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Civilization V Might Be Heading To Linux

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Published on 05 October 2013 05:19 AM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Gaming
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As the latest good news for Linux gamers is that it appears 2K Games is bringing some of their titles to Linux like Civilization V and XCOM: Enemy Unknown.

A Phoronix reader pointed out that according to Amazon, 2K Games will be releasing Civilization V and XCOM: Enemy Unknown with Linux support on 22 October. This is very good Linux gaming news given that Sid Meier's Civilization V continues to be a very popular turn-based title on Windows.

The Amazon Linux Games department also lists Borderlands 2, NBA 2013, and NBA 2014 as upcoming games too. Stay tuned to find out more details.

About The Author
Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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