Linux games started as an extension of Unix games and later evolved to introduce its titles in various genres like racing games, sports games, trading card games, and much more. As the Linux operation system grew by each passing year, open source and free games increased in scalability and complexity. Linux gaming platform began in 1994 with the introduction of Doom by Dave D. Talyor and today there are high-end games like Dirt Rally, Rocket League, and much more.
Before we install Steam on Ubuntu Linux we have to open the terminal and install the following packages: sudo apt-get install libgl1-mesa-dri:i386 libgl1-mesa-glx:i386 libc6:i386 -y When installation is finished just follow this link and press ” Install Steam Now” button. Next step is to open the file with the Ubuntu Package Center. If it doesn’t prompt you ; just find the file you downloaded and double click it. Accept Steam Terms and you are ready to play.
Terasology Alpha 4 released few weeks ago, is an open source game born from a Minecraft-inspired tech demo and is becoming a stable platform for various types of gameplay settings in a voxel world. Terasology Alpha 4 changelog Dialogs – added to lineup as it is now used in DynamicCities to let the player interact with NPCs (for the trading system for instance) DynamicCities – heavily updated since last as part of @Cpt.
OpenTTD 1.6.1 (ttd) recently released, is an open source simulation game based upon the popular Microprose game “Transport Tycoon Deluxe“, written by Chris Sawyer. It attempts to mimic the original game as closely as possible while extending it with lots of new features and enhancements. OpenTTD 1.6.1 + Rc1 changelog Fix: Compilation and optimisation issues with GCC6 Fix: Compilation with –disable-network Fix: [NewGRF] shift-and-add-divide/modulo varadjusts use signed division/modulo Fix: Company 0 could accept engine previews before they were offered Feature: Mexican Spanish Change: Performance improvement for dedicated servers by skipping drawing calls earlier in the process Fix: Automatic servicing of road vehicles compared path finder costs with tile distances, thus vehicles went to depots which were factor 100 too far away Fix: Enforce a non-zero load amount for all vehicles, so that vehicles can process their cargo reservations Fix: Do not decrease the column width of depot windows when vehicles with high unitnumbers leave Fix: Button size computation in script configuration window Fix: [NewGRF] Set date of last service on construction also for wagons and articulated parts Fix: Vehicles could not be hidden from the purchase list when they were in exclusive preview Fix: Dock and roadstop picker, client list and town authority window did not auto-resize according to their content when they were positioned at the bottom of the screen Fix: Various incorrect but uncritical size computations in the content client Fix: Memory leak when disabling palette animation Fix: [NewGRF] The house id as returned by house variable 66 was incorrect when querying neighboured tiles Fix: [Build] Compilation failure with gcc 6.
SuperTuxKart 0.9.2 beta recently released, is a Free 3D kart racing game, with many tracks, characters and modes you can play. You can play with up to 4 friends on one PC, racing against each other, or you can just try beating the computer (a network multiplayer feature is planned). SuperTuxKart Features Over 20 tracks and arenas Split-screen multiplayer support Many game modes Grand Prix Single Race Time Trial Follow-the-leader 3-Strikes Battles Fun characters Free addons repository Runs on Windows, Linux and Mac OS X SuperTuxKart 0.
Take your cube to infinite levels with quick reaction There are a series of spikes on your way and you need to jump through these spikes. Tap once to leap or you can tap twice to leap twice to pass through tough obstacles that come your way.Spikes and height of levels increase with time and show off your quick reaction while scoring extremely high scores to tease your friends. Download Be careful to time your jump perfectly to overcome the obstacles.
Battle for Wesnoth 1.12.6 released this week, is a maintenance release for the stable 1.12.x series and, as such, it delivers an assortment of bug fixes and other improvements over previous releases in this series. In particular, this version includes an important regression fix for non-QWERTY keyboards, and a few fixes for long-standing UI and terrain graphics issues. Battle For Wesnoth 1.12.6 Changelog Campaigns: Legend of Wesmere: Fixed recruit lists for AI sides in MP mode.
Freeminer 0.4.14.8 recently released, is a multiplayer Minecraft-inspired sandbox game. Freeminer is based on Minetest which is developed by a number of contributors from all over the globe. Unlike Minetest it aims to make the game fun while trading off some bits of perfectionism. Features Walk around, dig and build in an infinite voxel world and craft stuff from raw materials to help you along the way. Robust and powerful server-side modding API.
Warsow 2.10 which was released early this year, is now available for install via getdeb package. Warsow is set in a futuristic cartoonish world where rocketlauncher-wielding pigs and lasergun-carrying cyberpunks roam the streets. It is a completely free, fast-paced first-person shooter for Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X. This latest release of Warsow introduces some significant changes to the engine along with some polish and fixes to the gameplay. See details below.
FlightGear 2016.2 recently released, is a free, open-source flight simulator. It supports a variety of popular platforms (Windows, Mac, Linux, etc.) and is developed by skilled volunteers from around the world. This new version contains many exciting new features, enhancements and bugfixes. Promo Video by FGPromo [youtube height=”HEIGHT” width=”WIDTH”]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yPBdJT2Pkdc[/youtube] FlightGear 2016.2 Highlights Major enhancements in this release Core Video configuration can be saved. The TerraSync server has been switched to using HTTP instead of SVN.
Wildfire Games, an international group of volunteer game developers, has announced the release of “0 A.D. Alpha 20 Timosthenes“, the twentieth alpha version of 0 A.D., a free, open-source game of ancient warfare. This Alpha features 10 new maps, core functionality for a cinematic in-game camera, the ability to share drop sites with your allies, and more! 0 A.D. Alpha 20 Timosthenes changelog New Gameplay Features in This Release New Random Maps: “Ambush”, “Empire“, “Flood”, “Frontier“, “Hell’s Pass“, “Island Stronghold“, “Lions Den” and “Stronghold“.
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Bounce upward between the different orbits while avoiding them! Simply tap the screen to move the dot upward carefully through each obstacles. Tap tap and wait until the right moment before you move. – Pick coins along the way to get a point – Pick the diamond to get 5 points to increase your leaderboard chance Be careful not to move the wrong moment else you have to start the game over again.
Unvanquished Alpha 48 is a fast-paced, futuristic FPS with RTS elements, pitting technologically advanced humans against hordes of highly adaptable aliens. The player can choose from either team, providing a fresh gameplay experience on both sides of the conflict. This release mainly contains bug-fixes and code cleanups. There has been art progress as well but it came late in the alpha cycle and the integration of the assets wasn’t perfect so we did not merge them.
Guide your character through multiple obstacles with varying difficulty and top the leaderboard. Stand on static platforms and pay attention to the obstacle motion and jump when you have made your jump calculation. Down now for FREE only on iTunes… #iOS #indiedev
Battle For Wesnoth 1.13.2 released end of last year, is the third development release in the 1.13.x series and it delivers a number of improvements, bug fixes, and a few visible graphic updates including a brand-new logo. The Battle for Wesnoth is a Free, turn-based tactical strategy game with a high fantasy theme, featuring both single-player, and online/hotseat multiplayer combat. Fight a desperate battle to reclaim the throne of Wesnoth, or take hand in any number of other adventures.
