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Divinity: Original Sin

Divinity: Original Sin is an old-school turn-based RPG that offers a new take on an old format. The game was created by Belgian Larian Studios. It’s rendered in an isometric, semi-top-down perspective, much like classics such as Baldur’s Gate, but with 3D elements. The game runs really well on Mint 17 using any recent hardware…

By admin June 3, 2019 0

Super Meat Boy

Review It doesn’t look like much when starting out: A flat bouncing head figure and some simple platforming action. But after some time with Super Meat Boy, I am convinced that it’s one of the best platform games in recent years. Even though it’s extremely unforgiving. The Super Meat Boys protagonist is a red square…

By admin March 26, 2019 0

Firewatch

FireWatch is a first-person adventure game from 2016 developed by Campo Santo and published by Panic. It was released on February 9, 2016 for Linux as well as most other major platforms. About The game follows Henry, a volunteer worker who looks out for fires in the aftermath of the forest fires in the Yellowstone…

By admin January 27, 2019 0

Pillars of Eternity

Pillars of Eternity was developed by Obsidian Entertainment and released by Paradox Interactive. The game has been called a spiritual successor to the popular Infinity Engine games developed by Bioware, i.e. Baldur’s Gate Icewind Dale and Planescape: Torment. The game takes place in the fantasy world Eora, mostly in the nation of Dyrwood. At the…

By admin December 20, 2018 0

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor

Review Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor is another AAA title to reach Linux, but sadly with poor support for Linux systems with AMD GPUs. In it, you play as Talion, who survives his own murder to avenge the killing of his son. He’s accompanied by the elf Celebrimbor, who endows Talion with some interesting powers, such…

By admin November 28, 2018 0

Hard West

Hard West is a tactical turn-based strategy game somewhat similar to Xcom or Jagged Alliance. You have two moves on each turn, on which to move, use abilities or attack. What makes Hard West stand out is the original Wild West setting with occult themes. The tactical battle system is the most important part of…

By admin November 4, 2018 0