Using Linux to Create Holiday Cheer
Dec 15, 2008, 15:05 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Matt Hartley)
"Right now, you are likely scrambling around with the idea of
finding the next latest and greatest video game system for the kids
to have this Christmas. But let's be honest here, considering the
cost, isn't that money perhaps better spent elsewhere?
"I believe so and I also think that by utilizing your existing
computer system, chances are you already have access to what you
need to build a really great gaming rig, with the right open source
videos games. Enter PlayDeb for Ubuntu. Whether you download each
game individually or opt to give the "gift of plenty" all at once,
there are more games here than most people would likely have ever
"From Second Life to a number of very well done first person
shooters, even 3D strategy games, just about anything you might
conceive of is available here -- at no cost whatsoever."