Tagged:  commercial

By RootGamer, May 17, 2013 1 Moon Rising, News

The turn-based strategy game ‘Moon Rising‘ can be expected in a couple of weeks.

By RootGamer, May 12, 2013 0 8-bit Commando, Download, News

Thanks to the laborious efforts of Phil, the Linux port of ‘8-Bit Commando‘ is now available on Desura. You can give feedback on here or their forums. And give it a vote on greenlight, because 8-Bit Commando is a good game! Not only looks retro and is as difficult like a 80’s game 😉

By RootGamer, March 21, 2013 2 Counter Strike, Download, News, Steam

Valve is still tweaking ‘Counter-Strike: Source‘ the new patch notes mentions an improvement in performance on Linux.. “How much is the increase” I wonder. Will this release kill the difference in performance between Windows and Linux? Hope to find out soon in a new benchmark session. 

By RootGamer, February 20, 2013 1 Death Inc., Download

‘The Death Inc.‘ prototype is available! This may be the earliest hands-on you have ever had at a game! Death Inc. has been in development for a total of 10 weeks. It is a tiny slice of what we hope to achieve with the game. It is pre-alpha which means the game is not finished, the performance and quality is not representative of the final game, and of… Read More »

By RootGamer, February 20, 2013 3 Day of Defeat: source, Download, Half-Life 2: deathmatch

Both ‘Half-Life 2: Deathmatch‘ and ‘Day of Defeat: Source‘ are ported to the Linux platform. The games are available to everybody, but require some actions to set up:

By RootGamer, February 15, 2013 0 News, Project AnaKonda

The game is developed by Fusion Studios Games, despite the fact their website is down for a while. The project is  much alive and the team is looking for help; join the team. ‘Project AnaKonda‘ is working on a weather system to have  an incredible Day/Night circle and weather like Skyrim. According to a message on facebook the MMORPG game will get a Linux client!! Facebook:  yea ‘Project AnaKonda’ will… Read More »

By RootGamer, February 4, 2013 0 Dyad, News

Shawn McGrath sends word that his breath-taking psychedelic whizzy particle-accelerating game,’Dyad‘ will be heading for the PC (and thereafter Mac and Linux) around March. For more details view the video below:

By RootGamer, February 4, 2013 0 Noctemis

A mix of adventure classics like Megaman and the legend of Zelda with a unique art style and story driven horror-adventure experience is what ‘Noctemis‘ drives to be. The funding shouldn’t be an issue anymore; $11,930 pledged of $5,000 goal! With a couple hours remaining. Anyway we will find out for our later this year, once the game has been released.

By RootGamer, February 3, 2013 3 Download, Heroes of Newerth, News

‘S2 Games‘,  announced the  3.0 update is available to download on Linux at ‘Heroes of Newerth‘. The key feature of this update are bots. Which enables you to tryout new builds and heroes before storming into an online battle arena. The Battle Against Bots has Begun! Looking to join the big leagues? Hone your skills against our new Bots. They’re just one of many 3.0… Read More »

By RootGamer, December 21, 2012 0 Crowd funding, Forsaken Fortress

After a last attempt to reach the kickstarter goal seems succesfull; the game ‘Forsaken Fortress‘ is funded with only one day left to pledge. The goal of $100,00 was reached, with about 20 hours remaining. 

By RootGamer, December 18, 2012 1 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. The developers announced on kickstarter the launch of the linux beta We have been working through some technical issues and there is still work to do but we can now open it up… Read More »

By RootGamer, December 17, 2012 0 News, Party of Sin, Steam

Today the developers released ‘Party of Sin‘ on the steam platform – However no Linux build is available yet, but will be in the future Moreover, the game provides full controller support on a TV via Steam’s new Big Picture Mode, and other Steam features, such as achievements, leaderboards, and cloud saves, will be available… ‘Party of Sin‘ is a coopetitive puzzle-platformer for 1-4 players to… Read More »

By RootGamer, December 15, 2012 1 News, Report, Roots: Deadlocked

‘Roots: Deadlocked‘ is a fast paced multiplayer action oriented topdown shooter that combines the twitch gameplay of competitive first person shooters with the local awareness of a topdown shooter, resulting in fast paced skill based action.   Will ‘ROOTS:Deadlocked’ feature on Linux because you are using Unity3D? TeamINOV:  As promised, we looked into Linux, and it is possible, download links for the free alpha version… Read More »

By RootGamer, December 12, 2012 2 Download, News, Running with rifle

‘Running with rifles‘ is a top-down sandbox shooter, with emphasis on cooperation, squad leading and being a tiny soldier in a big war. The events take place on an open world battlefield divided between two factions, each trying to capture bases from the opposite side until the enemy has been wiped out from the area. The player takes the role of a private and fights… Read More »

By RootGamer, December 12, 2012 0 Botanicula, News

Botanicula is a point-and-click adventure game developed by the independent Czech’s studio Amanita Design. Botanicula is like a interactive piece of art unlike most games. If you enjoy ‘Botanicula’ you should try out ‘Machinarium‘ as well. The game was released on April 19, 2012, and now available on Desura for €8,99!