Wine 1.5.3view story

http://www.linuxgames.com – A new development release of Wine has been announced. This release being 1.5.3 has the following changes: Support for graphics bounds tracking. A number of fixes to the builtin Internet Explorer. Support for displaying ARM code in the Wine debugger. Various DirectMusic improvements. Better namespace support in MSXML. Various bug fixes Download: [ Wine 1.5.3 [...] (Software)

Cheese Talks About Humble Bundle Statistics!view story

http://www.linuxgames.com – Here’s the word from Cheese! Last month, I published a lengthy shallow analysis of the comparative purchase, revenue and average statistics for Humble Bundle promotions. I recently updated the article to include additional quotes from a top Humble Bundle contributor and explore some additional figures as well as the notion that the high Linux average [...] (Software)

Tesseractview story

http://www.linuxgames.com – eihrul has announced Tesseract on the Cube Engine forums, which adds these features to the venerable FPS platform: deferred shading HDR rendering with tonemapping and bloom omnidirectional point-light shadowmaps sunlight cascaded shadowmap screen-space ambient occlusion screen-space water reflections (no more reflection plane limits) refractive alpha cubes refractive glass material The actual code (Software)

Humble Bundling… FOR EARTH!view story

http://www.linuxgames.com – There’s a new Humble Indie Bundle on the scene, just in time for Earth Day: We’re debuting the brand new game, Botanicula, for Windows, Mac, and Linux! In Amanita Design’s latest adventure/puzzle game, you must guide a motley band of tree creatures in a journey to save their home from brooding, parasitic invaders. Buying the [...] (Software)

Tomes of Mephistopheles 0.07aview story

http://www.linuxgames.com – Tomes of Mephistopheles, a dungeon hack/slash game in alpha testing, is now at version 0.07a. Changes include savegame functionality and AI obstacle clearing. The patch is available by logging in to the Kot in Action E-Shoppe. (Software)

Wine 1.5.2view story

http://www.linuxgames.com – A new development release of Wine is now available. New items in this release includes the following: Improved naming scheme for audio devices. Better support for finding system fonts on Mac OS X. Beginnings of support for JPEG encoding. Several printing fixes. Improvements to the URL cache. Various bug fixes. Download: [ Wine 1.5.2 (Software)

Cool.view story

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0x10c Screenshotsview story

http://www.linuxgames.com – Notch (of Minecraft fame) has posted screenshots from his next game, a space adventure project set in the far future, that game blog Rock, Paper, Shotgun has helpfully collected: It’s worth bearing in mind that these screens represent a build so alpha it probably mostly exists as the dreams Notch’s computer has while in sleep [...] (Software)

Liberated Pixel Cupview story

http://www.linuxgames.com – The Liberated Pixel Cup, a contest to create openly-licensed game art, has been announced: We’re pleased to announce the launch of the Liberated Pixel Cup, a free-as-in-freedom game authoring competition being launched in cooperation between Creative Commons, the Free Software Foundation, and OpenGameArt! (Software)

Ensign-1 on Desuraview story

http://www.linuxgames.com – Ensign-1, a space combat game where players can board other ships, has been released on Desura (thanks onionman!): Ensign 1 is multiplayer space combat game that allows players to leave their ships on foot to commandeer turrets, and other starships. Players will also be able to purchase weapons, upgrades, and brand new ships. (Software)