Join us on the Linux Gaming community on Lemmy, the federated open source alternative to Reddit.
RSS Category: Game Dev
Pick categories (CTRL+click for multiple):  

FOSS game engine written in Rust 'Bevy' has a new release up

By Liam Dawe,
As another promising free and open source game engine written in Rust, Bevy continues maturing and there's a brand new release up for you to try out with lots of advancements.

YoYo Games expand their Linux support in GameMaker Studio 2 to the Raspberry Pi

By Liam Dawe,
The Raspberry Pi sure is a versatile device and thanks to GameMaker Studio 2 from YoYo Games, it might even end up as more of a gaming unit with newly added support for exported games.

Godot Engine hires another developer, this time for physics fun

By Liam Dawe,
Through 2020 it seems the free and open source game engine Godot Engine has gone from strength to strength, and they've managed to hire another developer.

Unity acquires the open source MLAPI networking library

By Liam Dawe,
Unity Technologies who work on the Unity game engine have announced that they have acquired the networking library MLAPI, along with the creator joining Unity.

Unreal Engine 4.26 rolls out with lots of Linux improvements, drops OpenGL for Vulkan

By Liam Dawe,
Epic Games have rolled out the latest major upgrade to Unreal Engine 4 while work continues on Unreal Engine 5.

Free and open source modern level editor 'LDtk' now ready for more users

By Liam Dawe,
Level Designer Toolkit (LDtk), which was originally known as 'LEd' has a huge new release out and the developer mentioned it's now ready for production.

UNIGINE Engine 2.13 is an impressive upgrade for this rising game engine

By Liam Dawe,
UNIGINE might not be a name you hear often when it comes to games but it is an impressive game engine, one that supports Linux fully and it continues advancing in major ways.

Need to plan something out? Check out the slick MasterPlan

By Liam Dawe,
Something for game developers, and anyone wanting to plan things using a slick app: enter MasterPlan.

Modern open source level editor 'LEd' has a new release with the first Linux build

By Liam Dawe,
Announced and highlighted back here in September, LEd is a modern open source level editor from the previous development lead on Dead Cells.

Godot 3.2.4 has a first beta with 2D batching for GLES3

By Liam Dawe,
Despite the small version bump, Godot 3.2.4 will be quite big release for game developers wanting to squeeze out some more performance.

Unity Technologies announce 'Open Projects', building games in Unity that are open source

By Liam Dawe,
This is brilliant! Unity Technologies creators of the Unity game engine, which is ridiculously popular with indie developers, have started a series of open source game development projects.

Graphics rendering engine 'OGRE' to gain Vulkan support in the 2.3 release

By Liam Dawe,
As another win for both open standards and modern graphics APIs, the classic and continually improving open source graphics rendering engine OGRE will get Vulkan support in the upcoming 2.3 release.

Check out the open source 2D level editor 'LEd' from the former lead on Dead Cells

By Liam Dawe,
LEd is a very interesting project to follow for both game developers and people looking to get into it, a new free level editor with a firm aim on being user friendly.

Bevy seems like an impressive upcoming free and open source game engine made with Rust

By Liam Dawe,
Feeling a little rusty? After a new game engine for your next game development project? Have a look at Bevy, a cross-platform and open source data-driven game engine built in Rust.

Unity 2020.2 game engine gets a Beta release

By Liam Dawe,
Unity Technologies just recently released a brand new build of the Unity game engine, with a focus on performance, stability and workflow improvements.

Godot Engine documentation is about to get much better with a new hire

By Liam Dawe,
Godot Engine is one of the most exciting, most advanced free and open source game engines around and it's improving when looking at all angles.

The Humble Unity Games and Game Dev Assets Bundle is live

By Liam Dawe,
Are you an aspiring game developer using Unity or just want to get some extra assets? Check out the Humble Unity Games and Game Dev Assets Bundle, there's a few games too.

Open source NES-style music maker FamiStudio has a big new release

By Liam Dawe,
Another great project we are following is FamiStudio, a free and open source NES-style music maker and they have a fresh release up now.

Valve update open source GameNetworkingSockets with P2P connections

By Liam Dawe,
GameNetworkingSockets is just one in a list of open source projects worked on by Valve developers, and this doesn't even require Steam so developers can use it anywhere.

FNA 20.09 is out with the new FNA3D, brings experimental Vulkan support

By Liam Dawe,
A big day for the FNA project, as they've released a massive new release which pulls in FNA3D, the new modern and much more advanced 3D graphics library for FNA.
Showing 20 to 40 of 127 entries found.
Livestreams & Videos
Community Livestreams
Latest Forum Posts