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OpenRA 2015 Christmas Release Brings Many Fixes

The developers behind OpenRA, the open-source re-implementation of the original Command and Conquer games with a focus on cross-platform support, issued a new version of their engine for Christmas.

26 December 2015 - OpenRA 2015 Xmas - 3 Comments
Reworking The Steam Linux Automated Game Tests

As part of the preparations for the year-end Linux benchmarking articles, I've published new versions of the Team Fortress 2, DiRT Showdown, BioShock Infinite, and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Linux benchmark test profiles.

17 December 2015 - Steam Linux Benchmarking - 3 Comments
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

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