News items tagged with linux

Pillars of Eternity Review

Pillars of Eternity Review

One of the most important aspects of Kickstarter is the ability for consumers to curate the products they want. If there is a large enough demand for a project to become successful, customers hav...

By Rob Gordon on 18 November 2017
XCOM 2 Mod Turns Soldiers Into Star Wars Stormtroopers

XCOM 2 Mod Turns Soldiers Into Star Wars Stormtroopers

A new mod for Firaxis’ strategic, turn-based tactics game XCOM 2 allows players to trade in their regular squadrons for soldiers straight out of the Star Wars universe. XCOM 2 is not the kind of ga...

By Cody Gravelle on 17 November 2017
XCOM 2 Ending Explained: Where Will The Sequel Go?

XCOM 2 Ending Explained: Where Will The Sequel Go?

Firaxis has continued their exemplary work on the XCOM franchise with the release of XCOM 2 last week, and many hardcore fans have already beaten the unforgiving title. While the game introduces pl...

By John Jacques on 17 November 2017
XCOM 2's First Mod Is A Puppy Gun

XCOM 2's First Mod Is A Puppy Gun

A fan of XCOM 2 makes a corgi puppy gun for the turn-based strategy game, which Firaxis acknowledges is the first post-release modification made by a fan. Firaxis wasn’t lying when it said that XCO...

By John Jacques on 16 November 2017
XCOM 2 Review

XCOM 2 Review

Firaxis continues its excellent work on the XCOM franchise with XCOM 2, a game that improves upon all the elements of its predecessor and delivers a phenomenal strategic experience from start to fi...

By John Jacques on 16 November 2017
ARK: Survival Evolved Full Release Date Revealed

ARK: Survival Evolved Full Release Date Revealed

While many eyes were stuck solidly on the E3 2017 press conferences, a rather significant announcement was made with regards to ARK: Survival Evolved. Developer Studio Wildcard has finally been abl...

By Rob Gordon on 16 November 2017
Cities: Skylines After Dark Release Date

Cities: Skylines After Dark Release Date

Colossal Order brought the news that Cities: Skylines would be getting its first expansion pack last week, but only delivered a tentative 2015 release date. One week later, the studio has now ann...

By John Jacques on 16 November 2017
Cities: Skylines - The SimCity Game We All Wanted

Cities: Skylines - The SimCity Game We All Wanted

A few years ago, Maxis, the developer behind the hugely popular SimCity franchise, brought many gamers’ dreams to life when they announced they would reboot SimCity. However, the excitement leading...

By Boston Blake on 15 November 2017
'Cities: Skyline Review'

'Cities: Skyline Review'

Paradox Interactive and Colossal Order have an unexpected hit on their hands, with Cities: Skylines garnering over 250,000 sales in its first day on the market this week. The game was labelled as...

By John Jacques on 15 November 2017
Kratos in 'Shovel Knight'

Kratos in 'Shovel Knight'

For players who easily succumb to nostalgia, Shovel Knight was the best game of 2014. As a love letter to the long-lost days of 8-bit gaming, Yacht Club Games’ masterpiece revived the exacting pl...

By Christopher Gates on 29 September 2017
XCOM 2 Is Getting A Sequel to Popular Long War Mod

XCOM 2 Is Getting A Sequel to Popular Long War Mod

Firaxis Games announces that Pavonis Interactive will be releasing Long War 2 for XCOM 2, a follow up to the original XCOM‘s most popular modification. When Firaxis revived the dormant XCOM series...

By John Jacques on 14 September 2017
Rick and Morty DOTA 2 Announcer Pack

Rick and Morty DOTA 2 Announcer Pack

The rise of eSports has seen games like DOTA 2 receive ample feature time on television networks like ESPN, although not everyone has been onboard with their mainstream airtime. Regardless of what s...

By John Jacques on 07 September 2017
XCOM 2 Gets A Sequel to Popular Long War Mod

XCOM 2 Gets A Sequel to Popular Long War Mod

Firaxis Games announces that Pavonis Interactive will be releasing Long War 2 for XCOM 2, a follow up to the original XCOM‘s most popular modification. When Firaxis revived the dormant XCOM...

