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Playing Doom 3 on Linux in 2017

By Hamish, 31 October 2017 at 6:00 am UTC (34 Comments)
With the release of the source code to both Doom 3 and the later BFG Edition, there now exists three options for Linux users wanting to play the game. Having gone through Doom 3 again, I decided it was time for me to compare them and give my thoughts on both the game and which of the three versions are best for Linux users in 2017.

The sweet FPS 'Shotgun Farmers' adds new content in the latest update

By liamdawe, 27 October 2017 at 12:52 pm UTC (1 Comments)
Shotgun Farmers is by far one of the best new ideas for an FPS game and this new update brings in more content.

Arcade-action first-person shooter 'High Hell' will be coming to Linux

By liamdawe, 26 October 2017 at 10:58 am UTC (2 Comments)
High Hell, from the developer of Heavy Bullets, is an arcade-action first-person shooter with a rather colourful art-style is coming to Linux.

Indie FPS ‘Vengeance’ has a huge update, starting to actually get fun now

By liamdawe, 23 October 2017 at 2:34 pm UTC (13 Comments)
Always on the lookout for a new FPS that supports Linux, with ‘Vengeance’ being something I’ve followed for a while. It’s just had a big update and I actually found it quite fun.

The 'Jungle Inferno' update for Team Fortress 2 has landed

By liamdawe, 21 October 2017 at 5:01 pm UTC (7 Comments)
Team Fortress 2, the free to play shooter from Valve has been updated once again with the Jungle Inferno update.

Close-combat FPS 'Return to Planet X' is now on Linux, it's actually not bad at all

By liamdawe, 20 October 2017 at 10:50 am UTC (5 Comments)
If there's one thing I truly love, it's FPS games. Merge an FPS with a space sci-fi setting where you're killing aliens in close-combat and I'm happy. Say hello to Return to Planet X.

The Linux version of Beyond Enemy Lines is being held up by Unreal Engine 4 bugs

By liamdawe, 18 October 2017 at 10:37 am UTC (8 Comments)
This is sadly a familiar story, the Linux version of Beyond Enemy Lines is now waiting on bugs being fixed in Unreal Engine 4.

Immortal Redneck now has a new game mode where you explore a never-ending tower

By liamdawe, 16 October 2017 at 11:34 am UTC (0 Comments)
Immortal Redneck, the FPS set in Egypt with rogue-lite elements now has a new game mode allowing you to explore a never-ending tower.

Singleplayer FPS 'Ravenfield' adds custom weapon support

By liamdawe, 16 October 2017 at 10:02 am UTC (4 Comments)
The indie singleplayer FPS 'Ravenfield' has a new release out, which adds in custom weapon support, with an overhaul to the loadout UI.

WWII FPS 'Day of Infamy' updated with new map, UI updates and a free weekend

By liamdawe, 12 October 2017 at 10:23 am UTC (16 Comments)
The WWII FPS 'Day of Infamy', one of the titles I listed in my Linux FPS games list, has a fresh update and you can play for free for the weekend.

Here’s a look at some good FPS games available on Linux & SteamOS

By liamdawe, 10 October 2017 at 12:02 pm UTC (73 Comments)
Looking for your next FPS? There might be a few in here that tickle your fancy. Here’s a look at a few good FPS options on Linux & SteamOS.

Interstellar Marines, the once promising FPS is still slightly alive

By liamdawe, 10 October 2017 at 8:41 am UTC (6 Comments)
Interstellar Marines was once an incredibly promising FPS, but sadly somewhere along the way they lost focus and funds ran dry. The last developer left has given an update.

BATTALION 1944, a competitive WW2 FPS looks like it may come with Linux support

By liamdawe, 9 October 2017 at 6:58 pm UTC (21 Comments)
Take this with a grain of salt for now, but it's possible that BATTALION 1944, a competitive WW2 FPS will come with Linux support.

Natural Selection 2 goes 64bit, performance improvements and some Linux breakage

By liamdawe, 6 October 2017 at 8:09 pm UTC (8 Comments)
Natural Selection 2 is now available in glorious 64bit, but that's not all. This is a pretty huge patch, so let's take a look.

Ballistic Overkill fixes the Linux fullscreen issue with the new Leaderboards update

By liamdawe, 29 September 2017 at 10:28 am UTC (2 Comments)
As sometimes happens, I cover a Beta version of a game that later gets released that same day. The Leaderboards update of Ballistic Overkill is now live and it fixes the fullscreen issues on Linux.
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