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Sword of the Stars: The Pit Available On Linux, You Need The Gold Edition

Sword of the Stars: The Pit is now available on Linux, but not the Vanilla edition to avoid confusion.

Band Saga, A Musical Action Roguelike Now On Kickstarter

Band Saga, "a musical action roguelike of epic proportions" is now on Kickstarter and will be available on Linux!

Crawl Is Now In Early Access For Linux, Dungeon Crawl With Your Friends

Crawl is the local multiplayer dungeon crawler where your friends control the monsters! It's a really interesting looking game, but considering it requires local multiplayer we are a little skeptical here.

Darkwood Arrives To Scare Linux Gamers

Darkwood is an interesting take on the horror and survival genre with a top down perspective and a really dark setting.

Get Your Dancing Shoes On, Crypt Of The Necrodancer Comes To Linux Soon

The excellent and frustrating Crypt of the Necrodancer comes to Steam Early Access on the 30th of July, and comes complete with a Linux version.

The Nightmare Cooperative Turn Based Roguelike Released For Linux

The Nightmare Cooperative classes itself as a turn based strategic roguelike (I wish more developers used Procedural Death Labyrinth) that looks crisp, but is it any good? Read on to find out.

Dwarf Fortress Sees First New Release In 2 Years

Dwarf Fortress is a single-player fantasy game. You can control a dwarven outpost or an adventurer in a randomly generated, persistent world. The kicker is that the graphics are all text, no actual graphics.

Hand of Fate, A Card Based Action Game Released For Linux

Hand of Fate is now in Steam's Early Access section for those of you willing to front some bucks to get it on the action. The game is described as a hybrid roguelike/action-RPG/deck builder and it looks rather pretty too.

Sproggiwood, A Turn-based Tactical Roguelike Set In A World Inspired By Finnish Mythology

Bring civilization to Sproggiwood, a story-driven, turn-based roguelike set in a world of mischief and wonder. One moment, you’re a simple farmer from the peaceful island of Clog -- the next, you’re lured through a mysterious portal by a talking sheep.

Taking A Look At ADOM, Ancient Domains Of Mystery Roguelike

According to the developers ADOM is one of the most successful roguelikes ever made. It's quite a boast, so we check it out to see if it's any good.

Crypt of the NecroDancer First Impressions

Linux builds of Crypt of the NecroDancer were made available to pre-orderers last week. Cheese takes some time to share his thoughts.

Vulture For Nethack On Steam's Greenlight For Linux

I am sure there are plenty of Nethack fans around, Vulture is an isometric graphical interface for the roguelike engine: NetHack and it's trying to get on Steam.

Desktop Dungeons, A Quick-play Roguelike Puzzle Game Released For Linux

We asked the developers about Desktop Dungeons getting a Linux port quite a while ago, and today they deliver in style. Desktop Dungeons is a a quick-play roguelike puzzle game, that sounds pretty confusing, but it looks awesome.

Paranautical Activity Cancels Co-Op And Draws More Ire For Early Access

I assume I am not alone in seeing the hate that Early Access has been getting from some sources recently. Well, the latest game to stoke the fire has been set off by CodeAvarice, developers of Paranautical Activity, a game that we have featured previously that combines both FPS and Rougelike gameplay features.

The Dungeoning A Vibrant Roguelike Platformer

The Dungeoning is a new and very colourful roguelike platformer on Desura for Linux. Featuring random levels and permanent death to keep you frustrated.
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