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OBS Studio 25.0 RC1 is out to further enhance video livestreaming and recording

By Liam Dawe,
OBS Studio 25.0 RC1 has been released as the first step towards a new stable version, and it comes with some fancy new features for all platforms.

OBS Studio gains another big sponsor with Facebook

By Liam Dawe,
Do you make videos? Livestream? Well, you probably know of or use the cross-platform open source OBS Studio and how it's basically the go-to for such things and they just gained another huge sponsor.

Check out 'Aseprite' a popular cross-platform pixel-art tool to create 2D animations and sprites

By Sunburst,
Aseprite is a useful tool for artists, game developers and anyone interested in pixel art that's been around for nearly two decades and it's highly rated.

Canonical need a little testing hand for a newer Steam package on Ubuntu 20.04

By Liam Dawe,
With Ubuntu 20.04 "Focal Fossa" being released in the next few months, the team over at Canonical are looking for a little help testing their updated Steam package.

Paradox have updated their handy launcher - should help Linux gamers too

By Liam Dawe,
Paradox have released a new version of their game launcher, the screen that appears when you load most of their modern games to give a few little handy features.

Valve released a new Stable version of the Steam Client - Steam Play filter for Big Picture Mode added

By Liam Dawe,
Yesterday, Valve released an update to the Steam client pulling in a whole bunch of feature changes and a few visual adjustments from the recent Betas.

Logitech Wheel manager 'Oversteer' has a huge new release - also check out 'new-lg4ff' for more features

By Liam Dawe,
Oversteer is quite possibly one of my favourite open source applications, as it's made working with my own Logitech G29 a really great experience.

Monitor and stress-test your Linux gaming PC with GtkStressTesting

By Liam Dawe,
Monitoring your Linux gaming PC is pretty easy, there's some good applications out there to keep an eye on CPU use and more but what about some stress testing to see how it holds up? GtkStressTesting seems nice.

'ReDoomEd', a port of the original Doom level editor, was released on Linux

By Sunburst,
DoomEd was a program written by Carmack and Romero in 1993, to directly build the levels from the original Doom. Twenty seven years later, the developers behind Twilight Edge Software are releasing a free and independent port based on that program.

Need a distraction-free art application on Linux? Try out MyPaint

By Liam Dawe,
If you have a Wacom-style graphic tablet and you need a simple and distraction-free painting program, MyPaint seems like it could be a really good fit.

New stable Steam Client up, fixing Steam Survey and NFS mounts on Linux, plus other Steam news

By Liam Dawe,
The first stable update for the Steam Client of 2020, pulling in all the recent changes from the Beta versions.

If you want to make some ASCII art, animations and games check out Playscii

By Liam Dawe,
Playscii from developer JP LeBreton seems like a sweet open source application, giving you some handy tools for making ASCII art and it also acts as a game engine too.

The latest Steam Client Beta solves Linux issues with NFS mounts and the Hardware Survey

By Liam Dawe,
Valve have released another Beta for the Steam Client, the first Beta of 2020 and it pulls in a couple Linux fixes.

Minigalaxy, the free and open source Linux client for GOG has a new release

By Liam Dawe,
Progressing quickly, Minigalaxy is becoming quite a nice streamlined Linux client for managing GOG games since GOG themselves don't yet support Galaxy on Linux.

Pixelorama, the free and open source sprite editor has a sweet new release up

By Liam Dawe,
Godot Engine isn't just good for making games, you can also build applications with it. That's exactly what Orama Interactive are doing with their pixel art sprite editor, Pixelorama.
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