SuperTuxKart 0.9.1 recently released, is a free 3D kart racing game, with many tracks and with a focus on having fun over realism. You can play with up to 4 friends on one PC, racing against each other or just trying to beat the computer; single-player mode is also available. SuperTuxKart 0.9.1 Changelog: Many bug fixes Started to use scripting in tracks Significant audio performance improvements Smaller tweaks and improvements to several tracks including Math class XR591 Fort Magma Gran Paradiso Subsea Tweak to challenges Better support for driving tracks in reverse Install SuperTuxKart 0.
SuperTux 0.4.0 recently released its first stable release after more than a decade of slow development. SuperTux is a free classic 2D jump’n run sidescroller game in a style similar to the original Super Mario games. Compared to 0.1.3, this release features: a nearly completely rewritten game engine based on OpenGL, OpenAL, SDL2, … support for translations in-game manager for downloadable add-ons and translations Bonus Island III, a for now unfinished Forest Island and the development levels in Incubator Island a final boss in Icy Island new and improved soundtracks and sound effects new badguys, bonuses and power-ups (air-, earth- and ice-flower) a halloween tilemap new graphic effects (glowing objects, particles, …) levels and worldmaps are scriptable using squirrel much more game objects: trampolines, switches, portable stones, wind, moving platforms, … – most of them have scripting APIs improved statistics many invisible changes, like unit tests, efficiency improvements and more bugfixes much more… Compared to the latest beta, 0.
Capcom has just announced that the upcoming Street Fighter V game will also be adapted for SteamOS, with the help of Valve. Street Fighter V is an upcoming fighting video game produced by Capcom, which co-developed the game together with Dimps. It is the fifth main numbered entry in Capcom’s Street Fighter franchise. Following a recent post on capcom website: “Hey everyone. I’m excited to announce that Street Fighter V will be officially supporting Steam OS!
Destiny 2.1.0 Update recently released, is a shooter at heart and combines action and adventure gameplay to create a new evolution in storytelling, gaming and entertainment. Create and customise your character, and build your own legend with each deadly enemy you defeat in a variety of gameplay modes, a unique multiplayer experience, and new social features. Destiny 2.1.0 update will introduce a big set of changes for all the weapons, limiting the efficiency of pulse rifles and making sure that gamers have options for the other types, especially when they engage in Player versus Player combat.
The all-time favorite Age of Empires real-time strategy series with over 20 million copies sold worldwide can now be played on your smartphone. Dominate the world in this next generation mobile Real Time Strategy game. Engage in real-time battles with legendary heroes Choose from the many Civilizations of the world and relive epic battles from history Recreate history by creating and evolving your very own Empire! …all with simple, intutive gameplay optimized just for mobile!
Vendetta Online 1.8.360 recently released, is a MMORPG (massively multiplayer online role-playing game) from Guild Software Inc. A notable update to this release is Vendetta is widely regarded as the first MMO to launch support for the Rift, back in July of 2013, and as a result, this update now comes with the latest 0.8 SDK support, along with adding many new VR-specific features and improvements. Vendetta Online 1.8.360 changelog: Oculus Rift “Beta Test” VR support updated to the 0.
Asphalt 8: Airborne – one of the best car racing games for mobile devices by Gameloft has just received a major update on Windows Phone Mobile platform. This latest update released by Gameloft this week had already been launched on Android and iOS platforms, so it was Windows turn. Version Notes: Minor bugs fixed Summer’s over, but the latest Asphalt 8 update will help you keep the heat going a little longer!
World of Tanks Blitz to be Features on Windows phones and Windows 10. World of Tanks Blitz is a free-to-play mobile MMO action game brought to you by Wargaming, the publisher of World of Tanks, the smash hit PC game now with over 90 million players worldwide. Drawing inspiration from the hugely popular World of Tanks, World of Tanks Blitz introduces cross platform tank combat for a variety of devices including Windows 10 PCs, tablets and phones.
Patrick Söderlund, Executive Vice President, EA Studios recently announced that lots of new contents are coming soon over the next several months that will provide new ways to immerse yourself in Star Wars. This follows the successful launch of Star Wars Battlefront around the world about a week ago. According to him – “Star Wars Battlefront is the biggest launch of a Star Wars video game ever and is the largest digital launch in the history of EA”.
Assassin’s Creed Syndicate Receives Improved Performance and Stability Patch on Consoles. Assassin’s Creed Syndicate was released on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 back in October. This latest update comes with improvements and a host of fixes. Assassin’s Creed Syndicate Update Stab/Crashs/Perfs Improved performance and stability Online Fixed an issue where there was no rating for the final mission Fixed an issue where the Trophy/Achievement descriptions were in English when the user put his system language to “French (Canada)” Audio Fixed an issue where the lip-sync was not synchronized with the cinematics Fixed an issue where the subtitles weren’t exactly matching the audio Fixed some issues with some audio missing or being played incorrectly Vehicles Fixed some collisions issues for carriages and trains Fixed some spawning issues with the vehicles AI/NPC Fixed some popping issues Improved reactions for the allies Improved reactions for NPC on the ground Improved reactions for NPC on carts and trains Improved navigation for NPC Game System Fixed some issues with the replay system Fixed some balancing issues Fixed an issue where the gun might be missing in the inventory after acquiring it in the “Whitechapel Conquest” mission Fixed an unlocking issue with the Train Raids Fixed an issue with the “Artisan” Trophy/Achievement World/3D/Menu/HUD The Time Anomaly icon was increased to have a better visibility on the map Fixed some issues with the messages for the mission in the HUD Fixed some icon issues Fixed some lighting issues Fixed some low resolution and corrupted texture issues Fixed some level of detail issues Fixed issues with props in the world Fight Fixed some issues during fights with NPCs Fixed issues with counter attacks Fixed some camera issues Mission Fixed an issue in the Fight Club Fixed an issue where the player could not enter the Time Anomaly mission Fixed some issues with the mission objectives and secondary constraints not updating properly Fixed issues with the fast travel Fixed some issues where the missions could be blocked after some cinematics Fixed some issues with Crawford Starrick in the last mission, “A Night To Remember” Behavior Fixed some issues with the coerce system Fixed some issues with the cover system Fixed some issues with the parkour and navigation Fixed some animation issues Fixed some camera issues Fixed some issues with the rope launcher Fixed an issue where the player could sometimes fall under the map source
Tunnel Dash is a fun, addictive and an endless line arcade game that challenges your mind and reflex. You simply swipe left and right to keep the dot on the line while avoiding obstacles. Lots of new and unique puzzles added the game. *** Features *** – Challenging puzzles – Over 100 mind tasking game play and puzzle – Smooth soundtrack to entertain you with – Endless gameplay
Halo 5: Guardians Battle Of Shadow and Light update, the first drop of free content goodness for Halo 5: Guardians, is now available. The next time you log in, you will be prompted to download this update. The following are included: Added 48 new REQs, including new armors, helmets, weapon skins, weapon and vehicle variants, a new visor and assassination, and new emblems. See below for a breakdown of what’s included.
Vendetta Online 1.8.359 MMO Online Game recently released, is a MMORPG (massively multiplayer online role-playing game) from Guild Software Inc. In this game, players take the form of spaceship pilots within the universe, flying to and fro between space stations and other locations in the galaxy. All combat within the game is fully realtime, based entirely on “twitch” skill. You directly pilot and fly your own ship. Players may fight one another, or against Non-Player Characters (NPCs), even participating in massive border battles between nations or helping eradicate the vicious Hive.
