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XCOM: Enemy Unknown, With The Enemy Within Expansion Reviewed On Linux

By Liam Dawe,
Feral Interactive have been great for Linux with their ports, and it's time we took a proper look at XCOM: Enemy Unknown. This has been played through with the expansion Enemy Within which I feel is an essential extra.

A Review Of Crystal Catacombs, A Retro-Inspired Platformer

Crystal Catacombs is a 2D platformer that came out on Steam last month after a successful Kickstarter campaign. It features hand-drawn pixel art, an assortment of differently-themed areas and a chiptune soundtrack.

Review: Forward To The Sky Now On Linux

By Keizgon,
Forward to the Sky is a new Steam release indie title based on the idea of taking the Japanese Anime / Visual Novel art-style and incorporating it into a action puzzle platformer with a "run of the mill" campy story.

GOL Cast: Avoiding Zombies, Bugs And DMCA Claims In Dying Light

By Samsai,
So... Dying Light. A triple A day one Linux port. Now that would sound awesome but sadly releasing games in a horrible state is trendy and Techland seems to have wanted a piece of that cake. Let's list the problems, shall we?

GOL Cast: Fragging Bots And Testing New Maps In Xonotic

By Samsai,
We would like to interrupt our stream of news about AAA games and bring you some critique on the new Xonotic 0.8 version. So, enjoy!

Unfurl Your Scythes, Grim Fandango Is Now Available

By Cheeseness,
Double Fine's remastered version of Grim Fandango has launched and is now available for Linux on Steam, GOG and the Grim Fandango Remastered website.

GOL Cast: Aggressively Expanding Sweden In Empire: Total War

By Samsai,
Feel like going back to the old times of gun powder and armies standing in straight lines on open fields? Well, here's a good candidate. Let's make our dreams of glorious empires true and see how this game works.

Verdun WW1 FPS Major Engine Update, Plus A Few Thoughts About The Game

The WWI FPS Verdun has been in Early Access and on Linux for over a year now. A major patch was released a few days ago which updated the engine to Unity 5. Time to take a look at it!

Retro Action Platformer 'Gunslugs 2' Released, And The First Game Is Now Also On Linux

By flesk,
The sequel to the popular run 'n' gun platformer is now out, and as a last minute surprise, the developer OrangePixel also made the first game available for Linux today. We have played the follow-up, and it offers the same enjoyable action frenzy as the original, but in a more accessible package.

GOL Cast: Surviving The Zombie Apocalypse In Project Zomboid

By Samsai,
Zombie games can be usually placed into one of two categories, survival and gore-fest. You either attempt to survive the day to day life or you chop large hordes of zombies into pieces. Project Zomboid takes the survival route.

ROCCAT Ryos MK Pro Mechanical Gaming Keyboard, Reviewed

By Liam Dawe,
You thought buying a keyboard was a simple matter, well I did, and I was so very badly wrong. Here are my thoughts on the ROCCAT Ryos MK Pro Mechanical Gaming Keyboard.

GOL Cast: Bringing Humanity To New Worlds In Civilization: Beyond Earth

By Samsai,
After a bit of a wait it's finally possible for you to bring your penguins to space and colonize new worlds in the name of Torvalds. But how does Civilization: Beyond Earth fare, what are its strengths and weaknesses? Let's find out.

GOL Cast: Exploring Consciousness In The Talos Principle

By Samsai,
Among all of the games that were released recently was this first person puzzle game with an interesting concept and gorgeous graphics and ever since playing the demo I knew I'd have to feature it on GOL. So, let's get to the good stuff!

GOL Cast: Uniting Planets In The Last Federation

By Samsai,
Once again I'd like to apologize for my absence during the past weeks. I've been sick and overly busy but I'm back in business and I bring you my thoughts on The Last Federation and the Betrayed Hope expansion.

This War Of Mine Is Bleak, Interesting & Difficult, Our Thoughts

By Liam Dawe,
This War of Mine is a really interesting take on the survival genre, and it's very bleak all the way through.