While many initially looked at ioDoom3 as the exciting fork of id Software's id Tech 4 / Doom 3 source-code as it was done by some of the same folks as ioquake3, there sadly hasn't been much to report on in recent times for the project. Fortunately, the independent "dhewm3" is making strides as an open-source Doom 3 project.
Virtual Programming has published their latest in-development titles for Mac and Linux, which includes the Overlord and Saints Row games making it over from Windows.
Developers behind the Unity Game Engine have announced that they'll be dropping their Web Player support in favor of exporting web content to using open standard APIs with WebGL.
The latest monthly point release to the Unvanquished open-source first person shooter was released yesterday.
The first public beta has been released for the Linux (and OS X) build of Trine 3: The Artifacts of Power.
It's been a while since last having anything to report on Xoreos, but this week they're out with a new release. For those out of the loop, Xoreos is an open-source re-implementation of BioWare's proprietary Aurora Engine. With Xoreos the aim is to make it possible to power Neverwinter Nights and similar games off this GPLv3+ engine while still relying upon the game's assets.
If you woke up this morning expecting to play Alien: Isolation with today being the expected release date for OS X and Linux, Feral Interactive has unfortunately had to push back the release.
The Insurgency first person shooter game, which started out as a Half-Life 2 mod and evolved into its own game by New World Interactive, is in the process of being ported to Linux.
With this morning's announcement of Alien Isolation coming to Linux next week, Phoronix readers quickly pointed out something silly.
Stunt Rally 2.6 was released today as the newest version of this open-source racing game based on VDrift and the OGRE engine.
Feral Interactive Games has shared that they'll be releasing Alien Isolation for Linux next week.
The developers working on OpenMandriva are trying to make it easier for Linux users to run the latest games.
If you are a player of the new Arma 3 Linux port or just interested in this open-world military game in general, your help is requested.
Epic Games has announced they've made their entire Infiltrator project available for free to download and utilize within Unreal Engine 4 projects.
With this week's release of Catalyst 15.9 for Linux the change-log mentioned a fix for Alien: Isolation... The only problem is, it's not publicly released yet for Linux.
Johan Andersson, the technical director on Frostbite at Electronic Arts, has made it seem unlikely any of their popular games will be ported to Linux.
The latest monthly update to the Unvanquished open-source first person shooter game is now available.
Xonotic, the successor to Nexuiz and one of the best open-source games in recent years (certainly my favorite, since it's a great open-source game benchmark), is out with a new release.
As expected, Arma 3 is now available for Linux gamers in beta form.
Epic Games is ending out the month by releasing Unreal Engine 4.9.
An RPG game developer behind the Pillars of Eternity title mentioned during PAX Prime this weekend that it really wasn't worthwhile porting their game to Linux.
This week marked the launch of Company of Heroes 2 for Linux and this game is benchmark-friendly!
The Corsair Vengeance K90 is a gaming keyboard featuring Cherry MX Red mechanical key switches and a whole lot of other extra functionality suited for gamers and tailored for MMO and RTS titles. A open-source Linux driver is in the works for properly handling this high-end keyboard.
While many Windows and Linux gamers were looking forward to the Valve VR headset, a.k.a. the HTC Vive, it will only end up shipping in limited quantities this year.
As expected, Company of Heroes 2 can now be downloaded on Steam for Linux.
Exactly one year to the day after writing Company of Heroes 2 might be coming to Linux, today marks the planned release of the Linux port of CoH 2.
Arma 3, the open-world military tactical shooter game, will soon be in public beta for Linux.
Following last month's state of Unity on Linux, an experimental build of the Unity Editor is now available.
Feral Interactive Games is assembling some new systems for their Linux porting business and there's a lot of AMD hardware present.
If you're a Linux gamer, this weekend you can fire up the new version of ET:Legacy to reminisce over Wolfenstein: Enemy Territory.
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