Tagged:  game

By RootGamer, March 29, 2017 0 Lil Tanks, News

Indie dev Lead Money Games knows ‘90s arcades inside and out, and the result is this glorious shoot ’em up with impeccable pixel graphics, animation, and music.

By RootGamer, March 25, 2017 0 Manipulated, News

Manipulated is a logic platformer with a lot of puzzles and plot twists by Wolfray Entertainment, which should launch soon. Including Linux support.

By RootGamer, February 16, 2017 0 Game, Hitman, News

HITMAN, the AAA action-adventure stealth game from Io-Interactive, is out now for Linux.

As the cool and calculating Agent 47, take out your targets in six compelling chapters as you travel the globe from Paris to Bangkok and beyond.

By Kereltis, March 1, 2015 0 Giveaway, News, Rootrivia, Star Traders: 4X Empires

Last month Trese Brothers – Brothers on a Mission – announced the Linux release of “Star Traders: 4X Empires” which is currently available on Steam. In ‘Star Traders: 4X Empires’ you take command of a rag-tag group of human refugees fleeing in the great Exodus, and must help them re-establish your galactic civilization, defend your fledgling colonies, and rediscover lost technologies.

By RootGamer, September 17, 2014 0 Download, Lutris, News

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.

By Kereltis, September 16, 2014 2 Editorial, News

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 title has been eaten up by a giant corporate entity with a terrible record for cross-platform where it counts. There is also hope and morning light to burn those creepers off the roof (there’s a creeper on the roof… Read More »

By RootGamer, June 13, 2014 0 Bacon 2D, News

Canonical developer Kevin Van Dine has introduced an Ubuntu Touch compatible game engine. Touch is another flavour of Ubuntu Operating System which focus on mobile devices such as smart-phones and tables.

By Kereltis, June 1, 2014 0 Game, Metro Last Light, News

Now is your chance because you’re not going to get a better deal than $9.99, prepare for Redux by getting “Metro Last Light Complete Edition” today! About It Is the Year 2034. Beneath the ruins of post-apocalyptic Moscow, in the tunnels of the Metro, the remnants of mankind are besieged by deadly threats from outside – and within. Mutants stalk the catacombs beneath the desolate… Read More »

By Kereltis, May 22, 2014 2 Game, News, The Witcher 2 Enhanced Edition

Linux gamers are finally getting a chance to get their hands on one of the classics, “The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition” now available on Steam for Linux! About The player is Geralt of Rivia, a professional monster slayer, a witcher. Entangled in the political turmoil that engulfed Temeria, Geralt helped quell the rebellion of the Order of the Flaming Rose. Soon after,… Read More »

By RootGamer, April 4, 2014 2 News, UnrealEngine

We are pretty surprised and excited about the latest Unreal Engine 4.1 update, which is set for release later this month. The developers of the impressive engine added support for Linux!! Folks have been asking about our early Linux efforts and support for Valve’s SteamOS and Steam Machines. We have good news for you! The 4.1 source code has initial support for running and packaging… Read More »

By Ultimoore, March 1, 2014 0 Contest, News, Rootrivia

Another month, another winner…yep, it’s to announce the winner of this months Rootrivia! The Contenders The two contenders for this slightly altered version and possibly spatially disoriented timey whimey version of Rootrivia were: xpander69 & lapinop Both were awesome and excellent entries but as we only have one copy XCOM to give away we had to let the community decide which entry they preferred. winner… Read More »

By Kereltis, February 26, 2014 0 Game, News, Ultionus A Tale of Petty Revenge

We love our retro Indie titles here at Rootgamer and today’s release of “Ultionus: A Tale of Petty Revenge” has us jumping for joy! About Galactic hero Serena S has been trolled on Spacebook. This is obviously a cause to embark on an epic quest to punish the troll in question, who just happens to be The Space Prince. Guide Serena through 7 stages of… Read More »

By Ultimoore, February 22, 2014 1 Contest, Rootrivia

Hey there gamers of the Linux orientation. It is the time to give you the power to vote who will be the winner for February’s Rootrivia. The winner will win a free copy of which we are celebrating its coming to Linux. The Contenders Now this month we have a whopping (wait, how many contestants do we have? 2?! Shut the front door! You kidding… Read More »

By Ultimoore, February 16, 2014 0 Demo, Paragon Evolved

For anyone who has not been following this game.Paragon Evolved is a fast-paced sci-fi FPS which combines the speed and intensity of older shooters with the tactics and strategy of modern ones. Immerse yourself in a challenging story-driven campaign mode, or simply enter the wave-based combat mode to quickly enter a pitched firefight against intelligent AI! game features CUSTOMIZE YOUR ARSENAL Radically change the effect… Read More »

By RootGamer, January 31, 2014 0 Download, News, Serena

The free horror-game ‘Serena‘ is designed to show off Senscape’s Dagon engine built for their Kickstarter success Asylum. Senscape being the new company headed by Agustin Cordes, he of notorious horror adventure, Scratches. And Serena being a game made by him, with contributions from a whole bunch of other indie adventure developers, including Space Quest’s Scott Murphy and John Mandel. When you enjoyed horror game… Read More »