SteamLUG Cast

Half a Million Winners edited by HeroOhOne

Season 04, Episode 12

DerRidda HeroOhOne Nemoder
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DerRidda, HER0 01, and Nemoder discuss an eclectic collection of Linux gaming news.

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Shownotes written by HeroOhOne



Our Gaming

has been playing Tomb Raider [source]
Nemoder has been playing Dwarf Fortress [source] and Dota 2 [source]
has been playing Dota 2 [source] and Shadwen [source]

SteamLUG Community Stuff

Past Events
No More Room in Hell [source]
SpeedRunners [source]
Dota 2 [source]
Insurgency - Day of Infamy mod [source]
Upcoming Events
Distance [source]
Stellaris [source]
Sword Coast Legends [source]
Payday 2 [source]
Day of the Tentacle Remastered [source] Linux port is nearing completion, thanks to

Steam/Valve News

Dota 2 Vulkan support has been updated to fix flickering on NVIDIA GPUs [source]
SteamOS 2.80 Beta released [source]
Over half a million Steam Controllers have been sold [source]
As this includes bundled units, Ars Technica interprets this as a failure of Steam Machines [source]
Steam Dev Days 2016 will take place on the 12th and 13th of October [source]
The HTC Vive is now shipping within 2-3 business days of being ordered [source]
Some computer stores in the USA will be stocking and demoing them

Tech News

Unity Engine has switched to a subscription based payment model [source] [source]
suggests contributing to Godot Engine instead [source]
Unreal Engine 4.12 is out now [source]
Includes support for OSVR [source]
AMD RX 480 has been announced [source]
VR ready GPU for 199 USD
Vulkan Dev Days videos are available [source]

General Gaming News

Gog Connect program has surfaced [source]
Please Don't Touch Anything is out now [source]
Dead Island [source] and Dead Island Riptide [source] Definitive Edition ports have been released [source]
Engine is based on the same used in Dying Light
Life is Strange is being ported by Feral [source]
Brigador is now available [source]
Oxenfree has been ported to Linux [source]
Torment: Tides of Numenera release has been delayed [source]
EVE Online has an unofficial native launcher [source]
Downloads Wine and the game preconfigured
Rocket League port is almost ready [source]
Overlord 1 and 2 ports have been announced by Virtual Programming [source]
Defect is in Early Access [source]
Salt and Sanctuary [source] Linux beta is now available, thanks to [source]
SEUM: Speedrunners from Hell demo has been released [source]
Hitman [source] has signs of a Linux port in progress [source]
Many summer sales are running on various game stores, with all the hottest deals
Gog [source], Paradox Interactive [source], Humble [source]
Steam Summer Sale is rumored to start on the 23rd
Crea is now out of Early Access [source]


ZED, a puzzle game by one of the artists of Myst [source]
Transmission, a mysterious action/adventure game [source]


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