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.

Nintendo Switch to use Vulkan, System76 aids in NVIDIA bug fixing, and more gaming news

Open gaming roundup for December 18 - 31, 2016
In this bi-weekly open gaming roundup, we take a look at the upcoming Nintendo console, System76's joint effort with NVIDIA to fix driver bugs, and...Read more

Top 7 Linux games of 2016

Top Linux Games of 2016
What were the hot Linux games of the year? We pick a few favorites.Read more

1,000+ Linux games on Steam, Godot's new 3D renderer, and more gaming news

Open gaming roundup for December 4-17, 2016
In this open gaming roundup, we take a look at Godot's current development on a new 3D renderer, 1,000 Linux games on Steam, new releases, and more.Read more

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