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By RootGamer, February 17, 2016 0 Amd Ati, News, Nvidia, Vulkan

The Khronos Group has released version 1.0 of the Vulkan – api . At the same time AMD and Nvidia beta drivers released with Vulkan support. The API is the successor to OpenGL and will compete with Microsoft’s DirectX 12 and Apple’s Metal. In addition to the publication of the final specifications of Vulkan 1.0 Khronos has also released an SDK for developers. All documentation… Read More »

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, October 23, 2015 0 Video

I’ve had a few of my friends and family ask me what SteamOS is all about so I made a video explaining just that. This video is the culmination of two months of work. Let me know what you think! You can find me on these socials: Steam Curator: http://goo.gl/tVefsX Twitter: http://twitter.com/thelinuxgamer Facebook: http://facebook.com/pixeltux Music: “Sweet Promise – Happy Guitar Background Music” and “Summertime (Redux)”… Read More »

NEWS: Broforce

By RootGamer, October 23, 2015 0 BroForce, Video

The player-character is a bro, a hypermasculine action hero-style commando, who fights terrorists and rescues his bro teammates and prisoners of war from captivity. The levels end when the player defeats a foreign devil boss, hoists an American flag, and leaves via helicopter while the scenery explodes. The bro character names parody those of fictional action heroes such as John Rambo, Die Hard’s John McClane,… Read More »

NEWS: LYNE

By RootGamer, October 22, 2015 0 Lyne, Review

Intro: Tonight I was in the mood for something incredibly chill. I didn’t want time limits or races, I didn’t want distraction or guns or loud noises. I didn’t even want to use my brain more than really necessary. It was with great pleasure I found Lyne. http://store.steampowered.com/app/266010/ Gameplay This is one of the most basic of the basic games. The first level teaches you… Read More »

By Ultimoore, October 22, 2015 0 Megabyte Punch, Review

I love Nintendo’s Super Smash Bro’s series. When I first saw this games screenshots on IndieDB I instantly fell in love. But was this game going to be good enough to fill my Smash Bro’s fix? Well lets see if it can stand up to a pretty high bar Nintendo set. Gameplay Megabyte Punch is an electro action/beat ‘em up where you can customize your… Read More »