SteamLUG Cast

Operation Bloody Future edited by johndrinkwater

Season 02, Episode 13

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Cheese, John and DerRidda discuss the last fortnight’s gaming news and releases. Apologies for DerRidda’s audio quality, where I could I cleaned it up, otherwise there are a few moments of static over his talking -- John.

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Cheese introduces

Our Gaming

John has been playing LYNE and Circuits.
DerRidda has been playing DOTA2, XCOM, Antichamber.
Cheeseness has been testing The Fall, playing XCOM, Battle Block Theatre, Civ V, TF2, GoI:O.

SteamLUG Community Stuff

Past events:
Guns of Icarus: Online [source]
Awesomenauts [source]
Battle Block Theatre [source]
Upcoming events:
Starbound [source]
Planetary Annihilation [source]
Event suggestions welcome via:
#SteamLUG IRC [source]
SteamLUG Mumble [source]
Discussion thread [source]
Guns of Icarus: Online Clan
We briefly discuss [source] and what we could do to expand the site.
SteamLUG website updates thanks to [source]
More servers and support for further game types.
CSS and HTML tweaks.
Soeb has written a port report for Civilisation V [source]
Game Club playing The Fall [source]

Steam/Valve News

Client updates, Lots of nVidia streaming related tweaks
Steam Summer Adventure Sale
got drunk and bought lots of cards…
DerRidda & Cheese grabbed XCOM in the sale, John picked up smaller LYNE, Circuits, HexCells

Tech Segment

’ SELF 2014 talk [source] Linux Game Industry, it covers the early history of porting, glosses over the other porters but they are mentioned in his blog post that says its his point of view

Gaming News

Steam releases
XCOM: Unknown & XCOM: Enemy Within
Heroes Rise: The Hero Project
Heroes Rise: The Prodigy
World End Economica Episode.01
Fancy Skulls
A Wizard’s Lizard
Derrick The Deathfin
Knightmare Tower
Farm for your Life
Battle Group 2
Thinking With Time Machine
Limbo ‐ a new, native port
John mentions Inside, PlayDead’s next game. They have confirmed it ‘debuting’ on Xbox, other platforms to come [source]
GOL interview with Feral Interactive [source]
Thomas Was Alone Update, Benjamin’s Flight DLC
Octodad Shorts [source]
Trine Enchanted Edition [source]
Assault Android Cactus Early Access update [source]
The Fall gets mouse capture following s02e12 feedback [source]
New trailer [source]
Humble Store link [source]
The Journey Down Chapter 2 is getting close to release [source] [source]
Mount & Blade, Beta [source]
Xpander made a video [source]
Stanley Parable developer, GranPC, and some from the Linux community [source]
Timmy’s Harlem Shake got him a Steam Community ban [source]
Goat Simulator, Beta [source]
Steam Greenlight batch approved with 37 games out of 75 featuring Linux support [source]
VoidSpace - The Dogecoin MMORPG [source]
RC Mini Racers [source]
Cheese mentioned it is very much like Re‐Volt [source]
Sproggiwood [source]
John mentioned it is like Crypt of the NecroDancer [source]


Valve have a kickstarter sale page [source]
…and the SteamLUG Cast get into a conversation about the age of kickstarting game projects


Our Starbound house [source]
John messing up the outro
A wild xPaw arrives [source]
SteamDB gains support for lowest sales price tracking [source]
xPaw’s userscript for owned games, Cepheus [source]
John messing up the outro, again

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