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By RootGamer, August 25, 2014 1 Forced, Forced 2, Interview, Report

Last year we spoke with Steffen Kabbelgaard, Chief Executive Officer of Beta Dwarf, about the co-op game ‘FORCED‘. Now they are back with FORCED-2!

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, March 10, 2014 0 Earthlock Festival of Magic, Game, Kickstarter, News

Turn based role-playing is one of the classic gaming genres and Snowcastle Games are hoping to give the genre a real boost with “Earthlock: Festival of Magic”! About An original turn-based role-playing game set in a world of machines and magic, a world that stopped spinning thousands of years ago. On Umbra, a planet that mysteriously stopped spinning ages ago, war is brewing. As desert… Read More »

By Ultimoore, January 7, 2014 3 CES, Steam Machine

About 16 hours ago, we shared with you that Engadget got a chance to see what companies would be throwing down with Valve in the Steam Machine department. Well now Valve has shown off all sweet little goodies that you and or friends and family can sink you teeth into. Valve also had this to say on their press release. Valve, creators of best-selling game… Read More »

By RootGamer, January 4, 2014 1 Blade of Destiny, News

Austrian developer Crafty Studio made ‘Realms of Arkania: Blade of Destiny’ – a faithful remake of the 1992 original and successful RPG – available for Linux with latest patch. RootGamer sproke with developer Christian Weinmüllner from Crafty Studio about future Linux support. The Linux version is definitely on our Todo-List, but we got a very bad release out, with a lot of bugs and problems, therefore we are currently focusing on getting… Read More »

By RootGamer, November 23, 2013 2 Interview, Lutris

This week RootGamer interviewed Mathieu Comandon, an open-source fanatic, software engineer and core developer of ‘Lutris‘. Lutris is an open gaming platform for GNU/Linux. It aims at supporting as many games as possible thanks to emulators and providing a simple and reliable experience when installing games.  What is the motivation for you to develop ‘Lutris‘? Mathieu:  Linux games have always been a bit troublesome to install and configure…. Read More »

By RootGamer, November 14, 2013 0 Astral Terra, Interview

This week a new RPG-game project surfaced on the crowd funding website Kickstarter:  ‘Astral Terra‘ features beautiful smooth voxel worlds that are generated on the fly and are completely editable. Pick out a piece of land and build your home… then get ready to defend it because the planes of Astral Terra are inhabited by countless strange and wonderful creatures. This week Derk from RootGamer spoke… Read More »

By RootGamer, October 9, 2013 0 News, Unity3D

Samsung is focusing on innovation and potential start-ups from Silicon Valley, particularly in gaming, mobile search, social media and mapping-related services, according to employees and an internal document reviewed by the WSJ. The information is from a presentation prepared by Samsung Media Solution Center about mergers and acquisitions in February. The document lays out the company’s rationale for bulking up and lists potential acquisition- and investment… Read More »

By RootGamer, October 4, 2013 1 Forced, News, Report

The release of FORCED is getting close now and things are starting to shape up. This is what you can expect from BetaDwarf the next few weeks. Read more details about the game and Beta Dwarf’s future plans, in our interview with Steffen Kabbelgaard Official Release October 24th We’re getting really close now. Infact there is only 19 days left til Forced will officially be released on… Read More »

By RootGamer, August 31, 2013 1 GameplayFootball, Interview, News, Report

‘Gameplay Football‘ is an arcade footy game for PC (like Fifa/Pro Evolution Soccer). The game is developed by Properly Decent, featuring a custom build football/soccer game-engine to match the developers needs. Lead developer Bastiaan talks to us about; game features, development process, Linux support and possible source release. Find out more about ‘Gameplay Football‘ in this weeks interview.

By Kereltis, August 19, 2013 0 Amnesia, Interview, News, Report

Amnesia: A Machine For Pigs, a first person survival horror game about immersion, discovery and living through a nightmare. The year is 1899. Wealthy industrialist Oswald Mandus has returned home from a disastrous expedition to Mexico, which has ended in tragedy. Wracked by fever, haunted by dreams of a dark machine, he recovers consciousness in his own bed, with no idea of how much time… 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, June 30, 2013 0 Amnesia, Download, Interview, News

Mentorios made us curious about ‘Amnesia 2‘. We got in touch with Dan Pinchbech to find out more about the sequel to Amnesia.

By RootGamer, March 5, 2013 0 Interview, Meriwether, Report

Joshua DeBonis – founder of sortasoft –  was kind enough to give a quick word to RootGamer about his latest project  ‘Meriwether: An American Epic‘  a historically-accurate computer role-playing game.