Wine 1.5.8view story

http://www.linuxgames.com – A new development version of Wine was released recently. New features in this release include: More stream functionality in the C++ runtime. A number of Windows Codecs improvements. More WBEM classes and properties. Some HTML Help fixes. Support for printing fake italic fonts. Various bug fixes. Download: [ Wine 1.5.8 ] (Software)

Alien Arena: Reloaded Edition released.view story

http://www.linuxgames.com – Alien Arena: Reloaded Edition has been released. Revitalized…and, well, reloaded! This is a major release of this game, with many new features, and a veritable truckload of new high quality content. Every aspect of the game has been improved upon and expanded, from the engine, to the game code, weaponry, and overall gameplay. Some of [...] (Software)

Humble Bundle Jobsview story

http://www.linuxgames.com – The Humble Indie Bundle team has a couple of open positions, one of which is for a software engineer – check it out if you’re interested! (Software)

Wine and more Wineview story

http://www.linuxgames.com – There has been two Wine release since we have last posted here, one being a development and one being a stable release of the product. The first was version 1.4.1 of the stable branch with some minor updates to translations and some bug fixes. The second release was on the development branch which has some [...] (Software)

The Journey Down: Chapter Oneview story

http://www.linuxgames.com – Thanks to kingron for pointing us towards The Journey Down,a classic-style point-and-click saga with a black African twist. It can be purchased for $13.99 on Desura. (Software)

Overgrowth Linux Clientview story

http://www.linuxgames.com – Thanks to Shaolu for letting us know that Wolfire Games (who are also the principal organizers of the Humble Indie Bundle) has introduced Linux support with the latest alpha release (a180) of Overgrowth (preorder), the lagomorphic action game sequel to Lugaru. (Software)

‘Tiny Cthulhu’ – The 3D Platform Game Which-Should-Not-Be…view story

http://www.linuxgames.com – Ben Crispin wrote in to let us know about Tiny Cthulhu (dev blog), a 3D platforming game which SHOULD NOT BE!! A teacher at the notoriously underfunded Miskatonic University Daycare Centre sends her charges off to sleep with a story from the Necronomicon (it was the only book she could find in the library that [...] (Software)

Oil Rush Tower Defense Map Packview story

http://www.linuxgames.com – Unigine has announced the release of a Tower Defense DLC map pack for Oil Rush, the naval-themed strategy game recently released for Linux. Features include: 5 challenging Tower Defense maps with relentless waves of furious enemies. A completely new game experience – Tower Defense multiplayer co-op for up to 3 players. Brand new Technology tree [...] (Software)

Plutoidsview story

http://www.linuxgames.com – Plutoids is a gravity-based artillery game which takes place in outer space. It features five planet types, fifteen unique weapons, and up to eight local players, including AI opponents. Plutoids is available in the Ubuntu Software Center or, for other distros, Indievania.com. (Software)

Humble Bundle V!view story

http://www.linuxgames.com – …huh? Oh. Where was I? Oh hey, a new HUMBLE BUNDLE! It feels like I say this every time, but this may be THE BEST ONE YET: For two weeks, you can pay whatever you want to get these DRM-free games on Windows, Mac, and Linux: Psychonauts, LIMBO, Amnesia: The Dark Descent, and Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP. If [...] (Software)