Lutris is a gaming platform such as Steam or Desura, just without the ability to buy games but fully open source. Lutris make use of more than twenty emulators and game runners to provide a very large library of supported games.
Zelda Classic is a tribute to one of the greatest video game of all time: Nintendo’s The Legend of Zelda. It has been developed into an exact replica of the NES version that we all know and love. Beyond that, Zelda Classic allows the development of new quests that can use either the traditional graphics or enhanced graphics, as well as new enemies, items, and challenges.
Strife is a competitive online game that features non-stop action and thrilling combat. Take control of powerful and versatile heroes, each capable of dominating in unique ways, and exert your will in an epic battle between two teams. Designed to offer vast customization options for each type of player, Strife is regularly updated with exciting, game-changing content. 0 0
The open-source shooter ‘Unvanquished’ keeps improving. The community is very much alive and the projects development is a all time high(?). Latest Unvanquished v0.30 got released, introducing all kinds of improvements and new candy to enjoy.
‘OpenTomb’ is a cross-platform re-implementation of classic Tomb Raider 1—5 engines that were developed by now defunct Core Design. It is not a patcher or DLL extension of already existing engines. +3 0
NEWS: Download: War§ow 1.5
Warsow is set in a futuristic cartoonish world where rocketlauncher-wielding pigs and lasergun-carrying cyberpunks roam the streets. It is a completely free, fast-paced first-person shooter for Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X. Speed and movement is what Warsow is all about. Like a true cyberathlete you jump, dash, dodge, and walljump your way through the game. Grab power-ups before your enemy does, plant a bomb… Read More »
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. 0 0
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 »
‘H-Craft Championship‘ is a science fiction racing game developed by independent game studio Irrgheist. A Russian version of the game was later released by Akella. The game is build using the free graphics engine Irrlicht. After a long down time, in 2014 the developers released the game as freeware and announced the game development will be continued including an Android version in the next release…. Read More »
NEWS: ‘Open Dungeons’ revived
OpenDungeons, an open source, real time strategy game sharing game elements with the Dungeon Keeper series and Evil Genius. Players build an underground dungeon which is inhabited by creatures. Players fight each other for control of the underground by indirectly commanding their creatures, directly casting spells in combat, and luring enemies into sinister traps. The open-source implementation of the classic Dungeon Keeper, Open Dungeons, is… Read More »
Recently we covered the initial funding and success of ‘The Mims: Beginning’ with Indiegogo. This week the developers thank the community for their support by releasing a Beta of the odd, mythical and funny adventure-strategy game. About Mims In ‘The Mims: Beginning‘ you play a God-like caretaker of a colony of creatures called Mims who are space travelers stranded in a strange place when their ship was… Read More »
The free horror-game ‘Serena‘ is designed to show off Senscape’s Dagon engine built for their Kickstarter success Asylum. Senscape being the new company headed by Agustin Cordes, he of notorious horror adventure, Scratches. And Serena being a game made by him, with contributions from a whole bunch of other indie adventure developers, including Space Quest’s Scott Murphy and John Mandel. When you enjoyed horror game… Read More »
The first OpenArena Community Mappack volume is composed by 13 maps from 4 authors and a plethora of collaborators. It has been developed and tested with OpenArena 0.8.8. OpenArena Community Mappack (also called OACMP) is a series of mappacks containing GPL’d maps made by the community itself. The idea is to give GPL servers something else to play aside of the official maps and the… Read More »
The list of changes is smaller than previous updates, however the new automatic-save feature is much appreciated. You find the new version of the Retrobooster demo below. +1 0
Lutris – awesome game management tool – got even better. In our interview with Lutris developer Mathieu Comandon mentioned to be working on ‘Steam support‘ for future Lutris release. He sure surprised us with this holiday present and made steam-support part of Lutris 0.3.2. Interview: I’m currently working on better integration with Steam. Things like switching from Steam Linux to Steam Wine, syncing your Steam library into Lutris and installing game… Read More »