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Remember I mentioned the pirate combat game Tempest could come to Linux? It's coming soon for sure now

By liamdawe, 22 March 2016 at 9:54 am UTC (5 Comments)
I'm glad this one turned out to be true, as Tempest really does look like a fun pirate combat game. They just had a big open world update too!

PAYDAY 2 now available on SteamOS & Linux, free to try for a few days

By liamdawe, 21 March 2016 at 5:45 pm UTC (83 Comments)
The co-op shooter PAYDAY 2 is now officially available on SteamOS & Linux, yet another popular game!

OpenToonz, animation software with features used by Studio Ghibli releasing this month

By liamdawe, 21 March 2016 at 5:11 pm UTC (6 Comments)
Not exactly gaming news, but could be useful for developers. Dwango has obtained the rights to the animation software Toonz used by Studio Ghibli and plan to release an open source version named OpenToonz.

Nvidia 364.12 released for Linux with official Vulkan, Mir & Wayland support

By liamdawe, 21 March 2016 at 4:40 pm UTC (29 Comments)
Well Nvidia dropped a bit of a big one today didn't they! Nvidia driver version 364.12 is now out and brings in official Vulkan support, Mir support and Wayland support.

The newest Worms game Worms W.M.D is confirmed to be coming to Linux

By liamdawe, 21 March 2016 at 4:16 pm UTC (11 Comments)
Team17 really are getting more Linux friendly, and the latest game in the Worms series title 'Worms W.M.D' will be heading to Linux at release.

Stardew Valley developer says Linux is a top priority, woohoo

By liamdawe, 21 March 2016 at 9:14 am UTC (23 Comments)
Good news for everyone wanting to play it on Linux (including me), as the developer of Stardew Valley has said Linux is a top priority.

RC Mini Racers now available on SteamOS & Linux

By liamdawe, 20 March 2016 at 7:07 pm UTC (4 Comments)
RC Mini Racers is a fast paced arcade racing game with weapons, and it has just arrived on SteamOS/Linux.

Looks like the F1 2015 Linux private beta was left open for the free weekend

By liamdawe, 20 March 2016 at 10:50 am UTC (21 Comments)
There will likely be a few embarrassed developers about this, but it looks like the private beta for the Linux port of F1 2015 has been left open during the free weekend.

See how well SteamOS can run Arma 3 against Windows in this new video

By liamdawe, 19 March 2016 at 7:57 pm UTC (29 Comments)
Disclaimer: not our video, but as usual I like to highlight videos that show how performance on SteamOS/Linux compares with Windows.

GOL SteamOS & Linux Survey results for February

By liamdawe, 19 March 2016 at 7:42 pm UTC (19 Comments)
Here are the latest results from the monthly GOL survey. Wait, you already did February? Previously we were showing the results as the month we presented results, which was wrong (last months posted was amended).

AMD release the AMD GPU-PRO Beta Driver with Vulkan support for Linux

By liamdawe, 18 March 2016 at 10:19 pm UTC (35 Comments)
AMD fans, today is your day to shine. AMD have released what they are calling " AMD Radeon™ Software AMD GPU-PRO Beta Driver, quite the mouthful.

OpenTTD 1.6.0-RC1 released, fine tuning the great open source simulation game

By liamdawe, 18 March 2016 at 9:47 pm UTC (2 Comments)
OpenTTD 1.6.0-RC1 has been released for the open source simulation game based upon the popular Microprose game "Transport Tycoon Deluxe".

Void Invaders, a colourful, chaotic and explosive arcade shoot-em-up could come to Linux

By liamdawe, 18 March 2016 at 9:38 pm UTC (0 Comments)
Void Invaders is a recent discovery of mine on Steam and it looks like the developer is planning to create a Linux version!

Square Heroes, a 2D fast-paced comical shooter adds cross-platform play with Playstation 4

By liamdawe, 18 March 2016 at 9:12 pm UTC (2 Comments)
Square Heroes is a 2D fast-paced comical action shooter that released for us last year. The developers are publishing the game on Playstation 4 and have updated the PC version to be able to play with people on the Playstation 4.

PAYDAY 2 looks like it's getting closer to a SteamOS & Linux version

By liamdawe, 18 March 2016 at 6:26 pm UTC (26 Comments)
Are you ready to rob some banks? PAYDAY 2 is showing signs that it's getting closer to a Linux release.
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