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16 Excellent Free Games That Run Well on Linux

It’s still a bit harder to get games running on Linux, but the gaming landscape has significantly improved over the years. Thanks to Proton/Wine and not least a growing number of developers recognizing the platform’s potential, there’s been an influx of high-quality games that run smoothly on Linux. With this list, I will touch on…

By admin March 5, 2024 0

The Ultimate List of Great Roguelike Games for Linux

Roguelike games, named after the classic 1980s game ‘Rogue’, are a sub-genre of role-playing games that feature procedurally generated levels, turn-based gameplay, and permanent death. They are popular for the same reasons, for their challenging yet rewarding gameplay. In this article, we will be discussing some of the best rogue-like games that run natively on…

By admin December 23, 2023 0

14 Games Like Myst for Linux Gamers

Myst is an iconic adventure puzzle game that was initially released in 1993. Its immersive storytelling, beautiful graphics, and complex, intricate puzzles set it apart from other games of its time, quickly cementing it as a classic in the genre. As a player in Myst, you are transported to an eerily deserted island where you…

By admin November 19, 2023 0

Linux Gaming with Proton

The rise of Proton has revolutionized the landscape for Linux gamers. In this guide, we will explore the ins and outs of Proton, its role in Linux gaming, and how you can maximize your gaming experience on Linux. What is Proton? Proton is an open-source compatibility layer developed by Valve, the company behind the popular…

By admin June 2, 2023 0

Return to Monkey Island (Native)

Steam Deck Verified: Yes Return to Monkey Island is a point-and-click adventure game from 2022 and a successor to the series originally published by LucasArts. The original Secret of Monkey Island was released in 1990 for DOS, Amiga, and Atari ST among other platforms.┬áThis 2022 title was developed by Terrible Toybox and published by Devolver…

By admin April 23, 2023 0

Trine 2

Trine 2 once again unites a trio of characters that mix platform jumping, sword fighting and magic in a sidescrolling puzzle adventure. The trio consists of a magician, a knight and a thief. The magician can solve puzzles by manipulating physics, moving boxes and summoning objects, whereas the thief is equipped with a bow and…

By admin May 27, 2021 0

Linux Game Publishing returns in an archived form

Linux Game Publishing was originally an initiative dedicated to porting and publishing Linux games on the market, something that was exceedingly rare around the start of the new millennium. The team, which appeared after former Linux porter Loki Entertainment shut down, was responsible for titles including: Ballistics Cold War Mindrover: The Europa Project Sacred: Gold…

By admin February 2, 2020 0

7 Days to Die

7 Days to Die is a survival and crafting game from The Fun Pimps that takes place in a semi-realistic world where you have to think about things like eating, drinking, building shelter, and crafting clothes and weapons. Review TL;DR: The concept is interesting, but the game suffers from poor graphics, some technical issues and…

By admin October 11, 2019 0

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