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My Game Company 50% off Weekend

By Rustybolts,
My Game Company is having 50% percent off all games this weekend. The Adventures of Rick Rocket Defend the Earth from aliens in this action-filled, story-driven space shooter! Join Rick Rocket on an epic adventure across the galaxy as he first defends the planet and then pursues the alien fleet...

We will be featured in Ubuntu's "Full Circle Magazine"

By Liam Dawe,
[b]We will be featured in Ubuntu's "Full Circle Magazine"[/b] Hopefully thanks to this post [url="http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1605296"]http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1605296[/url] the website will be featured in the magazine -> [url="http://fullcirclemagazine...

Eschalon Book2 Secret of Fathamurk addon

By Rustybolts,
Extra free downloadable content for those that bought Eschalon book 2 will hopefully be up for download this Friday. [quote] We'll be doing a final test of 1.05 on Wednesday. Probably all 3 versions, and we will probably will make it a semi-public test (links will only be posted here on the forums, not announced to the rest of the world)...

We have been featured on...

By Liam Dawe,
[B][/B]A thank you thread to random sites linking to us. While not front page news worthy as it hasn't given us much hits and i don't speak that language -> [url=http://gnupress.wordpress.com/2010/10/21/gamingonlinux-info-merita-di-essere-visitato/]http://gnupress...

Fancy winning a copy of Gish?

By Liam Dawe,
[b]Fancy winning a copy of Gish?[/b] [url="http://www.gamingonlinux.info/news.php?view=100"][b]Fancy winning a copy of Gish?[/b][/url] [b]How to enter?[/b] Simply sign up to the [url="http://www.gamingonlinux.info"]GamingOnLinux[/url] [url="http://www.gamingonlinux...

Fancy winning a copy of Gish?

By Liam Dawe,
Okay so for the next competition we have a new prize - [url=http://www.chroniclogic.com/gish.htm]Gish![/url]. [b]How to enter?[/b] Simply sign up to the [url=http://www.gamingonlinux.info/community/]Community Forum,[/url] have at least 15 post by the 15th of november and you will be entered into the random prize draw, it's as simple as that! Also if you have ideas of other games you would like to win, then let me know in the comments or on the forum!

Welcome to Rustybolts as Global Mod!

By Liam Dawe,
[b]Welcome to Rustybolts as Global Mod![/b] Please welcome Rustybolts as the new Global Moderator at GOL Forums.

Ubuntu Software Centre - First and possibly second commercial games!

By Liam Dawe,
Well like it or not Ubuntu Software Centre is here to stay in the Ubuntu distro. With 10.10 it added supported for payed for apps and games which it has now had it's first game "Brukkon": [item]85[/item] Not excited enough? Well Vendetta Online has been working with Canonical to bring Venedetta to the store as well! [quote] For the last few months we've been working with Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu Linux, to be one of their featured products in the new Software Center being rolled out as part of the Ubuntu 10...

Forum posts now allow videos!

By Liam Dawe,
For anyone interested the [url=http://www.gamingonlinux.info/community/]community forum[/url] now allows videos from multiple different websites. Linky -> [url=http://www.gamingonlinux.info/community/viewtopic.php?f=4&p=524#p524]News Post[/url].

GOL Featured on Linux.co.uk!

By Liam Dawe,
I would like to personally thank Mark of Linux.co.uk for featuring us on [url=http://linux.co.uk/2010/10/gamingonlinux/#more-26342]Linux.co.uk[/url]. Big welcome to anyone who finds us from their article. Also if you are interesting in writing about us/to us for anything you can easily [url=http://www...

Changes to screenshots

By Liam Dawe,
[b]Changes to screenshots[/b] Can a few people please test the screenshots javascript lytebox, i removed it auto-resizing images. Can you tell me if it looks okay. It was making pictures too small even on my 24" monitor. My thinking is that if people really want to see a game then full-screen the video if available or download the demo...

0 A.D Alpha 2 released into the wild!

By Liam Dawe,
While i covered it the other day [url=http://www.gamingonlinux.info/news.php?view=93]here[/url] i didn't think it would be released so soon! [quote] New features in this release: [list] [*] Gameplay: Added fog of war; group movement and basic formations; victory conditions; health bars; hunting and fishing; population limits; repair command...

Caster Episode 2 coming this month!

By Liam Dawe,
Due to a little bug on the news submission Rustybolts sent me a PM on the [url=http://gamingonlinux.info/forum]forum[/url] to let us know that Caster Episode 2 should be here by the end of the month! [quote] The plan's to get something out by end of this month unless we have another 3D driver caused issue we have to work around...

FreeOrion 0.3 nearing the road to 0.4

By Liam Dawe,
Well after looking up a few items that come up on the random spotlight it got me thinking i needed to check how their developments are going. So i checked out [url=http://www.freeorion.org/index.php/Main_Page]FreeOrion[/url] which i have high hopes for as i used to play Master of Orion 2 when i was younger and recently got it again off [url=http://www...

0 A.D. Coming up to Alpha 2!

By Liam Dawe,
Well after checking the 0 A.D. website almost everyday since long before the first Alpha was released (I'm a bit obsessive over watching it!), it seems that Alpha 2 isn't far off now! Here are some of the goodies you can expect: [list] [*]Rotate buildings before building them...