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Linux game-time refined with latest Wine

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theregister.co.uk: Wine 2.1 includes a new set of icons, a number of fixes for video rendering – improving Windows gaming – and better font anti-aliasing and handling of desktop link files.

Linux, the Numbers

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hemispheregames.com: A little over a month ago we released the Linux port of Osmos, promising statistics on our sales and downloads. We wanted to find out - from a financial perspective, for our studio - “is it worth porting games to Linux?”

Amnesia: The Dark Descent Release Date Revealed

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  • Amnesia: The Dark Descent Release Date Revealed
  • DigitalMan Open Source Game Competition
  • Is LGP Going The Way Of Loki Software?

UFO: Alien Invasion 2.3

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linuxgames.com: UFO: Enemy Unknown, otherwise known as X-COM: UFO Defense, is one of my favorite games ever published. Consequently, I was elated to see that the open source project inspired by the game has a new release.

PlaneShift 0.5.4 released

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linux-gamers.net: PlaneShift team is very proud to announce a new update for our clients and servers!! The new release is called 0.5.4 and is a solid upgrade from previously available 0.5.3.

ntris: an idea taken a step too far

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blog.ksplice.com: About nine months ago, I lost a lot of free time to a little applet called Pentris. The addition of pentomino pieces made the gameplay quite different from the original falling block game, but I couldn’t help but think that Pentris didn’t go far enough.

Heroes of Newerth - Charge!

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dedoimedo.com: Linux games are many and varied. You can find pretty much anything you need, from simple arcades via racing all the way to expansive and elaborate tactical shooters. Still, one aspect of the Linux gaming scene is underplayed, this being the Real Time Strategy (RTS). However, that is about to change.

The Butterfly Effect

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  • The Butterfly Effect
  • Astromenace- A 3D space shooter

Parallel Realities: Retro-themed Linux games

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linuxjournal.com: The Parallel Realities website offers a collection of simple, mostly SDL based action games. They're all fairly lightweight and might make good boredom beaters on a less powerful machine, or failing that, a handy distraction while waiting for something to complete in the background.

linuX-gamers.net live DVD 0.9.6 released

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linux-gamers.net: We recently released a new version of our games distribution.

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