Gaming just got even better with Windows 10. Play great games optimized specifically for Windows 10, including Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition Beta, Killer Instinct, and Gears of War Ultimate Edition, while using Xbox accessories like the Xbox Elite Wireless Controller. From the best casual games to a new generation of PC gaming, Windows 10 is built for the games you love. Below are some of the amazing Xbox games coming to Windows 10 in the near future: Rise Of The Tomb Raider: Featuring epic, high-octane action moments set in the most beautiful hostile environments on earth, Rise of the Tomb Raider delivers a cinematic survival action adventure where you will join Lara Croft on her first tomb raiding expedition as she seeks to discover the secret of immortality.
The release of free, post-launch content for Halo 5: Guardians begins this month with the first drop: Battle of Shadow and Light, which includes the stealthy new “Shinobi” Ninja-themed armor, some legendary Light Rifle firepower and perhaps most importantly, the arrival of Big Team Battle maps, modes and mayhem. There are tons of new items added to and unlocked in this month’s drop, including all-new Ultra Rare and Legendary items, such as Shinobi armor and the Dying Star Light Rifle (to name but two).
The New Xbox One Experience rolled out today, is a complete transformation of Xbox One, integrating the speed and versatility of Windows 10. This experience includes enabling one of your most requested features – the ability to play Xbox 360 games on Xbox One. Improvement on how gamers interact with Xbox One was redesigned to make it the fastest and most social Xbox experience ever. Here are some of the new experiences that you will enjoy on your Xbox One with this update: Xbox One Backward Compatibility.
The brand new expansion for Age of Empires II HD: The African Kingdoms, had been released early this week. This latest campaign comes with tons of new content, including new civilizations, fully voice-acted campaigns, and a brand-new game mode. 4 New Civilizations Berbers – Unite the tribes of Northern Africa and set sail for Europe. Can you hold your ground against the scrambled kingdoms of Iberia? Malians – Follow in the footsteps of the great Mansa Musa and become the greatest king of Western Africa.
Microsoft recently released a new patch for Age of Empires: Castle Siege Patch 1.14. Age of Empires: Castle Siege is a free-to-play medieval MMO tower defense game, designed for Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone. The game features rapid development of a Castle and to improve defensive and attacking capabilities to protect your kingdom from enemy attack. It was developed by Smoking Gun Interactive and Microsoft Studios, and was formally announced on August 26, 2014.
The third game update for FIFA 16 has been made available for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. This update includes new content like Star heads for some players, many from the newly promoted Barclays Premier League teams this season; New third kits added for Roma, Barcelona, and Inter Milan. The update includes general stability improvements and addresses the following items identified by the community and the FIFA team: Improved online matchmaking.
Sony recently announced on its Tweeter feeds the release of PlayStation 4 firmware 3.11 update, which is going to focus more on general stability and performance of PS 4 rather than adding new features. PS4 firmware 3.11 was released yesterday, November 9. Always update your PS4 system to the latest version of the system software. By updating, you can enjoy additional features, improved usability, and enhanced security Main features in system software update 3.
Welcome to Call of Duty: Black Ops III, a dark, twisted future where a new breed of Black Ops soldier emerges and the lines are blurred between our own humanity and the technology we created to stay ahead, in a world where cutting-edge military robotics define warfare. Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 combines three unique game modes: Campaign, Multiplayer and Zombies, providing fans with the deepest and most ambitious Call of Duty ever.
A sneak update on Diablo III Patch 2.4.0 PTR Preview had been announced on Diablo III blog page and this is a monstrous patch, packed to the brim with lots of features requested for. The first official preview was released for the patch, giving a high level look at the myriad of changes and new features that are on the way. Diablo III Patch 2.4.0 Hightlights: New Zone: Greyhollow Island Expanded Areas: The Eternal Woods and Royal Quarters Revamped Set Items New Feature: Set Dungeons New Feature: Empowered Rifts New Legendaries Revised Buff UI More Stash Space Season Journey Revisions Season Rebirth New to PC: Action Combat Note: Please note that this is only a preview.
Hearthstone’s third adventure, the League of Explorers, has just been announced at BlizzCon over the weekend. The new adventure called The League of Explorers contains a series of single-player missions, which is meant to introduce players to heroic new characters and amazing villains, dangerous temples, and deadly traps. Join the League of Explorers and embark on the adventure of a lifetime. Explore Azeroth’s most mysterious archaeological sites and discover ancient treasures!
Nvidia has just announced that they will be working with Ubisoft, the developers of Assassin Creed, to add graphics technologies to the forth coming game Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate. Below is video released by Ubisoft revealing stunning details of the technology behind the game, which includes work created by NVIDIA GameWorks Studios. Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate also uses HBAO+ and TXAA, and adds NVIDIA PCSS (percentage closer soft shadows). HBAO+ (Horizon Based Ambient Occlusion) is a fast, simple way to add an exceptional level of shading detail to areas of a game under ambient lighting.
With the holiday gaming feast approaching this Friday with the release of Call of Duty: Black Ops III. Nvidia had kicked off the November-December gaming deluge. GeForce gamers will be Game Ready with today’s release of the latest Game Ready Driver for Call of Duty: Black Ops III. NVIDIA is taking it a step further and committing to GeForce gamers that we will deliver Game Ready driver support on or before launch day for the top titles this holiday season.
Hedgewars 0.9.22 recently released, is a turn based strategy, artillery, action and comedy game, featuring the antics of pink hedgehogs with attitude as they battle from the depths of hell to the depths of space. As commander, it’s your job to assemble your crack team of hedgehog soldiers and bring the war to your enemy. Hedgewars 0.9.22 changelog: New features: New Weapon / Map object: air mine Various tweaks to the interface and in-game chat Extensive changes to TechRacer: Variable terrain types, enhanced parameters, hwmap interpreter, fuel limiter, etc.
Nvidia team has announced the release of GeForce Game Ready 358.87 WHQL drivers for Call of Duty: Black Ops III graphics driver for Linux-based operating systems, and its available for download. This release had been focused on optimization to give gamers the best gaming experience, when playing fast-paced first-person shooter games. This latest driver update focuses on following: Act Of Aggression – Added DirectX 11 SLI profile NBA 2K16 – Added DirectX 11 SLI profile StarCraft II – Updated DirectX 11 SLI profile Sword Coast Legends – Added DirectX 11 SLI profile Triad Wars – Updated DirectX 11 SLI profile Call of Duty: Black Ops III arrives this Friday, filled with campaign, co-op, multiplayer, and Zombies content, as well as new graphics features and an updated engine.
ZOTAC has just posted on their blog page, the new ZOTAC NEN Steam Machine. Gaming in past had always been divided between PC gamers and console gamers. Valve sensed a need, and demand to bridge the gap between PC gamers and Console gamers. ZOTAC following Greg Coomer’s posts in 2011 demostrating using a small form factor build utilizing a ZOTAC Z68-ITX WIFI motherboard with an onboard NVIDIA mobile graphics to run Portal 2 FAST, ZOTAC approached Valve to agree on a deal to develop a customized solution tailored specifically to become the ultimate fusion of PC and console.
Another Dota 2 update had been released by the Dota team. Dota 2 is a free-to-play competitive game of action and strategy, played by millions of passionate fans worldwide. Players pick from a pool of over a hundred heroes, forming two teams of five players. Dota 2 updates: Fixed not being able to watch a single-match series. Fixed a bug that prevented the Collection tab in the Armory having the correct number of slots.
