All Posts by: RootGamer

By RootGamer, October 22, 2015 0 The Dwarf Run, Video

The Dwarf Run is an old-fashioned RPG with elements of point-n-click adventure. The story tells of an expedition to the ancient underworld temple undertaken by young dwarf Dalain Stonecruncher with party of friends and numerous adventures that followed. Dalain, Zenn, Ionor, and Barbados are about to meet the strangest beings, join the rebellion, investigate conspiracies, defeat the most powerful of demons, become champions of the… Read More »

By RootGamer, October 22, 2015 0 Review, Video

Keith Henderson Jr: My first review! Thanks to Yacht Club Games for providing me with a free copy! I was surprised how much fun I had with this game; I’m usually not a big man of the whole, “8-bit platformer callback!” genre, but Shovel Knights does things right. Just the feel of the game and the level design were enough to draw me in.  

By RootGamer, June 1, 2015 1 Advertorial, News

Gaming is getting expensive these days. A new system is going to cost you a bare minimum of $300 dollars and that’s before you even have a game to go with it, meaning you’ll need to spend $50 to $70 more and sign up for all the additional accounts required for online play. It’s a heck of an investment, especially for someone with a proclivity… Read More »

By RootGamer, April 7, 2015 0 Axes and Arrows, News

Axes and Arrows is an action-combat platformer for up to 4 players. The game features competitive local Multiplayer and an expansive quest mode which can be played solo or two player cooperatively.

By RootGamer, January 14, 2015 0 Heroes of Steel, News

Heroes of Steel has arrived on Linux with the v3.1.15 update today. During our Greenlight project, due to the high interest from Linux gamers, we added a commitment to release on Linux. It has taken almost a year, but we’ve finally tackled this last platform.

By RootGamer, December 12, 2014 0 News, Oculus Rift

The creaters of virtual reality headsets Oculus has taken over former developers of Kinect, who worked on the observation of hand movements with the Oculus Rift. Oculus has also acquired a company that specializes in the sketches of 3D models.

By RootGamer, December 3, 2014 0 News, Steam

Valve has announced a service for live streaming of gameplay footage. With Steam Broadcasting Group is going to compete against Twitch and on Ustream.

By RootGamer, November 12, 2014 0 Lords of Xulima, News

Lords of Xulima is a Role-playing game set on the mythical continent of Xulima, where Gods and humans once walked side by side. Experience a genuine RPG featuring over 100 hours of gameplay, and discover one of the most epic sagas ever told.

By RootGamer, November 6, 2014 0 Desura, News

Last year ‘Linden Labs’ acquired ‘Desura’, we interviewed Desura founder Scott Reismanis about Desura’s future and development. In which he was enthusiastic about the  transition and shared high hopes for it’s team and possible new features.

By RootGamer, November 5, 2014 0 Download, Stunt Rally

‘Stunt Rally‘ car simulation is done by VDrift a great game by itself, also using bullet. Rendering is done by OGRE, trees/grass by PagedGeometry, Gui by MyGUI. The road is based on a 3D spline and it’s fully customizable in editor

By RootGamer, October 17, 2014 1 News, ProjectCARS

The English developer ‘Slightly Mad Studios‘ has announced the release date of the racing game ‘Project Cars‘ moved from late November to March 2015. By delaying the game release, Slightly Mad Studios hopes to avoid competition from other titles.

By RootGamer, October 8, 2014 0

Football Manager 2015 is just a few weeks away, so learn what’s new in the latest installment of Sports Interactive’s highly-respected simulation series. The Football Manager 2015 features video below runs for nearly half an hour, but it covers a lot of content. Kicking off with the new user interface,… Read More »

By RootGamer, September 23, 2014 0 Counter Strike: Global Offensive, News

Looks like Christmas comes early this year, ‘Counter-Strike: Global Offensive’ has reached ‘playable’ status according to steamdb. On the steam store you don’t see the game listed yet. However, the game can be installed already!! Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) is a first-person shooter video game which is a part of the Counter-Strike series. It was announced to the public on August 12, 2011, and is developed by Valve Corporation and their partner, Hidden Path Entertainment. The game was later released on August 21, 2012 for the Playstation 3, Xbox 360, Microsoft Windows, and OS X as a downloadable title.

SCREENSHOTS: Train Fever

By RootGamer, September 17, 2014 1

It’s the year 1850, and there are great times ahead! Establish a transport company and be its manager. Build infrastructure such as railways and stations, purchase transportation vehicles and manage lines. Fulfill the people’s needs and watch cities evolve dynamically. Train Fever runs on an engine specifically developed for this… Read More »

By RootGamer, September 17, 2014 0 Download, Lutris, News

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.