Gifts for Gamers: Some End-of-Year Recommendations, Part 2

Dec 29, 2009

More games for Linux and open source - a large choice for every taste. Strategy, chess, and more.To be continued.

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Gifts for Gamers: Some End-of-Year Recommendations, Part 1

Dec 28, 2009

Christmas is a time for rest and contemplation. To intersperse the period with some distraction on long winter evenings, a number of Linux games can prove some diversion, as this article will show.

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ODROID: Portable Android-Based Game Console

Dec 16, 2009

In simple terms, the ODROID game console comes down to iPhone hardware mixed with Android software in a Nintendo box.

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Ask Klaus!

Nov 30, 2009

Klaus Knopper is the creator of Knoppix and co-founder of the LinuxTag expo. He currently works as a teacher, programmer, and consultant. If you have a configuration problem, or if you just want to learn more about how Linux works, send your questions to:

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Unreal Engine 3 Free (or Not) for Game Developers

Nov 09, 2009

So unreal the name, so real the news: Epic Games is providing its Unreal Engine 3 free to developers. It isn't open source, but game developers can implement it for noncommercial games and applications.

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Linux Users Willingly Paid More for World of Goo

Nov 03, 2009

Game development team 2D Boy (Kyle Gabler and Ron Carmel) have released the results of their pay-what-you-want Birthday sale. Results show Linux users to have donated one dollar more on the average in comparison to Windows users.

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New Warsow 0.5 Seeks Demo Shooters

Jul 27, 2009

Based on the eSport Duel, first person shooter Warsow is about to be released in version 0.5 and the makers are calling developers to help with demos to promote the downloads.

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A Smoother Wine 1.1.24

Jun 22, 2009

Wine 1.1.24 has smoothed out rough edges and now functions with various Windows games while Linux applications run better.

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