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Shovel Knight - A groundbreaking love letter to 8 bits!

Nicodemus,
Shovel Knight, which made a big splash in the gaming community from their showing at PAX East, just announced a Stretch Goal tier for Linux support.

A Thought on What Holds Linux Gaming Back

n30p1r4t3,
This is a guest Editorial: My thoughts on some of the perils of Linux gaming, particularly the engine.

OpenMW v0.22.0

OpenMW,
OpenMW v0.22.0 released! [youtube]a-i73Qb3KKw[/youtube]

Steams March user survey is out, Linux goes down!

liamdawe,
So another month and another Steam hardware survey is out, again it seems I missed it since it doesn't count everyone of course. This time our % went down, oh noes!

Valve continues pushing adding 5 new titles!

liamdawe,
Valve has done another push and put up 5 new games to Linux! All in Beta though so be warned there will be bugs! The titles are [url=http://store.steampowered.com/app/60/?snr=1_7_15__13]Ricochet[/url], [url=http://store.steampowered.com/app/40/?snr=1_7_15__13]Deathmatch Classic[/url], [url=http://store.steampowered.com/app/20/?snr=1_7_15__13]Team Fortress Classic[/url], [url=http://store.steampowered.com/app/130/?snr=1_7_15__13]Half Life: Blue Shift[/url] and [url=http://store.steampowered.com/app/50/?snr=1_7_15__13]Half Life: Opposing Force[/url]!

2x0ng: A Retro Styled Procedural Puzzle-Combat Adventure, Now In Public Beta!

Cheeseness,
2x0ng (pronounced "Two-zong") is the sequel to David O'Toole's 2009 PC puzzler Xong, where players navigate through increasingly difficult procedural levels, collecting colours to break coloured obstacles whilst avoiding or combating a range of enemies.

Double Fine And 90,000 Friends Present A Teaser For Broken Age

Cheeseness,
The Double Fine Adventure finally has a name, a trailer and a website! Read the full article for more details.

Knights of Pen and Paper +1 heading to Linux shortly

Rustybolts,
Knights of Pen and Paper apparently a mobile hit (must of missed the hype),which has good reviews on google play 4.5/5  is heading its way over to Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and IOS in the form of Knights of Pen and Paper +1 Edition. I cant find the original source of the information but apparently according to other news sites the Windows, Mac and Linux version will be available from Steam! [youtube]EPJvz-KClZM[/youtube]

Fester Mudd adventure game released for Linux!

liamdawe,
Set in Wild West, [url=http://www.prankentertainment.com/?page=games&gameid=3]FESTER MUDD: CURSE OF THE GOLD[/url] is a three-part comic saga of exploration, reunion, and redemption…and a love letter to the classic adventure games of the 90s!

Starsector space combat sim gets a new trailer!

liamdawe,
[url=http://fractalsoftworks.com/]Starsector[/url] (originally Starfarer) is a space combat sim I have been following for a long time now, it is constantly evolving and becoming more awesome, it has everything a decent space combat sim needs...including a new trailer to show it off!

Postal, Dungeon Defenders and Dungeon Hearts added to Steam for Linux

liamdawe,
So the push for Linux games on Steam just keeps on going, this time we have [url=http://store.steampowered.com/agecheck/app/232770/]Postal[/url], [url=http://store.steampowered.com/app/65800/]Dungeon Defenders[/url] and [url=http://store.steampowered.com/app/229520/]Dungeon Hearts[/url] all having their Linux versions up!

Just Tactics turn based strategy 1.0 Released

shaunix,
Just Tactics is a turn-based, 1v1 online multiplayer, tactical war game that involves squad-based combat, deck building, and some awesome teleporter units. They have just release version 1.0.

Humble Troubles Again, more platform specific bundles

liamdawe,
So, Humble Bundle, we meet again in my Editorials. This time, I am going to be a little less harsh than previous entries, but still I thought I should write about this and see what everyone’s opinion is.

Bik - A retro pixel art adventure game in space!

mikepinto81,
Bik is a retro adventure game about a boy lost in space and trying to get home. Bik pays tribute to classic point-and-click adventure games like King’s Quest, Space Quest, Maniac Mansion, Monkey Island, Full Throttle, The Dig, The Longest Journey, and the list goes on.

Kinetic Void 3D space adventure will be heading to Linux

liamdawe,
[url=http://store.steampowered.com/app/227160/]Kinetic Void[/url] is a 3D space adventure with a focus on customization and enjoyable space simulation. The game is one of the few in Steam's new Early Access section (meaning it's early in development).
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