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Build & Defend a hybrid of tower defence and minecraft

By Liam Dawe,
It's not often that when I get tweeted a game I look at it and think "instant buy!" well Build & Defend is one such game.

A 2012 review and what's in store for 2013?

By Liam Dawe,
First of all Happy New Year to all! 2012 what year! Has been full of ups for Linux this year and I think easily one of the most important years for Linux gaming, this is aimed to be a small roundup of 2012 with a reminder of interesting news, my thoughts on the year and so on...

Cheese Talks: More Cross-platform Humble Bundle Details Than You Ever Wanted To Know!

By Cheeseness,
Hi people. As many of you are aware, I've spent the last month or so slaving over hot research for a [url=]new article[/url] on Humble Bundle stuff. With the recent non-cross-platform Humble Bundle promotions, now seemed like a good time to try to get a big picture view of cross-platform support across all promotions and see how everything fits together in context...

Red Orchestra 2 coming to Linux?

By CzarnyNalesnik,
Look at this twitter between [B]Ryan Gordon[/B] and [B]John Gibson[/B] (co-owner Tripwire Interactive, the authors of the "Red Orchestra" series): [url][/url] Ryan Gordon worked for Loki Software, in his career he ported to Linux a great number of titles...

Dark Gates RPG Reviewed

By Liam Dawe,
Something I personally still think Linux lacks is a range of RPG-like games, while there are a few (Dungeons of Dredmor, Sacred Gold, Monster RPG 2) but not many that are really "amazing" in my eyes so, enter Dark Gates an RPG from DFour Games a 6 player party RPG game which reminds me a little bit of Final Fantasy, only a little though.

Knytt Underground Linux beta released!

By Liam Dawe,
[IMG][/IMG] [url=]Knytt Underground[/url] is a 2D platform game featuring a quirky story and a huge world to explore. Mi Sprocket is a sprite who develops special powers as she embarks upon a quest to ring the six bells of fate; which if not rung every six hundred years will begin a chain reaction that will obliterate the world! There’s one small detail though; the odds are it’s just a superstitious nonsense and the world isn’t really ending...

Torque3D reminder!

By Liam Dawe,
Just a reminder folks over a week ago Headclot posted [url=]about Torque3D needing funds[/url] to port to Linux well this is a reminder since it seems they have had a rather slow start...

Organ Trail: Director's Cut

By Liam Dawe,
A new release on Desura - [url=]Organ Trail: Director's Cut[/url] is a retro zombie survival game made with Unity3D. [youtube]rLW3TPOiqiQ[/youtube] It actually looks quite funny and one to check out especially when it's only £2...

Steam working towards better supporting other distros!

By Liam Dawe,
A Steam developer johnv has [url=]written on the Steam Linux Group[/url] forum asking for feedback on package install changes. [QUOTE] We've gotten a lot of feedback around the hacky way that Steam manages dependencies...

GamingOnLinux Reviews - Rochard

By Hamish,
Rating: 8/10 Indie physics platformers are a dime a dozen these days, and I can not help but find it somewhat peculiar that in a market that seems to promote itself so heavily on its supposed innate creativity and diversity that such a genre glut as we are seeing now came to exist...

Humble Indie Bundle 7 expanded with more games!

By Liam Dawe,
[url=]The Humble Indie Bundle 7 [/url]has added some more games to keep you going! The new games: [LIST] [*]The basement collection [*]Cave Story+ [*]Offspring Fling [/LIST] Making this bundle even bigger and better! Reaching nearly $2M in sales this is a pretty successful bundle by any measure!

OpenTTD new major RC release

By Liam Dawe,
[url=]OpenTTD[/url] the awesome Transport Tycoon Deluxe inspired open source game has hit 1.3.0 RC1 with a lot of new features and bug fixes. [img][/img]

Eschalon Book 1+2 heading to Steam

By Liam Dawe,
The awesome RPG games [url=]Eschalon Book 1&2[/url] will be heading to Steam, this comes direct from the developer! [QUOTE]Yep, Eschalon Book 1 & 2 will be on @steam_games Linux once we get some bugs worked out. Next month probably...

Linux build of Unity game "Windward" - sea MMORPG, inspired by Sid Meier's Pirates.

By q4a,
Few weeks ago Tasharen Entertainment released Linux build of Unity game "Windward" - sea MMORPG, inspired by Sid Meier's Pirates. Game looks like nice MMORPG and you still can play with bots. Game [url=]available on Desura[/url] (but there is no Linux build yet).

Andy's Super Great Park

By Stuffomatic,
Hi, we are a young indie game studio from Nantes, in France, and we have recently finished our first complete game: Andy's Super Great Park. It is available for Windows and Ubuntu. A demo can be downloaded from the [url=]website[/url] and we are planning to release it for other distributions...
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