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== Introduction to Linux Gaming ==
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We have many places you can find us to chat! We have our [https://www.gamingonlinux.com/irc/ IRC], our [https://telegram.me/linux_gaming Telegram Group], our [https://discord.gg/0rxBtcSOonvGzXr4 Discord Chat], our [https://riot.im/app/#/room/#gamingonlinux:matrix.org Matrix Chat] and [https://www.gamingonlinux.com/forum/ our Forum].
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== Wiki ==
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=== Introduction to Linux Gaming ===
 
*[[Newbie guide]]
 
*[[Newbie guide]]
 
*[[Stores selling Linux games]] - Information about where you can buy your Linux games.
 
*[[Stores selling Linux games]] - Information about where you can buy your Linux games.
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*[[Wine]] and [[Wine#PlayOnLinux|PlayOnLinux]] - Introduction to Wine and PlayOnLinux.
 
*[[Wine]] and [[Wine#PlayOnLinux|PlayOnLinux]] - Introduction to Wine and PlayOnLinux.
 
*[[What is DRM?]] - A short explanation of DRM and its advantages and disadvantages.
 
*[[What is DRM?]] - A short explanation of DRM and its advantages and disadvantages.
*[https://www.reddit.com/r/linux_gaming/wiki/drivers Graphic drivers on Linux] - Information about different graphic card drivers on Linux.
 
  
== Games Lists ==
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=== Games Lists ===
 
*[[List of crowdfunding games]] - Lists of crowdfunding projects related to Linux gaming.
 
*[[List of crowdfunding games]] - Lists of crowdfunding projects related to Linux gaming.
 
*[[Open Source Games]] - Free and Open Source games that support Linux.
 
*[[Open Source Games]] - Free and Open Source games that support Linux.
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*[[Steam Games Missing Linux Ports]] - games on Steam that have a Linux port (native or not) available in any official sources elsewhere.
 
*[[Steam Games Missing Linux Ports]] - games on Steam that have a Linux port (native or not) available in any official sources elsewhere.
  
== Testing and building guides ==
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=== Testing and building guides ===
 
*[[Building Mesa from source]] - A guide how to build Mesa from source and use it without replacing your system Mesa packages.
 
*[[Building Mesa from source]] - A guide how to build Mesa from source and use it without replacing your system Mesa packages.
  
== Developers Info ==
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=== Developers Info ===
 
This is aimed at being a list of game engines and technology which supports you building Linux games within.  
 
This is aimed at being a list of game engines and technology which supports you building Linux games within.  
 
*[[Game Engines]] - Aimed at developers to find a game engine they can build a game with that supports Linux.
 
*[[Game Engines]] - Aimed at developers to find a game engine they can build a game with that supports Linux.
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=== Misc ===
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*[[FundingCrowdTeam|The Funding Crowd Team Page]]
  
 
== Links ==
 
== Links ==
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=== GamingOnLinux Links ===
 
=== GamingOnLinux Links ===
*[http://www.gamingonlinux.com Main Website]
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*[https://www.gamingonlinux.com Main Website]
*[http://www.gamingonlinux.com/forum/ Linux gamers forum]
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*[https://www.gamingonlinux.com/forum/ Linux gamers forum]
 
*[https://www.gamingonlinux.com/index.php?module=calendar Release Calendar]
 
*[https://www.gamingonlinux.com/index.php?module=calendar Release Calendar]
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*[https://www.gamingonlinux.com/index.php?module=game Games Database]
  
 
=== General Linux Gaming Links ===
 
=== General Linux Gaming Links ===
 
*[https://www.reddit.com/r/linux_gaming/ Linux Gaming subreddit]
 
