Gaming Gaming feed

Gaming is rapidly expanding beyond proprietary operating systems to a wide variety of platforms, including Linux, and open source games are regularly being released. Would you like to learn more? Check out our introduction to open gaming.

Arcade games

Get to know Python the fun way using the step-by-step instructions in our new eBook.
Ship captain sailing the Kubernetes seas

Deploy a Minecraft server into a Kubernetes cluster with Ansible's new collections.
Gaming with penguin pawns

Step through a game programmed for Open Jam 2020 to get tips for your own design.
Astropi gaming console

Game jams are a really fun way to create something interesting quickly, provided you don't succumb to the pitfalls.
Colorful sound wave graph

Hear what happens when your hero fights, jumps, collects loot, and more by adding sounds to your game. Learn how in the 13th article in this series on creating a platformer in Pygame.
Gaming with penguin pawns

Use chroma key or "green screen" techniques to set transparencies on your video-game graphics.
Gaming on a grid with penguin pawns

Running around avoiding enemies is one thing. Fighting back is another. Learn how in the 12th article in this series on creating a platformer in Pygame.
Gaming on a grid with penguin pawns

Thanks to open source tools and philosophies, nothing will stop this worldwide event from moving forward, and you can join the games from the comfort and safety of your own home.