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4 More Linux Games to Distract You From Work

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  • 4 More Linux Games to Distract You From Work
  • The Sheep Killer
  • Lavirinto 3D - Zenji Remake
  • Cube - First Person Shooter
  • More Anawiki Games Are Coming To GNU/Linux
  • Chicken Invaders: Ultimate Omelette Is Coming To GNU/Linux

Gaming on GNU/Linux: Ryzom MMORPG Goes Native

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dev.ryzom.com (PR): Winch Gate Properties Ltd has announced the release of the official native GNU/Linux client for the massively-multiplayer online science-fantasy role playing game, Ryzom. To celebrate the release Ryzom is hosting an in-game contest with a grand prize of a ZaReason Terra-HD Netbook.

Five awesome native Ubuntu First Person Shooters you may not know about

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ubuntugamer.com: There’s nothing like shooting up some bad guys, be they zombies, terrorists or aliens, everyone loves a good FPS.

LGP/TuxGames/LGT Downtime

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  • LGP/TuxGames/LGT Downtime
  • Tiny and Big: Grandpa’s Leftovers Trailer
  • Quick Look at 0 A.D. - Free Linux RTS Game
  • The Butterfly Effect Milestone 8
  • Unigine Starts A Linux Game Development Competition
  • PenguSpy is a Database Chock Full of Games for Linux

Unigine Starts A Linux Game Development Competition

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phoronix.com: Unigine Corp is launching a Linux game development competition whereby the winner will be assigned a free license of the Unigine engine for the development of a new, Linux-native game.

Penguspy makes it easy to find the best Linux games

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  • Penguspy makes it easy to find the best Linux games, with ratings and more
  • Dage – A 3D adventure game engine that is Linux native
  • Alter Ego – a murder mystery adventure that runs out of the box in WINE
  • Blob Wars·: Blob And Conquer
  • Trine And Trine 2 Are Coming To GNU/Linux
  • Dress-Up Pups Is Coming To GNU/Linux
  • Ubuntu Invaders: First the wallpaper, now the game

LGP Is Partially Back Online

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  • LGP Is Partially Back Online; More Unforeseen Issues
  • TGatB 1.0.0.18
  • Happypenguin.org Is Back Online !

Black Friday Sale !

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linuxgamingnews.org: Black Friday is the day after the American Thanksgiving holiday that marks the first official shopping day of Christmas. So several game developers offer wonderful discounts on their titles.

5 Unusual Games for Linux

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linuxaria.com: We often hear that there are no games on Linux, or that are much worse than their counterparts for windows, so today I want to show some unusual games that run perfectly on our favorite operating system.

Big Xbox is watching you

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  • Big Xbox is watching you
  • LGP Has Been Down For A Month And A Half
  • Pacmanic - Pacman Clone in 3D
  • Kristanix Games Ported To GNU/Linux
  • CodeWeavers Crossover Come To The Light Sale
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