By John Jacques on 05 January 2017
System Shock Remake Delayed to 2018

System Shock Remake Delayed to 2018

Video game developer Night Dive Studios officially announces that its remake of the first-person action-RPG System Shock gets a delay until the year 2018. Ever since Night Dive Studios rele...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 November 2016
Obsidian's RPG Tyranny Gets a Release Date

Obsidian's RPG Tyranny Gets a Release Date

Obsidian’s upcoming RPG Tyranny gets a release date that will likely surprise many gamers, as the title is slated for a release in the next month on PC, Mac, and Linux. Obsidian Entertainme...

By Cody Gravelle on 13 October 2016
Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night Delay Explained

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night Delay Explained

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night director Koji Igarashi discusses the reasons for the game’s delay and how the postponement affects its status as a Wii U title. For those unaware, at the...

By Kyle Sledge on 07 October 2016
Wasteland 3's First Gameplay Video Shows Off Vehicles

Wasteland 3's First Gameplay Video Shows Off Vehicles

inXile Entertainment debuts the first gameplay video of Wasteland 3 to kick off the game’s crowdfunding campaign, showcasing improved graphics and vehicular combat. The surprising success o...

By Cody Gravelle on 05 October 2016
Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night is Delayed

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night is Delayed

In a new development update video for Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night, project leader Koji Igarashi announces that the game will be delayed until the first half of 2018. Following the dep...

By Alexander Pan on 10 September 2016
Road Redemption Delayed Due to Louisiana Flooding

Road Redemption Delayed Due to Louisiana Flooding

Due to the historic flooding in Louisiana, developers Pixel Dash/EQ-Games announce its delay of the release of their spiritual successor to Road Rash, Road Redemption. A couple of months...

By Fred Harvey on 24 August 2016
Three Classic 16-Bit Disney Games Re-Released For PC

Three Classic 16-Bit Disney Games Re-Released For PC

Disney brings back three great 16-Bit era platformers, Aladdin, The Jungle Book, and The Lion King, to home computers through GOG with a limited, discounted price. Believe it or not, Disn...

By Curt Hutson on 04 August 2016
Bloodstained Releases Demo to Kickstarter Backers

Bloodstained Releases Demo to Kickstarter Backers

Kickstarter backers for the Castlevania spiritual successor Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night receive the game’s E3 2016 demo build as gratitude from the developers. After Microsoft’s press conferenc...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 June 2016
Operate on Donald Trump in Surgeon Simulator

Operate on Donald Trump in Surgeon Simulator

Bossa Studios reveals a Donald Trump expansion for Surgeon Simulator, which lets gamers operate on the Republican nominee himself. Brace yourselves for thousands of YouTube Lets Play videos! It’s tim...

By John Jacques on 31 May 2016
Stellaris Review

Stellaris Review

Stellaris combines watertight strategic gameplay with a wonderful sense of exploration to create a thrilling and engrossing spacefaring grand strategy title. When it comes to grand strategy and 4X g...

By Rob Gordon on 31 May 2016
Batman: Arkham Knight Cancelled on Mac, Linux

Batman: Arkham Knight Cancelled on Mac, Linux

Warner Bros. Interactive confirms that Batman: Arkham Knight has been cancelled for both Mac and Linux, with the publisher offering Steam refunds to pre-order customers.

By Rob Gordon on 18 November 2015
Cities: Skylines After Dark Expansion

Cities: Skylines After Dark Expansion

Hailed as the ‘Simcity Killer’, Cities: Skylines has enjoyed ample time under a massive spotlight since it exploded into popularity after its release four months ago (read our review here). The stud...

By John Jacques on 17 November 2015
Dying Light Mod Tools Enter Beta

Dying Light Mod Tools Enter Beta

Dying Light could end up being the biggest surprise of the year. Heading into the title’s January debut, things didn’t look good: despite a promising showing the previous year, the latest E3 demo f...

By Christopher Gates on 05 March 2015
Mark Hamill Talks Star Citizen

Mark Hamill Talks Star Citizen

Mark Hamill, who appears in Star Citizen as Lt. Commander Steve Colton, discusses his experience doing voice and motion capture work for the ambitious sci-fi game. Mark Hamill’s career is currently e...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 January 1970
Star Citizen Will Be 'More Lethal' Than Call of Duty

Star Citizen Will Be 'More Lethal' Than Call of Duty

Star Citizen creator Chris Roberts makes some bold claims regarding Cloud Imperium Games’ upcoming title, comparing the game to an established titan of the industry. Roberts drew the comparison as p...

By Cody Gravelle on 01 January 1970