ubuntuvibes.com: Few days back we reported that a new online petition has been launched requesting only native Linux games in Humble Bundle. Jeffrey Rosen (co-founder of the Humble Bundle) replied.
worldofgnome.org: GNOME’s Mahjongg is an one player matching game that is based on the ancient Chinese 4-player game Mahjong. The Mahjong Solitare games family has been available on computers since 1981, and is to be found in every platform and device nowadays. So, what is so great about this game?
omgubuntu.co.uk: The viability of Linux as a gaming platform continues to grow, with today’s news that Unity 3D (no, not that one), one of the most popular games engines used by developers of all calibres, will be supporting Linux.
thepcspy.com: 've been a full-time Ubuntu user for about five years and I don't own any consoles. If you approached me three or four years ago and asked which games I played, you might have received a rather defensive reply. High quality games were few and far between, that is, until May 2010 when things changed forever…
betanews.com: Open-source RTS games aren’t generally known for having quality graphics, even when finished, so you probably wouldn’t expect too much from an alpha build. Which is why 0 A.D. is a real surprise.
arstechnica.com: Ubuntu’s built-in Software Center, which allows users of the popular Linux distribution to purchase software, is attracting game developers. A recent partnership with the backers of the Humble Indie Bundle proved successful. Mainstream publishers like EA are also starting to take an interest.
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- Action RPG 'The Real Texas' Released for Linux
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- Most Open-Source Game Artwork Is Awful
- Humble Bundle seeking Linux developers
- Ryan 'Icculus' Gordon explains game development for Linux
- Linux Gaming Update: Carmageddon, Lodestar, From Dust + More
duskfire.wordpress: Here is a list of some of the more popular games for the GNOME 3 desktop environment. The “gnome-games” meta package will install a total of 16 games, among which are all of the ones below.
phoronix.com: This week from the E3 Expo there's been new details to emerge about Unreal Engine 4 as the latest game engine that's in development by Epic Games. But will there be any native UE4 Linux games to come?
eurogamer.net: Mac and Linux versions of Carmageddon Reincarnation are confirmed after its Kickstarter ended with 156 per cent of its target raised.
- Steam for Linux will launch in 2012
- Valve's Gabe Says "Yes" To Steam Linux This Year
zcint.co.uk: Over a hundred Linux gamers have signed a petition against the inclusion of non-native games in the popular Humble Bundle compilation in response to the appearance of LIMBO in the fifth such bundle.
also: The raw truth about Linux game ports
wolfire.com: Humble Bundle is proud to announce the launch of our latest pay what you want plus charity promotion: Humble Indie Bundle V!
phoronix.com: Here's one of the names that many Linux gamers and Phoronix readers should know for his past open-source work, who since the beginning of May has been employed by Valve Software for their Linux enablement efforts.
phoronix.com: There's another Kickstarter-backed game that may be coming to Linux and it's causing Linux gamers to become extremely excited.
tech-faq.com: Richard Stallman of the Free Software Foundation recently mused on the topic of non-free games on Linux, and unsurprisingly he rejects them, even though admitting that they “might encourage users of the games to replace Windows with GNU/Linux”.
linuxforu.com: As users of Linux, most of us are generally left bereft when it comes to games. However, in spite of such commercially viable (though non-FOSS friendly) policies of game manufacturers, Linux still has its own share of wonderful games, with the likes of Battle for Wesnoth topping the list.
- John Carmack: Linux Version Of QuakeLive Better, Rage Possible
- id's Rage Linux Port Not Actively Pursued
- Super Duper Game Bundle: Linux Tycoon and 2299
- Speed Dreams 2.0 Released with New Stuff
- Interview with Clive Crous from Linux Game Publishing
- A Special Linux Delivery At Valve Software
- Legends of Eisenwald may come to Linux
phoronix.com: For those that have doubted the exclusive Phoronix claims for quite a while now that the Steam client and Source Engine are in fact being ported to Linux, the doubts can be nearly laid to rest.