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BoomingBang: XO Laptop Role Playing Game

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olpcnews.com: The basic mission of players is to eliminate all other players from the game in a funny way. You control a team of creatures, be it a penguin or Pigeon or a bull.

My Linux Gaming Experience

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jeffhoogland.blogspot: Arguably gaming is the one place in which Linux is sorely lacking. Very few titles release with a native installer for this platform and as such many say gaming is impossible on Linux. This is just not true.

Blender Game Competition 2010

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freegamer.blogspot: Blender (everyones favorite GPL 3D modeling application) also has a build in game engine. And what would be nicer than having a nice competition for game creation?

Syntensity: New FOSS Platform for 3D Games

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linuxgames.com: An open-source platform for multiplayer 3D games, Syntensity, has recently launched:

Machinarium Patch 01

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machinarium.net/blog: we have fixed several bugs in the game.

Linux gaming: It’s not all bad

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mygaming.co.za: Linux users are often given the cold shoulder by gaming companies, and have to resort to running emulators to play most titles. There are however numerous examples of successful mainstream titles that have found a happy home with Linux gamers.

Top 10 scariest video games

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telegraph.co.uk: We present the top 10 best horror video games ever made.

CrossOver To Receive Profiles Support, Left 4 Dead 2

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phoronix.com: When it comes to CrossOver Games Zombie Mallard (we imagine it will be marketed as CrossOver Games 8.1) will feature support for new games, including the Left 4 Dead 2 game that is expected to be extremely popular.

Unknown Horizons is a free, open-source RTS for Settlers fans

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downloadsquad.com: Time for a little open-source RTS fun with Unknown Horizons! Though it claims to be a clone of the Anno series by Sunflowers/Ubisoft, you will probably associate this game more with the Settlers games -- a very popular, age-old series of 2D real-time simulation games.

Game of the Day - Neverball

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penguinpetes.com: It's about time I paid attention to Linux gaming, isn't it? My fancy new machine with excellent OpenGL support can finally run games like Neverball smoothly and flawlessly.

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