Linux Tycoon: A Game Where You... Build A Distro
If first person shooters aren't your thing, you are not interested in Trine 2, or just too impatient waiting for Source games on Linux, there's a new Linux game that was released today: Linux Tycoon.
Linux Tycoon is an interesting game, for better or worse. Linux Tycoon is a game where you build your own Linux distribution. Yes, it's really a Linux distribution building simulation game. For this "game" you get to analyze and select software packages, fix bugs, manage volunteers and paid staff, and manage to keep your distribution at a reasonable size, among other tasks.
Linux Tycoon is being sold DRM-free for Linux and Mac OS X platforms for a price of $4 USD. If this game happens to interest you, more information is available at the Linux Tycoon web-site. Below is the e-mail sent into the Phoronix news box this morning from Bryan Lunduke, the game's lead (only?) developer.
Wouldn’t it be great if there were a video game that simulated the experience of building and managing a Linux Distribution?
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