Welcome to the Linux Gamers group. This group is governed by people interested in using the Linux operating system for gaming or game creation. Since quite some time Linux is no more a niche product hostile to advanced and demanding games. With big companies like IDSoftware releasing their games also for Linux the interest and acceptance of this system has grown over time. In comparison to other systems Linux offers a couple of unique features as well as particularities and troubles when it gets down to gaming. It's the goal of this club to promote and support Linux gaming.


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ozgurilgin
ozgurilgin Sep 8 2012, 11:07am says:

Nowadays, GNU/Linux is slowly becoming a gaming heaven.: Desura, Humble Bundle, Gameolith and Upcoming Steam.

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Dragonlord
Dragonlord Sep 12 2012, 8:53pm replied:

Steam is actually not heaven... it's devil. ¬.=.¬

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glubbar
glubbar Sep 16 2012, 6:07pm replied:

It's not that evil, and it might actually help the Linux world tremendously by bringing more players to this OS.

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Dragonlord
Dragonlord Sep 18 2012, 8:14pm replied:

It brings DRM-Lock-Down and stealing games (you don't "own" your "bought" games... they can take it from you at will!). No, Steam "is" evil... very evil. Steam coming to Linux is the worst that can happen.

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Darkling753
Darkling753 Sep 23 2012, 9:16am replied:

Yeah steam is evil..but that evil can help linux jump to higher grounds in the moment...we just have to wait and see what happens

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gabsd84
gabsd84 Jul 11 2012, 11:28am says:

Hi all

Just to let everyone know that Defense Grid 2 is currently on kickstarter and a stretch goal is Linux support.

Kickstarter.com

If you are interested get behind it and hopefully we can get Defense Grid on Linux. I have also asked whether they will consider a Desura release.

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jcassano
jcassano Jun 23 2012, 12:20pm says:

I'm getting really tired of Desura mucking up on Linux. Bought two games today that worked fine as demos and then crashed/don't work after I bought the full version.

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feillyne
feillyne Jun 27 2012, 12:37pm replied:

You can always e-mail support at support@desura.com or using the Contact form page: Desura.com

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ifss
ifss Jun 2 2012, 8:17am says:

Please see:
Desura.com
and Desura.com

... if you would like Desura to be supported again in the latest Humble Indie Bundle.

Any alternative ideas are welcome! :)

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hamishwilson
hamishwilson Jun 1 2012, 1:10pm says:

I don't know how much good this will do, but I started a petition to protest the inclusion of a non-native game in a Humble Indie Bundle:
Ipetitions.com

Please add your signature. It is worded in a very constructive way and it seemed like the most civil way to get our point across.

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