Tagged:  linux

By Kereltis, May 17, 2014 0 Game, News, Shiny the Firefly

Graphically beautiful, challenging, and a whole lot of fun, “Shiny the Firefly” is now available on Steam! About Shiny the Firefly is a challenging platformer, set in an atmospheric , delightful environment . Control Shiny, a brave firefly, on a quest to find his children who have been scattered all over the mysterious garden, following a terrible accident. Master tricky trials and solve demanding puzzles… Read More »

By Kereltis, May 13, 2014 0 Ascendant, Game

Action adventure DRM free RPG “Ascendant” now available on Steam and Indie Game Stand! About “The ancient power struggle between demigods has begun again. The mortal realm will be ravaged in the wake of their desire, their greed, their purpose. I am curious to see who will prevail.” Ascendant is the unforgiving beat ’em up that challenges you with a new world each time you… Read More »

By Kereltis, May 13, 2014 0 Game, Paragon

We have sandbox after sandbox title being released at the moment, “Paragon” early access now available on Steam! About Paragon is a sandbox space sim set in an alternative future heavily inspired by classic 80s sci-fi. Fight, trade and explore in a massive procedurally generated galaxy of millions of planets and stars. Amass money and power, upgrade or purchase new ships, and one day create… Read More »

By Kereltis, May 9, 2014 0 Devices, News, Nvidia

We’ve come to expect great performance from the proprietary Nvidia Linux drivers and here’s hoping that continues! About Version 337.19 – BETA Release Date Mon May 05, 2014 Operating System Linux 64-bit Language English (US) File Size 65.19 MB Release Highlights Fixed a bug causing mode validation to fail for 4K resolutions over HDMI in certain situations. Added nvidia-settings command line controls for over- and… Read More »

By Kereltis, April 23, 2014 0 Jagged Alliance 1 Gold Edition, News

Time for some classic gaming fun from the golden age of gaming, “Jagged Alliance 1: Gold Edition” released on Steam! About Jagged Alliance is a true legend of tactical turn-based Strategy! The Gold Edition includes Jagged Alliance and Jagged Alliance: Deadly Games. The return of a real classic – for the first time on Steam! 20 years ago, Jagged Alliance made an impact and changed… Read More »

By Kereltis, April 19, 2014 0 Always Remember Me, Game, News

We have another anime style visual novel today, “Always Remember Me” has been released on Steam and Desura! About Amy is desperate! Her boyfriend Aaron doesn’t remember her anymore after a car accident! Will you be able to make him remember again? Or perhaps it’s time to move on. Maybe Amy will fall in love with someone else? It’s up to you to decide. Play… Read More »

By Kereltis, April 17, 2014 0 Circuits, News

If you love puzzle games and you love music, you are going to really get into “Circuits”, now available on Steam! About Simple in concept, but very challenging and rewarding, Circuits is a musical puzzle game that requires careful listening to complete each level. Piece together the different parts of a song. Sounds easy, but maybe not. As we love music, we wanted to make… Read More »

By Kereltis, April 12, 2014 0 Game, News, Star Citizen

According to Star Citizen developer Chris Roberts, speaking at PAX East in Boston, “Star Citizen” is heading to Linux. About When asked about AAA titles heading to Linux, Chris Roberts had this to say “I will say that the likelihood of it happening is increasing because all the major engines are porting to Linux”. His best line in my mind was just after he explained… Read More »

By Kereltis, April 12, 2014 0 Game, News, T.E.C. 3001

We’ve all spent hours dashing around our mobile screens, well now you can do the same on Linux, “T.E.C. 3001” released on Steam! About Run, Rush, Haste, Burst Speed has never been pushed this far. Jump, Charge, Dodge, Slide You just slipped and got crushed! You can’t handle T.E.C 3001 yet… Try again until speed holds no secrets for you. In T.E.C 3001 (Tesla Energy… Read More »

By Kereltis, April 8, 2014 0 Download, Evolution RTS, Game, News

The Open Source real time strategy title “Evolution RTS” has been released free (in more ways than one) on Steam! About This is what we love to see here at Rootgamer, an open source title making it through GreenLight and getting onto Steam. It is great to see and I hope they do very well with “Evolution RTS”. Evolution RTS is a free an Open… Read More »

By Kereltis, April 1, 2014 0 News, Parody

New media tycoon Chris Fisher, owner of Jupiter Broadcasting and hair stylist extraordinaire has reportedly bought “LinuxGameCast ” for approximately $14.4 billion dollars or 2 bitcoin. The news came as quite a shock as L.G.C.’s Venn Stone has repeatedly said that he would never sell to a man with perfect hair. “Hair…” Venn said,  “is the key to a mans soul and perfect hair just stinks… Read More »

By Kereltis, March 3, 2014 0 Amd Ati, Devices, News

AMD are infamous for the quality or lack of quality of their Linux Drivers but lately they have been making an effort to head in the right direction. Today sees the release of a new beta driver for the community to play with! About Last Updates: 2/25/2014 Article Number: RN-LN-B14.2 Installer Notes ​Highlights of the AMD Catalyst™ 14.2 Beta Driver for Linux: This release of… Read More »

By Kereltis, March 3, 2014 0 Game, Kansei, News

Kansei, an Anime style visual novel will be released on Desura on the 5th of March. The good news is you can pre-order today to get your copy delivered the very same second it’s released! About A teenager with the ability to relive the death of any corpse he touches finds himself tangled in another murder case when the owner of a high profile corporation… 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 28, 2014 0 Chuck's Challenge 3D, News

Fancy A Puzzle or Two? We’ve got you covered, Chuck’s Challenge 3D is now available on Steam with special features! About From the design veteran behind the classic game Chip’s Challenge, comes Chuck’s Challenge 3D, a fiendishly addictive puzzler that’s packed with features that will tease the brain and challenge the fingers. It also comes with a level editor that lets you upload and share… Read More »