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Unity 3D adds Linux support!

liamdawe,
So let it begin, what could bring a good influx of new games! [url=http://unity3d.com/?unity4]Unity 3D[/url] has with the latest version added support for building for Linux (note: version not out yet, available now for pre-order). [QUOTE] [B]Unity 4 Linux standalone desktop preview[/B] The most requested feature from our community has arrived! Port your standalone desktop indie game to Linux with Unity 4...

Dirk Dashing 2 v0.9.2 is available!

MyGameCompany,
Dirk Dashing 2: E.V.I.L Eye version 0.9.2 has been released! With this release, I've hit another major milestone: all of the game's levels are now finished! This update also includes more gameplay enhancements and bug fixes. If you want to see the full list of changes, trot on over to [url=http://www...

Amnesia: A Machine For Pigs teaser!

liamdawe,
The next title from the awesome [url=http://www.frictionalgames.com/site/]Frictional Games[/url] has a teaser trailer out! [youtube]4CagMNLxa9M[/youtube] Oh man, that looks good! I really need to finish their other games though...

The Real Texas

Rustybolts,
Kittylambada has released the full version of The Real Texas available on Windows, Mac and Linux priced at [S]$14.95[/S] but if you buy it before this Sunday its available at $7.95. [youtube]45ModrKO5vc[/youtube] [B]About:[/B] [QUOTE][B]The Real Texas[/B] is an action adventure game that plays like a mashup of Zelda: Link to the Past and Ultima VI...

Project Zomboid, new build soon!

liamdawe,
[url=http://projectzomboid.com/blog/index.php/2011/04/survive/][IMG]http://projectzomboid.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/PZ_Survive.png[/IMG][/url]Probably my second favourite indie title (next to Minecraft of course!) [url=http://projectzomboid.com/blog/]Project Zomboid[/url] the isometric zombie survival game where you have to do everything you can to just make it another day is [url=http://theindiestone...

Humble Bundle seeking Linux developers!

liamdawe,
The guys from Humble posted on G+ [QUOTE]Are you a professional Linux developer who is interested in bringing some of the best games from Mac and Windows to Linux? If so, please email [EMAIL='richard%2Blinux@humblebundle.com']richard+linux@humblebundle.com[/EMAIL] with your details! Please consider sharing this message with your game developer circles...

Telepath RPG: Servants of God on desura

liamdawe,
[url=http://www.desura.com/games/telepath-rpg-servants-of-god]Telepath RPG: Servants of God[/url] has popped up on Desura for £16.99. [IMG]http://media.desura.com/cache/images/games/1/18/17476/thumb_940x3000/TSoG_Big_Screen05.png[/IMG] [QUOTE]Telepath RPG: Servants of God is a hybrid western RPG / strategy RPG set in a unique Middle Eastern steampunk fantasy setting...

Getting GOG.com to support Linux

liamdawe,
A reader sent me an email to get us to bring attention to a wishlist on [url=http://www.gog.com]gog.com[/url] to ask them to support Linux on the games they already have that support Linux. I don't usually bring attention to this like petitions as I have yet to see any work, but since this one already has a few thousand "votes" and is on their actual website...

SpaceVenture Kickstarter still struggling

whizse,
Kickstarter has been pretty good to what was once called a dying genre, adventure games. Both the Doublefine Adventure and the Leisure Suit Larry remake had no trouble getting funded. Unfortunately this has not yet translated to success for another project, the all-but-in-name-only Space Quest game aptly titled [url=http://www...

Voxeliens Linux Port

liamdawe,
[IMG]http://www.volumesoffun.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2011/12/Screenshot0.jpg[/IMG] Matt Williams emailed me (sorry it's a bit late, another which got pushed back in my emails by junk!) to let me know [url=http://www.volumesoffun.com/voxeliens/]Voxeliens[/url] is having a Linux port! The game itself is a 3D remake of space invaders with destructable voxel terrain, sound cool? Check this video out below! [youtube]QiA0OxKeKto[/youtube] [B]Features:[/B] [LIST] [*]Simple and fast-paced gameplay...

Anomaly GNU/Linux version available from official website!

liamdawe,
[url=http://www.anomalythegame.com/default.aspx]Anomaly - Warzone Earth[/url] a game introduced to Linux gamers in one of the previous Android Humble Bundles has updated it's website to include the Humble Store purchased option meaning if you missed it from the bundle you can buy it for Linux directly now, good job! [youtube]j_d4d58u-Lw[/youtube] [url=http://forum...

Stop using the .info domain!

liamdawe,
To everyone who visits us using the address www,gamingonlinux.com you may ignore this article, this is for people very oldschool who have been with us for sometime! The .info domain name [url="http://www.gamingonlinux.info"]www.gamingonlinux.info[/url] will expire on the 5th of July, so it is time to update yourself to the correct domain! I will not be renewing it (no point spending out on two when ...

Core Breach aiming to go open source!

liamdawe,
The futuristic fast paced combat racing game [url=http://corebreach.corecode.at/CoreBreach/CoreBreach.html]Core Breach[/url] which we previewed for you here before is [url=http://corebreach.corecode.at/CoreBreach/News/Eintrage/2012/6/6_CoreBreach_drops_in_price_and_plans_to_go_open-source_1...

Rotion on Desura!

liamdawe,
A really neat looking indie game has popped up on Desura called [url=http://www.desura.com/games/rotion]Rotion[/url]! Rotion is a challenging, addictive game where the aim is to clear shapes by getting to the middle and popping them. Relax in free play and Single, explore the Campaign, play against your friends in Splitscreen, or take on Survival and see how long you can last...

I get it - open source is better!

liamdawe,
So in the aftermath of my rather hastily put together article about [url=http://www.gamingonlinux.com/index.php?threads/steam-really-is-coming-for-linux.890/]Steam coming for Linux[/url], I thought I should balance it out. After the masses of comments (hey it was a lot for us here!) and chatting to Cheese, I have been educated! So, free and open source games are preferable yes but as we know they are not always an option, we won't be seeing the likes of Left For Dead 2 from Valve having any kind of source code release for example...
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