Tagged:  desura

Review: Megabyte Punch

By Ultimoore, November 17, 2013 1 , ,

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… Read More »

By Ultimoore, October 8, 2013 0 Contest, Giveaway

Rootrivia Hey there rooters, The guys and I at Rootgamer.com have come up with something new for you the gamers. We are starting a new initiative to bring more content to the website to make it bigger and better. The first item we are adding to this Initiative is going to be a series of skill and knowledge based contest’s. These contests will happen between… Read More »

By Ultimoore, October 4, 2013 1 , ,

Intro Hey , remember the cartoons of the 80’s? So many great shows like He-man and the Masters of the universe, She-ra, Transformers and G.I.Joe. Tons of classic movies and styles came from the 80’s that really defined a lot… Read More »

By RootGamer, September 26, 2013 0 Desura, Dysfunctional Systems, News, Steam

From the creators of the highly acclaimed “Juniper’s Knot” comes “Dysfunctional Systems: Learning to Manage Chaos“. Dysfunctional Systems is a visual novel series featuring Winter Harrison, a student mediator from a utopian world. Now available on Steam and Desura.

By Kereltis, September 11, 2013 0 Game, Irritum, News

Irritum is a cross platform (Linux, Mac, Windows) DRM free, 3D platform game with puzzle elements, stylish visuals and a dark trippy atmosphere. About It has been awhile since I took a good look at a 3D platformer. So getting a chance to review the newly released “Irritum” was a great excuse to once again don my jumping shoes and launch myself across various platforms… Read More »

By RootGamer, July 18, 2013 1 Giveaway, News, Private Infiltrator

‘Private Infiltrator‘ is a stealth ‘sneaky peaky‘ game with a distinct art style. The game concept is pretty simple; your objective is to avoid enemy contact and infiltrate into their base. The game’s varying comes from it’s level design, different abilities and fancy gadgets in your inventory, challenging obstacles and enemies… The game is filled with references, humor and solid story for the attentive player. Developer ‘Espionage… Read More »

By Kereltis, July 16, 2013 2 Desura, Interview, News, Report

Last week Linden-Lab announced the acquisition and partnership of game distribution platform Desura. The joint-venture generated many comments with doubt, disbelieve and incomprehension in the social-media. We spoke Desura-founder ‘Scott Reismanis‘ about the new partnership to explain recent developments and potential future of Desura.

By RootGamer, July 16, 2013 0 Evilot, News

‘Evilot‘ was first launched on iOS, with an Android version coming soon. However, Evilot was originally written for desktop machines (Windows, Linux) and then successfully ported to mobiles. Evilot for Windows was released in June 2013. syrenaica:  Stay tuned for the Linux version of Evilot, planned for launch soon. Also through Desura. About Evilot Evilot is a puzzle defense game where you play as Count Dolfus,… Read More »

By RootGamer, July 16, 2013 0 Desura, News, Operation Smash, Unity3D

The new 2D (old-school) platformer ‘Operation Smash‘ is made available on Desura by Steve Olofsson. The retro action game is all about exploration and discovery of weapons and abilities to make progress in the dangerous environment of Operation Smash.

By RootGamer, July 10, 2013 0 Gateways, News, Steam

From the creative mind of Smudged Cat Games comes an exciting new retro-styled 2D platformer; ‘Gateways‘ is set in the lab of an inventor called Ed following an outbreak of a number of his more “creative” experiments. The game is available on Steam and Desura(currently only shows windows). The Linux release of ‘Gateways’ was announced on the developers blog; Gateways for Linux and Mac has just gone… Read More »

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, 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 11, 2012 0 Download, News, Teleglitch

Teleglitch is a roguelike top-down shooter with pixel graphics. Don’t let the pixel shaped game hold you back!  This will give you the, paranoid, sweaty, and bloody hard kind of fun like the old days. The game delivers on that part! And brings you back to dark rooms and the feeling of the unknown ahead.. The game takes place in procedurally generated military research & training complex… Read More »


By RootGamer, December 9, 2012 0

Defend your shuttle against mutants and farm strawberries in this fast-paced action strategy game. Model 1 Farming/Battle-robot McDROID has been knocked off course by space debris and crash lands on the mysterious planet M. There are strawberries aplenty to plunder but they come with a side order of angry creatures!… Read More »

By RootGamer, December 7, 2012 0 Desura, Download, News

Tiger Style Games announced on twitter the release of ‘Waking Mars‘ on Desura. In 2097, life is discovered on Mars. When your mission of first contact becomes trapped by a cave-in, you must master the alien ecosystem to survive. With time running out, you will make a decision that determines the fate of a lost planet. Features Explore an open-ended network of exotic caverns. Decode mysterious signals… Read More »