*[https://www.reddit.com/r/linux_gaming/ Linux Gaming subreddit]
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**[https://www.reddit.com/r/linux_gaming/wiki/index The Linux_Gaming Wiki]
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**[https://www.reddit.com/r/linux_gaming/wiki/faq Linux_Gaming FAQs]
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**[https://www.reddit.com/r/linux_gaming/wiki/starting_guide The ultimate guide to migrating to Linux]
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**[https://www.reddit.com/r/linux_gaming/wiki/drivers Graphic drivers on Linux] - Information about different graphic card drivers on Linux.
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**[https://www.reddit.com/r/linux_gaming/comments/57j4m1/a_list_of_free_as_in_beer_linux_games_on_steam/ Free Steam games] - A list of free (as in {{H:title|“Now son, you don’t want to drink beer. That’s for Daddies, and kids with fake IDs.” - Homer Simpson|beer}}) Linux games available on Steam
 
*[http://pcgamingwiki.com/wiki/Home PCGamingWiki] - Multi-OS game database.
 
*[http://pcgamingwiki.com/wiki/Home PCGamingWiki] - Multi-OS game database.
*[http://store.steampowered.com/search/?tags=-1&os=linux Steam games] - Games available on [http://store.steampowered.com/about/ Steam] for Linux/SteamOS
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*[https://steamdb.info/linux/ SteamOS & Linux Games · Steam Database] - SteamOS & Linux products on Steam that are confirmed to work and products that have hints of Linux support
*[https://www.reddit.com/r/linux_gaming/comments/57j4m1/a_list_of_free_as_in_beer_linux_games_on_steam/ Free Steam games] - A list of free (as in {{H:title|“Now son, you don’t want to drink beer. That’s for Daddies, and kids with fake IDs.” - Homer Simpson|beer}}) Linux games available on Steam
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*[https://lgdb.org/ Linux game database | Database for Linux games]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Linux_games List of Linux games - Wikipedia]
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*[http://store.steampowered.com/search/?tags=-1&os=linux Steam] - Games available on [http://store.steampowered.com/about/ Steam] for Linux/SteamOS
 
*[https://www.humblebundle.com/store/search/platform/linux Humble Store] - Games available on [https://www.humblebundle.com/store/about The Humble Store] for Linux/SteamOS
 
*[https://www.humblebundle.com/store/search/platform/linux Humble Store] - Games available on [https://www.humblebundle.com/store/about The Humble Store] for Linux/SteamOS
 
*[https://www.gog.com/games?system=lin_mint,lin_ubuntu&sort=title&page=1 GOG] - Games available on [https://www.gog.com/support/website_help/what_is_gog_com GOG] for Linux/SteamOS
 
*[https://www.gog.com/games?system=lin_mint,lin_ubuntu&sort=title&page=1 GOG] - Games available on [https://www.gog.com/support/website_help/what_is_gog_com GOG] for Linux/SteamOS
 
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*[https://itch.io/games/platform-linux Itch.io] - Games available on [https://itch.io/docs/general/about itch.io] for Linux/SteamOS
=== Misc ===
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*[[FundingCrowdTeam|The Funding Crowd Team Page]]
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=== Wiki editing ===
 
=== Wiki editing ===
 
* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Help:Wiki_markup Wiki markup] - An overview of the syntax used for writing the wiki articles
 
* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Help:Wiki_markup Wiki markup] - An overview of the syntax used for writing the wiki articles

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Welcome to the GamingOnLinux.com Wiki! This will hopefully be the Linux gamers guide to all things for Linux games. To combat spam you need to register to edit anything. Please do consider supporting us on Patreon!

We have many places you can find us to chat! We have our IRC, our Telegram Group, our Discord Chat, our Matrix Chat and our Forum.

Wiki

Introduction to Linux Gaming

Games Lists

Testing and building guides

Developers Info

This is aimed at being a list of game engines and technology which supports you building Linux games within.

  • Game Engines - Aimed at developers to find a game engine they can build a game with that supports Linux.

Misc

Links

Technical Support Links

Generally, the first port of call for problems that you may encounter is the dedicated support (forums, IRC, knowledgebases etc) provided by the Linux distribution that you're using. The relevant distro subreddit may also be useful. If the problem is a game-specific one, then searching out support from the game's site or Steam community hub may be of help. Otherwise, you may find the following links of use:

GamingOnLinux Links

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Wiki editing

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