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A New Game Engine Comes To Linux

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Confirmed yesterday was a new version of a popular but proprietary game engine that will work on Linux with its next release.

The crew at Terathon Software yesterday working on the C4 Engine tweeted, "The next version of the C4 Engine (version 2.9) runs on Linux."

For those not familiar with the C4 Engine, it's a popular 3D game engine (ranked as number one among commercial game engines on, an engine review web-site) and was first made available in 2005. The game engine up to this point has supported Microsoft Windows, Apple Mac OS X, and Sony PlayStation 3 platforms.

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And: Overgrowth Publishes Linux Game Teaser

Oh noos!!

I can feel the time-warp continuum starting buckle, not PROPRIETARY!!! How can this be??? Must be the work of Dr. Evil...

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