Looks like Christmas comes early this year, 'Counter-Strike: Global Offensive' has reached 'playable' status according to steamdb. On the steam store you don't see the game listed yet. However, the game can be installed already!! Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) is a first-person shooter video game which is a part of the Counter-Strike series. It was announced to the public on August 12, 2011, and is developed by Valve Corporation and their partner, Hidden Path Entertainment. The game was later released on August 21, 2012 for the Playstation 3, Xbox 360, Microsoft Windows, and OS X as a downloadable title.

Today Valve launched the Steam discovery update, personalized shopping with a completely redesigned store page! About September 22, 2014 – Valve today launched the Steam Discovery...

In the mood for some light, not to intensive gaming this weekend? You're in luck, 'Bastion' is 75% off on Steam! About Bastion is an action...

It's always great to bring you news of another Nvidia Linux driver release and today is no different, here are the details! Driver Details Version: 343.22 Release Date: 2014.9.18 Operating...

YOU LIE!!!! Well, it looks like our friends at Techland failed to mention a certain type of support for their lovely game engine. You know,...

Lutris is a gaming platform such as Steam or Desura, just without the ability to buy games but fully open source. Lutris make use of more than twenty emulators and game runners to provide a very large library of supported games.

Microsoft has bought Mojang and Minecraft but is this the end for Linux Gamers? Editorial Although it is very sad for Linux gamers that another independent...

The in San Francisco based game studio, Turtle Sandbox, is about to release ' Cannon Brawl' to the public. The game play is pretty addictive (to me) and has proven to be great fun playing against friends. 'Cannon Brawl' is an advanced artillery game with RTS elements, which reminds me of open-source games like 'Wormux' and 'Scorched 3D', but with more dynamics.

What’s your poison? Today Feral Interactive hopped on the Twitters to ask Linux gamers a profound question that one answer will not be the same...

"This War of Mine" is the first game that lets you experience war not as a soldier, but as a group of civilians in a besieged city, struggling with a constant threat of disease, starvation and death, either from hardship, a sniper's bullet or at the hands of bandits. Do whatever it takes to survive - without destroying your souls, if possible.

This month's Rootrivia is closed, and we're here to announce the winners of a copy of the WW1 shooter "Verdun". To participate in the giveaway, one had to answer a very difficult question. Surprisingly everybody gave the right answer :)

Zelda Classic is a tribute to one of the greatest video game of all time: Nintendo's The Legend of Zelda. It has been developed into an exact replica of the NES version that we all know and love. Beyond that, Zelda Classic allows the development of new quests that can use either the traditional graphics or enhanced graphics, as well as new enemies, items, and challenges.

Strife is a competitive online game that features non-stop action and thrilling combat. Take control of powerful and versatile heroes, each capable of dominating in...

'Fuhrer in LA', launch-title of new dark-comedy indie company 'Ankaar Productions. 'Fuhrer in a LA' is a grindhouse-styled top-down action-adventure game which takes place around 1947, unraveling the truth about the demise of the Fuhrer post World War 2. In this post-war period you take control of the Nazi 'Fuhrer'.....

"Natural Selection 2", a game with huge potential that has been plagued with bugs since its Linux release has received a sizeable update! About Natural Selection...

You read it correctly, Direct X directly interacting with the Gallium open source driver! About Last week we had an opportunity to speak with Tiziano Bacocco...