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By Che, April 17, 2014 0 Game, Heldric - Legend of Shoemaker, News

Defend your village, build and upgrade your defences and battle legions of monsters intent on squishing your villagers brains, “Heldric – The legend of the shoemaker” now on Steam! About Do you enjoy hack-n-slash but longed for a bit more? Maybe you like tower defense games but find them a bit boring? Heldric is a unique mix of the same old styles of game with… Read More »

By Che, April 17, 2014 0 Circuits, News

If you love puzzle games and you love music, you are going to really get into “Circuits”, now available on Steam! About Simple in concept, but very challenging and rewarding, Circuits is a musical puzzle game that requires careful listening to complete each level. Piece together the different parts of a song. Sounds easy, but maybe not. As we love music, we wanted to make… Read More »

By Che, April 17, 2014 0 Game, News, Secrets of Rætikon

The incredibly different and interesting arty open world puzzle platformer “Secrets of Raetikon” (previously an early access title), is now available on Steam! About You find yourself alone in the mountains of the Alps. Discover strange contraptions, wild animals and the mysteries of an ancient culture. Uncover the Secrets of Rætikon in an atmospheric, open-world 2D game in which you fly like a bird and… Read More »

By Che, April 17, 2014 0 News, ReignMaker

Visually appealing city builder and tower defence title “ReignMaker” has been released on Steam for Linux! About ReignMaker is a city building political strategy game with match-3 tower defense combat. From your capital city you lead your Kingdom against the invading Void Army that threatens all life. Your strategy, tower defense, and match-3 skills will determine the fate of your armies, but the many political… Read More »

By Che, April 17, 2014 0 News

Futuristic open-world survival title “Earth: Year 2066″ is now available on Steam early access! About Earth: Year 2066 is a first person sci-fi apocalyptic open-world game where your main aim is to survive. Set in post-apocalyptic future, you take on the role as a survivor of a nuclear war between USA and China. You became a mutant because of radiation. You need to get to… Read More »

By Che, April 17, 2014 0 Fooseball Street Edtion, Game, News

We’ve all played it and we’ve all loved it, well now you can play it on your Linux rig, “Foosball – Street Edition” has been released on Steam! About Tired of being stuck in the foosball table, the players of the team Rayados have released themselves, and now roam free on the neighborhood! Of course, freedom was only the first step, they aim for more:… Read More »

By RootGamer, April 14, 2014 0 News, Steam Machine

The Steam Controller comes out in October or November! That says a source from the game industry at exhibition game Pax East. Steam Machines would be available at the end of the year and is supposed to be compatible with over 500 games that support SteamOS.

By RootGamer, April 14, 2014 0 GoDot, News

Godot is a fully featured, open source, MIT licensed, game engine. It focuses on having great tools, and a visual oriented workflow that can export to PC, Mobile and Web platforms with no hassle. The editor, language and APIs are feature rich, yet simple to learn, allowing you to become productive in a matter of hours.

By RootGamer, April 14, 2014 0 Download, Indiegogo, KeeperRL, News

KeeperRL is an opensource dungeon simulator game inspired by Dungeon Keeper and Dwarf Fortress. You become an evil wizard seeking the ultimate knowledge of destruction. You can control your minions, and explore and conquer the world in a roguelike fashion. Combat is turn-based and very tactical. The whole world is procedurally generated.

By Che, April 12, 2014 0 Game, News, Star Citizen

According to Star Citizen developer Chris Roberts, speaking at PAX East in Boston, “Star Citizen” is heading to Linux. About When asked about AAA titles heading to Linux, Chris Roberts had this to say “I will say that the likelihood of it happening is increasing because all the major engines are porting to Linux”. His best line in my mind was just after he explained… Read More »

By Che, April 12, 2014 0 Game, News, T.E.C. 3001

We’ve all spent hours dashing around our mobile screens, well now you can do the same on Linux, “T.E.C. 3001″ released on Steam! About Run, Rush, Haste, Burst Speed has never been pushed this far. Jump, Charge, Dodge, Slide You just slipped and got crushed! You can’t handle T.E.C 3001 yet… Try again until speed holds no secrets for you. In T.E.C 3001 (Tesla Energy… Read More »

By Che, April 11, 2014 0 Awesomenauts, Game, News

Three new pieces of DLC are now available for Awesomenauts on Steam! Video Cynical Vinnie & Total Spike   Being part of the Royal British Digital Society of Well-Mannered Gentlemen, Cynical Vinnie and Total Spike have donned their finest attire just to treat you to their deadly fish and chips. Huzzah! Features This DLC contains a custom skin for Vinnie & Spike in Awesomenauts, and… Read More »

By Che, April 10, 2014 0 Game, Imagine Me, News

A new build of “Imagine Me” has been released on Steam in preparation for PAX East in Boston! About The GG+ build is here and is something we all are so proud of.  The whole team worked super hard to get this build out to you today so you could be enjoying the same awesome experience everyone at PAX East is. Please, reach out to… Read More »

By Che, April 10, 2014 0 Earthlock Festival of Magic, Game, News

After what looked to be a close finish, “Earthlock: Festival of Magic” reached its funding goal with forty five hours to spare! About For the past month I have been anxiously following the progress of Snowcastle Games, “Earthlock: Festival of Magic”, the turn based combat title on Kickstarter. Today I am very happy to announce that they have reached their initial funding goal of $150,000… Read More »

By Che, April 8, 2014 0 Download, Evolution RTS, Game, News

The Open Source real time strategy title “Evolution RTS” has been released free (in more ways than one) on Steam! About This is what we love to see here at Rootgamer, an open source title making it through GreenLight and getting onto Steam. It is great to see and I hope they do very well with “Evolution RTS”. Evolution RTS is a free an Open… Read More »