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X3: Reunion Finally Goes Gold On Linux

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Published on 10 November 2008 01:14 PM EST
Written by Michael Larabel in Gaming
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X3: Reunion is a game developed by Egosoft, and is the sequel to X2: The Threat, which is being ported to Linux by Linux Game Publishing. LGP has been working on porting this Microsoft Windows title to Linux since January of 2007.

This game was originally supposed to be released for Linux in August of 2007, but it didn't enter beta until October of 2007. For the past year the game has been actively in development with more than 18 closed beta releases. LGP though has announced today that this title has finally gone gold. X3: Reunion for Linux will start shipping on the 28th of November.

For more information on X3: Reunion, visit LGP's product page. This game will feature LGP's new game copy protection system as well as a new installer.

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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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