Tagged:  games

By Kereltis, January 7, 2015 0 Game, News, Warhammer Quest

More good news today for Warhammer fans on Linux, “Warhammer Quest” now available on Steam! About Ok, so we don’t have DoW2 yet on Linux, but with the release of Space Hulk Ascension a few weeks ago and now Warhammer Quest which is based on the classic Games Workshop tabletop game, we now have some very decent games set in the Warhammer universe. I’ve been… Read More »

By Kereltis, January 4, 2015 0 Game, News, The Mims

Worth waiting for? Hell yeah! I’ve been waiting for “The Mims Beginning” to release ever since trying the demo several months ago! About The Mims Beginning is a visually beautiful God like Indie title from Squatting Penguins . It is reminiscent of the classic “Populous the Beginning”. It’s a mixture of RTS, fantasy and adventure, set in a very unusual and graphically stunning world. The game was… Read More »

By Ultimoore, September 19, 2014 0 Chrome Engine 6

Always the optimist Well Techland sent out the emails in regards to Dying Light and Hellraid on the subject of if there are plans to bring the two Chrome Engine 6 games to SteamOS / Linux. Well I got my response back as did all of you who posted on both games “Linux support threads” on Steam. Krzysztof Janicki was nice enough to send back… Read More »

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 Kereltis, July 25, 2014 0 Game, News, The Journey Down

One the most long awaited sequels in Rasta gaming history is finally on its way, “The Journey Down – Chapter Two” pre-order now available! About Half of all pre-order revenues go to the Mavuno girl’s school project. I worked with these guys in Tanzania in 2008 and they’re doing a really great job there! The Journey Down – Chapter One was one of the first… Read More »

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 24, 2014 0 News

You read it correctly folks, on this Saturday’s Linux Gamecast Weekly, Rootgamer’s very own Sandy Martin aka Ultimoore will be guest hosting! About Is +Sandy Martin  drift compatible /w Gipsy Danger Cocaine Voltron? We shall find out Saturday LIVE on Linux GameCast WEEKLY ~ Venn Stone To translate what Venn Stone was actually saying in plain English, “If you want to find out what it’s… 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 Kereltis, February 18, 2014 0 Game, News, WazHack

Battle your way through the dungeons of WazHack, solving problems and avoiding permanent death! About Time moves forward only when you do in the dungeons of WazHack, so you can take your time to solve problems instead of just spamming ‘attack’ and ‘drink healing potion’. With over 300 unique items to be found, you will invent your own solutions to sticky situations. With over 150… Read More »

By Kereltis, January 8, 2014 0 Game, Greenlight, News, Secrets of Rætikon, Steam, SteamOS

Secrets of Rætikon was released for early access today on Steam for Linux and is already looking very different and very awesome! About Secrets of Rætikon is an action-focussed exploration game with an open world. Fly through the savage mountains of the Alps and collect parts of ancient machines. The world is rich in interactivity. Trees, rocks, plants and animals – everything is physics based and… Read More »

By Ultimoore, December 31, 2013 1 Deadfall Adventures

How the Linux adventure has begun. Earlier today MegalomaniacNG (Steam ID) the executive producer at Nordic games posted a topic on the Deadfall Adventures Steam community forums. Deadfall Adventures Linux Beta Release Hello, All customers of Deadfall Adventures should now have access to the Linux depot. This is not a beta version since we need especially feedback on a wide variety of hardware configurations. We… Read More »

By Kereltis, December 26, 2013 0 0 A.D., News

The international team behind Wildfire Games have been busy this holiday season and have now released Alpha 15 of 0 A.D.! About 0 A.D. has to be the most awaited open source game in the history of histories but today during this festive season we got a gift from Wildfire Games, alpha 15 of 0 A.D. and I can’t wait to start playing. 0 A.D…. Read More »

By Ultimoore, December 15, 2013 4 Contest, Giveaway

Well it is that time of the Month. Yes, it’s time again for Rootrivia. We got some great prizes this month and some great questions. This month I will test your gaming knowledge and how much you remember the small details in some of the games you have played. Prizes Well Like I said we have some great prizes this month. This month’s grand prize… Read More »

By Kereltis, November 23, 2013 0 Dead Sky, News, Steam

And today we have yet another exciting release, Dead Sky has just been released on Steam for Linux! About Dead Sky takes place amidst the chaos of a mysterious outbreak where you will fight tooth-and-nail through hordes of undead creatures in order to escape the epidemic and survive. At its core, Dead Sky is an action-packed survival shooter that ties in several strategic tower defense… Read More »

By Ultimoore, November 12, 2013 1 Joe Danger, News

I was checking out SteamDB to see if there was any recent updates to a few games and noticed a game called “Joe Danger”. So I clicked steam store page link and began watching the games trailer. This looks pretty good, mind you I need to play it first to get a real opinion. But I would definitely play this. here is a description from… Read More »