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Valve Updates the Original Half-Life 14 Years After Launch

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softpedia.com: The original Half-Life game, the one launched all the way back in 1998 and recently ported on the Linux platform, has just received a major update.

New Humble Bundle to be a breakout hit

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  • New Humble Bundle to be a breakout hit
  • Mac and Linux versions of Strike Suit Zero available now
  • Natural Selection 2 Developers Aim For A September Linux Release
  • GSoC 2013 pushes SuperTuxKart forward
  • Electronic Super Joy Gets Linux Early Access

some odds & ends:

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  • OS X apps run on Linux with Wine-like emulator for Mac software
  • Open Source Code At Heart of Wall Street Programmer’s Bust
  • Building the open source laptop: fantasy to reality
  • using software.opensuse.org
  • MEGABYTE PUNCH is now available on PC Mac and Linux
  • Hacktivist Richard Stallman takes on proprietary software, SaaS and open source
  • Qt5 on openSUSE (including experimental KF5 packages)
  • SECRETS OF RÆTIKON to launch on PC, Mac and Linux
  • Firefox 23 Adds Features, Security to Open-Source Browser

6 Games Set to Land On Steam for Linux Soon

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  • 6 Games Set to Land On Steam for Linux Soon
  • Unvanquished Alpha 18 Further Boosts Its Renderer
  • Shadowrun Returns to get Linux port, Berlin campaign, and fixes
  • Linux Gaming: A State Of Affairs
  • Point and Click Adventure Sale
  • Get Your '90s Groove On, Shadow Warrior Classic Redux
  • A New Flight Simulator Game Is Flying To Linux

New Alien Arena Coming Soon

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  • A New Alien Arena Linux Game Is Coming Soon
  • Don't Starve Adventure Game Gets New Characters on Steam
  • Nintendo's Nuclear Option: Free Games for All
  • Nvidia Shield: shipped, praised, critiqued, dissected

A Review of Open TTD for Linux

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linuxaria.com: Open TTD is a wonderful new revamp open source expansion of the classic Transport Tycoon Deluxe and with a price tag of free, it’s a great, inexpensive, and fun way to waste your time.

Review: Gratuitous Space Battles

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tuxradar.com: If you’re like me, you sometimes end up pondering difficult questions in the pub like: why aren’t there enough space games where giant starship fleets get to pound the crap out of each other with futuristic weaponry? Fortunately, Cliff "Cliffski" Harris telepathically heard our cries and created Gratuitous Space Battles.

Open Source and the Gaming Industry

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gamedev.net: Many companies are taking advantage of open source software, much in part to the increasing popularity of Linux. Open source has become a big buzzword, with many people not really understanding what it really is.

The Grave Digger, It Looks Dead Good

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  • The Grave Digger, It Looks Dead Good
  • Fancy Skulls FPS Rougelike To Release This Summer
  • The Raven - Legacy Of A Master Thief Released Today
  • Retro Gaming Quake 2 in Linux with Yamagi Client (video)

Surprise Attack launches Australia's first indie publisher

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computerandvideogames.com: Marketing agency Surprise Attack announced the launch of its new publishing label, Surprise Attack Games, alongside three newly signed games.

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