Sunday, June 29 2014 @ 10:17 CST Contributed by: Linegod
Several months back, I was contemplating the state of Linux Gaming and the platform and judging from several indicators, I thought there were many good signs to make 2014 another promising year. We are now at the end June, and it’s time to take a fresh look at the situation again.
The Witcher 2: Assassins Of Kings Enhanced Edition Released For SteamOS Linux
Thursday, May 22 2014 @ 10:44 CST Contributed by: Linegod
That's not an error, The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition is now out for SteamOS/Linux and I am downloading it as I type this. This is truly a knock-out year for Linux gamers and it's only May!
Epic Games Loves Linux, Unreal Engine 4.1 Update Preview With Linux Support
Friday, April 04 2014 @ 06:00 CST Contributed by: Linegod
Folks have been asking about our early Linux efforts and support for Valve’s SteamOS and Steam Machines. We have good news for you! The 4.1 source code has initial support for running and packaging games for Linux and SteamOS. We love Linux!
Tuesday, July 30 2013 @ 10:35 CST Contributed by: Linegod
There’s an ongoing Kickstarter drive for a small game engine company named Leadwerks to port its development environment to the Linux platform. According to the company, the market for native Linux games is set to increase exponentially over the next few years. With Valve’s digital distribution platform, Steam, Linux gaming finally has some legs under it. More to the point though, the company cites recent listings for Linux developers at major game studios like Crytek as evidence that the Linux platform’s importance is growing.
Tuesday, June 04 2013 @ 06:18 CST Contributed by: Linegod
Door Kickers is an innovative Real-Time Tactics game that puts you in charge of a SWAT team. We broke the news about it coming to you last month here.
I had a chance to test it before the Linux version went out (thank you developers!) and fell in love with it, good graphics mixed with interesting gameplay. It actually reminded me of Frozen Synapse a little bit.