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Next Generation: Linux's Big Game Debut

Jun 22, 1999, 03:33 (2 Talkback[s])

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"Loki has released the first major commercial title ever to hit the Linux release. #1 on the Wintel platform, Civilization: Call to Power may help to make Linux a serious contender for gamers."

"The company behind the port, Loki Entertainment Software, didn't do this on a lark. President Scott Draeker, still recovering from the end of the Linux Civ:CTP project (and now gearing up for the company's Myth II port), is hell-bent on making Loki the name in Linux games."

"In the future, the same game, running on the same hardware will be faster, more responsive and more stable on Linux. Anyone who is serious about games will have to take a long, hard look at Linux. We think they'll like what they see."

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