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Geneshift Battle Royale adds daily survival runs, free to keep giveaway soon

By Liam Dawe,
Geneshift, an indie game that's had many faces over the years and now mostly settled into a Battle Royale as the main part has gained a single-player daily survival run.

Factorio to release early in August to avoid Cyberpunk 2077

By Liam Dawe,
Factorio, that magnificent indie game about building sprawling conveyor belts and production chains is going to release sooner than originally expected.

Linux Kernel patch being discussed to help Windows games run in Wine

By Liam Dawe,
A developer for Collabora, the open source consultancy firm that works with the likes of Valve has sent in a Linux Kernel patch aimed at helping Windows games run on Linux through Wine.

SteamOS-like Linux distribution GamerOS has a new release up

By Liam Dawe,
GamerOS, a Linux distribution based originally on Arch with a firm focus on an out of the box experience for gaming on your couch (much like Valve's original idea with SteamOS) has a new release.

Valve continues to improve Linux Vulkan Shader Pre-Caching

By Liam Dawe,
Recently we wrote about a new feature for Linux in the Steam Client Beta, where Steam can now sort out Vulkan shaders before running a game. With the latest build, it gets better.

Monado OpenXR runtime for Linux 0.2 out, continues advancing VR

By Liam Dawe,
Collabora have today announced the release of Monado 0.2, their open source OpenXR (VR / AR) runtime for Linux.

The latest RimWorld update opens up more possible paths

By Liam Dawe,
RimWorld was already a deep game, with so much on offer it's easy to get completely sucked into it and now that's going to be even more possible.

Akurra to support Linux without a stretch-goal on Kickstarter

By Liam Dawe,
Game developer Jason Newman who is currently crowdfunding Akurra, mentioned here on GOL recently, has decided they no longer need a stretch-goal for Linux support.

Space Grunts 2 is a roguelike with card-based combat out now

By Liam Dawe,
Merging together elements of a card-based deckbuilder with a traditional turn-based roguelike, Space Grunts 2 from Orangepixel has now left Early Access.

Raspberry Pi 4 goes 8GB, plus new 64bit OS

By Liam Dawe,
The highly versatile Raspberry Pi 4 now has a new 8GB model and their official Debian-based operating system has a new 64bit version for you to play with.

Godot Engine editor running in a web browser is now a thing

By Liam Dawe,
Godot Engine just keeps on advancing in new and interesting ways. This free and open source game engine can now be run in a web browser - yes really.

Spacebase Startopia confirmed for launch on October 23

By Liam Dawe,
Realmforge Studios and Kalypso Media have announced that Spacebase Startopia will be launching on October 23.

Path of Exile adds a Vulkan Beta, another step closer to Linux support

By Liam Dawe,
Path of Exile, the free to play online action RPG just recently released a huge update that adds in a Beta version of their new Vulkan API rendering system.

Warhammer 40,000: Gladius gets a new DLC, major update and Steam Workshop

By Liam Dawe,
Proxy Studios and Slitherine continue supporting Warhammer 40,000: Gladius, with some major news dropping yesterday. They also moved to the Vulkan API last year and we totally missed that.

Historically-accurate WWII adventure Attentat 1942 looking at Linux builds

By Liam Dawe,
Attentat 1942, a historically-accurate adventure about World War 2 from developer Charles Games has recently switched to the Unity game engine and is looking into Linux support.