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Corsix Beta 7

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  • Corsix Beta 7
  • Unigine OilRush Needs More Time To Drill
  • Out of the Park Baseball 12 ships for Mac, PC, Linux
  • Cobalt, New 2D Multiplayer Action Game is in Development
  • nD, New $10 Gaming Handheld Device

Beacon: Sweet Little Game with Touching Story

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ubuntuvibes.com: Beacon is a sweet platformer created in just 48 hours by indie developer randomine that takes us on a memorable 15 minute journey.

Quake Turns 15, Frag On!

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ostatic.com: It was brought to my attention that Quake turned 15 years old Wednesday. Games have come a long way since then, but yet these old games can still transport players into other worlds doing things mere humans usually only see in a movie. In honor of its anniversary I thought I'd load it up and play through it once again.

Steel Storm: Burning Retribution Summer Special

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linuxgamingnews.org: Alexander Zubov from Kot-In-Action the developers of the Steel-Storm games loves the GNU/Linux users and want as many of them (us) to buy his game. But he is very disappointed from the sales, only 3% of the consumers are GNU/Linux users. So,

25 Games, 25 Guns: The Weapons that Defined First-Person Shooters

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maximumpc.com: Building this post made us wonder aloud: how many types of triggers have you digitally pulled over the years? The entire staff of Maximum PC practically grew up playing first person shooters, so we'd have to guess in the hundreds.

Digitanks to Get a Linux Port

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ubuntuvibes.com: On the Digitanks front, there is good news in two areas. First is that I’m drawing near to the release of the beta for the new version that features the first two campaign levels. We’re also closing in on a Linux port of the game.

Open Source Game 0 A.D. Making Leaps and Bounds

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thevarguy.com: It’s been a while since we last checked in with 0 A.D., the open source project which, as I’ve said before and will say again, could have huge implications for the open source channel. Sadly, the game is not yet complete, but it’s made some major leaps in recent months.

John Carmack Closer to Quake 1

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  • John Carmack Talks Quake Reboot, Something Closer to Quake 1
  • Planeshft 0.5.7 Released
  • Legions Of Ashworld Under Development

Some thoughts on commercial FOSS game development

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freegamer.blogspot: It's been a while since I last stirred up controversy on the freegamer blog, so I thought today I'd talk about -- gasp -- developing FOSS games commercially.

PlayOnLinux - There are no miracles

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dedoimedo.com: PlayOnLinux is a gaming framework, based on Wine, designed to help you install and run Microsoft Windows games and programs more easily. Simple enough mission, dire-hard results.

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today's leftovers

Leftovers: Software

  • Calibre 2.29 Includes Small Improvements Only
    As you may already know, Calibre is an open-source book management software, with many interesting features including e-book conversion, e-book viewer, library to ebook reader synchronization and support for the most popular eBook formats, including: epub, cbz, mobi, fb2. Being multi-platform, the app works on Linux, Windows and Mac OS X.
  • 3 Relatively Unknown Open Source Web Browsers for Linux that Packs the Punch
    Browser wars has been going on for more than a decade now and yet, there are no signs of a let down by any parties involved. In fact, things are only hotting up with the big three competing tooth and nail to become the leader of the pack. But that's not the entire story. A host of niche players are also in the market which are equally good and sometimes even better. Here, we'll discuss 3 superb free and open source web browsers you've probably never heard about.
  • Nemo 2.6 Gets A Plugin Manager, More [`Nemo With Unity Patches` PPA Updated]
    While Nemo 2.6 wasn't officially released yet (Cinnamon 2.6 is currently undergoing testing in the Linux Mint Romeo repository), its source has been available for some time on GitHub.
  • WinFF Review - Convert Any Video File with Ease
    WinFF is a tool that uses FFMPEG to convert any kind of video files by using a large number of presets and a ton of other options. It's been around for a long while, so it's time to take a closer look at it and see how it has endured the passage of time.
  • FusionForge 6.0 final release available
    After 4 release candidates, the FusionForge community is proud to announce the new major Fusionforge 6.0 final release.
  • Wine 1.7.44 Brings Support for Numerous Games
    Wine devs have announced that a new version of their application is out and it comes with some very interesting features, including improved support for the 64-bit platform.
  • Wine 1.7.44 Works On More 64-bit ARM Support
    Wine 1.7.44 is out this morning to end out the month of May for the Wine development community.

today's howtos

Raspberry Pi 2 Spotted in Point Break Remake, CSI: Cyber, and Big Hero 6

The movie industry has started to take note that there are very small PCs out there, like the Raspberry Pi 2, and producers have started to add them to film. Point Break is just one example. Read more