To gamify or not to gamify community
This month we look at Ubuntu Accomplishments to learn how gamification can help onboard new community members.
2 comments Posted 13 Sep 2016 by Jono Bacon Feed
7 open source Android apps for chess players
With these seven open source apps, you can play chess against your phone or an online opponent, study and analyze chess games, turn your phone into a basic chess clock, and even organize a chess tournament.
1 comment Posted 22 Jun 2016 by Joshua Allen Holm Feed
10 open source alternatives to Minecraft
Explore the top ten free Minecraft alternatives, all released under open source licenses, reviewed and brought together into one handy collection.
5 comments Posted 3 Jun 2016 by Jason Baker (Red Hat) Feed
Open gaming news on
Hello, open gaming fans! In this week's edition we take a look at Open Morrowind (OpenMW), Vector 36's native release on Linux, and Hyper Light Drifter, a 2D action role playing game developed by Heart Machine. Open gaming roundup for week for April 16 - 22, 2016
0 comments Posted 23 Apr 2016 by Shaun Gillies Feed
Open source gaming
You may have heard the news recently that the MAME project has been licensed under the GPL version 2.
1 comment Posted 17 Mar 2016 by Jason Baker (Red Hat) Feed
open gaming news of the week
In this week's edition we take a look at support for the new open standard API, Vulkan, as well as, new games and expansions out this week for Linux. Open gaming roundup for February 14 - 20, 2016
0 comments Posted 20 Feb 2016 by Andrew Thornton (Red Hat) Feed
Play a classic computer adventure game on a modern operating system, including Linux, with these open source tools. Plus, get a snack recipe from Mystery Manor! Article includes Grim Fandango with ResidualVM, Monkey Island with ScummVM, and Tex Murphy with DosBox.
0 comments Posted 17 Nov 2014 by Joshua Allen Holm Feed
Reglue is an organization that has been placing Linux computers in the homes of financially disadvantaged kids since 2005. The program started in central Texas and we'd love to see it grow, so if you have interest after reading this article about how we did it, contact me via email.
3 comments Posted 28 Oct 2014 by Ken Starks Feed
Open games roundup Week of October 5 - 11, 2014 Happy Saturday, open gamers! In this week's edition of our open source games news, we take a look at a fan version of The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time that removes the third dimension, MIT's game design MOOC, and more!
1 comment Posted 11 Oct 2014 by Michael Harrison Feed
This week in open source games
Howdy, open source game fans! In this week's edition of our open source games news, we take a look at the storied history of Lord of the Rings games, Borderlands 2 on Linux, and more!
2 comments Posted 4 Oct 2014 by Michael Harrison Feed