Category Archives: Linux
Wed, May 22, 2013 | 12:09 BST
Leisure Suit Larry: Reloaded has been delayed after developer Replay Games brought it forward a few weeks ago.
Wed, May 22, 2013 | 10:10 BST
Heavy Gear Assault developer Stompy Bot Productions has launched a Kickstarter campaign for a free and pay-what-you-want take on the series. It’s a chunky shooter, and it’s riddled with dynamic destruction.
Mon, May 20, 2013 | 08:51 BST
OZombie has been revealed by Spicy Horse boss American McGee. It’s a twisted take on The Wizard of Oz, starring a giant mutated hound version of Toto, and a shit-scary Tin Man.
Fri, May 17, 2013 | 00:53 BST
Six more games have been approved by Valve’s esoteric Greenlight service for eventual release through the premiere PC distribution platform.
Tue, May 14, 2013 | 07:08 BST
Developer direct digital distribution hub Show Me The Games is throwing a whopping sale for the next few days, with discounts of 35% to 75% on 32 indie titles. There are some well known names on the list – And Yet It Moves, Gratuitous Space Battles, Defcon and Voxeltron, for example – as well as a bunch of lesser-known efforts you might not have heard of. A wide variety of genres are represented, and many titles are available on Linux and Mac as well as PC.
Tue, May 14, 2013 | 01:49 BST
Fri, May 10, 2013 | 22:15 BST
With 40 hours left on the clock, DarkSeas Games’ Road Redemption Kickstarter has been funded. The initial funding goal was $160,000, and 3,929 backers funded it with $163,315 in pledges. You can find out more on the game which is currently slated for a PC, Mac and Linux in July, and Wii U some time this year, through the link.
Thu, May 09, 2013 | 02:55 BST
Replay Games has a new release date for Leisure Suity Larry Reloaded, and for once it’s earlier than anticipated.
Wed, May 08, 2013 | 22:32 BST
Tue, May 07, 2013 | 20:55 BST
The Double Fine Humble Bundle has launched. The lovely pay-what-you-want pack comes with cross-platform and DRM-free versions of Costume Quest, Psychonauts and Stacking. If ou pay over the $8.28 minimum you will also get Brütal Legend, If you pay $35 or more, you will also be pre-ordering Broken Age, the firm’s Kickstarter project. If you are feeling even more generous, if you pay $70 you will also get a t-shirt. All games are compatible with Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux, and just giving $1 opens the three main titles up on Steam. You have 13 days left on the clock. A video is below.
Sat, May 04, 2013 | 16:16 BST
Early footage of the combat in Planetary Annihilation has been shown in a live stream demonstration video by Uber Entertainment.
Sat, May 04, 2013 | 15:34 BST
As promised earlier this week, the Left 4 Dead 2 Linux beta is live. The beta build allows Linux owners to play the game natively, and comes with the new Extended Mutation System. Those who currently own Left 4 Dead 2 will see the beta in their Steam library, and the complete game comes with authoring tools and the beta Dedicated Server. It also includes updated Windows and Mac clients, so even if you are not running under Linux you can help by testing the Beta. Further information can be found through the link to the L4D Blog.
Fri, May 03, 2013 | 17:48 BST
Fri, May 03, 2013 | 05:40 BST
Science fiction sandbox Starbound has amassed a whopping $1 million in pre-orders, unlocking a nubmer of stretch goals.
Thu, May 02, 2013 | 09:43 BST
Team Fortress 2 developer Valve has dropped the update-bomb today, with a brand new patch that integrates the studio’s new “Steampipe” content delivery method, among other things.
Thu, May 02, 2013 | 01:20 BST
Three games and one new piece of software have made it through Steam Greenlight’s community selection process.
Wed, May 01, 2013 | 02:48 BST
Here’s a new Kickstarter form a team nobody seems to have heard of, but we’re all pretty excited anyway because Son of Nor looks awesome.
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 | 23:05 BST
Muse Games has released another free content update for Guns of Icarus Online, bringing the post-apocalyptic airship combat game to version 1.2 and adding a bunch of new goodies.
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 | 22:30 BST
Red Thread Games has ramped production up on Dreamfall Chapters: The Longest Journey. Development of the Kickstarted sequel to Ragnar Tørnquist’s classic adventures is now in full swing, and the studio is busy hiring new staff and looking for cast members. Hit the break to hear the crew chat about how it’s going so far; heretofore unseen portions of the game will be shown at a conference in June, so presumably the short answer is “quite well, thank you”.
Mon, Apr 29, 2013 | 23:22 BST
Epic Games is pleased as punch to present a collection of seven highly-praised indie games built on its popular Unreal Engine 3 platform.