Category:  Steam

By RootGamer, September 12, 2013 0 News, Steam

Coming Soon: Players who share computers can also share their Steam games. Steam Family Sharing, a new service feature that allows close friends and family members to share their libraries of Steam games, is coming to Steam, a leading platform for the delivery and management of PC, Mac, and Linux games and software. The feature will become available next week, in limited beta on Steam.

By RootGamer, September 10, 2013 2 News, Nightmares from the Deep, Steam

‘Nightmares from the Deep: The Cursed Heart‘ tells the story of Sarah Black, a museum owner whose daughter has been kidnapped by an undead pirate. The pursuit of the kidnapper leads her to a mysterious island filled with secrets long buried. Under the light of the full moon, the actual nature of the island is revealed, along with the huge skull-shaped rock at its center

By RootGamer, September 10, 2013 0 Duke Nukem 3D, News, Shadow Warrior (dos), Steam

‘Duke Nukem 3D‘ and ‘Shadow Warrior‘ are available as ports from the sourcecode. Both games have been remastered by ‘Devolver Digital‘ to support higher screen resolutions and other visual enhancements. Most important news would be, officially support Linux for the first time!

By RootGamer, August 31, 2013 0 Natural Selection 2, News, Steam

In February, NS2 was Gorgeous. Now, it is Reinforced. The culmination of nearly six months of development, Reinforced takes Natural Selection 2 to new heights, with stunning graphics and intense gameplay. The game is now available on steam store with a 75% discount. Natural Selection Gameplay Like its predecessor, Natural Selection 2 features two opposing teams of players, Kharaa (aliens) and Marines, seeking to destroy… Read More »

By RootGamer, July 24, 2013 5 F1-Drive, News, Steam

It gave me a warm feeling, when  first read about ‘F-1 Drive‘ a 3D racing game based on Formula 1. The game showed up on Steam Greenlight with Linux support! The gameplay is pretty simple, try to run the best laps you can. ‘F-1 Drive‘ has a unique feature that transfers the computer control to study the behavior of bots and then come up with the… Read More »

By RootGamer, July 22, 2013 1 Divo, News, Steam

This is an unusual, bright and dynamic arcade game, in which we manage the cavy in a cyber wheel! Our hero must for limited time to reach the finish point is at the level of that simultaneously avoiding collisions with enemies and collecting all sorts of bonuses, for the successful completion of levels!

By RootGamer, July 17, 2013 3 Half Life, News, Steam, Sven Co-op

The team behind the ‘Sven Co-op’ mod for Half-Life announced that Valve has approved plans for a standalone and free2play version of the mod,  to Steam users.

By RootGamer, July 10, 2013 0 Gateways, News, Steam

From the creative mind of Smudged Cat Games comes an exciting new retro-styled 2D platformer; ‘Gateways‘ is set in the lab of an inventor called Ed following an outbreak of a number of his more “creative” experiments. The game is available on Steam and Desura(currently only shows windows). The Linux release of ‘Gateways’ was announced on the developers blog; Gateways for Linux and Mac has just gone… Read More »

By RootGamer, July 9, 2013 0 News, Steam, Steam skin manager

Valve released a new update for the steam client, adding support for 64-bit Linux games, updated to SDL 2.0 rc, the multimedia library was also used to port the UnrealEngine to linux with Dungeon Defenders and some annoying bugs with Big Picture have been resolved with the update.

By RootGamer, July 4, 2013 1 Crusaderkings2, News, Steam

The infamous lords of the Dark Ages might be drawing to a close, but developer Paradox Studio is not showing any signs of defeat with ‘Crusader Kings 2‘. The latest updated solves some annoying bugs and a major step in game balance enhancement. More details about the v1.103 update can be found in the changelog below.

By RootGamer, July 2, 2013 1 Left 4 Dead 2, News, Steam

The Extended Mutation System, Linux support, and other features and fixes are moving to Left 4 Dead 2 proper. Thanks to everyone who helped test all the changes in the Beta Build. You can find a complete list of changes below. The Linux conversion is ready for primetime so we are opening it up to more people and releasing it officially on Steam. This will… Read More »

By RootGamer, July 2, 2013 0 Leisure Suit Larry, News, Steam

Leisure Suit Larry in the Land of the Lounge Lizards is available to Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. The game is made by Replay Games, that funding for the game got together through Kickstarter, and can be purchased for odd fifteen pounds. It’s not just the funniest game you’ve ever played……it’s also the most infamous video game of all time! Leisure Suit Larry in the Land of… Read More »

By Yulike, June 13, 2013 0 Humble Bundle, SoftwareStore, Steam

As usual the guys at Humble Bundle bring us another amazing deal with the Humble Weekly Sale. This week they offer 5 of 11 Bit Studios best games, for a minimum of $2.71 (as of my writing). Not only is this an amazing deal but it’s also the first Weekly Sale to offer full Linux support, meaning all games have Linux versions. Sticking with what… Read More »

By Yulike, June 5, 2013 1 News, Steam

If you’ve been keeping up with Linux gaming news, you will know that Paradox Development Studio are quite keen to support Linux, and our gaming efforts. So much in fact that they released Crusader Kings II earlier this year, as well as its numerous DLC . After stating, on their public forums, that both CK II and Europa Universalis IV will be supporting Linux on their latest engine, they have… Read More »

By RootGamer, May 18, 2013 0 News, Steam

Steam Trading Cards are virtual cards earned by playing games on Steam. Sets of cards can be turned into game badges. To receive an invitation, you have to post a request in the user groups