Language Selection

English French German Italian Portuguese Spanish

Gaming

Pioneers – a strategy board game for Ubuntu

Filed under
Gaming
HowTos

ubuntugamer.com: Pioneers is an open source clone of The Settlers of Catan board game. These rules are for the standard game without expansions (for extra players, board tiles and pieces).

REVIEW: Urban Terror

Filed under
Gaming
  • REVIEW: Urban Terror – Linux 32/64bit
  • EDuke32- A first person shooter game for Linux
  • PlayOnLinux 3.8.3 has been released

Top 12 PC Games Of All Time

Filed under
Gaming

informationweek.com: With a click of the mouse, gamers can transport themselves into futuristic worlds, realistic battle scenes and a virtual life of organized crime. Although there they face extensive competition from console-makers such as Nintendo and Sony, PC software games continue to flourish, as each year hundreds of titles vie for consumers' attention, loyalty and dollars. Here's a dozen of the all time best.

Lost Luggage Studios "Anirah" Mac and Linux Versions Released

Filed under
Gaming

pr.com: Newest version of "Anirah: Riddle of the Pharaohs," a MahJongg-like math-based puzzle game, now runs on Mac, Linux, and Windows 7 for both 32-bit and 64-bit systems.

Take Part In Multiplayer War Games With Free FPS AssaultCube

Filed under
Gaming

makeuseof.com: What many people don’t know about me is that I used to be a die-hard gamer. Since I’ve played almost every FPS game that has hit the market since the 1980’s, I’m kind of picky about quality. The moment I installed and launched AssaultCube, I knew that I was in for a treat.

Getting Amnesia is Frightening

Filed under
Gaming

linuxlock.blogspot: If you are someone who watches a horror movie, and you try your darndest to get the soon-to-be victims on screen to not die of pure stupidity by giving them handy advice like "Don't go into the attic!", "Turn on the light, fool!", "Run AWAY from the guy with the chainsaw!", then this might be the game for you.

Amnesia Release Analysis

Filed under
Linux
Gaming

linuxgames.com: The response we got from the game is a lot better than we expected, yet the sales are only “good” according to our, much more modest, expected response. Linux purchases have run at about 5% of total sales, on par with the Mac edition.

Ri-Li – A Free Arcade Game For Kids

Filed under
Gaming

linuxandfriends.com: Ri-Li is an arcade game meant for children aged 3 years and up. In this game, the you control a wooden toy train and you have to collect all the coaches spread across the tracks to complete each level.

The Future Of Basilisk Games And Eschalon Updates

Filed under
Gaming

linuxgamingnews.org: A lot is going on with Basilisk Games, the bringers of the Eschalon Books cRPG series.

Scary New Horror Adventure Available for Linux

Filed under
Gaming

linuxjournal.com: The folks who brought the three-part Penumbra series to the Linux community now bring us another even more terrifying adventure.

Syndicate content

More in Tux Machines

Locally Integrated Menus Can Be Set to Always Show in Ubuntu 15.04

The development cycle for Ubuntu 15.04 still have a couple of months left and the guys and gals from Canonical are making good progress. An important improvement regarding the use of menus in the title bar has been implemented and it will be part of the stable edition that will launch in April. Read more

Build Your Own Open-Source SmartWatch

If you’re not up for spending your money on one of the less advanced smart watch models, you may want to check out maker Jonathan Cook’s DIY Open-Source SmartWatch, part of which is 3D printed, something the prognosticators of future tech surely didn’t forecast. Cook shared instructions for making his SmartWatch on the webzine “Make:” and also on his own website, DoNothingBox. You can download the STL files on the DNB site, too. For around $125 or less you can make your own smart phone and you can customize it, something that you wouldn’t be able to do with a store-bought version. Read more

LibreOffice 4.4 Is Coming Soon With New Features

The release plan puts the LibreOffice 4.4.0 as being just days away, but what features are in store for this open-source office suite? Let's take a brief look. Read more

Completely open source, high-end laptop gets closer to reality

If you've wanted a laptop where all the software is free and open source (FOSS), you've usually had to settle for mediocre hardware. Even FOSS champion Richard Stallman is making do with a ThinkPad that's several years old. At last, though, it looks like you won't have to compromise your ideology for the sake of keeping up with the Joneses. Purism has successfully crowdfunded the Librem 15, a portable PC that combines modern parts (such as a 3.4GHz Core i7 and an optional 4K display) with software that's accessible from head to toe. The operating system (a variant of Trisquel GNU/Linux), hardware drivers and included apps are all free and open -- Purism is even trying to loosen up the BIOS and firmware. Read more