Wine 1.7.54 which was recently released, now comes with improved video decoding, TransmitFile function implementation, More implementation of the Web Services DLL, Improved video decoding, Alternative for the deprecated prelink tool, Major Turkish translation update and various bug fixes. Wine 1.7.54 changelog Paint.NET 3.22 window rendering broken Paint.NET 3.36 fails to start without native gdiplus IVONA Voices/Reader (SAPI TTS) 1.0.16 crashes on startup CamStudio displays an error when record button is pressed Word Perfect Lightning 1.
Jelly Clash Mania: Sugar Pops is a whole new match-3 game experience. Get ready to discover a new fresh and yummy Jelly Sugar Pops world with new candies, new story with challenging delightful levels. Swap and match 3 or more of the new Jelly Sugar Pops candies to create shiny explosions and get higher score to reach the new ice cream Sugar Pops land. ☆☆☆☆☆ New Features of Jelly Clash Mania: Sugar Pops ☆☆☆☆☆
Advanced Phone Cleaner & Optimizer is the latest Android phone master optimizer & cleaner with new user interface. Amazing features had been added to this app to improve and boost your phone’s speed by over 80%. This had been tested and confirmed to work. So what makes Advanced Phone Optimizer different from others: Memory (RAM) Optimizer This features enables you to clean up your phone memory and optimize it’s speed by cleaning out redundant running tasks in background Application Manager With this feature, you can easily move apps to SD card, backup apps, install and uninstall multiple apps at the same time.
1212 Cube Puzzle is a new challenging puzzle game and its simple to play with lots of fun. Simply place the different blocks shapes on the 1212 grid board, fill up rows or columns to clear all blocks vertically or horizontally. Make good use of the available space by placing the blocks wisely to maximize score No time limit to this game, so its endless Extras: Added a small T shape with its inverted shape No color matching; No full screen ads; Only the game and You.
In this Sugar Sugar 3 logic game you have to get the sugar into the cup. The question is how skilled are you to direct the sugars into the cups in this ever expanding puzzle game. It will seem simple at first, but it will get more and more difficult. Fill the cup and make sure you get to the next level. Draw the lines accurately to ensure the sugar is guided into each respective cups.
Soccer League Word Search is the latest classical word search puzzle game in store. Soccer League Word Search primarily focuses on some of the top football leagues in the world and their corresponding clubs. One of the catch for this puzzle game is for football or soccer lovers to know the different leagues in different parts of the continent and their club names, so a lot of hard work had been put into updating the different leagues.
In this tutorial, I will be showing you how to setup your own agar.io server on Ubuntu 14.04 machine installed on Amazon AWS. For the purpose of this tutorial, I will be installing this on the t2.micro instance type which somes with 1 vCPU and 1GB memory with EBS only storage. If you plan to go LIVE for multiple people to access this, you might be looking at having a dedicated server.
Agario or Agar.io is the latest hit online game in the world now and its a must play game. The game play is for you to try to become the biggest cell or circle of them all. Control your tiny cell and eat other players to grow larger. In this tutorial I will be showing how to use/install the agario / agar.io bot on an android phone – On your android phone install Dolphin Browser – Install Tampermonkey Dolphin app – Open the installed Dolphin browser Access my website “sysads.
Agario or Agar.io is the latest hit online game in the world now and its a must play game. The game play is for you to try to become the biggest cell or circle of them all. Control your tiny cell and eat other players to grow larger! But watch out: players bigger than you will be trying to make you their lunch.gar.io. Survive and eat long enough to become the biggest cell in the game!
FlightGear 3.6 which is yet to be officially released, is a free, open-source flight simulator. It supports a variety of popular platforms (Windows, Mac, Linux, etc.) and is developed by skilled volunteers from around the world. FlightGear 3.6 changelog A complete makeover for the default aircraft And it comes with a damage model, creating a very visual impression of what happens if you land too hard: A new user interface / instructor station ‘Houston, the Atlantis has reached orbit.
Play agario one of the most played online games with players around the world as you try to become the biggest cell of them all on Linux. Control your tiny cell and eat other players to grow larger! But watch out: players bigger than you will be trying to make you their lunch. Survive and eat long enough to become the biggest cell in the game! With new controls developed especially for touchscreens, agar.
Doomsday 2.0 portable game engine just released, is an open source, portable game engine for classic first person shooters. Doomsday supports many games including the classic first-person shooters DOOM, Heretic and Hexen. Lets you enjoy the original games using modern technology, including high-resolution OpenGL graphics, 3D models, and dynamic lighting effects. The Doomsday Engine is available for Windows, Mac OS X, Ubuntu and most other Unix platforms. Doomsday 2.0 changelog from developer: The major milestone we are achieving with 2.
The Dota team recently announced that Dota 2 Reborn Beta will be available early next week. This release brings with it a new interface, new engine and Custom Games. Dota 2 is a free-to-play competitive game of action and strategy, played by millions of passionate fans worldwide. Players pick from a pool of over a hundred heroes, forming two teams of five players. Everything in the dashboard has been completely redesigned utilizing a new UI framework, and the engine that powers the game has been fully replaced.
Freeciv 2.5.0 recently released, is a Free and Open Source empire-building strategy game inspired by the history of human civilization. The game commences in prehistory and each player’s mission is to become the of your tribe, lead them from the Stone Age to the Space Age, and fight to obtain the ultimate goal. Freeciv can be played online in your web-browser for free. FreeCiv 2.5.0 Changelog Summary Fixes to longstanding bugs in border rules Fixes to corner cases in the civ2civ3 rules The client could sometimes fail to show some cargo of a transport in the unit selection dialog, due to the server not sending correct information after reloading a savegame When the AI proposed a treaty, it could be sent in such a way as to cause the client to pop it up in front of other tabs, obscuring end-of-turn activities Fix a corner case where a technology could be granted to a dead player due to changing research costs Fix a server crash in rulesets with variable city map radius.
Freeminer 0.4.12.6 recently released, is a Minecraft-inspired sandbox game. Freeminer is based on Minetest which is developed by a number of contributors from all over the globe. Unlike Minetest it aims to make the game fun while trading off some bits of perfectionism. This latest release is to address issues with game stability and speed. Freeminer Features Walk around, dig and build in an infinite voxel world and craft stuff from raw materials to help you along the way.
OpenTTD 1.5.0 recently released, is an open source simulation game based upon the popular Microprose game “Transport Tycoon Deluxe“, written by Chris Sawyer. It attempts to mimic the original game as closely as possible while extending it with lots of new features and enhancements. This latest released comes with higher mountains than you have ever seen before, a better UI for high resolution screens, and a much more rural intro screen.
Unvanquished Alpha 38 is a fast-paced, futuristic FPS with RTS elements, pitting technologically advanced humans against hordes of highly adaptable aliens. The player can choose from either team, providing a fresh gameplay experience on both sides of the conflict. This release mainly contains bug-fixes and code cleanups. There has been art progress as well but it came late in the alpha cycle and the integration of the assets wasn’t perfect so we did not merge them.
SuperTuxKart 0.9 recently released, is a free 3D kart racing game, with many tracks and with a focus on having fun over realism. You can play with up to 4 friends on one PC, racing against each other or just trying to beat the computer; single-player mode is also available. The main new features since version 0.8.1 is the switch from Irrlicht to Antarctica a new graphical engine. OpenGL 3 is now required, and the minimum supported requirements include an intel HD 3000 integrated GPU.
