Category:  News

By RootGamer, January 10, 2016 0 Advertorial, News

Stormfall: Age of War by Plarium is a browser-based MMO strategy game set during the fantasy kingdom of Darkshine. The game features castle building, resources management and PvP warfare under the guidance of Lord Oberon, protector of Stormfall. The game has a top-down isometric camera angle and retro 2D graphics.

By RootGamer, January 7, 2016 0 Crusaderkings2, News

If something isn’t lacking in Crusader Kings II next to the intrigue, assassination plots and appointing horses as consultants, then it is the amount of DLC available to the game. Besides many small packages released containing mostly cosmetic perks ‘Crusader Kings‘ announced the 11th expansion: Conclave.

By RootGamer, January 3, 2016 0 Download, News, Openage

openage: a volunteer project to create a free engine clone of Age of Empires II, primarily aimed at POSIX platforms such as GNU/Linux, comparable in its goals to projects like OpenMW, OpenRA, OpenTTD and OpenRCT2

By RootGamer, December 18, 2015 0 BoxByte Lyte, Download, News

Hey everyone! Long time lurker, first time poster. I’ve just reached beta in my game BoxByte Lyte. With those words isaiahg announced ‘BoxByte Lyte‘ on ycombinator

By RootGamer, December 4, 2015 1 Grid Racing, News

The racing game ‘Grid Racing‘, which was released in 2014 for Windows, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, will arrive on December 10 to OS X and Linux. There will be support for cross-platform multiplayer, allowing gamers with different platforms online to compete against each other.

By RootGamer, December 2, 2015 0 Download, News, Warsow

shameless copy from: https://www.warsow.gg/forum/thread/t/230624   Warsow 2.0 is released after a year and half of continuous development and multiple community betas. Listing individual changes and improvements of over 150 featured in the release would take too much space and time, so here are some most prominent ones: – Tutorial level was added to introduce new players to the basics of Warsow gameplay, movement and combat…. Read More »

By RootGamer, November 30, 2015 2 News, Rocket League

Rocket League expected this year on Linux!

By RootGamer, November 3, 2015 0 Blockstorm, Download, News

Blockstorm is a FPS game set in a world made of destructible blocks. All maps and characters included in the game are made with the same tools that are available to the public. You can build everything in Blockstorm, and you can destroy it.

By RootGamer, November 3, 2015 1 News, Steam

Online gaming platform Steam has broken its previous users record. On Monday, November 1st were 13.5 million players simultaneously logged into the steam platform.

By RootGamer, November 2, 2015 0 Battletech, Kickstarter, News

The Kickstarter for strategy game Battletech, the game in the same universe as MechWarrior, has reached all its stretch goals. With the 2.5 million dollars raised harebrained schemes, the studio can make both single- and multiplayer.

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 Kereltis, March 1, 2015 0 Giveaway, News, Rootrivia, Star Traders: 4X Empires

Last month Trese Brothers – Brothers on a Mission – announced the Linux release of “Star Traders: 4X Empires” which is currently available on Steam. In ‘Star Traders: 4X Empires’ you take command of a rag-tag group of human refugees fleeing in the great Exodus, and must help them re-establish your galactic civilization, defend your fledgling colonies, and rediscover lost technologies.

By Kereltis, February 28, 2015 1 Edge Of Eternity, Game, News

They have done it once again, the Edge of Eternity Kickstarter campaign has reached $100,000! About 100K$! Yasunori Mitsuda is getting ready! That’s right, not only are we going to see a classic J-RPG, but it is now looking very likely with 21 days to go, that we’ll see a soundtrack written by the legendary, Yasunori Mitsuda. In 1995, he released his first masterpiece with… Read More »

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.