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Valve Is Now Giving Away Their Games To Ubuntu Developers

Valve

Published on 10 February 2014 09:55 AM EST
Written by Michael Larabel in Valve
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Since last month Valve has been giving away free access to all their games on Steam to Debian developers. That program has now been expanded and Valve's free Linux games will also be made available to Ubuntu developers.

Registered Ubuntu developers now have free access to Valve-produced games on Steam. Collabora is continuing to administer this program as they work together with Valve on SteamOS.

Those official Ubuntu developers wishing to learn more can do so via the ubuntu-devel-announce message.

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