Hearthstone – Heroes of Warcraft is a free-to-play fast-paced digital strategy card game developed by Blizzard Entertainment. Players choose one of nine epic Warcraft heroes to play as, and then take turns playing cards from their customizable decks to cast potent spells, use heroic weapons or abilities, or summon powerful characters to crush their opponent. Below is step by step instruction on how to install Hearthstone on your Android phone. For the purpose of this post, I will be installing it on my Nexus 4 phone.
Wildfire Games, an international group of volunteer game developers, has announced the release of “0 A.D. Alpha 18 Rhododactylos“, the eighteenth alpha version of 0 A.D., a free, open-source game of ancient warfare. This alpha features improved performance, an in-game technology tree, a new map type (“Nomad”) and more. 0 A.D. Alpha 18 Rhododactylos changelog Top New Gameplay Features in This Release Nomad Game Mode: Players start with only some citizen soldiers and female citizens, and no civil center, and must build a base from scratch.
The FlightGear development team has just released FlightGear 3.4. FlightGear is a free, open-source flight simulator. This new version contains many exciting new features, enhancements and bugfixes. Highlights in this release include frame-rate improvements on some systems, reduced memory usage and enhancements to the built-in web server. FlightGear 3.4 changelog Performance Improved frame-rates on some systems from more efficient use of Uniforms Reduced memory occupancy for scenery tiles AI models are now rendered based on display size rather than range AI/MP models may now define objects as being part of the interior, which will not be rendered at large distances Usability Built-in web server now includes a moving map, a screenshot grabber, and supports SVG-based panels In-application launcher for Mac, based on Qt5 Graphics Improved rendering of runway and other lights under ALS Landing and spotlight support for ALS Scenery Improved materials XML format making customer material definition easier Procedural rock material definition JSBSim Synchronization with latest JSBSim Highlighted new and improved aircraft Extra EA-500 North American P-51D Mustang Cessna Citation II F-14b Other Firewall exceptions are automatically added during setup on Windows systems Aircraft moved to a SVN repository.
Unknown Horizons Release 2014.1 which was released end of last year, is a 2D realtime strategy simulation with an emphasis on economy and city building. Expand your small settlement to a strong and wealthy colony, collect taxes and supply your inhabitants with valuable goods. Increase your power with a well balanced economy and with strategic trade and diplomacy. Unknown Horizons Release 2014.1 new features Only expand settlement range for certain buildings Color overlays (if running with FIFE 0.
Introducing the latest entertaining game on the Android platform – Circle Pong Challenge for your Android operating system devices. All you need to do is keep the ball bouncing in the circle ** Game Play ** ✔ Keep the ball inside the circle by simply tapping the left and right controls. ✔ Keeping the ball inside the circle earns you points ✔ Earn more points and top the leaders board list
Wesnoth 1.12.1 is now available. This is a maintenance release for the stable 1.12.x series and, as such, it delivers an assortment of bug fixes and other improvements over version 1.12.0. The Battle for Wesnoth is a Free, turn-based tactical strategy game with a high fantasy theme, featuring both single-player, and online/hotseat multiplayer combat. Fight a desperate battle to reclaim the throne of Wesnoth, or take hand in any number of other adventures.
Experience the brand new Target The Dot game. This is an addictive and fun game you do not want to miss this year 2015. The game design is unique and appealing. The objective of the game is easy to discover as soon as you start playing. Target The Dot – game play is to hit the rotating circle target area colored black by launching the trigger (arrow like triangle). To take it further, hit the spinning red dot to double your lead.
Planetary Bubble Shooter is one of the most classic shooting bubble buster game out there. This game comes with different stunning puzzles and the planet effects makes it cool to keep on playing while relaxed. Shoot the planet at the right or similar target and destroy a several planets at once. Clear all the planets and move to the next puzzle. – Great planetary effects – Awesome sound effects – Beautiful graphics
Two Cars 2015 is an addictive puzzle game for you to enjoy with your friends and family. The game is about you controlling two racing cars at the same time whilst avoiding & collecting obstacles along the way. You need to control both the blue and orange car at the same time Collect all the circles along the way Avoid the squares blocks DO NOT miss any circles on the road
SteamOS 1.0 Beta Update 153 have just been released to the alchemist repository. This release comes with a number of updates, bug fixes and new packages. Some of the updates includes: Updated NVIDIA drivers to 343.22, Updated AMD graphics driver to 14.9, Linux kernel rebased against 3.10.60, Improved performance of timing system calls for 32-bit applications by backporting i386 VDSO changes from upstream kernel and adding eglibc support for them, Fixed “XCOM: Enemy Unknown” not focusing on startup.
Freeciv 2.4.4 recently released, is a Free and Open Source empire-building strategy game inspired by the history of human civilization. The game commences in prehistory and each player’s mission is to become the of your tribe, lead them from the Stone Age to the Space Age, and fight to obtain the ultimate goal. Freeciv can be played online in your web-browser for free. FreeCiv 2.4.4 update Tech upkeep cost was slightly larger than intended.
Unvanquished Alpha 34 is a fast-paced, futuristic FPS with RTS elements, pitting technologically advanced humans against hordes of highly adaptable aliens. The player can choose from either team, providing a fresh gameplay experience on both sides of the conflict. This release mainly contains bug-fixes and code cleanups. There has been art progress as well but it came late in the alpha cycle and the integration of the assets wasn’t perfect so we did not merge them.
Robocode is a programming game, where the goal is to develop a robot battle tank to battle against other tanks in Java or .NET. The robot battles are running in real-time and on-screen. The latest release Robocode 22.214.171.124 is a new maintenance release containing two bug fixes and two changes. Various issues with the sources that was a “show stopper” for including Robocode with Debian have been ironed out. Robocode 1.
Minecraft is a game about breaking and placing blocks. At first, people built structures to protect against nocturnal monsters, but as the game grew players worked together to create wonderful, imaginative things. It can also be about adventuring with friends or watching the sun rise over a blocky ocean. Minecraft 1.8 is the first non-development release in the Bountiful Update. It added and changed many aspects of Minecraft which made it easier for map makers to create adventure maps, and added many blocks and mobs for survival play.
The latest Unreal Engine 4.5 has been released and this includes eagerly-awaited features such as animation retargeting, automatic C++ hot reload, light map UV generation and streaming video textures. New real-time ray traced soft shadows allow for beautifully lit dynamic scenes, and screen-space subsurface scattering enables very realistic skin materials. Finally, creating user interfaces has never been easier now that Unreal Motion Graphics is ready to use! This release also contains a huge number of usability and learning enhancements, an all new tutorial system, and new game templates for Advanced Vehicles and Twin Stick Shooters.
Finally, Borderland 2 is now officially available for the Linux platform. The pre-sequel will be available next month when the game will be launched. Courtesy of Aspyr Media following an interview conducted by gameingonlinux team, the new port may have a few rough edges (what new port doesn’t?), but it’s a really great game to have on our platform. The game is also on sale, so there’s never been a better time to pickup a copy, or if you already owned it be sure to grab some DLC to show your support.
Urban Terror is a free multiplayer first person shooter developed by FrozenSand, that will run on any Quake III Arena compatible engine. Urban Terror can be described as a Hollywood tactical shooter; somewhat realism based, but the motto is “fun over realism”. This results in a very unique, enjoyable and addictive game. This latest version Urban Terror 4.2.019 comes with a new official game mode called Freeze Tag, and it’s quite popular in Quake-based gameso.
