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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Winter Maw, Meet Linux
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Winter Maw, Meet Linux

Aug 18, 2014 Winter Maw News 0 comments

We've got a Linux build working and will be testing that all properly soon. A few other updates too.

Leadwerks for Linux beta available on Steam
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Leadwerks for Linux beta available on Steam

Aug 12, 2014 Leadwerks News 0 comments

In preparation for Ubuntu and SteamOS support, a build for Linux is now available on the beta branch of Leadwerks Game Engine on Steam.

OpenMW Version 0.31 Released
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OpenMW Version 0.31 Released

Aug 12, 2014 OpenMW News 15 comments

Version 0.31 of the open source engine reimplementation for Morrowind, The Elder Scrolls III, has been released.

Conclave 1.0.0 now available for Linux!
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Conclave 1.0.0 now available for Linux!

Jul 28, 2014 Conclave News 0 comments

We've just released a Linux client for Conclave, our tabletop-style online RPG.

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Outlier: Open Skies

Alpha 1 Released

Jul 27, 2014 Outlier: Open Skies News 3 comments

You've waited very patiently, and it's about to pay off. I am pleased to announce that the Alpha 1 release of Outlier: Open Skies is available for you...

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gegoxaren
gegoxaren Jan 31 2012, 10:08am says:

To anyone that has had problems with sound in meany Desura games on GNU/Linux, add "psdsp" to the start of the launcher
command, IE: in the .desktop file for Desura.
like this:
Exec=psdsp /home/gego/games/desura/desura %U

this fixes sound in meany games..

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omegaxis
omegaxis Jan 31 2012, 2:00pm replied:

well sound problems mainly occur when you use a surround setup, otherwise it would just run fine (and i ve got surround so thanks for the comment)

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Protektor
Protektor Jan 30 2012, 11:18pm says:

I am sure most of you know it, but I thought I would mention that Oil Rush v1.0 is out now. I mention it because you had an article on it in the past.

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Bl00dyHell
Bl00dyHell Jan 30 2012, 3:00am says:

Which GNU/Linux distribution are you using now? I'm using Arch Linux.

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HumbleLinux
HumbleLinux Jan 30 2012, 3:05pm replied:

right now it is Fedora 16 with KDE 4.8, XFCE and CInnamon :)

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rioninja
rioninja Jan 30 2012, 10:40am replied:

If you check out the forum, there's a pretty long thread on this topic. Seems like there are a lot of Arch guys around these days.

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gegoxaren
gegoxaren Jan 28 2012, 2:50pm says:

Oy, Boys and girl.
I has question:
I can not get the URL handler for "desura://" to work in Firefox, any ideas as to why?

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Bl00dyHell
Bl00dyHell Jan 28 2012, 10:21am says:

I bought Oil Rush for Linux from Desura. This game is fantastic! This games tells us we can play high quality games on Linux too. I wish all games were like this.

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omegaxis
omegaxis Jan 31 2012, 2:03pm replied:

[double-entry]

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omegaxis
omegaxis Jan 31 2012, 2:03pm replied:

Unigine.com

you can see that there are some games in development for linux if you scroll down you can see

Quote:
Cradle:

Developer: Flying Cafe For Semianimals (Ukraine)
Description: Sci-Fi first-person quest.
Website: www.flying-cafe.com
Status: To be released for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux in 2012
Press-release: "Flying Cafe announces Cradle project"



you can view the teaser here:
Unigine.com

so it s just a matter of time before you can play more games...

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