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Pocket Rumble A 2D Fighting Game On Kickstarter

By Liam Dawe,
Pocket Rumble is a fun looking 2D fighting game currently on Kickstarter that promises a Linux port if they hit a stretch goal, I know what you're thinking, but look past that for a minute.

Red Awakening, A First Person Action/Horror Game May Be Coming To Linux

By Crash,
Red Awakening, the First Person Action/Horror game by the guys over at Domino Effect, may be coming to Linux. The developer confirmed this is a real possibility in an email.

Aspyr Media Have A New Blog Post On Porting Civilization: Beyond Earth To Linux

By Liam Dawe,
Another blog post from Aspyr Media has surfaced about their porting efforts on Civilization: Beyond Earth, and the news is looking good.

TinyKeep Dungeon Crawler Linux Version Released, It's Good

By Liam Dawe,
In TinyKeep players will embrace the role of a hopeless prisoner held deep in a forgotten dungeon who one day wakes up to find themselves mysteriously released.

The Darksiders Linux Port Has Switched Hands

By Liam Dawe,
Leszek Godlewski announced on Twitter that he will be leaving the Linux porting business, but the news isn't that bad. One of the original coders is taking over the Linux port of Darksiders.

Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions Confirmed For Linux

By Liam Dawe,
Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions is the next in line of the crazy neon coloured action game. The new version has been confirmed for Linux too! We even managed to find out who is doing the port!

Monkey Island Creator Ron Gilbert Is Making A New Point-And-Click Adventure Game

By flesk,
The creators of the classic point-and-click adventure game Maniac Mansion, Ron Gilbert and Gary Winnick, have launched a campaign on Kickstarter to crowd-fund a spiritual successor to Maniac Mansion and Monkey Island.

Daedalic Releases Goodbye Deponia On Linux

By Segata Sanshiro,
Daedalic Entertainment have released the third and final standalone part of the Deponia Trilogy which have seen Linux releases over the last few months.

This War Of Mine Is Bleak, Interesting & Difficult, Our Thoughts

By Liam Dawe,
This War of Mine is a really interesting take on the survival genre, and it's very bleak all the way through.

Legend Of Grimrock 2 On Linux Is Uncertain

By ripper,
I have been really looking forward to playing Legend of Grimrock 2 soon. Unfortunately, the game is not available for Linux yet, and as it seems it's not certain whether we will see it on Linux at all.

The Funding Crowd 39

By muntdefems,
Welcome to TFC#39! Back to a fortnightly schedule and that timing turned out to be super important! Why? Read this new issue if you want to find out.

Goat Simulator The MMO, Coming Soon, You Have Goat To Be Kidding Me

By Liam Dawe,
Goat Simulator was funny that's for sure, but does it really need a free MMO addon? Whatever floats your goat...

Goofy Arena Shooter 'Square Heroes' Released For Linux

By flesk,
The light-hearted arena shooter from Australian developer Gnomic Studios released for Windows on Desura last month. Last week it was made available for Linux and user reviews so far are quite good.

Space Hulk Ascension Strategy Released For Linux

By Liam Dawe,
Space Hulk Ascension is the standalone sequel to Space Hulk and promises a much better experience. The reviews are great so far, so it looks like it paid off.

Kyle Pittman From Minor Key Games Talks About Low Linux Sales, And More

By Liam Dawe,
Kyle Pittman From Minor Key Games who created Super Win The Game has done a blog post on Gamasutra about their games, and it shows more poor reception from Linux gamers.