Salvation Prophecy is a space epic. Four warring factions battle over control of the known galaxy. Space stations and planet colonies endure constant assault. You begin your journey as a soldier recruit. Through intense planet and space battle, your combat skills will be put to a grim test. Success is rewarded with powerful skills, combat gear, and ship upgrades, and you may rise in rank to become commander of your faction. Lurking in the dark recesses of the universe is a threat foreseen by an apocalyptic prophecy. A danger far greater than mankind's endless battles. The pursuit of the prophecy leads through distant alien worlds with deadly creatures and untold secrets. A chance for redemption, if only we find our way through that dark hour.

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The linux release of Salvation Prophecy is a robust native port, which supports full-screen, multiple input devices, and english and french languages.

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Salvation Prophecy on Ubuntu
Salvation Prophecy running on Ubuntu

The native linux port of Salvation Prophecy has been released on Desura.

Lots of care was taken to support a full linux experience:

  • Robust full-screen functionality
  • Support for mouse & keyboard, joysticks, and gamepads
  • Testing on multiple distributions, on both NVidia and AMD cards
  • English and French (new!) language language settings

In other news - .Underdog Reviews has created a video review for Salvation Prophecy, included below. This video gives a good overview of the gameplay and features of Salvation Prophecy, which includes both space and planetary combat.

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AlexVSharp
AlexVSharp

Well that's cool. Definitely glad to see this title with a native port.

However I've got the game over via GamersGate a long time ago.
How should I go about getting the Linux version then?

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JabberwockyX Author
JabberwockyX

Send you an email.

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hero1900
hero1900

thx will test it soon

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JabberwockyX Author
JabberwockyX

Cool - please let me know how it works out!

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hero1900
hero1900

i tried it before on wine and the native version much much better really very good job so stable and really nice :)
well done

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JabberwockyX Author
JabberwockyX

Awesome, I'm super pumped to hear that! :) If you get a chance, let me know what distro + video card you're running.

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hero1900
hero1900

sure i am running ubuntu 13.04 and i have nvidia 8400GS (quite old) core 2 due laptop

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JabberwockyX Author
JabberwockyX

Cool, thanks for the info.

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_weg_
_weg_

Demo for Linux version?

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AlveKatt
AlveKatt

Linux needs a demo, you really want to know if the game runs without fuss BEFORE you pay 15 euro for it...

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JabberwockyX Author
JabberwockyX

Hiya AlveKatt -
In case Desura doesn't provide refunds for a non-functioning game, I will personally if Salvation Prophecy doesn't work out-of-the-box, or we can't work through a solution together in a reasonable amount of time (provided you've got the minimum requirements).

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AlveKatt
AlveKatt

It's still a matter of buying blind. Linux users don't want to buy anything without knowing they will like what they get any more than Windows users do.

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Khazrak
Khazrak

Awesome Game :)

It didn't really like my dual monitor, it mirrored it and changed the resolution of the first one.
But disabling the second monitor and then starting the game worked perfectly :)
(Ubuntu 12.04)

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JabberwockyX Author
JabberwockyX

Dang, I spent a lot of time trying to make the game behave properly with dual monitors. I tested on both nvidia and amd cards under ubuntu 12.04. I wonder what's different about your setup than mine?

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Khazrak
Khazrak

It works well now, don't know if it was the initial monitor setting that was lower then my native or something

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JabberwockyX Author
JabberwockyX

Cool, thanks for letting me know.

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