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Tactical Strategy Game MASSIVE CHALICE Released In Steam Early Access

By flesk, 13 November 2014 at 9:37 am UTC (10 Comments)
Massive Chalice has been available to Linux backers of the Kickstarter campaign since 1st November. This week it was released in Steam Early Access, and judging by initial impressions it looks like a potential hit for Double Fine.

GOL Cast: Stealing Jewellery in The Masterplan

By Samsai, 5 November 2014 at 7:10 pm UTC (2 Comments)
Feeling rebellious? Want to make some quick virtual fake money? Well, I might just have a game for you. Let's see how masterful our heists are going to be in The Masterplan.

Design & Battle With Your Own Spaceship In BossConstructor

By liamdawe, 5 November 2014 at 4:10 pm UTC (1 Comments)
BossConstructor is an indie game I've been waiting on for quite a while, and the Early Access release is upon us. Read on for some thoughts on this epic space game

Clockwork Empires City Builder Linux Build Due Soon

By liamdawe, 4 November 2014 at 1:21 pm UTC (12 Comments)
Clockwork Empires is the latest game from the developers behind Dungeons of Dredmor. It looks great and they are working on the Linux & Mac versions right now.

GOL Cast: Trying to Strike a Profit in Merchants of Kaidan

By Samsai, 19 October 2014 at 6:15 pm UTC (1 Comments)
I talk a lot about Early Access, because the majority of games sent to us are on there. The games there range from awesome to awful, and Merchants of Kaidan has a bit of both.

The Hive - A Real-Time Strategy Might Release On Linux

By Cpukiller, 11 October 2014 at 7:05 pm UTC (2 Comments)
The Hive, a story-driven real-time strategy game, was launched on Thursday on Steam Early Access for Windows, but according to the developers it should be available for Linux at a later date.

Raze The Tower! Kerbal Space Program 0.25: Economic Boom Released

By neffo, 8 October 2014 at 11:50 am UTC (7 Comments)
Kerbal Space Program has always been about building things. It has always been about those things exploding. Now - as part of the 0.25 update - it's about buildings exploding. (And plenty more besides.)

Dex, A Side-scrolling Open-world RPG Now On Linux

By liamdawe, 1 October 2014 at 4:49 pm UTC (17 Comments)
Dex is a beautiful looking side-scrolling RPG from Dreadlocks Ltd that has just landed on Linux. It's currently in Early Access, so remember to watch out for those bugs!

Cosmochoria Released For Linux In Early Access, It's Fun

By liamdawe, 29 September 2014 at 5:47 pm UTC (1 Comments)
Cosmochoria is a funny little game that puts you in the space-suit of little naked cartoon cosmonaut who jet packs around space.

Shadowrun Online Looks Like It's Gearing Up For A Linux Release (UPDATED)

By liamdawe, 25 September 2014 at 10:34 am UTC (5 Comments)
Shadowrun Online was confirmed to be heading to Linux, but the question has always remained when? They use Unity much like a lot of developers now, but noted Unity's Linux support still needed some work for them to be comfortable releasing a Linux version. Luckily now it looks be "soon". UPDATED.

Maia Is Another Early Access Game That's In Good Standing

By liamdawe, 24 September 2014 at 3:02 pm UTC (7 Comments)
Worry not readers early access isn't all doom and gloom. Maia's developer Simon Roth has created a blog post letting us all know just how healthy the game development is right now.

The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 - Chapter 1, Released For Linux

By Bumadar, 4 September 2014 at 4:14 pm UTC (10 Comments)
The people at King Art Games have been true to their word and have released The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 on steam early access for all platforms at once for their backers, which is a nice break from all the "Linux when windows is out and sorted" releases we get these days.

Universe Sandbox 2, A Physics Based Space Simulator Now In Alpha & On Linux

By liamdawe, 27 August 2014 at 12:11 pm UTC (5 Comments)
Universe Sandbox 2 is a physics based space simulator. We never got the original on Linux, but as teased the developers are delivering with Universe Sandbox 2.

GOL Cast: Casting Spells at Flying Skulls in Ziggurat

By Samsai, 25 August 2014 at 4:34 pm UTC (3 Comments)
Steam's Early Access is filled with games these days that are annoying to cover due to missing assets, bugs, bad performance and unfinished gameplay mechanics. In my opinion only few games out there are worth picking up. And I believe Ziggurat is one of them.

Distance Racing Game Now In Beta

By toor, 22 August 2014 at 10:14 am UTC (5 Comments)
Distance, the successor of Nitronic Rush entered beta and promises some pretty intense survival racing.
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