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Virtual Programming have released their latest Linux ports, and today we are graced with the crazy Saints Row 2 & Saints Row: The Third. They are also now on sale.

I am looking forward to seeing how they run, but as we get no keys or advanced access from Virtual Programming you guys will have to wait a bit before I can do a more in depth post on them both. I have requested keys from VP, so hopefully they will be able to provide me with some.
Update: Purchased them myself as there's now a sale on.

Their work has been impressing me lately, so hopefully it will continue the trend of great ports. Hopefully they ironed out some of the stutter from their previous Saints Row ports.

Both open world games, full of over the top action and general craziness.

Let me know in the comments how it works for you! Article taken from GamingOnLinux.com.
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RTheren 14 Apr, 2016
Saints Row 2 was stuttering like crazy if you didn't had 3.0+ GHz CPU (reason = bad port from console).

I hope it will go butter-smooth
linux_gamer 14 Apr, 2016
OMG, nice. Too bad I haven't finished Payday 2 yet.
Liam Dawe 14 Apr, 2016
Quoting: linuxgamerOMG, nice. Too bad I haven't finished Payday 2 yet.
That's not really a game you "finish" :P
linux_gamer 14 Apr, 2016
Quoting: liamdawe
Quoting: linuxgamerOMG, nice. Too bad I haven't finished Payday 2 yet.
That's not really a game you "finish" :P
I want to reach XXV-100 (Level 2500), but I'm still 2423 Levels apart! :'(
RichieEB 14 Apr, 2016
Can't wait, saints row 2 was my personal favourite.
BlackBloodRum 14 Apr, 2016
Just tried out SR3, seems to perform the same as SR4, stutter included. But it was only a quick 4 minute test.
Liam Dawe 14 Apr, 2016
They are now on sale, so I have purchased them both to cover them for you.
Saladien 14 Apr, 2016
Great news :) , thanks limadawe.
GustyGhost 14 Apr, 2016
Yesss!! I've been waiting for this. 2 and 3 are the uncontested best in the series.
mcphail 14 Apr, 2016
They stutter badly on Windows, so I'd be surprised if they run better on Linux. Looking forward to trying them on Ubuntu, though!
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