Doomsday Engine is an open source, portable game engine for classic first person shooters. Doomsday supports many games including the classic first-person shooters DOOM, Heretic and Hexen. Lets you enjoy the original games using modern technology, including high-resolution OpenGL graphics, 3D models, and dynamic lighting effects. The Doomsday Engine is available for Windows, Mac OS X, Ubuntu and most other Unix platforms. Doomsday Engine Features OpenGL based renderer Dynamic ambient occlusion (corner shadowing) for world surfaces Dynamic lights with halos and lens flares Dynamic shadowing effects for world objects 3D sound stage for positional effects Environmental echo and reverb effects High-resolution textures: PNG, JPG, TGA, PCX 3D models: MD2, DMD with LOD support Clients can join games in progress Up to 15 player games and many more Doomsday Engine 1.
This tutorial is about how to install Stencyl 3.1 on Ubuntu 14.04. Stencyl is a game creation platform that allows users to create 2D video games for computers, mobile devices, and the web. The software is available for free, with select publishing options available for purchase and it has extensive platform support, which includes iOS (iPhone/iPad), Android, , Flash, Windows, Mac, and Linux. The latest release Stencyl 3.1 comes with lots of bugfixes, improvements and new features Enhancements Up to 4x the capacity for animations on mobile targets.
Cafu 3D Engine is an open source, all-purpose, modern 3D graphics engine and game development kit, feature complete to get you started quickly. Cafu can be used to create a variety of 3D applications, including games, simulations, and training and architectural software. Written in C++, the tools, libraries and framework have been designed to make the development of new games and other 3D applications easy. Cafu 3D Main Features High-quality, real-time 3D graphics with a very powerful and flexible material system Cross-platform and cross-compiler portability Very fast built-in network code for multi-player internet and LAN games Dynamic per-pixel lighting and shadows, combined with physically correct Radiosity Very large terrain rendering, skeleton based model rendering 3D sound effects with a powerful sound system Uses the powerful Lua language for map scripting, entity scripting and GUI scripting Freely available under the GPL or a custom license that is tailored to you needs and many more feature Install the latest commit version 9094187 by CarstenF on 2014-08-18 [box type=”danger” icon=”info”]Note that compiling Cafu will take more than 20 mins to finish, so be patient[/box] sudo apt-get install libpng12-dev scons build-essential libgtk2.
SuperTuxKart is a free 3D kart racing game, with many tracks and with a focus on having fun over realism. You can play with up to 4 friends on one PC, racing against each other or just trying to beat the computer; single-player mode is also available. See the great lighthouse or drive through the sand and visit the pyramids. Race underground or in space, watching the stars pass by.
Stunt Rally is an open source racing game with over 147 tracks in 26 sceneries and 19 cars + 4 vehicles. The game modes include: Single Race, Tutorials, Championships, Challenges, Multiplayer and Split Screen. Also Replays and Ghost drive are present. In addition, the Track Editor allows creating and modifying tracks. Stunt Rally 2.4 Key Features 2 New sceneries: Crystals, GreeceWhite 3 New cars, 4 renewed cars and 2 old deleted cars New simulation – Spaceship hovercrafts New sky textures, on half of tracks New static objects on few tracks Dropped SceneryID, each track has own cache Car tab with bars for stats, speed graph, short list view Split, to new Graphics and Tweak tabs Fonts bigger and resized with resolution Welcome screen with game Hints, shown on first run Sounds for win, loose, lap, best time, wrong checkpoint Fixed multiplayer (nick appeared twice) Damage from terrain, height fog, fluids on few tracks Possible to have different road surfaces on 1 track Color pick window with H,S,V sliders (for light,fog,trail colors) Mode is now an image (not text Cam,Edit,Gui) Pick window for skies, sky rotation Height brush, Space – pick height from cursor Fixed edit mouse move crash Linear speed sensitive steering, graph on Gui New graph (visualization) to help developing tire parameters Install Stunt Rally 2.
Diablo III is an action role-playing game that takes place throughout the dark fantasy world of Sanctuary and its developed and published by Blizzard Entertainment. In the game, players choose one of six character classes—Barbarian, Crusader, Demon Hunter, Monk, Witch Doctor or Wizard—and are tasked with defeating the Lord of Terror, Diablo. You play a hero who engages in fast-paced combat that tests your reflexes and rewards tactical decisions. As you slay hordes of monsters and challenging bosses, you grow in experience and ability, learning new skills and acquiring items of incredible power.
Speed Dreams is a 3d cross-platform, open source motorsport simulation and racing game. It is released under the GNU General Public License (GPL). Speed Dreams is a fork of the open racing car simulator Torcs, aiming to implement exciting new features, cars, tracks and AI opponents to make a more enjoyable game for the player, as well as constantly improving visual and physics realism. Speed Dreams release features Visually reworked menus 3 amazing fine tuned and balanced new car sets: Super Cars, 36 GP and LS-GT1 An updated TRB1 car set (well balanced, more realistic behaviour) 3 exciting new tracks and many visually improved ones Smashing liveries for all these cars 2 new TRB first-class robot for the Supercars, 36 GP and TRB1 car sets: USR and Simplix Animated driver on 36GP cars, 3D wheels for all cars 2 new leader-board modes, smoke on spinning tires Brand new gauges, and many many other small visual improvements Experimental Simulation V3 physics engine Many menu improvements (support for grid shifting, optimized track select load time, category filter when selecting driver, more infos in results and standings boards) and much more … Install Speed Dreams 2.
OpenRA is a Libre/Free Real Time Strategy game engine that recreates the early Westwood games like the classic Command & Conquer and Command & Conquer: Red Alert. Distributed mods include a reimagining and updating of both the Red Alert and Command & Conquer multiplayer games. OpenRA’s primary focus is cross-platform multiplayer between Windows, OS X, and Linux; however, we include a number of single-player missions, and also support skirmish games against AI bots’.
gbrainy is a brain teaser game and trainer to have fun and to keep your brain trained. gbrainy provides different difficulty levels making gbrainy enjoyable for kids, adults or senior citizens. It also features player’s game history, player’s personal records, tips for the player, or fullscreen mode. gbrainy can be also extended easily with new games developed by third parties. It is designed for GNOME and runs on top of GNU/Linux and different Unix flavours.
Freeciv is a Free and Open Source empire-building strategy game inspired by the history of human civilization. The game commences in prehistory and each player’s mission is to become the of your tribe, lead them from the Stone Age to the Space Age, and fight to obtain the ultimate goal. Freeciv can be played online in your web-browser for free. Features Playable for free in your HTML5 capable browser, mobile or tablet Isometric 2d graphics Artificial Intelligence (AI) computer-controlled players.
Minetest is an open source minecraft, Infiniminer – like game written from scratch and licensed under the LGPL (version 2.1 or later). It supports both survival and creative modes along with multiplayer support, dynamic lighting, and an “infinite” map generator. The latest release 0.4.10 comes with following features and updates New Features Big Gameplay Changes Added third person view Removed finite liquid and weather Smaller Gameplay tweaks Create bones only when the player’s inventory is not empty & remove the bones when emptied Made pause menu actually pause singleplayer game and use lower maximum FPS in it Prevented placing node when player would be inside new node Drop an item instead a stack while sneaking Added support for exiting formspecs by doubleclicking outside Bug Fixes Fixed objects being selected behind a node Fixed absence of images when compiled with RUN_IN_PLACE=0 (xyz) Added option to link to OpenGL ES Fixed CMake list parsing in build Fixed cutting of multi-line error messages at half of second line in main menu dialog Created new instance of mesh every time it’s required Escaped error messages in error dialog Added operating system to user agent Prevented auto-rotated nodes from replacing the nodes they were placed on (ShadowNinja) Added protection support to auto-rotated nodes (ShadowNinja) Click here for full change log Install Minetest 0.
