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By RootGamer, May 12, 2013 0 News, Reprisal, Steam

Created in homage to Populous, ‘Reprisal‘ lets you take control of a tribe, guiding them, building land and making them grow in number. The developer asks the linux community for feedback and try out the beta release.

By RootGamer, May 12, 2013 0 Kickstarter, News, Road Redemption, Unity3D

There will be reckless driving, chaos and skull bashing on Linux thanks to the Unity3D and Kickstarter platform. Because the heavily inspired by the classic game Road Rash series, the new ‘Road Redemption‘ has reached its funding goal on Kickstarter! 

By RootGamer, May 11, 2013 0 Build a world, Download, News

Block building construction games is a genre with only a few representatives, but don’t believe that it starts and ends with one game. ‘Build a world‘ is taking the genre in a whole new direction, it’s like minecraft on steroids

By RootGamer, May 11, 2013 2 Garry's Mod, News

Garry’s Mod is a physics sandbox. Unlike regular games there aren’t any predefined aims or goals. We give you the tools and leave you to play. You spawn objects and weld them together to create your own contraptions – whether that’s a car, a rocket, a catapult or something that doesn’t have a name yet – that’s up to you. If you’re not too great… Read More »

By RootGamer, May 11, 2013 0 Dolphin-emu, Download, News, Report

Dolphin-emu is a Gamecube, Wii and Triforce (the arcade machine based on the Gamecube) emulator which supports many extra features and abilities not present on the original consoles.

By RootGamer, May 10, 2013 0 Half-Life 2, Oculus Rift

Valve made Half-Life 2, Episode 1, Episode 2 and Lost Coast available(beta) on Linux. To opt-in: Go to game library > properties > beta , select steam pipe beta to get the Linux versions!

By RootGamer, May 10, 2013 0 Download, News, Stunt Rally

The new release got pretty neat features. Car handling has been fine-tuned with new tires and suspension. Grass deformation under car, FPS increased on big tracks and more. 

By RootGamer, May 9, 2013 1 News, Ouya

The Ouya isn’t going to make its planned June 4 launch. The diminutive Android console will now launch on June 25. Ouya CEO Julie Uhrman tells Joystiq that the decision was made in order to meet high demand at retail.

By RootGamer, May 9, 2013 0 ,

True, the video is off-topic, however worthy sharing: Zemlin’s career spans three of the largest technology trends to rise over the last decade: mobile computing, cloud computing and open source software. As executive director of The Linux Foundation, he uses this experience to accelerate the adoption of Linux and support… Read More »

By RootGamer, May 8, 2013 1 Humble Bundle, News

Five crazy imaginative games from Double Fine Productions The Humble Double Fine Bundle has arrived and includes all the pure awesomeness that is Double Fine Productions and Tim Schafer!

By RootGamer, May 4, 2013 0 Left 4 Dead 2, News, Steam

One of the most anticipated game title is reaching final stage of development; ‘Left 4 Dead 2‘ Linux (beta) is available on steam.

By RootGamer, May 4, 2013 0 Demo, Development, News

Epic and Mozilla have put the html5 version of the Unreal 3 engine online. The engine, written in Javascript and WebGL, shows the Citadel level from the Unreal game in the browsers. The player can run through the map.

By RootGamer, May 3, 2013 0 Download, Legends of Aethereus, News

‘Legends of Aethereus‘ is a high action, low fantasy RPG with four player co-op and a variety of PvP game types. There is a full single player campaign with an engaging story.

YuLike  pointed out the current Steam sale offers and the discount on Linux supported games. Games like Receiver (20%), Jack Lumber(33%) but also Guns Of Icarus (50%) and Oil-Rush(50%). Which games are worth spending your money on? This selection narrows it down to 5 must-have titles. 

By RootGamer, May 3, 2013 1 News, Portal

SteamDB revealed new activities in the Portal branch. And later today one is able to download the Portal Beta for Linux. Portal is a new single player game from Valve. Set in the mysterious Aperture Science Laboratories, Portal has been called one of the most innovative new games on the horizon and will offer gamers hours of unique gameplay.