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Android Console

By Bumadar, 11 July 2012 at 3:24 pm UTC (1 Comments)
[youtube]9CvgdBTmon8[/youtube] At [url]http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/ouya/ouya-a-new-kind-of-video-game-console[/url] there is a kickstarter project which wanted $950.000 for a $99 Console which will run on Android 4.0 and thus all the games (like the humble bundle for Android) should work on it...

Flare 0.16 release

By liamdawe, 9 July 2012 at 7:53 pm UTC (0 Comments)
[IMG]http://clintbellanger.net/rpg/images/screenshots/0037.jpg[/IMG] As a follow up to our previous item on [url=http://clintbellanger.net/rpg/]FLARE[/url], the open source RPG game and engine, their latest release is now up! Flare version 0.16 is ready for playing and modding! Originally slated as "Advanced Enemies", this update actually includes a wide variety of engine updates...

So we are 3 years old!

By liamdawe, 7 July 2012 at 7:07 pm UTC (2 Comments)
So this Thursday 5th of July GOL hit 3 years old, wow doesn't time fly! In the time I have run this website we have been through only 2 revisions and moved from a .info to a .com domain. The Humble Bundles launched, Desura supported us (Along with Gameolith and Indievania let's not forget them!), Steam is coming to Linux...

Alien Arena: Reloaded Edition released.

By Alienrace, 6 July 2012 at 10:00 pm UTC (4 Comments)
[FONT=Courier New][B]A[/B]lien Arena: Reloaded Edition has been released. Revitalized...and, well, reloaded! [/FONT] [FONT=Courier New]This is a major release of this game, with many new features, and a veritable truckload of new high quality content. Every aspect of the game has been improved upon and expanded, from the engine, to the game code, weaponry, and overall gameplay...

Tryst - Unigine powered RTS coming!

By liamdawe, 5 July 2012 at 9:21 pm UTC (3 Comments)
A new RTS game is coming to Linux, Mac and Windows called Tryst. It looks very much like Starcraft 2 (The UI is very similair looking in colour and style). Powered by the Unigine engine (Same engine as Oil Rush) and developed by BlueGiant Interactive.

GamingOnLinux Reviews - Lugaru: The Rabbit's Foot

By Hamish, 4 July 2012 at 8:47 pm UTC (5 Comments)
Rating: 8/10 There is nothing new to the idea of fighting games. Violence has, even in its most diluted and minute forms, been a strong staple in almost every game made within the past thirty years...

Donation Drive

By liamdawe, 4 July 2012 at 8:03 am UTC (18 Comments)
[B]UPDATE[/B], you can donate via paypal now too! I have setup a paypal account and it will take a few days to verify everything. If you wish to donate via paypal its [B]paypal [at] gamingonlinux.com[/B] Okay guys first time ever for this but GOL is in need of funds, the software we use to run the website Xenforo costs $40 per year for updates and support and our license has run out! This will enable use to receive important bug fixes and security updates as well as new features in the future! Anyone who donates will be placed on a donators page I will setup, you can have your name as anything and linked to any website you like...

Gabe Newell confirms Steam for Linux on video

By liamdawe, 2 July 2012 at 10:11 pm UTC (17 Comments)
Well now this is interesting isn't it! Phoronix quite rightly picked this one up from pressfire (again apologies for my harsh words before Phoronix...but stop over hyping and you might sound a little more reasonable!). Gabe Newell actually mentions on video about Linux in this very short clip...

FLARE 0.16 incoming!

By liamdawe, 2 July 2012 at 10:49 am UTC (0 Comments)
[url=http://clintbellanger.net/rpg/]FLARE[/url] the open source RPG Game/Engine has reached a new milestone 0.16 RC1. For those confused if it is a game or an engine with a small amount of art to demo it, well it's an Engine with the first game being a type of dungeon crawler (so the engine and first game are being done together)...

Humble Bundle accounts live

By liamdawe, 2 July 2012 at 8:27 am UTC (3 Comments)
Something [url=http://www.gamingonlinux.com/index.php?threads/humble-bundle-home.813/]we reported on before back in march[/url] is the Humble Bundle accounts system that handily groups all your bundles together (and anything else purchased using the Humble Store widget developers can use on their websites)...

Dirk Dashing 2 Released

By Rustybolts, 30 June 2012 at 6:38 pm UTC (2 Comments)
[url=http://www.mygamecompany.com][IMG]http://www.mygamecompany.com/images/mgcbanner.png[/IMG][/url] [B][FONT=Arial] Dirk Dashing 2: E.V.I.L Eye v1.0 is released![/FONT][/B] [SIZE=2][FONT=Arial]It has been a long time coming, but I'm pleased to announce the [B][U]official release[/U][/B] of [B][U]Dirk Dashing 2: E...

Indie Royale Summer Bundle

By Bumadar, 30 June 2012 at 5:10 pm UTC (12 Comments)
Not often that the Indie Royale has Linux games but this time it seems there are 3 and by the looks of it all 3 on Desura also: [B]Harvest: Massive Encounter[/B] for: steam (pc, mac), windows, mac, [B]linux[/B], desura - more bundle info! [youtube]Brskf4Il5_4[/youtube] [B]The Journey Down: Chapter One[/B] for: windows, mac, [B]linux[/B], desura [youtube]ndBiOPu9JGI[/youtube] [B]Dino Run SE[/B] for: windows, mac, [B]linux[/B], desura [youtube]X3DH4-SGDic[/youtube] So if your interested head over to [url]http://www...

Tiny and Big, Episode 1 Released

By Bumadar, 27 June 2012 at 7:08 am UTC (3 Comments)
A few days ago the first episode of the laser loving Tiny and Big got released, created by Black Pants Studio's. [youtube]4e9oke6mOZs[/youtube] You can get a DRM free Linux, Mac and Windows version at [url]http://www.tinyandbig.com/shop/[/url] or you can download the demo of Episode 0 at [url]http://www...

Ensign weekly update "Get to the Turrets"

By Rustybolts, 27 June 2012 at 6:05 am UTC (8 Comments)
We've finally released two new missions to Ensign-1! Mission-4 the corridor crawling descent inspired level as well as Mission-5 with the ice crystals. [url=http://www.desura.com/games/ensign-1/images/so-this-happened][IMG]http://media.indiedb.com/cache/images/games/1/16/15245/thumb_300x150/cockpit...

Haunts: The Manse Macabre funded

By Bumadar, 27 June 2012 at 5:36 am UTC (0 Comments)
Over at kickstarter, Haunts: The Manse Macabre has been funded, unlike many other campaigns this is one that has had Linux support from the start. If your into turn based horror games you can get into the action for $5 if you want, so head over to [url]http://www...
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