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.


Let the games begin :D

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Desura Release and Update 1.1 Teaser
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Desura Release and Update 1.1 Teaser

Dec 17, 2014 News 0 comments

Desura release, two screenshots from the upcoming update.

Prelogate is now available in Steam Store
Prelogate

Prelogate is now available in Steam Store

Dec 10, 2014 Prelogate News 0 comments

Get Prelogate with -15% Launch Discount in Steam Store! Bought it already in Desura Store, Indie Royale, IndieGala or Groupees bundle? Get your key at...

NPC Simulation and Engine Features
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NPC Simulation and Engine Features

Dec 7, 2014 Epsylon News 2 comments

This time something about the work in progress on the NPC Simulation system and more Engine features.

TinyKeep: The Cross-Platform Edition!
TinyKeep

TinyKeep: The Cross-Platform Edition!

Dec 4, 2014 TinyKeep News 0 comments

TinyKeep is now cross-platform on Steam for PC Windows, MacOSX and Linux! Escape The Dungeon on whatever desktop machine you have!

Linux version of Delta Loop released!
Delta Loop

Linux version of Delta Loop released!

Dec 3, 2014 Delta Loop News 0 comments

A native Linux version for our space shootem'up game has been released. Also, the Windows version has been updated with a few bugfixes.

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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 Staff
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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Cheeseness
Cheeseness May 3 2012, 2:22am says:

For anybody who's excited by these sorts of things, I've just published a two part interview with two of the excellent fellows from Frozenbyte which covers developing Trine 2, their experiences with their first in-house Linux port, and what the future may hold.

It can be found here: Cheesetalks.twolofbees.com

Enjoy!

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Hayst
Hayst Apr 26 2012, 10:09am says: +2 votes     reply to comment
NiBu
NiBu Mar 27 2012, 10:34am says:

www.SteamForLinux.com

New community site about Steam for Linux and gaming on Linux generally. Here we want to unite all the Linux users wishing to play their Steam games on Linux. And of course this community site should be a message to Valve with a request for Steam client for Linux.
If you want to help please join us!

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Dragonlord Creator
Dragonlord Mar 28 2012, 8:13pm replied:

The client itself is not the main problem, the games are. If the game doesn't run on Linux then having steam on Linux doesn't help at all. One reason this didn't get anywhere so far.

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modded-account
modded-account Feb 22 2012, 9:09am says:

I only use Xubuntu (Ubuntu + Xfce) because of all the documentation.

Linux games ftw!

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ssokolow
ssokolow Apr 19 2012, 3:22am replied:

I've tried Xfce on occasion in the past, but I could never get past the fact that the Thunar devs not only refuse to implement tabbed file management, but seem to take pride in it.

...so I got used to LXDE instead. Even lighter and PCManFM has tabs. It still has rough edges, but it serves me well.

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masternerdguy
masternerdguy Jul 12 2012, 3:45am replied:

The XFCE/Thunar devs are minimalists. They're terrified of one day becoming something like KDE.

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masternerdguy
masternerdguy Feb 23 2012, 2:17pm replied:

Good to see people are still rejecting unity

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skyfortress
skyfortress May 4 2012, 12:07pm replied:

Unity made me sad, until i installed gnome shell and the fallback mode.

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omegaxis
omegaxis Mar 17 2012, 5:13am replied:

it's a matter of CHOICE! if u don't like it, don't use it, ubuntu isn't like windows where you have to stick with the default desktop environment forever! you can change it to YOUR preferences, I like unity, but I can quite understand why someone may dislike it, but I don't bash on others choices... exept for windows....

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undeadbobop
undeadbobop Mar 1 2012, 3:15am replied:

U can install gnome still on the new ubuntu's. I find gnome3 more annoying than unity though. I personally just set it to classic gnome. KDE is eh. rather keep it on gnome.

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