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by Segata Sanshiro 12 October 2014 at 1:29 am

Hello, my name is Segata and I’m a Paradoxaholic. With Paradox Interactive releasing The Art of War - the biggest expansion yet for Europa Universalis IV - with a huge list of extra features and Hearts of Iron IV due next year, I fear I may plunge further into the depths of addiction.

Tags: Strategy Editorial Coming Soon

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by Cpukiller 11 October 2014 at 8:05 pm

The Hive, a story-driven real-time strategy game, was launched on Thursday on Steam Early Access for Windows, but according to the developers it should be available for Linux at a later date.

Tags: Strategy Steam Early Access

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by Bob 11 October 2014 at 6:44 pm

Shadowrun Online has officially launched on Linux. It's still in early access as well, so it's not yet feature complete.

Tags: Strategy Steam

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by lave 11 October 2014 at 3:12 pm

The developers of Reflex have pulled the plug on their Kickstarter campaign, as it's unrealistic that the goal still can be achieved (10 days left, 81k/360k pledged). The project won't be abandoned though, as it has been greenlit on Steam and is being prepared for Early Access. If Linux support is still on their list is questionable.

Tags: FPS Crowdfunding Action

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by Samsai 11 October 2014 at 11:38 am

A couple of old Sid Meier classics were released on Steam, more precisely Sid Meier's Colonization, Pirates! Gold Plus, and Sid Meier's Covert Action.

Tags: Strategy Steam Stealth Emulation

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by flesk 11 October 2014 at 2:05 am

Rat King Entertainment's vibrant first person puzzle adventure TRI is now available on Steam, Humble Store, GOG, IndieGameStand and itch.io!

Tags: Puzzle Adventure

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by Samsai 10 October 2014 at 5:15 pm

We are currently livestreaming our public discussion of our current plans here at GOL on Twitch now that Liam is no longer writing for us.

Tags: Editorial

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by titi 10 October 2014 at 4:28 pm

The 90's Arcade Racer was delayed again with no given release date. Graphics, models and sound are in a good shape, but the code makes some trouble for the developers. Especially the AI code is giving them some headache.

Tags: Crowdfunding Arcade Racing Indie Game

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by Cheeseness 10 October 2014 at 1:00 pm

Following on from his earlier "Port Reports" on Civ V and XCOM, PCGamingWiki contributor soeb is back, this time looking at how Linux versions of Tropico 5 and Borderlands 2 stand up against their Windows counterparts.

Tags: Editorial Article Overview

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by flesk 10 October 2014 at 8:27 am

Wadjet Eye Games make their first same-day release for Linux with the release of A Golden Wake today. Follow real estate agent Alfie Banks in this retelling of historical events during the Florida land boom in the early 1920s and the following Great Depression.

Tags: Adventure Point & Click Review

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by HadBabits 9 October 2014 at 3:14 am

Today should be a good day for you nostalgia lovers, because Shovel Knight has been released for Linux! Shovel Knight is a charming NES-Inspired platformer that was funded on Kickstarter and release for Windows back in June. The game has received a lot of critical praise; being described as a love letter to old school platformers.

Tags: Platformer Indie Game Humble Store Adventure

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by FutureSuture 8 October 2014 at 4:41 pm

A GOG employee of the name Destro explains in several paragraphs why answering "When will Galaxy be released?" is not that straightforward.

Tags: GOG Coming Soon

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by neffo 8 October 2014 at 12:50 pm

Kerbal Space Program has always been about building things. It has always been about those things exploding. Now - as part of the 0.25 update - it's about buildings exploding. (And plenty more besides.)

Tags: Simulation Sandbox Early Access

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by n30p1r4t3 8 October 2014 at 12:10 am

With the release of a new Linux kernel, gamers now have more controller options. With the release of the stable 3.17 kernel by Linus Torvalds, the Xbox One controller is now initially supported (without vibration) under Linux.

Tags: Open Source Hardware

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