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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.

Graphics and music tools for game development

Learn about the tools and teamwork used to build the game Mark My Words for Open Jam.
How to set up a Raspberry Pi for retro gaming

Are you nostalgic for the glory days of retro gaming? Learn how to run retro games on the Raspberry...
5 arcade-style games for Linux

Are you looking for a fun arcade-style game? Check out these five in your Linux repository.
9 must-read gaming stories of 2017

Take a look at the top articles about open source gaming software, platforms, hardware, and people...
10 keys to quick game development

In early October, the inaugural Open Jam sponsored by Opensource.com drew 45 entries from teams...
How to start a game jam

Learn how to start a game jam, and check out a few of our favorite open source tools for game...
game screenshot

In the fourth part of this series, learn how to code the controls needed to move a game character.
How to add a player to your Python game

Part three of a series on building a game from scratch with Python explains how to add players.