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Spelunky, The Random Platformer Could Come To Linux

By liamdawe, 30 August 2013 at 9:07 am UTC (6 Comments)
Spelunky is a unique platformer with randomized levels that offer a challenging new experience each time you play. Journey deep underground and explore fantastic places filled with all manner of monsters, traps, and treasure.

Frogatto & Friends Commercial Version Coming Soon To Linux

By liamdawe, 26 August 2013 at 7:26 pm UTC (9 Comments)
Frogatto & Friends is an old-school 2D action/adventure platformer game, starring a certain quixotic frog. Give it a try! We're trying to push 2D platforming, pixel-art, and music into uncharted territory.

Glare a side-scrolling action platformer, coming this fall

By liamdawe, 20 August 2013 at 9:40 am UTC (3 Comments)
Glare is a side-scrolling action platformer coming this fall from Phobic Studios to Windows, Mac and Linux. As the Shiner, you will use your Glare ability to progress through unique and fantastic alien worlds, tackling platforming challenges and engaging in fast paced combat.

GamingOnLinux Reviews - Psychonauts

By Hamish, 16 July 2013 at 9:23 pm UTC (5 Comments)
Rating: 8/10 I had first heard about Psychonauts as an industry curiosity mentioned in a series of student video lectures about the history and development of video gaming as an art form. Mentioned as a notable commercial flop for the industry, the lecturer nevertheless pointed it out as a model of good video game storytelling...

Rochard "Hard Times" DLC Released

By Hamish, 2 March 2013 at 6:57 pm UTC (10 Comments)
Recoil Game's have released a puzzle focused DLC for their Unity3D powerd puzzle-platformer Rochard.

GamingOnLinux Reviews - Rochard

By Hamish, 28 December 2012 at 4:55 am UTC (17 Comments)
Rating: 8/10 Indie physics platformers are a dime a dozen these days, and I can not help but find it somewhat peculiar that in a market that seems to promote itself so heavily on its supposed innate creativity and diversity that such a genre glut as we are seeing now came to exist...

A Double Fine Update

By Hamish, 4 December 2012 at 3:27 am UTC (6 Comments)
I kind of got distracted thanks to recent events, but after having recently won Psychonauts I wrote to Double Fine about the future of the games Linux port, and here are the responses I got. About updating the port and fixing the still remaining bugs: [QUOTE]We’re aware of these issues but are having a hard time getting them fixed in a timely fashion...

Trine 2: Goblin Menace Expansion Announced

By Hamish, 16 August 2012 at 6:13 pm UTC (1 Comments)
[font=Georgia][color=#141414]Although word of an expansion (not DLC) being developed has been around for months, Frozenbyte has now officially announced work on Trine 2: Goblin Menace![/color][/font]
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