PAX Recognitionview story

http://www.linuxgames.com – Wired pointed out two Linux games in their “10 Clever Indie Games Ready to Shine at PAX” preview, Atom Zombie Smasher and Snapshot. Both games were among those chosen by a panel for display at the convention as the PAX 10; congratulations to the developers! (Software)

Those Birds Sure Are Pissedview story

http://www.linuxgames.com – A while back, Google released a free beta version of the immensely popular cross-platform game Angry Birds in their Chrome web store. In Chromium, only the SD version renders properly for me (WebGL vs. Canvas I assume but I haven’t had a chance to look all that deeply), but YMMV. It’s pretty nutty how addictive [...] (Software)

Oolite - Another Elite inspired gameview story

http://linuxaria.com – In a previous post i’ve presented you 3 space games, today i add one to that list: Oolite Oolite is a space sim game, inspired by Elite, powered by Objective-C and OpenGL, and designed as a small game that is easy for users to pick up, modify and expand upon. Almost every aspect of the game can be changed by using simple, free graphics packages and text editors. (Software)

Wine 1.3.19view story

http://www.linuxgames.com – The latest development release of Wine has been announced. Changes in this release includes the following item: New sound driver architecture for MMDevAPI. Better support for relative mouse events in DInput. Debugger support for the ARM platform. Various improvements in D3DX9. More MSVC runtime functions. Various bug fixes. Download: [ (Software)

StuntRally 1.1view story

http://www.linuxgames.com – Venn (btw, prairie oysters are magic!) let us know that Stunt Rally now supports Linux with the release of version 1.1. The racing game features 7 cars, 49 tracks, 6 types of scenery, and a track editor. Powered by VDrift and OGRE, Stunt Rally focuses on the eponymous… stunts and rally races! (Software)

Berusky 1.2view story

http://www.linuxgames.com – A bugfix version of Berusky, a free (GPL) logic game based on Sokoban, has been released. New stuff includes a crash fixes, an improved level editor, and translations. Download: [ anakreon.cz ] (Software)

Red Eclipse 1.0: Ides Editionview story

http://www.linuxgames.com – arand let me know that there’s a new Linux FPS in town: A single-player and multi-player first-person shooter, it was built as a total conversion of Cube Engine 2. Red Eclipse, a fork of the now discontinued bloodfrontier, lends itself toward a balanced gameplay, with a general theme of agility in a variety of environments. [...] (Software)

Bitfighter 015view story

http://www.linuxgames.com – Thanks to watusimoto for letting us know that Bitfighter 015 was released, and now features two new modules, Engineer and Armor: The backend features a new statistics framework that supports a new game results reporting page. Expect a leaderboard and achievement system to appear in upcoming releases. There are TONS of fixes and enhancements throughout, [...] (Software)

Quake Live Premium Pak 6view story

http://www.linuxgames.com – id Software has updated Quake Live with 3 new arenas for premium subscribers, a resolution to the recent hitching that has occurred when leaving the game, improvements to the Duel experience (including persistent duel queues and scoreboard fixes), and adjustments to weapon balance within Team Deathmatch. Additional release notes can be found in the announcement. (Software)

/dev/randomview story

http://www.linuxgames.com – The Frictional Games Dev Blog mentions that Amnesia: The Dark Descent has now sold nearly 200,000 units, which gives them new confidence in the PC platform. Phoronix has pointed out that AMD has released open source drivers for Radeon HD6800 series, and that TransGaming, creators of the Wine-derived Cedega, is starting a new subscription-less Linux gameservice. Notch has [...] (Software)