Stop Wine-ing: 15 Games for Linux
Mar 29, 2010, 15:34 (0 Talkback[s])
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"While gaming on Linux has suffered some recent
setbacks with id Software and Atari seemingly having abandoned the
Linux platform, there are some bright spots on the horizon. (See
Commercial Gaming, Coming Soon to Linux?.)
"Many believe that Wine and other Windows emulation solutions
may be their only recourse for high-quality gaming enjoyment. That,
however, it not entirely true. There are plenty of smaller,
independent gaming houses developing and releasing premium
commercial games for Linux alongside Mac and Windows offerings.
Search hard enough and you'll find games ranging from low-resource
puzzle solvers to 3D first-person shooters.
"Let's have a look at some of the games recently released for
Linux and a few up-and-coming prospects for the future. Stop
Wine-ing. Start playing."