Interplay updating many classic titles on Steam to add support for Linux

By Liam Dawe,
Interplay Entertainment announced today they're updating many of their classic titles to support Linux.

Building a Retro Linux Gaming Computer - Part 7: The Arena Eternal

By Hamish,
The bedrock of almost all the LAN parties played in my household, Quake III Arena also became a trusty reliable for when I felt the urge for a casual bot match. Whenever I felt the need for a fresh Linux installation, Quake III Arena always became the first game I would reinstall. This had as much to do with the game's technical achievements as my fondness for the gunplay.

Ion Fury gets a big 2.0 patch ahead of the Aftershock expansion in 2022

By Liam Dawe,
Developer Voidpoint has put up a rather big patch to fix up and improve various parts of the retro shooter Ion Fury. This 2.0 update prepares the game for the Aftershock expansion releasing later in 2022.

16-bit inspired explosive action-platformer Steel Assault is out now

By Liam Dawe,
Ready to run gun and explode some pixels? Zenovia Interactive and publisher Tribute Games have launched Steel Assault, a fresh retro inspired 16-bit 2D action platformer.

Take down a resurrected Maggie Thatcher in this upcoming Doom II campaign

By Liam Dawe,
Yes that's right, Maggie Thatcher has somehow escaped from Hell in Thatcher's Techbase, a new Doom II campaign that has been announced that will be free to grab on September 24.

Classic 1997 adventure Voodoo Kid gets a Linux release with Boxedwine

By Liam Dawe,
Originally published by Infogrames back in 1997, Voodoo Kid is a classic 1997 point and click adventure which recently saw a re-release earlier in April 2021 and now it's on Linux too.

The classic PowerSlave can now be picked up from GOG and Steam

By Liam Dawe,
Another classic shooter is getting a Nightdive revival with Powerslave Exhumed and to celebrate the original classic PowerSlave is available on GOG and Steam.

Prepare for more GZDoom goodness with the upcoming Stellar Valkyrie

By Liam Dawe,
Prepare for more retro-styled action with Stellar Valkyrie, another new GZDoom-powered first-person shooter coming to Linux. Developed by In The Keep Games it's one we missed from Realms Deep 2021.

Office Point Rescue - Out the Office is a wonderful homage to retro shooters

By Liam Dawe,
If you loved going to arcades to play shooters when you were younger, or you loved the classic console first-person shooters you should check out the new Office Point Rescue - Out the Office.

Raster Prime [REMIX] is a spacial memory sci-fi puzzle adventure out now

By Liam Dawe,
Punk Labs emailed to announce that they've released Raster Prime [REMIX], a spacial memory sci-fi puzzle adventure.

FPS adventure Hedon 2 arrives as a free update on August 30

By Liam Dawe,
Another that was announced during Realms Deep 2021 is that Hedon is getting a sequel, although it will be released as a free update for all existing players.

Building a Retro Linux Gaming Computer - Part 6: A Lone Marine Battled

By Hamish,
In the same vein as Quake: The Offering, the next game in the series got a similar treatment for Linux with Quake II: Colossus from Macmillan Digital Publishing, containing Quake II as well as it's two mission packs The Reckoning and Ground Zero.

The classic Crusader: No Remorse is ready for testing in ScummVM

By Liam Dawe,
Crusader: No Remorse, the classic sci-fi action game from 1995 is getting a new home with ScummVM and you can go ahead and test it right now.

Beyond Sunset looks like a dreamy synthpunk retro sci-fi FPS

By Liam Dawe,
Need more retro-looking FPS goodness? Beyond Sunset is a recent discovery and it sure does look good.

ScummVM adds support for Nightlong: Union City Conspiracy and The Journeyman Project 2

By Liam Dawe,
Have time to play some more classics? The latest release of ScummVM might not be out yet but they have announced some more titles will be playable.

Apogee Entertainment surprise releases Secret Agent HD, a remaster of the 90s classic

By Liam Dawe,
The 1992 classic Secret Agent has been revived with a HD remaster from Apogee Entertainment and Emberheart Games that was surprise announced and released today with Secret Agent HD.

Piepacker goes Open Beta, play retro games online with friends in a browser tab

By Liam Dawe,
Piepacker is something we previewed recently, a game streaming / cloud gaming service designed around retro games that enables you to seamlessly play online with others. It's now in Open Beta.

Wolfenstein: Enemy Territory Single-Player releases in November

By Liam Dawe,
Another revamp of a classic is on the way with the Wolfenstein: Enemy Territory Single-Player project, which has announced a release on November 19, 2021.

Retro game streaming service Piepacker is quite impressive and works well on Linux

By Liam Dawe,
We've seen numerous game streaming services now like Stadia, GeForce Now, Xbox Cloud Gaming, Amazon Luna and probably more to come. They all focus on the new and shiny but what about old games? Piepacker is going to be a hit for that.

Awesome fast-paced FPS DUSK gets a helpful update with more to come like Steam Workshop

By Liam Dawe,
David Szymanski and New Blood have updated DUSK to include some helpful UI updates, along with 40% off and there's plenty more to come for this brutal retro FPS.
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