Tagged:  rootgamer

By Kereltis, April 17, 2014 0 News, ReignMaker

Visually appealing city builder and tower defence title “ReignMaker” has been released on Steam for Linux! About ReignMaker is a city building political strategy game with match-3 tower defense combat. From your capital city you lead your Kingdom against the invading Void Army that threatens all life. Your strategy, tower defense, and match-3 skills will determine the fate of your armies, but the many political… Read More »

By Kereltis, April 17, 2014 0 News

Futuristic open-world survival title “Earth: Year 2066” is now available on Steam early access! About Earth: Year 2066 is a first person sci-fi apocalyptic open-world game where your main aim is to survive. Set in post-apocalyptic future, you take on the role as a survivor of a nuclear war between USA and China. You became a mutant because of radiation. You need to get to… Read More »

By Kereltis, April 17, 2014 0 Fooseball Street Edtion, Game, News

We’ve all played it and we’ve all loved it, well now you can play it on your Linux rig, “Foosball – Street Edition” has been released on Steam! About Tired of being stuck in the foosball table, the players of the team Rayados have released themselves, and now roam free on the neighborhood! Of course, freedom was only the first step, they aim for more:… 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 11, 2014 0 Awesomenauts, Game, News

Three new pieces of DLC are now available for Awesomenauts on Steam! Video Cynical Vinnie & Total Spike   Being part of the Royal British Digital Society of Well-Mannered Gentlemen, Cynical Vinnie and Total Spike have donned their finest attire just to treat you to their deadly fish and chips. Huzzah! Features This DLC contains a custom skin for Vinnie & Spike in Awesomenauts, and… Read More »

By Kereltis, April 10, 2014 0 Earthlock Festival of Magic, Game, News

After what looked to be a close finish, “Earthlock: Festival of Magic” reached its funding goal with forty five hours to spare! About For the past month I have been anxiously following the progress of Snowcastle Games, “Earthlock: Festival of Magic”, the turn based combat title on Kickstarter. Today I am very happy to announce that they have reached their initial funding goal of $150,000… 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 8, 2014 0 Game, News, Project Zomboid

“Project Zomboid”, the cross platform zombie survival RPG is on sale on Desura, at 33% off! About Project Zomboid is an open-ended zombie-infested sandbox. It asks one simple question – how will you die? In the towns of Muldraugh and West Point, survivors must loot houses, build defences and do their utmost to delay their inevitable death day by day. No help is coming –… Read More »

By Kereltis, April 5, 2014 0 Centration, News

It’s like the battle of the sandboxes at the moment and today is no exception, “Centration”, a sandbox, survival, horror game set on a space station now available on Steam early access! About Join your friends and thousands of other players from around the world to crew space-stations in a far away solar system, working together to maintain, defend and manage everything from lunch-time menus… Read More »

By Kereltis, April 5, 2014 0 Euro Truck Simulator 2, News

One of my favourite titles has some new, incredibly awesome DLC on Steam, Euro Truck Simulator 2: Force of Nature Paint Jobs Pack has been released! About There is only one thing I dislike about this game, it doesn’t save my games to the cloud so when I redo my PC and forget to back up my saved games (like I did a few weeks… Read More »

By Kereltis, April 3, 2014 0 Abyss The Wraiths of Eden, Game, News

It’s been awhile but today we see the release of what looks to be another good hidden object title on Linux, “Abyss: The Wraiths of Eden” now available on Steam! About I really enjoyed playing “The Clockwork Man” a few years back and was hoping we’d see more hidden object titles on Linux. So waking up this morning to the release of “Abyss: The Wraiths… Read More »

By Kereltis, April 2, 2014 0 News, Team Fortress 2

Fixes and improvement galore for “Team Fortress 2” on Linux! Features An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include: Improved the Backpack UI Added page buttons for all pages Removed prev/next buttons Updated the drag/drop behavior to interact with the page buttons Strange quality items can now be… Read More »

By Kereltis, March 28, 2014 0 News, Spate

With atmosphere by the truck load and some of the richest artwork in recent gaming history, “Spate” could be one of the best looking games this year! About Spate is a platformer with a focus on story and atmosphere. It’s as much Mario as it is Dear Esther. Spate is the journey of one man’s struggle and descent into madness that is fueled by his… Read More »

By Kereltis, March 27, 2014 0 News, Paper Dungeons

Old school board game style done in a very modern way, “Paper Dungeons” Early Access Available On Steam! About Paper Dungeons is a fantasy board-game mixing Tactics and Roguelike, boosted by online content. With the ability to create and share online your own levels, you are up for an infinite replay value! The game is visualized as a classic tabletop board game with dice and… Read More »

By Kereltis, March 22, 2014 0 Breach & Clear, News

Put your team together, smash in the doors and catch to bad guys, “Breach & Clear” has been released on Steam! About Based in Kentucky, Gun Media is a publisher of interactive entertainment comprised of industry veterans with unique and complementary backgrounds. The mission of Gun is to build fresh and exciting interactive experiences for a wide range of platforms and gamers. The team shares… Read More »