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Are Open-Source Games & Community Game Engines Fading Away?

Is it just me or are open-source games faltering? While open-source, community-based games really aren't mainstream and really never took off, it seems these days there's a lack of good open-source games more so than in past years as well as diminishing open-source game engine projects.

12 December 2015 - Lack Of Good Open-Source Games - 123 Comments
Feral Is Getting Ready For XCOM 2 On Linux

Feral Interactive passed along word this morning about the XCOM 2 Digital Deluxe Edition is now available for pre-order from Steam, which will be released in February with OS X and Linux support.

11 December 2015 - February - 11 Comments
Football Manager 2016 Released For SteamOS / Linux

Football Manager 2016 was released today by SEGA. Compared to the past where the Linux port came after the fact, Football Manager 2016 has seen a same-day release for Windows, OS X, and SteamOS/Linux.

12 November 2015 - Football Manager Linux - 10 Comments
Unreal Engine 4.10 Officially Released

Epic Games has officially released Unreal Engine 4.10 today, which includes 53 improvements done by the community on GitHub along with a lot of other exciting in-house improvements.

11 November 2015 - Unreal Engine 4.10 - 9 Comments
Trine 3 Released For Linux

One month after Trine 3 went into beta on Linux, this action role-playing game has been officially release for SteamOS / Linux.

5 November 2015 - Trine 3 On Linux - 12 Comments
Epic Games Announces Paragon Game

While Epic Games is still hard at work on their Unreal Tournament game powered by Unreal Engine 4, this afternoon they surprisingly announced a new game: Paragon.

3 November 2015 - Epic Games Paragon - 14 Comments
The Alien Isolation Linux Testing That Isn't Happening

While I was looking forward to yesterday's Alien: Isolation for Linux release, that has all changed now. Besides the game failing with open-source drivers, not all functionality from the Windows game is there in the Linux build.

28 October 2015 - Porting Fail - 29 Comments
Alien Isolation Is Now Available For Linux Gamers

Alien: Isolation was supposed to be released for Linux in late September with the porting done by Feral Interactive but they ended up delaying the release. Today though Alien: Isolation is now available for Steam on Linux!

27 October 2015 - Alien: Isolation - 72 Comments
Unreal Engine 4.10 Out In Preview Form

Epic Games announced the release today of Unreal Engine 4.10 Preview 1 for those wishing to play early with this update to the advanced Unreal Engine 4 game engine.

14 October 2015 - Unreal Engine 4.10 Preview 1 - 5 Comments

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