Important News:

Tag Archives: Gaming

Jedi Knight II (Jedi Outcast) Linux port is out

A few days ago we told you how Joachen Leopold was porting Jedi Knight II to Linux using the freshly released code.  Joachen has since released a playable version of the game.  The game is not perfect and still contains some bugs, but these are being dealt with one by one.  You must have the original Windows game to be ... Read More »

Dreamfall Chapters coming to Steam for Linux

One game that will definitely be coming to Linux is latest in The Longest Journey franchise from Red Thread Games, Dreamfall Chapters.  The games has just sailed through the Steam Greenlight community process   Dreamfall Chapters : The Longest Journey is the sequel to PC adventure games Dreamfall, and Dreamfall : the Longest Journey. The game development has been funded via Kickstarter by the ... Read More »

Dystopia (Half-Life 2 mod) for Linux?

Another game that has shown up in the CDR database and is listed for Linux is Dystopia.  The game uses the Source engine and as it is a mod, you have to have Half-Life 2 installed to play it.  The fact you need Half-Life 2 is interesting due to the fact it has not yet been ported to Linux. Dystopia ... Read More »

Brutal Legend reportedly coming to Steam for Linux

Action adventure game Brutal Legend Double Fine has been spotted in the CDR database, a normal sign that a game will be making it’s way onto the Steam for Linux catalogue.  The game is an open world combat game with cartoonish graphics. Hollywood actor Jack Black voices the lead character Eddie Riggs with cameo’s from some big names in Metal. ... Read More »

Dungeon Hunter 4 Released

dh1

Gameloft have just releaed their latest installment of the popular Dungeon Hunter series, Dungeon Hunter 4. Here’s what the Play Store has to say about it Venture forth into the most immersive, accomplished, and addictive chapter of the acclaimed action RPG saga! ★★★★★ REDISCOVER THE THRILL OF DUNGEON CRAWLER GAMES - Hack your way through an EPIC STORYLINE & a ... Read More »

Jedi Outcast & Jedi Academy source code pulled

star wars jedi knight ii jedi outcast2

After releasing the source code for both games a couple of days ago Raven studios have pulled the code from SourceForge last night.  The reason behind the code being pulled is the inclusion of propriety code, namely Bink which is usually used for movie encoding.  A former Raven employee stated. If you copied the code straight out before last night ... Read More »

Jedi Outcast for Linux on the way

star wars jedi knight ii jedi outcast2

It doesn’t take some people long to make good of an opportunity.  Five days ago the gaming house Raven released the source for Star Wars games Jedi Outcast and Jedi Academy and not one to look a gift horse in the mouth Joachim Leopold dived in and started porting Jedi Outcast to the Linux platform.  Today he posted on his ... Read More »

From the ashes of OpenFient comes OpenKit

openkit logo

On Android there is nothing built-into Android which provides scoring functionality (leader-boards, vs friends) out of the box at the moment. This meant 3rd-party developers have been left to fill that void, and one was quite popular named OpenFient. However OpenFient closed late last year, but that still doesn’t solve our problem. Read More »

Nvidia Open Up GeForce Experience For All – Aims To Optimize Games Accordingly To A Users Hardware.

geforce-experience

A little over a month ago Nvidia released, Gefore Experience, a gaming optimization tool, but it was as a closed beta. Thousands of gamers downloaded the application and helped shape it ready for everyone. It is now released for all you gamers out there in an open beta stage. The software uses hardware detection and a clever proprietary cloud database ... Read More »