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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...

Amnesia: The Dark Descent

By Rustybolts,
A month after the release of Amnesia: The Dark Descent, Frictional Games have released another Overview on their blog regarding it's sales, which have been better than expected. [quote] The big picture So, with one month of data to analyze, how did things go? I think it can be summed up with: Better than expected on all accounts! As of today we have sold a total of 36, 000 units (including pre-orders, but excluding boxed sales in Russia), and our goal, which would determine if we would continue or not, were 24,000...

What would you like to see on GOL?

By Liam Dawe,
As the title says what changes/additions/anything would you like to see on GamingOnLinux? No matter what it is let me know, if feasable i will look into implementing it! Looking into making a better share to buzz button since it only captures the amount of shares of the current url - it's not item specific = annoying as you can see from the buttons on news posts count all being the same! As always be sure to signup to the [url=http://www...

Castle Vox

By Rustybolts,
Castle Vox is a next generation strategy wargame. Capture all the enemy Castles to win! Myriad Maps Maps from many eras and mythologies. Play on historical, geometric, geographic, and fantasy settings. New maps get added all the time, and can be one-click installed using the built-in Map Manager...

New Game - Conquest

By Liam Dawe,
Proxy Studios has released it's first game titled Conquest! [quote] Conquest is a simultaneous turn-based online multiplayer strategy game placed in a dark and distant future. Play the role of a futuristic commander. Divide your armies and conquer the world...

Look! Tumbleweeds!

By Liam Dawe,
Well news in the Linux gaming scene is pretty slow at the moment. So...what are you all playing? Let me know in the comments! Also be sure to sign-up on the [url=http://www.gamingonlinux.info/community/]forum[/url] to chat to other linux gamers!

Rustybolts wins Amensia TDD

By Liam Dawe,
[b]Rustybolts wins Amensia TDD[/b] Congratulations to Rustybolts who won the copy of Amnesia from GOL today (a day late - apologies).

GoodOldGames.com Linux List

By Liam Dawe,
Okay so recently after finding GOG.com sells Freespace2 which has a native Linux port i did a little more digging and found that one of their users had even made a list of games that work under Linux! Some of them have native ports - Freespace2, while others work perfectly in dosbox - Master of Orion 2...

Badass vs Robot - Episodes 1-3

By Liam Dawe,
Swedish Linux developer [url=http://hovet.biz]Hovet.BIZ[/url] is proud to announce that [url=http://badassvsrobot.com]Badass vs Robot[/url] has finally been unleashed! It is a module based progressive action adventure game! [video]http://www.youtube...

Ways to grow the community?

By Liam Dawe,
[b]Ways to grow the community?[/b] Ok everyone the forum has a few nice regulars now who have stayed around so to you all Thank You. Now i would like to grow the community and don't mind spending a bit if the idea is good. So put forth any ideas you have on how to grow the forum a bit.