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By Ultimoore, October 10, 2013 3 Kickstarter, Magicite, News

Hey Rooters, Ultimoore here with with news about a game I had recently started to follow and looked very interesting. well the guys and gals at Smash Games have begun to bring Magicite to the next level, Kickstarter. For those of you who are not familiar, Magicite is an epic 2D RPG game that you can play single player or with your friends. Venture out… Read More »

By RootGamer, September 12, 2013 0 News, Steam

Coming Soon: Players who share computers can also share their Steam games. Steam Family Sharing, a new service feature that allows close friends and family members to share their libraries of Steam games, is coming to Steam, a leading platform for the delivery and management of PC, Mac, and Linux games and software. The feature will become available next week, in limited beta on Steam.

By Kereltis, August 29, 2013 0 Discount, News, Shiny Loot

Businessman Chris Palmarozzi introduced ShinyLoot and it’s services in a interview with RootGamer. ShinyLoot is a web based digital distributor of DRM-free and minimal DRM games. Chris explained that they were founded as the solution to a growing number of high quality, independently developed games falling under the radar.

By RootGamer, April 1, 2013 0 ,

The Game Developers Conference (GDC) is the largest annual gathering of professional video game developers, focusing on learning, inspiration, and networking. The event comprises an expo, networking events, awards shows such as the Independent Games Festival and the Game Developers Choice Awards.

By RootGamer, March 18, 2013 0 Legend of Grimrock, News, Steam

Legend of Grimrock – Master Quest is a full-length add-on to the original PC game Legend of Grimrock, in the spirit of the Master Quest versions of some Zelda games, where the entire game can be played again with new changes and challenges for a fresh updated experience. The game is a complete re-working of the entire original PC game with tons of new puzzles, updated… Read More »

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 6, 2013 0 News, Ostrich Island

‘Ostrich Island‘ is the unique mix between an adventure (explore beautiful islands and search for collectibles) and a platformer (jump over dangerous waters, run and kick stuff), with a slight hint of role-playing game (level up and gain new abilities). The one-man army Yaroslav, announced on twitter the 1.10 release; Yaroslav Bakh:  Ostrich Island’s the most awaited feature is coming in v1.10: You will be able… Read More »

By RootGamer, February 5, 2013 0 McDroid, News

Take direct control of the robot McDROID to protect your Shuttle (who happens to like old 60s rock’) and your crop. You can either fight head-on-arcade-style with the turrets you carry or you can deploy those turrets and let them run on automatic. The creatures either bite you, shoot at you, explode, mutate into something else and even turn your crop against you.

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, January 25, 2013 0 News, Running with rifle

It’s time for a ‘Running with rifles‘ update! Beta 0.78 improves performance again, for some it brings it back from a slight dip in 0.77 and hopefully goes beyond what it used to be. Most other improvements are related to extending the item support for new weapons and other items coming in the future, yet APC HMG projectiles now feature a small blast capable of damaging… Read More »

By RootGamer, January 7, 2013 1 Blizzard, News

Blizzard Entertainment, the game studio behind games like World of Warcraft, Diablo, and StarCraft, is planning a Linux game yet to be announcement in 2013. Since Valve’s released the native Linux client of steam and porting the Source Engine games to Linux, other game developers start to make progress on the Linux platform. 

By RootGamer, December 21, 2012 1 Benchmarks, News, Team Fortress

Reddit visitor ‘Synapse84‘ made a nice comparison between Windows and Linux running Team Fortress 2. 

By RootGamer, December 6, 2012 1 Demo, News, Ostrich Island

Ostrich Island is the unique mix between an adventure (explore beautiful islands and search for collectibles) and a platformer (jump over dangerous waters, run and kick stuff), with a slight hint of role-playing game (level up and gain new abilities). You can choose between two difficulty levels (the third, hardest difficulty will be available in the future) Relaxing, where you can slowly investigate the islands,… Read More »

By RootGamer, November 28, 2012 0 Download, News, SoftwareStore

Mac’s successful racegame, RC Mini Racers by Decane  is available  Ubuntu Software Center for $5! RC Mini Racers is a fast paced and explosive racing game with 22 different remote controlled mini cars, lots of missiles and mines, turbos for an extra boost as well as great hard rock music. The car pimp shop lets you customize you RC car by changing the color, the wheels… Read More »