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Crowd-Funding Linux Graphics Card Driver Development?

By Tim,
Over the years many have brought up the idea of crowd funding open source graphics driver development in order to speed up development and finally close the gap on the Windows drivers. A few days ago I setup a small scale experiment to see if it could actually work.

Arx Libertatis releases version 1.1

By Liam Dawe,
Arx Libertatis is the open source client for Arx Fatalis. With more than 30000 lines of code changed in over 600 git commits, the 1.1 release fixes player movement issues, minimap scaling, and a bunch of crashes and other bugs.

Terasology open-source survival and discovery update 26 is out

By Liam Dawe,
Terasology is an open-source survival and discoverygame with influences from Minecraft, Dwarf Fortress, and Dungeon Keeper. The game is in a pre-alpha state, but it's already fun to play!

Fundraising campaign for GPL game Plee the Bear

By Stuffomatic,
Plee the Bear is a great 2D platformer available under the GPL and CC-by-sa licenses. The team behind the game has launched a fundraising in order to being able to continue the development.

Unvanquished FPS/RTS Alpha 17 has hit!

By Liam Dawe,
Unvanquished is a free, open-source first-person shooter combining real-time strategy elements with a futuristic, sci-fi setting. It is available for Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X.

Project 64 Nintendo 64 emulator is open sourced!

By Liam Dawe,
This will be a win for Nintendo fans, an Nintendo 64 Emulator named Project 64 was open sourced this year!

OpenMW v0.24.0 has been released with open-able doors!

By OpenMW team,
The OpenMW team is proud to announce the release of version 0.24.0! This release brings the much-anticipated animation layering feature, Athletics, Security, Night-Eye and Blind, along with a plethora of other fixes and changes. Oh, and [b]open-able doors[/b]! GO OPEN SOME DOORS!!

OpenRA RTS Engine Releases 20130514

By Matt,
The team behind OpenRA has published a new official release of their game, which includes mods that 'recreate' Tiberian Dawn, Red Alert 1 and Dune 2000.

The Castle Doctrine a massively multiplayer burglarly/home defence game

By Liam Dawe,
The Castle Doctrine is a massively-multiplayer game about burglary and home defence by Jason Rohrer with perma-death as standard.

Terasology the open-source survival and discovery game releases build 24!

By Liam Dawe,
Terasology is an open-source survival and discovery game with influences from Minecraft, Dwarf Fortress, and Dungeon Keeper. The game is in a pre-alpha state, but it's already fun to play! Build #24 has been released!

Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast and Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy Source Code Released

By Hamish,
Raven Software has released the source code to Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast and Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy under the GNU General Public License. [youtube]knShHXJESa4[/youtube]

FLARE open source rpg/engine unleashes 0.18!

By Liam Dawe,
FLARE the increasingly awesome open source RPG Engine and Game of the same name has released version 0.18! The quality of this is just insane.

Soul Capture 2.0.0 has now been released

By Hamish,
The 2.0.0 release of Soul Capture, a free software utility that can be used to capture playback of OpenGL applications such as games, has now been released. [color=#0e1819][font='Open Sans', 'Segoe UI', Tahoma, Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif][img]http://tropicalwikis.com/static/images/wikis/piga/thumb/5/54/Soul-Capture-2.0.0.png/200px-Soul-Capture-2.0.0.png[/img] [/font][/color]

2x0ng: A Retro Styled Procedural Puzzle-Combat Adventure, Now In Public Beta!

By Cheeseness,
2x0ng (pronounced "Two-zong") is the sequel to David O'Toole's 2009 PC puzzler Xong, where players navigate through increasingly difficult procedural levels, collecting colours to break coloured obstacles whilst avoiding or combating a range of enemies.

Eureka offers a new option for Doom mappers

By Hamish,
A friend of mine on another forum sent me a message to ask for my opinion of Eureka, a new free software map editor for Doom engine based games that is itself based on Yadex, which was the classic option for Linux mappers back in the day.
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