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Back in June we wrote about the War Thunder MMO game coming to Linux and today -- on the second anniversary of Steam for Linux -- the game has publicly surfaced for gamers. This war combat game is free-to-play while still being in its beta state.
6 November 2014 - War Thunder - 27 Comments
Desura, the digital distribution platform that's similar in nature to Valve's Steam client and is popular with indie game studios, has been sold off by Linden Labs.
5 November 2014 - Bad Juju Games - 10 Comments
The latest monthly development release of the Unvanquished game is now available. This is now the thirty-third alpha release for the project while it's not expected to reach beta until at least next year.
3 November 2014 - Tremulous - 2 Comments
Icewind Dale: Enhanced Edition was released this week for Linux at the same time as the Windows, OS X, and Android releases.
2 November 2014 - Icewind Dale: EE - 26 Comments
OpenMW 0.33.0 is out to offer the latest of this open-source project striving to reimplement Elderscrolls III: Morrowind as open-source.
29 October 2014 - Morrowind - 7 Comments
The Halloween-themed Humble Indie Bundle 13 is now available for the next two weeks where you can pay-what-you want for a collection of cross-platform royalty-free games.
28 October 2014 - HIB #13 - 4 Comments
Like Xoreos, GemRB, and OpenMW that seek to remake popular proprietary games/engines as open-source, Openage is another such project and it's seeking to free the once popular Age of Empires II game.
28 October 2014 - Openage - 13 Comments
Aspyr Media has written a blog update concerning the state of the OS X and Linux port of Sid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Earth.
27 October 2014 - Civilization: Beyond Earth - 61 Comments
Miguel de Icaza has announced Mono for the Unreal Engine 4 today.
23 October 2014 - Unreal - 12 Comments
Epic Games released Unreal Engine 4.5 yesterday and the improvements are looking great for this Linux friendly game engine.
15 October 2014 - Unreal Engine 4.5 - 15 Comments
Two weeks after Borderlands 2 came to Linux, today marks the official debut of Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel and it's just not coming out for Windows but Linux too.
14 October 2014 - Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel - 23 Comments
The seventeenth alpha release is now out for the very promising 0 A.D. open-source real time strategy game.
12 October 2014 - 0 A.D. - 10 Comments
Unigine Corp has revealed today that Unigine 2.0 has been under development for about one year and with this major revision to their technologically-amazing but seldom adopted engine is OpenGL 4.5 rendering support and other changes.
9 October 2014 - Unigine 2.0 - 13 Comments
The promising Unvanquished open-source game is out with its monthly alpha update.
6 October 2014 - Unvanquished Alpha 32 - 2 Comments
A new (well, actually old for Windows gamers, it was released there in 2011) is now available for Steam on Linux gamers.
5 October 2014 - Stronghold 3 - 8 Comments
The Steam hardware/software survey results are out for the trailing month... Linux usage saw a 0.1% rise.
2 October 2014 - Steam On Linux - 28 Comments
Borderlands 2 is available today as the newest action RPG / first person shooter on Linux. Borderlands 2 -- a game powered by a modified Unreal Engine 3 -- is now available natively via a port done by Aspyr Media.
30 September 2014 - Borderlans - 80 Comments
Five months ago today was when LGP was planning a server migration with minimal downtime, while to this day they've yet to return.
29 September 2014 - LGP - 7 Comments
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is now appearing on Steam for Linux!
22 September 2014 - CS: GO - 44 Comments
Released this week was a new update to AntiMicro, the GUI program for mapping keyboard keys and mouse controls to a gamepad, which is useful for games without any gamepad (or inadequate) support.
20 September 2014 - AntiMicro - 6 Comments
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