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Check out the latest news from the world of Linux gaming, including game reviews and news on Steam for Linux.

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‘GameMode’ Can Improve Gaming Performance on Linux

Wish you could wring every single drop of performance from your computer when gaming on Linux? Well, a new open source tool from games porting company Feral Interactive wants to help you do exactly that. Say […]

10 April 2018
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‘Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration’ Hits Linux April 19

The Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration Linux port will be released in April, games porting company Feral Interactive has revealed. The acclaimed game will support the Vulkan API on Linux.

9 April 2018

Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc – Might Just Be The Weirdest Game on Linux

A linux-compatible, tall glass of double checking reality garnished with a sprig of WTF - this is Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc.

22 March 2018
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Backup Your Steam for Linux Game Saves with SLSK

Looking for an easy way to backup Steam for Linux game saves and config files? Well, we’ve found you one. Steam Linux Swiss-army Knife (SLSK) lets you backup and restore games, game saves, and config […]

25 February 2018
Rise of the Tomb Raider on Linux

Rise of the Tomb Raider Is Coming to Linux

A Rise of the Tomb Raider Linux release has been confirmed by Feral Interactive, who are also porting the game to macOS. The Tomb Raider sequel will be released with all DLC.

13 February 2018
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Which Game Do You Most Want on Linux This Year? Feral Interactive Wants to Know…

Feral Interactive is the company behind a stack of well-known Linux game ports and now they're asking which game you most want to see released on Linux.

23 January 2018
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7 Best Linux Games of 2017

We present our list of the best Linux games 2017, including big-name titles like DiRT Rally and Hitman as well as open-source favourites and indie hits.

15 December 2017

Ataribox Pre-Orders Begin on December 14

Gamers will be able to pre-order the Ataribox from December 14 — though there’s still no firm word on price or hardware specs. The company behind the new games machine revealed the pre-order date in a (now […]

11 December 2017
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Atari’s Linux Games Console Now Has a Controller

Back in September we wrote about the Ataribox, a new Linux-powered console from Atari — today we get a look at its new joystick. Over on Facebook Atari shows off the new Ataribox Joystick that will (presumably) […]

27 November 2017

Humble Is Giving Away Space Shooter ‘Sanctum 2’ for FREE

Sanctum 2, the acclaimed FPS/tower defense mash-up, is currently available for free on the Humble Store — but only until November 26, 2017.

23 November 2017

You Can Get Brutal Legend for Free Right Now — But You’ll Need to Hurry

The Humble Store is giving away Brutal Legend for free right now, but you'll need to act fast to grab it as the offer expires in just over one day's time.

20 November 2017
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You Can Now Play SuperTuxKart on Android!

The SuperTuxKart Android release is go! You can now play the famous open-source kart racing game on your phone, tablet or compatible Chromebook.

30 October 2017