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.

Open data as a game

Open data as a game
People like games, but don't really understand data. If you can map the data to a game, people can learn about it without having to pore over reams...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

To gamify or not to gamify community

To gamify or not to gamify community
This month we look at Ubuntu Accomplishments to learn how gamification can help onboard new community members.Read more

Godot open source game engine helps power the future in West Virginia

Godot open source game engine helps power the future in West Virginia
The state of West Virginia is rolling out its first ever coding, app, and game design curriculum for its schools, and open source technologies are at...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

SWORDY, Day of Infamy, and more open gaming news

Open gaming roundup for July 24-30, 2016
In this week's edition, we take a look at SWORDY, Day of Infamy's Linux debut, and more.Read more

7 open source games for students

7 open source games for students
Computer gaming is a $25 billion market in the US, and it is one of the major application development industries. These are just two of the reasons...Read more

A classic MMO goes open source, The Other 99 comes to Linux, and more gaming news

Open gaming roundup for July 3-9, 2016
In this week's edition, we take a look at the open source re-release of Habitat , The Other 99 's Linux announcement, and more.Read more