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The day after my birthday like a fashionably late present, Chasm is to launch with same-day Linux support on July 31st.

You can't link directly to comments on Steam news posts, but the developer clearly replied to a user asking about Linux support with "Win/Mac/Linux on launch!". You can't get better than that!

They also released a new teaser:

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  • Explore six massive procedurally-assembled areas from hand-crafted rooms
  • Enjoy challenging retro gameplay and authentic pixel art (384x216 native res.)
  • Battle massive bosses and discover new abilities to reach previously inaccessible areas
  • Customize your character by equipping armor, weapons, and spells
  • Linux, Mac & Windows versions with full Gamepad support

I've been personally pouring hours into Dead Cells and it's completely hooked me in, so I very much look forward to another experience like it. The teaser trailer certainly does a good job of selling it to me, that cute deadly little creature at the end was brilliant.

You can read their announcement about it here.

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Salvatos 9 Jul, 2018
Bonus points for listing Linux as the first OS in their features ^_^

Last edited by Salvatos on 9 July 2018 at 8:52 pm UTC
Liam Dawe 9 Jul, 2018
SalvatosBonus points for listing Linux as the first OS in their features ^_^
That was done by me ;)
Alm888 10 Jul, 2018
liamdaweYou can't get better than that!
Steam-exclusive? I'll pass. :(
Eike 10 Jul, 2018
Interesting entry requirements (only for Linux)...
S3TC support is NOT required

Last edited by Eike on 10 July 2018 at 7:37 am UTC
libgradev 10 Jul, 2018
QuoteI've been personally pouring hours into Dead Cells

Whenever I get a spare few minutes :D

Excellent game.
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