PPSSPP is a PSP emulator written in C++. It translates PSP CPU instructions directly into optimized x86, x64 and ARM machine code, using JIT recompilers (dynarecs). PPSSPP can thus run on quite low-spec hardware, including stronger ARM-based phones and tablets, as long as there’s OpenGL ES 2.0 support. PPSSPP can run your PSP games on your PC in full HD resolution, and play them on Android too. It can even upscale textures that would otherwise be too blurry as they were made for the small screen of the original PSP.
FlightGear Flight Simulator (often shortened to FlightGear or FGFS) is a sophisticated, free, and completely open-source flight simulator framework, created by volunteers for use in research or academic environments, pilot training, as an industry engineering tool, for DIY-ers to pursue their favorite interesting flight simulation idea, and last but certainly not least as a fun, realistic, and challenging desktop flight simulator. FlightGear is released under the terms of the GNU General Public License, mostly written in the C++ programming language and supports a variety of popular platforms (Windows, Mac, Linux, etc.
Vendetta Online is a MMORPG (massively multiplayer online role-playing game) from Guild Software Inc (take a look at the game trailer!). In this game, thousands of people can play together, at the same time, in a single, persistent universe. Players take the form of spaceship pilots within this universe, flying to and fro between space stations and other locations in the galaxy. All combat within the game is fully realtime, based entirely on “twitch” skill (no “virtual dice rolling”).
League of Legends is a fast-paced, competitive online game that blends the speed and intensity of an RTS with RPG elements. Two teams of powerful champions, each with a unique design and play style, battle head-to-head across multiple battlefields and game modes. With an ever-expanding roster of champions, frequent updates and a thriving tournament scene, League of Legends offers endless replay ability for players of every skill level. In this tutorial, I will test-run the game on Ubuntu 14.
Dolphin is an open-source Nintendo GameCube, Wii, and Triforce emulator for Microsoft Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X (Intel-based). It is the first emulator to successfully run commercial GameCube and Wii games. It is still the only emulator capable of running commercial Wii games. Its name gives reference to the Nintendo Dolphin, which was the codename for the GameCube. Dolphin is a community driven project with developers from all over the world who work together to bring you this high-quality software with remarkable features.
OpenRA is a Libre/Free Real Time Strategy game engine that recreates the early Westwood games like the classic Command & Conquer and Command & Conquer: Red Alert. Distributed mods include a reimagining and updating of both the Red Alert and Command & Conquer multiplayer games According to the developers, ‘We include recreations of C&C (Tiberian Dawn), C&C: Red Alert, and Dune 2000. These are not intended to be perfect copies, but instead combine the classic gameplay of the originals with modern improvements such as unit veterancy and the fog of war.
Rockstar Games has announced that the critically-acclaimed and record-breaking Grand Theft Auto 5 will be coming this fall to PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. According to Rockstar; Grand Theft Auto 5 will take full advantage of the power of the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC with across-the-board graphical and technical improvements to deliver a stunning new level of detail. Increased draw distances, finer texture details, denser traffic, and enhanced resolutions all work together to bring new life to the cities, towns, deserts and oceans of Rockstar North’s epic re-imagining of Southern California.
Welcome to your new playground! Hardline has revealed the first official Battlefield Hardline multiplayer trailer, showcasing six minutes of intense action and wild team-based fun. Playable in a closed multiplayer beta, available on PC and PlayStation 4, Battlefield Hardline brings you into a whole new world where you choose to be on the side of the law or on the side of the underdogs. The trailer reveals a new game mode, Heist, in which teams of robbers try to make off with a huge cash haul while coppers do their best to stop them.
OpenTTD 1.4.1, the new stable version in the 1.4 series has been released. OpenTTD is an open source simulation game based upon the popular Microprose game “Transport Tycoon Deluxe“, written by Chris Sawyer. It attempts to mimic the original game as closely as possible while extending it with lots of new features and enhancements. [button link=”http://www.openttd.org/en/about” color=”primary”]Full List of Features[/button] Install OpenTTD 1.4.1 32bit wget http://binaries.openttd.org/releases/1.4.1/openttd-1.4.1-linux-ubuntu-trusty-i386.deb sudo dpkg -i openttd-1.
Sid Meier’s Civilization V is a turn-based strategy game with the aim of building and ruling over your kingdom, and advancing from stone age into the space age, wage war, conduct diplomacy, discover new technologies to strengthen your civilization, go head-to-head with your enemies. Based on information gathered, the history page of steamdb shows Linux included in the config oslist and as an Internal Linux Branch. No official statement or announcement had been made yet but there was indication last year that Civilization V might be supported on Linux.
Install Warsow in Ubuntu 14.04: Warsow is a fast paced first person shooter consisting of cartoon-like graphics with dark, flashy and dirty textures. It is set in a futuristic cartoonish world where rocketlauncher-wielding pigs and lasergun-carrying cyberpunks roam the streets. It is a completely free, fast-paced first-person shooter for Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X. Install Warsow 1.5 wget -q -O - http://archive.getdeb.net/getdeb-archive.key | sudo apt-key add - sudo sh -c 'echo "
Install Desurium in Ubuntu: Desurium also known as Desura is a community driven digital distribution service for gamers, putting the best games, mods and downloadable contents from developers at your fingertips, ready to buy and play. Desurium contains automated game updates, community features, and developer resources. Desurium is open source software GPL v3. Install Desura in Ubuntu 14.04 sudo add-apt-repository ppa:makson96/desurium-stable sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install desurium You need register a free account to login
The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition is now officially available for SteamOS / Linux. The porting of Witcher 2 into Linux platform is an indication that game developers are now seeing a future where Linux roles the gaming industry platform. For newbies in the gaming world, The Witcher 2 is one of the most interesting RPG games in recent times. The Witcher 2 is officially defined as an “action role-playing hack and slash video game” powered by the REDengine.
Steam had just introduced a new steam service called ‘Steam In-Home Streaming‘. Steam in-home streaming allows you to play a game on one computer when the game process is actually running on another computer elsewhere in your home. This means, if you have two computers at home, one more powerful than the other, then you can easily run your game from the less power computer while the actual hardware used for running the game resides on the more powerful computer.
I will be sharing with you list of top 8 upcoming / released games I would love to see make it into the Linux platform. These games I feel will make game lovers switch to Linux. If these games where to be made exclusively for Linux machines, Linux will gain the popularity it deserves, hence resulting in a whole new game battle between Windows and Linux. FIFA 15 FIFA 15 has not been announced yet and there is no any official news or information regarding FIFA 15 yet.
