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Alienware X51 deploying with Ubuntu!

By Sabun, 5 April 2013 at 6:19 pm UTC (7 Comments)
It's the Alienware X51. No doubt it will come to many as a shock, as it did to myself. It would seem Dell wants to get serious with Linux gamers, and more specifically with Ubuntu gamers. This is great news!

Humans Must Answer Will Probably have a Linux Version

By Ganoo, 5 April 2013 at 6:09 pm UTC (1 Comments)
The Developers of Humans Must answer just posted another update explaining their current Linux situation!

Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast and Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy Source Code Released

By Hamish, 4 April 2013 at 8:33 pm UTC (11 Comments)
Raven Software has released the source code to Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast and Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy under the GNU General Public License. [youtube]knShHXJESa4[/youtube]

Valve's GDC slides on porting Source to Linux!

By liamdawe, 4 April 2013 at 5:08 pm UTC (10 Comments)
This is quite interesting, here we have the slides from Valve's GDC talk on porting over to Linux. It makes for an interesting read and lays it out very simply for the non techies.

Black Annex action strategy game announced and heading to Linux!

By liamdawe, 3 April 2013 at 8:29 pm UTC (3 Comments)
Black Annex is an action strategy game where the player operates the hands-on business of corporate sabotage and infiltration. Manage company resources, customise and outfit your agents before deploying them to steal, destroy, kidnap and kill as the mission and your own choices dictate.

Win a copy of Red Orchestra, we have two copies to give away!

By liamdawe, 3 April 2013 at 2:04 pm UTC (11 Comments)
So how do you fancy your chances of winning a Steam key for Red Orchestra the First Person Shooter? We have two keys to give away, details inside!

Natural Selection 2 should still be coming to Linux after all!

By liamdawe, 2 April 2013 at 8:53 pm UTC (4 Comments)
After the recent reddit post to state the original Half-Life mod Natural Selection is coming to Linux, I decided to poke to developers of [url=http://www.naturalselection2.com/]Natural Selection 2[/url] for details of a Linux version!

The Humble Weekly Sale featuring Tripwire

By n30p1r4t3, 2 April 2013 at 6:49 pm UTC (31 Comments)
A new Humble Weekly sale, this time it's a bit better since two out of three of the games are on Linux and the third may come in the future! [youtube]v8O4NlOUdsY[/youtube]

Donate and Download Orange Pixels "Heroes of Loot" rogue-like

By Rustybolts, 2 April 2013 at 6:14 pm UTC (0 Comments)
If you are old enough to remember back to 1985, four of your mates huddled around a single keyboard playing a game called Gauntlet. You could play as a team or if you would rather, be a sod and steal the health pickups even though you didn't need them, and your mate was about to die...errm not that I did *Ahem!*. You may be pleased to hear that Orange Pixel is working on a game who's roots are very similar to the former called Heroes of Loot. [youtube]DdWK4yo5Tlc[/youtube]

FLARE open source rpg/engine unleashes 0.18!

By liamdawe, 2 April 2013 at 4:00 pm UTC (3 Comments)
FLARE the increasingly awesome open source RPG Engine and Game of the same name has released version 0.18! The quality of this is just insane.

Dysis a real time strategy game with a difference!

By liamdawe, 2 April 2013 at 10:08 am UTC (2 Comments)
You've just crash landed; your journey begins with limited resources and the knowledge that you will be facing wave after wave of hostile enemies. You must engage or evade them to survive. Enter Dysis!

Project Zomboid RC3 has officially entered testing!

By liamdawe, 1 April 2013 at 6:27 pm UTC (0 Comments)
[url=http://projectzomboid.com/blog/]Project Zomboid[/url] a game that has been in development for some time now due to some rather unfortunate drawbacks is [i]finally[/i] nearing it's next release!

Bleak - Explore new races, governments, religions and more in this dark steampunk style platformer!

By Nicodemus, 1 April 2013 at 1:33 pm UTC (2 Comments)
"BLEAK is a Massive Fantasy Platformer that we've been developing for the past year. In it we have revived the lost art of storytelling to connect the gamer to a dangerous and vicious new world.        "In short we're totally committed to creating the single player, lore-loaded, character-driven, challenging platformer that we've been aching to play and we hope you've all been waiting for!"

Soul Capture 2.0.0 has now been released

By Hamish, 31 March 2013 at 10:38 pm UTC (3 Comments)
The 2.0.0 release of Soul Capture, a free software utility that can be used to capture playback of OpenGL applications such as games, has now been released. [color=#0e1819][font='Open Sans', 'Segoe UI', Tahoma, Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif][img]http://tropicalwikis.com/static/images/wikis/piga/thumb/5/54/Soul-Capture-2.0.0.png/200px-Soul-Capture-2.0.0.png[/img] [/font][/color]

Half-Life 4 added to the SteamDB for Linux!

By liamdawe, 31 March 2013 at 7:17 pm UTC (5 Comments)
That's right, you heard it here first folks, Half-Life 4 has been added to the SteamDB! It includes hints of others things too.
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