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A new radeonsi (Mesa) patch should fix issues in many games for AMD GPU owners

By liamdawe, 21 January 2017 at 10:52 am UTC (22 Comments)
Samuel Pitoiset (Valve) discovered an issue in radeonsi (Mesa) that Marek Olšák has now patched up and is already in Mesa-git.

Wine 2.0-rc6 released, should be the last one before a stable release

By liamdawe, 20 January 2017 at 10:48 pm UTC (4 Comments)
Wine 2.0-rc6 is now available and it brings in another 21 bug fixes which should make this a seriously stable release. It has no new features, as they are in a code freeze.

Albion Online announce new equipment, new PvE content and more coming in the 'Galahad' update

By liamdawe, 20 January 2017 at 1:19 pm UTC (4 Comments)
Albion Online, the Linux-friendly MMO has another blog post and video detailing changes coming to this interesting MMO.

Alien: Isolation - The Collection is 70% off on the Feral Interactive store

By liamdawe, 20 January 2017 at 11:54 am UTC (29 Comments)
If you fancy scaring yourself silly this weekend, be sure to check out Alien: Isolation - The Collection which is 70% off on the Feral Interactive store.

Join me tonight at 8:30PM UTC for some Linux gaming fun on Twitch

By liamdawe, 20 January 2017 at 10:49 am UTC (5 Comments)
As Samsai is away on secret business, I will be taking control of the Friday livestream today and probably next week too. I will be livestreaming Saturday as well, so double the Liam fun!

Yooka-Laylee has revealed multiplayer in a new trailer

By liamdawe, 20 January 2017 at 10:38 am UTC (5 Comments)
If you weren't already sold on Yooka-Laylee, this new multiplayer trailer might just sell you on it and it looks fantastic.

The open source Vulkan driver 'radv' for AMD on Linux has patches for geometry shader support

By liamdawe, 20 January 2017 at 10:18 am UTC (9 Comments)
Dave Airlie sent in a massive patch-set of 31 patches for 'radv', the open source AMD Vulkan driver, to support geometry shaders.

Total War: WARHAMMER makes Grombrindal the White Dwarf Legendary Lord available to all players

By BTRE, 20 January 2017 at 10:10 am UTC (1 Comments)
Originally available to anyone who went to a physical Games Workshop store, this Legendary Lord has now been made available for free on Steam if you own the game.

Torment: Tides of Numenera shows off some more gameplay mechanics in new trailers

By BTRE, 20 January 2017 at 2:26 am UTC (8 Comments)
The upcoming RPG by inXile Entertainment is looking good. There’s a pair of new trailers that show off more of the game systems and offer a preview of what we can expect once the game is out.

Bear With Me: Episode Two releasing February 15th, bringing more noir adventure

By BTRE, 20 January 2017 at 12:46 am UTC (0 Comments)
The next installment in the noir point and click adventure will be arriving soon. This humor-laced adventure will throw more of everything at the player, including more crime bosses and allies.

SteamOS updated with some major new drivers and an updated Debian base

By liamdawe, 19 January 2017 at 10:53 pm UTC (22 Comments)
SteamOS isn't being left out in the cold like some would believe, as it too today got a big update with new shiny stuff.

Major Stable Steam client update, Xbox controller config support, vastly improved Linux client

By liamdawe, 19 January 2017 at 10:43 pm UTC (17 Comments)
This is the big one. Steam have released a major update of the Steam client which not only adds in some big new features, it also drastically improves the Linux client.

Nearly five years after the Kickstarter, Carmageddon still isn’t on Linux despite the stretch goal being reached

By liamdawe, 19 January 2017 at 9:23 pm UTC (36 Comments)
In May it will be five years since the Carmageddon: Reincarnation Kickstarter. Linux support was a stretch goal they reached and we still have nothing to show for it.

Imperium Galactica II: Alliances released for Linux & SteamOS, seems native too

By liamdawe, 19 January 2017 at 8:11 pm UTC (13 Comments)
Imperium Galactica II: Alliances just released for Linux & SteamOS and it looks like it's a native version.

Long War 2 now available for XCOM 2 for free, but not for Linux yet

By liamdawe, 19 January 2017 at 3:33 pm UTC (8 Comments)
Long War 2 is the massive overhaul mod for XCOM 2 from the same people who did the original Long War for the previous XCOM game.
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