Category:  SteamOS

By RootGamer, July 24, 2014 0 News, Steam, Steam Machine, SteamOS

With every new prototype or leaked news, the ‘Steam controller‘ seems to become more traditional. The uncovered image shows similarities with current devices and looks less alien compared to previous screenshots.

By RootGamer, June 25, 2014 0 Gigabyte, News, Steam, SteamOS

Gigabyte has added a new system to its Brix Gaming Series. The new Brix Gaming is a minicomputer that is standard equipped with an Nvidia GeForce GTX 760 graphics card and is available in both black and green.

By Kereltis, January 9, 2014 0 News, SteamOS

Finally some positive news for AMD fans. SteamOS now has support for AMD graphics cards. SteamOS developers have said that the Steam controller firmware upgrade process has been fixed, and that the AMD Catalyst driver has been upgraded to the preview release 13.11 Beta 9.9. According to Softpedia, Valve representative Pierre-Loup is reported to have said: This update upgrades the Catalyst driver in our repositories… Read More »

By Kereltis, January 8, 2014 0 Game, Greenlight, News, Secrets of Rætikon, Steam, SteamOS

Secrets of Rætikon was released for early access today on Steam for Linux and is already looking very different and very awesome! About Secrets of Rætikon is an action-focussed exploration game with an open world. Fly through the savage mountains of the Alps and collect parts of ancient machines. The world is rich in interactivity. Trees, rocks, plants and animals – everything is physics based and… Read More »

Yes Gamers, it’s that time of the year again when Great Father Newell pays our Steam accounts a visit and offers us wonderful discounts on our favourite titles! About A lot of people including myself hold off on our big gaming purchases until one of Steam’s big sales comes around (Bah-humbug…) so I for one am delighted to hear the bells ringing and the Ghosts… Read More »

By Kereltis, December 19, 2013 0 News, Software, Steam, SteamOS

RaySupreme 3D has been released for Linux on Steam, create those 3D models for your games you’ve always wanted to! About Well, it seems Linux is finally getting its day in the sun. We have games and now software coming out of the wood work at the moment and I for one am dancing in joyful glee (a wee drop of the homebrew helps), I… Read More »

By Kereltis, December 17, 2013 0 Game, News, Steam, SteamOS, Violett

If you’re a fan of point and click adventures then look no further, Violett is here! About Set in a world full of wonders, quirks and things from beyond our reality, Violett is a remarkable adventure game that will push your brain to the limits and engross you completely. Dragged by her parents, a young and rebellious teenage girl – Violett, moves to an old… Read More »

By RootGamer, December 14, 2013 5 Download, News, Steam, SteamOS

  Yeah – SteamOS  is finally available. Current beta was pushed to the official repository. Additional information like installation instruction and requirements can be found in the SteamOS FAQ. SteamOS Installer (960 MB) GitHub issue tracker SteamOS EULA Repository SteamOS is built on Debian 7.1 (Wheezy) Gnome manages the desktop environment system requirements 64-bit processor 4GB or more of memory at least 500GB disk NVIDIA graphics… Read More »

By Kereltis, December 14, 2013 0 News, Steam, SteamOS, Teslagrad

The 2D puzzle platformer ‘Teslagrad’ has been released on Steam for Linux at 20% off! About A journey begins… A treacherous tower… Unravel its mysteries! Teslagrad is a 2D puzzle platformer with action elements, where magnetism and other electromagnetic powers are the key to go throughout the game, and thereby discover the secrets kept in the long abandoned Tesla Tower. Gain new abilities to explore… Read More »

By Kereltis, December 12, 2013 0 News, Not The Robots, Steam, SteamOS

Ever fancy yourself a furniture eating robot? Ever wanted to run around campus devouring furniture? Well wait no longer, ‘Not The Robots’ is here! About You are in a seemingly endless campus of office buildings. Your goal is to eat furniture and not get caught. What is going on? Not The Robots is a Roguelike Stealth Furniture Eating Simulator. Explore procedurally generated office buildings. Hide… Read More »

By Kereltis, December 11, 2013 0 News, Steam, Steam Machine, SteamOS

Three hundred lucky Steam users will receive their prototype one of a kind Steam Machines on the 13th of Dec! About The time has come! We are ready to begin shipping Steam Machines and Steam Controllers to the 300 selected beta participants. The machines are due to leave the factory on Friday! The announcement was made today on the Steam Universe, Steam group. This is… Read More »

By RootGamer, November 26, 2013 5 Steam Machine, SteamOS

An American computer manufacturer has released the first details about a Steam Machine released with AMD hardware . The gaming PC gets a Radeon R9 270 video card and comes with Valves Steam Controller for $ 499 . Systems with similar properties as the Steam Machine prototypes with Nvidia cards are high- end systems. Expected pricing above a thousand dollars. The cheapest version is the… Read More »

By RootGamer, November 8, 2013 0 SteamOS, Total War: Rome II

‘Total War: Rome II‘ coming to SteamOS, the Linux-based operating system that should bring Valve Steam to the living room. Doesn’t mean ‘Total War: Rome II‘ is Steam exclusive, the game is expected also to run on other Linux platforms. The release of the game for SteamOS is somewhere in 2014, the publisher of the Total War franchise, Creative Assembly, told game site Polygon. Early next year,… Read More »

By RootGamer, November 7, 2013 0 News, ProjectCARS, SteamOS

Today, Slightly Mad Studios are proud to announce that crowd-powered, AAA racing title Project CARS will be coming to three further gaming platforms in 2014. Furthermore, Project CARS will also be coming to Valve’s Steam OS, extending an existing partnership with Steam that has already allowed tens of thousands of WMD members the ability to download and play builds of the game during its development… Read More »

By RootGamer, September 24, 2013 2 News, Steam, SteamOS

SteamOS is described by Valve as an open source and free to use operating system based on Linux in combination with its own Steam platform. The OS should make it easier for hardware manufacturers to adapt their products for use in the living-room-PC. They can be bundled with their systems free of charge. In addition, SteamOS publisher and game developers can directly contact gamers, while players… Read More »