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Natural Selection 2 FPS/RTS Will Release On Linux August 30th

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Natural Selection 2 a game we have told you about a good few times is now scheduled to be released on August 30th for Linux users along side a new content update named "Reinforced".

Check out the new teaser:

ns2 developersFeatures revealed for Reinforced include the female marine, Biodome, and Linux support. Lots of other hinted but secret stuff is also going in. We can’t wait to take the wrappers off, and there aren’t many days left.

Reinforced is a big deal and like Gorgeous, it will be totally free to anyone that owns Natural Selection 2. You might have noticed a trend in updates to NS2: They are all free. This begs the question – How will Unknown Worlds keep making these updates? How can NS2 continue to be developed if Unknown Worlds can’t pay to keep Max in his coding cage? On August 30, we will answer that question.

I cannot wait for this, the game looks so good and it's constantly updated too so it's well worth the £18.99.

So 16 days to go until Linux gains a seriously good FPS/RTS hybrid game (it's mostly FPS since only 1 person your commander has the RTS options).

Who else is completely stoked for this?
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Punisher 14 August 2013 at 7:09 am UTC
Sweet! I just bought the game yesterday
abelthorne 14 August 2013 at 7:38 am UTC
Cool. And it's been in promo at -75% a few times recently (got it during the Steam summer sale). Do you know it the aug. 30 release is a beta (public? closed?) or final version?
liamdawe 14 August 2013 at 7:40 am UTC
By the sounds of it the version on 30th will be the official Linux version, not a Beta.
Orkultus 14 August 2013 at 11:17 am UTC
Cant wait. i bought this game a year ago on steam with hopes i could get it running with WINE. Glad i dont have to try to mess with that anymore!
Corben 14 August 2013 at 11:41 am UTC
Great news, was only a matter of time after their development screenshots:
http://unknownworlds.com/ns2/state-of-development-june-2013/
Lord Avallon 14 August 2013 at 2:07 pm UTC
Only one word: AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!
scaine 22 August 2013 at 9:49 pm UTC
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One week to go. Really, really looking forward to this!
liamdawe 22 August 2013 at 9:51 pm UTC
scaineOne week to go. Really, really looking forward to this!
I need to make a countdown widget for GOL to have a countdown banner for games like this in future...
scaine 22 August 2013 at 10:35 pm UTC
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Liam, dude, that would be epic. You already have a sales banner, but a countdown side bar or similar would be excellent. Is it doable?
liamdawe 26 August 2013 at 9:21 am UTC
scaineLiam, dude, that would be epic. You already have a sales banner, but a countdown side bar or similar would be excellent. Is it doable?
Oh yeah its doable I just need to get the time to do it that's all!
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