Gaming

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.

OSVR on Steam, Unity drops legacy OpenGL, and more gaming news

Open gaming roundup for November 20-December 3, 2016
In this edition of the open gaming roundup, we take a look at OSVR support in Steam, Unity dropping legacy OpenGL, and more. Open gaming roundup for...Read more

NES Classic runs Linux, a new 0 A.D. alpha, and more gaming news

Open gaming roundup for November 6-19, 2016
In this bi-weekly open gaming roundup, we take a look at Ninendo's NES Classic Edition running Linux, SDL support for Unity 5.6, 0 A.D. Ulysses , and...Read more

Unity's open source VR tool, the Hatchit game engine, and more gaming news

Open Gaming New November 5
In this bi-weekly open gaming roundup, we take a look Unity's open source EditorVR, new graphical chips by ARM, and the Hatchit game engine.Read more

Hatchit: An open source game engine

Hatchit: An open source, technical-focused game engine
The creators of Hatchit hope the engine will give users more access to the programming side of the game development.Read more

What software documentation can learn from tabletop gaming

What software documentation can learn from tabletop gaming
Tips for better board game instructions are similar to the advice that could be given to documentation writers for today's software.Read more

12 open source games for Android

12 open source games for Android
We took a look at 12 of the best open source Android games in the F-Droid repository.Read more

Unity 5.5 on Linux, Halcyon 6, and more gaming news

Open gaming roundup for September 2016
In this month's open gaming roundup, we take a look at the Unity 5.5 Linux beta and some exciting new releases for Linux and SteamOS.Read more

Classic Disney games, Transport Fever, and more Linux gaming news

Open gaming roundup for July 31- August 6, 2016
In this week's edition, we take a look at the release of Disney's retro games for Linux, Transport Fever announced for Linux, and more.Read more