Articles Tagged Gaming

Feral GameMode: What It Is, and How To Use It On Ubuntu

A few readers have mailed in to ask me how to use Feral GameMode on Ubuntu. Problem is, when it comes to gaming I’m about as “current gen” as a Game Boy camera. Asking me […]

16 August 2019

Achievement Unlocked: RetroArch is Coming to Steam

RetroArch is coming to Steam on July 30. The developers behind the famed open-source libretro frontend say the move will help them reach more gamers.

15 July 2019
Google Stadia Controllers

Google Stadia Pricing Revealed (But It’s a Bit Confusing Tbh)

Google Stadia will launch in November, but gamers will need to buy a $129 Stadia Founders Pack to join the fun. We look at Stadia subscription cost & launch.

6 June 2019
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Stadia is Google’s New Gaming Service Powered by Linux & Open-Source Tech

Stadia, a brand new game streaming service from Google, has been revealed — and it's powered by Linux and open source technology.

19 March 2019
the "ataribox" Atari VCS console runs Linux

Atari VCS Release Delayed, But At Least There’s a Good Reason

The Atari VCS release date has been pushed back to late 2019. The Linux-powered games console will now use an AMD Ryzen APU for better performance.

19 March 2019
Armed and gelatinous hero

Armed and Gelatinous – Goo with Guns – Game Review

At first glance, Armed and Gelatinous might look like a run-of-the-mill clone of games like Agar.io, but beneath the surface there is more than meets the eye. An homage to iconic couch co-op games of […]

12 July 2018
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Sneak Peek: Some Like it HOT LAVA

Klei Entertainment, indie game developer of Don’t Starve franchise fame, is expanding their arsenal of uniquely binge-playable brain candy with Hot Lava. Still in development stages with a beta option, this game takes inspiration from […]

13 September 2017

And Now for Something Completely Different: Broforce

Gearing up for PAX in less than 24 hours – I found myself locking and loading camera equipment like a guerrilla force heading out for battle. That makes the pure OVER9000 of “Broforce” quite an adventure of […]

31 August 2017
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GNOME Games App Picks up Controller & Keyboard Config

I love the GNOME Games app, it lets me manage and play my collection of retro games  Not the best named app, GNOME Games is the desktop app for managing and browsing your games collection. […]

30 August 2017

Gaming Spotlight: Infinifactory

Nixie Pixel shines a spotlight on Infinifactory, a brain-addling puzzle game from Zachtronics and available to play on Linux.

30 August 2017

Puzzle Game ‘2048’ Packaged Up For Ubuntu

Hold on, I'll be with you in 2 secs. Make that 4. Maybe 8. What? It's been 16 minutes? Crikey!

30 March 2014

‘iRacing’ Simulator Readies Linux Release With New Alpha

iRacing, a popular realistic racing simulator used by both enthusiast and real-world racers alike, is finally available to play on Linux.

11 September 2013