Tagged:  shooter

Yes Gamers, it’s that time of the year again when Great Father Newell pays our Steam accounts a visit and offers us wonderful discounts on our favourite titles! About A lot of people including myself hold off on our big gaming purchases until one of Steam’s big sales comes around (Bah-humbug…) so I for one am delighted to hear the bells ringing and the Ghosts… 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 RootGamer, November 22, 2013 0 Download, News, Steam, Team Fortress

Yesterday another ‘Team Fortress 2‘ update got announced, Valve revealed the new citie included in the latest update: Rottenburg. This new content comes in addition to the community map Manhattan and details released yesterday. The city is somewhat European and attacked by Gray Mann’s robots. Having the ability to revive fallen comrades, the Medic now has a shield what can be upgraded. Also the bazooka is improved; the Rocket Specialist upgrade lets the… Read More »

By Ultimoore, November 12, 2013 0 News, Nuclear Dawn

Not even a full weekend after posting the screenshots of Nuclear Dawn running on Ubuntu does Nicholas Hastings from Interwave Studios post this little diddy to get me giddy. Please don’t hold me to this, but there will probably be a public beta of it sometime later this week. It will not be compatible with current servers and will be more of a test for… Read More »

By RootGamer, October 10, 2013 0 Download, Marathon, News

Aleph One is the open source continuation of Bungie’s Marathon 2 game engine. Available for Mac OS X, Windows, and Linux, Aleph One supports Marathon 2 and Marathon Infinity natively, and Marathon through a fan-made conversion. Many third party scenarios and net maps are also available. Aleph One is available under the terms of the GNU General Public License (GPL). News: Read the 1.0 announcement press release here, and full release notes here Marathon Alien forces have… Read More »

By RootGamer, October 2, 2013 0 Greenlight, News, No Heroes

The few guys at Drunken Lizard Games are making good progress with ‘No Heroes‘. The gameplay looks like a mixture of Battlefield, Call of Duty and Mirrors Edge; free-running through a destructible environment while shooting enemies using your red-dot scoped assault rifle…. looks appealing to me. The distinctive gameplay received support from the steam community and got greenlight, so is written on facebook: We have been Greenlit !… Read More »

By RootGamer, October 2, 2013 0 Demo, Download, News, Of Guards And Thieves

‘Of Guards And Thieves‘ brings together gameplay from FPS, TopDown-shooter and Sandbox games. We want to give you a unique and original experience, full of content and highly replayable. We plan to release OGAT for Window, Mac and Linux with Full Steam Support. Multiplayer Stealth Action – Experience unique and innovative multiplayer stealth action with your friends. Meet new people and discover everything that the game… Read More »

By RootGamer, September 19, 2013 0 Greenlight, News, Steam, Verdun

Blackmill games announced the launch of the Verdun Beta on Steam Early Access. After a successful open beta they now finally released the Verdun Beta on Steam which allows all the benefits from the Steam API such as a robust patching system, leaderboards, easy friend joining, achievements, screenshot sharing etc. Like to know more? Read our interview with Verdun developer! After running a free beta for over 4 months,… Read More »

By RootGamer, September 10, 2013 0 Download, News, Savage

Savage was originally released by S2Games in 2003. These guys have since made other games like ‘Heroes of Newerth‘. Make sure to check out their website! From 2005 to 2007 the game was improved by the SEP/SFE team, including notably the legendary “Uttar” and “WhiteDwarf”. Since 2008 the game has been continuously improved by the XR team. System Requirements Minimum 600 MHz 128 MB RAM… Read More »

By RootGamer, September 6, 2013 0 Alien Arena, Download, News

Combat Edition now includes the brand new Alpha Demo of Alien Arena: Tactical, a completely new mode of play that is objective oriented, slower paced, and requires precise teamwork in order to defeat the opposing team. Tactical pits Aliens vs Humans in a struggle to disable the enemy base by disabling their defense systems, destroying several key components and sub-components. Each team consists of three… Read More »

By RootGamer, August 31, 2013 0 Natural Selection 2, News, Steam

In February, NS2 was Gorgeous. Now, it is Reinforced. The culmination of nearly six months of development, Reinforced takes Natural Selection 2 to new heights, with stunning graphics and intense gameplay. The game is now available on steam store with a 75% discount. Natural Selection Gameplay Like its predecessor, Natural Selection 2 features two opposing teams of players, Kharaa (aliens) and Marines, seeking to destroy… Read More »

By RootGamer, August 31, 2013 1 News, The Chaos Engine

The Dutch developer ‘Abstraction Games‘ released a remake of the classic top-down shooter 1993 The Chaos Engine. The game is available for Windows, OS X and Linux. The original author, Mike Montgomery, has participated in the remake. The Chaos Engine appeared in 1993 for the Commodore Amiga. Then brought to MS-DOS, SNES, Sega Mega Drive and Atari by the British developer Bitmap Brothers. Twenty years later, the Dutch developer… Read More »

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 13, 2013 2 Download, News, Urban Terror

The total conversion mod ‘Urban Terror‘ for Quake III Arena has been updated. The community project just released the ‘v4.2.014’ update which features some improvements and bug fixes. Urban Terror is build upon a modified ioquake3 engine, which doesn’t require Quake III Arena. 

By RootGamer, July 5, 2013 0 Left 4 Dead 2, News

Celebrating Left 4 Dead 2’s official release on Linux and America’s Day of Independence, we’re putting L4D2 on sale for a stunning 75% off and it’s free to play all weekend!