Shiny The Firefly, a beautiful 2D platformer developed by Stage Clear Studios and published by Headup Games, has been released on the Steam for Linux platform. Shiny the Firefly is a challenging platform adventure game. Journey through a mysterious garden as Shiny, a brave firefly on a quest to find his children, lost in a terrible accident. Master trials,solve puzzles and use your stealth to guide your children to safety. Video Trailer Linux System Requirements Minimum: Memory: 512 MB RAM Hard Drive: 500 MB available space
Microsoft and 343 Industries have announced the next upcoming entry game in the Halo series Halo 5: Guardians – will be available on Microsoft’s Xbox One platform in Fall of 2015. Not much has been said about this game, but the developers of hinted that the game will utilize a new engine that will run at 60 frames/seconds, on dedicated servers, with the scope, features and scale we’ve been longing for in decades – Ross.
Nvidia has announced the introduction of 2 classic games, Half-Life 2 and Portal into their handheld device, Nvidia Shield. So owners of Nvidia Shield can now download Half-Life 2 and Portal from Google Play. “NVIDIA has done a remarkable job bringing both Half-Life 2 and Portal to SHIELD,” said Doug Lombardi Vice President of Marketing at Valve. “We’re playing both games here on our SHIELDs and fans of both franchises can expect the same gameplay they’ve come to love on the PC“ Test Drive of Portal and Half-Life 2 below In addition to landmark games such as Half-Life 2 and Portal, Nvidia have added a long list of new capabilities to SHIELD since its launch – including an update in April that adds the ability to remote stream games to SHIELD – now in beta.
Dota 2 is a free-to-play competitive game of action and strategy, played by millions of passionate fans worldwide. Players pick from a pool of over a hundred heroes, forming two teams of five players. Dota 2 Video Trailer Dota 2 Recent Updates The Compendium Contribute to The International’s overall prize pool while making tournament predictions and earning rewards as the total reaches each stretch goal. This year, you’ll earn even more rewards as you level up your Compendium by watching games, collecting player cards, and more.
AssaultCube 126.96.36.199 is a FREE, multiplayer, first-person shooter game, based on the CUBE engine. It takes place in a realistic environments, with fast, arcade gameplay, it’s addictive and fun! AssaultCube utilizes efficient bandwidth usage, allowing the game to be run with connection speeds as low as 56kbit/s. It can run on older computer hardware as well. Features: It’s FREE. Source code is available under a zlib-like open source license.
You can now package your games and deploy to SteamOS and Linux! Following several requests on Linux support for Valve’s SteamOS and Steam Machines, Unreal Engine 4.1 source code now has support for Linux SteamOS. Subscribers can now download and run UE4 in several game platforms including Linux SteamOS, PlayStation 4 and Zbox One. <p style="text-align: justify;"> Deploying projects to Linux-SteamOS, PS4 or Xbox One for now requires compiling the source from GitHub using a Windows based computer.
Google has unveiled its latest Chrome Experiment – Speak and Learn with Spell Up. Spell Up is a browser-based game that uses voice recognition and speech synthesis to help people learn to spell English better. It helps you improve your English using your voice—and a modern browser, of course. It’s like a virtual spelling bee, with a twist. Since Web Speech API made it possible to speak to our phones, tablets and computers, the idea of whether this technology could help people learn a language more easily was conceived.
Goat Simulator is a small, broken and stupid game with upcoming port for Mac and Linux OS!. Check the game out as its got some great reviews. Goat Simulator is an open-ended third-person perspective game in which the player controls a goat. The player is free to explore the game’s world, a suburban semi-urban setting, as a goat, and jump, run, bash things, and lick objects, which attaches the goat’s tongue to the object and lets the player drag the object around until they let go.
We’ll start with the news that Star Conflict game now officially supports Linux… Star Conflict is an action-packed, massively multiplayer space simulation game that puts players in the role of elite pilots engaging in a widespread interplanetary skirmish. Three thousand years have passed since the first colonists left Earth. Now the galaxy is divided between the militant star empires and independent mercenary groups. Star Conflict can run on all three major operating systems —Windows, Mac OS, and now Linux.
ANSWER THE CALL WITH A SPECIAL-EDITION GEFORCE GTX-POWERED PC AND GAME BUNDLE Experience Call of Duty: Ghosts The Way Its Meant to be Played. Time to earn the mask. Experience Call of Duty: Ghosts with the dominating performance and graphics firepower of a GeForce GTX graphics card in your next gaming PC. Plus, get the game included in the bundle. Your PC comes loaded with game-changing GeForce technologies including DirectX 11 tessellation and NVIDIA PhysX and APEX technologies for hyper-realistic turbulence, smoke and textures.
How good are you when it comes to speed? For all those who can handle speed, T.E.C. 3001 would be a great game to test run your skills. This game is third-person racing/action/platform game developed by Phoenix Game Studio and published by BulkyPix. Its now released on Steam for Linux. Overview In T.E.C 3001 (Tesla Energy Collector), you are guiding a cutting-edge technology robot that works in virtual reality to serve humankind, by collecting virtual space energy leftovers for humanity.
Hearthstone – Heroes of Warcraft is a free-to-play fast-paced digital strategy card game developed by Blizzard Entertainment. Players choose one of nine epic Warcraft heroes to play as, and then take turns playing cards from their customizable decks to cast potent spells, use heroic weapons or abilities, or summon powerful characters tocrush their opponent. Below is step by step instruction on how to install the Hearthstone in Ubuntu using latest version of Wine (Wine Is Not an Emulator) Install Hearthstone in Ubuntu
If you fancy trying out StemOS without the need to invest on expensive hardware’s, then this post would guide you on how to install SteamOS on a Virtual Machine using Oracle VirtualBox. I am testing this on VirtualBox version 4.3.10. The performance on a Virtual Machine cannot be compared to installing on an actual physical machine but using a VM would suffice for test purposes. Heads Up: You must exercise patience if you are to successfully install SteamOS on VirtualBox 🙂
From the creators of AI War, Fleet Command and Shattered Haven – ‘Arcen Games’ comes an all-new grand strategy title with turn-based tactical combat, set in a deep simulation of an entire solar system and its billions of inhabitants. You are the last of a murdered race, determined to unify or destroy the 8 others. The Last Federation casts players as an independent agent, exploring the solar system in command of a small fleet with the aim of establishing “the first and last solar federation”.
Sid Meier’s Civilization: Beyond Earth, which is the next major game release in the Civilization franchise will be released later this year with support for Linux Operating Systems. Sid Meier’s Civilization: Beyond Earth is a new science-fiction-themed game entry into the award-winning Civilization series. Set in the future, global events have destabilized the world leading to a collapse of modern society, a new world order and an uncertain future for humanity.
Salvation Prophecy is a military space epic. Human, mutant, and robotic factions are at war for galactic domination. Battles rage as space fleets collide. Invaders clash against fortified enemy colonies. Yet the greatest danger is the impending annihilation foretold by an apocalyptic prophecy. You must seek out the mysteries of distant alien worlds, and master ancient powers to withstand the coming storm Linux System Requirements Minimum: OS: Ubuntu 12.04, Ubuntu 12.
Minecraft is a game about breaking and placing blocks. At first, people built structures to protect against nocturnal monsters, but as the game grew players worked together to create wonderful, imaginative things. It can also be about adventuring with friends or watching the sun rise over a blocky ocean. I will show you how to install and run MineCraft using the latest Linux Mint 16 Edition. Step 1: Install OpenJDK # sudo apt-get update # sud apt-get install openjdk-7-jre Step 2: Download/Setup MineCraft Jar File – Download the latest version of MineCraft Executable for Linux/Other.