SteamLUG Cast

Wishlisted Electronic Entertainment Software edited by Corben78

Season 03, Episode 16

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Our hosts talk about games and entertainment

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Shownotes written by bean



Our Gaming

has been playing Nuclear Dawn & DOTA2
has been playing Middle-earth™: Shadow of Mordor™ and tinkering with the Godot engine
has been playing Ark: Survival Evolved, Apotheon, Parallax, Shovel Knight, Magic Circle, Satellite Reign, The Swindle & Airscape

SteamLUG Community Stuff

Past Events
Codename: CURE [source]
Planetary Annihilation [source]
Half-Life: Deathmatch [source]
Mercenary Kings [source]
Upcoming Events
Team Fortress 2 [source]
Sir, You Are Being Hunted Multiplayer [source]
Coffin Dodgers [source]
Terraria [source]
Community member norbert has released a new version of the Prince of Persia level editor, Apoplexy [source]
has released a demo for Winter's Wake [source]

Valve/Steam News

Valve removed support for suspend in SteamOS [source]
Due to software/hardware issues [source]
More than 1,400 Linux games listed on Steam [source]

Tech News

Vulkan on Android demo [source] [source]
Vulkan on Nvidia video up on the interwebs [source]
Smach Zero (formerly SteamBoy) has release details: late 2016, around $300 USD [source]
nVidia releases Linux Graphics Debugger 1.0 to debug and profile OpenGL 4.x on Linux [source] [source]
HTC Vive is coming to Linux at launch [source]
The Witcher 2 Windows vs Linux (eON) benchmark reveals near performance parity [source] [source]
Similarly, DiRT Showdown, which has just been ported to Linux by VP (eON), has better perf than Windows except with AA on [source] [source]
DebConf 15 (15th ‒ 22th in Heidelberg/Germany) [source]
Wine development release 1.7.49 is now available [source]
DirectWrite is now good enough for rendering text in Steam [source]
PolyKnight Games artist switched from Maya to Blender [source]

General Gaming News

OlliOlli2: Welcome to Olliwood released for Linux/Mac/Win on Steam and GoG [source] [source]
Put your Linux games on a wishlist in the Humble store [source]
Steam store-page for XCOM 2 is up: we care? you can put it on your wishlist now! [source]
Brigador, isometric tactical vehicular combat game is available for pre-order (DRM-free and steam) early access release [source] [source] [source]
RollerCoaster Tycoon World has Linux/SteamOS system requirements listed indicating Linux support [source]
Sentris, a musical performance game released [source]
Terraria out of Steam beta and available drm-free on gog: [source] [source]
Humble Weekly Bundle "The Return of Space Boy" [source]
Humble PC & Android Bundle 13 had several titles for Linux [source]
Company of Heroes 2 arrives on Linux 27th August [source]
No cross-platform multiplayer [source] supporting Linux for over a year and announced new Linux installers [source]
Crypt of the NecroDancer is on GOG for Linux (without Galaxy integration) thanks to dev efforts after community requests [source]
Planetary Annihilation: TITANS released [source]
Airscape has been released (Linux demo should be coming soon) [source]
The Swindle has a Linux beta [source]
Satellite Reign launch is being launched on the 28th
New trailer [source]
Civ: BE Rising Tide gets a new trailer and confirmation of a simultaneous release [source] [source]


XO: a retro sci-fi strategy game for Win/Mac/Linux - Soundtrack by Jim Guthrie [source]
Everspace 60%+ funded -> as a thank you: 10 Minutes gameplay video: [source] [source]
Linux now as the first stretch-goal [source]
New crowfunding platform only for video games: [source]
First Fig project: Outer Wilds (also for Linux) [source]
Interview [source]
Aquanox: Deep Descent [source]
FAQ re: Linux Support [source]


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