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LightFish on Desura!

By liamdawe, 18 April 2012 at 7:23 pm UTC (3 Comments)
A new game just popped up on [url=http://www.desura.com/games/lightfish]Desura[/url]; [url=http://www.desura.com/games/lightfish]LightFish[/url] is a classic concept evolved into something new and exciting, with unique features and an original soundtrack...

Reminder - We have a Minecraft server

By liamdawe, 17 April 2012 at 3:41 pm UTC (15 Comments)
Just a little reminder to you all - we have a Minecraft server with some regular players and some really great stuff being made. One issue with the current world is new users spawned into open water...this has now been fixed thanks to bukkit (the modable server, so I put the spawn point on land!)...

Liberated Pixel Cup

By liamdawe, 15 April 2012 at 1:43 pm UTC (2 Comments)
[url=http://lpc.opengameart.org/]Liberated Pixel Cup[/url] is a two-part competition: make a bunch of awesome [url=http://freedomdefined.org/Definition]free culture[/url] licensed artwork, and then program a bunch of [url=http://www.gnu.org/philosophy/free-sw...

Cheese talks - Humble Bundle

By liamdawe, 14 April 2012 at 8:37 pm UTC (8 Comments)
Cheese our resident forum member talked to himself (he does that a lot..just kidding) and a couple other big names like Notch (Minecraft creator) about the Humble Bundles. Cheese is the creator of the amazing [url=http://cheesetalks.twolofbees.com/humble/]Humble Visualisations[/url] page (you should all take note of that page!) which was the starting point for his big article titled [url=http://cheesetalks...

Ensign -1 Alpha Desura Release

By Rustybolts, 10 April 2012 at 6:48 pm UTC (10 Comments)
[IMG]http://media.indiedb.com/images/games/1/16/15245/Ensign-1_005banner.png[/IMG] We are pleased to announce the availability to purchase the Alpha of Ensign-1 from us at Only Human Studios. Ensign-1 is available to purchase via Desura priced at £3.49 on Windows, Mac and Linux...

Kickstart all of the games!

By whizse, 5 April 2012 at 1:16 pm UTC (22 Comments)
Game funding on Kickstarter is alive and well. With a little help from friends we have taken a second look at some titles that could be of interest to Linux gamers. [LIST] [*]More RPG goodness! Jordan Weisman is doing a sequel to [url=http://www.kickstarter...

Trine 2 officially released for Linux

By whizse, 4 April 2012 at 2:24 pm UTC (26 Comments)
The long awaited sequel to Trine is now finally released for Linux. A lot of eager gamers already bought the game via the Humble Store and has already had access to an early release of the port, but it's now [url=http://frozenbyte.com/blog/?p=1345]released officially by Frozenbyte[/url]...

Avadon: The Black Fortress @ Gameolith

By whizse, 3 April 2012 at 7:47 pm UTC (11 Comments)
Those of you who missed out on the last Humble Android Bundle, here's a chance to grab[url=http://www.spiderwebsoftware.com/avadon/index.html] Avadon: The Black Fortress[/url] as it's exclusively [url=http://www.gameolith.com/news/2012/4/2/introducing-avadon-the-black-fortress/]released on Gameolith[/url]...

Mozilla launches BrowserQuest

By whizse, 29 March 2012 at 9:14 pm UTC (7 Comments)
Games on the web equals Flash, or at least it used to, before the advent of HTML5. Eager to showcase this, and a lot of other cross-platform web tech, Mozilla has launched [url=http://browserquest.mozilla.org/]BrowserQuest[/url]. [CENTER][IMG]http://img845...

OpenMW 0.13.0 Released

By OpenMW, 29 March 2012 at 12:05 am UTC (4 Comments)
Hot on the heels of 0.12.0, the OpenMW team is proud to announce the release of version 0.13.0! Release packages for Ubuntu are now available via our [url=https://launchpad.net/%7Eopenmw/+archive/openmw]Launchpad PPA[/url]. Release packages for other platforms are available on our [url=http://code...

Humble Bundle Home

By liamdawe, 27 March 2012 at 8:32 am UTC (5 Comments)
Looks like the folks over at Humble Bundle have [U]finally[/U] created a way for everyone to access their games in one place (something that was needed for them to come out with the [url=http://www.gamingonlinux.com/index.php?threads/humble-indie-store.708/]Humble Bundle Store[/url] really)...

The Great Jitters : Pudding Panic

By Rustybolts, 26 March 2012 at 3:52 pm UTC (1 Comments)
An interesting puzzle game has been released on Desura available for windows and linux priced at £4.99. Pudding panic sets the scene from inside a ghost train :eek: you have to get the hero from the start to the finish without being scared off the track. The graphics are nicely done on this >on rails< :) puzzle game...

Project Zomboid updates and a howto

By liamdawe, 25 March 2012 at 9:52 am UTC (9 Comments)
My favourite zombie survival game of the moment [url=http://projectzomboid.com/blog/]Project Zomboid[/url] has had multiple new releases recently. They have also now included a multi platform launcher (Java) which allows Linux and Mac gamers to easily launch and play, while still in the early stages it now works reasonably well, it downloads and updates the game for you as they push out the new releases...

Setting the record straight about Heroes of Forevia

By whizse, 23 March 2012 at 9:53 pm UTC (2 Comments)
Anthony Bertolo, lead developer for [url=http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/paybacktony/heroes-of-forevia/]Heroes of Forevia[/url] [url=http://gamingonlinux.com/index.php?threads/kickstarter-fever.805/#post-3794]dropped by the comment thread[/url] about Kickstarter games earlier to set the record straight about their intentions for a Linux port...

Wasteland 2 for Linux confirmed

By whizse, 23 March 2012 at 9:41 pm UTC (1 Comments)
The [url=http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/inxile/wasteland-2/]Kickstarter fund drive for Wasteland 2[/url] has now passed the magic $1.5 million marker which means that a Linux (and Mac) port is officially a go. Brian Fargo actually jumped the gun a and [url=https://twitter...
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