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Blackvoxel, an ambitious Minecraft/Factorio mix?

4 weeks 2 hours ago by Julius on Free Gamer

Check out this interesting (recently GPLv3 re-licensed) game Blackvoxel:As you can see it has some interesting mechanic which they call "Molecular Voxel Interaction Engine". As seen in the trailer above, it basically allows you to automate crafting, resulting in interesting "programmable" factory setups.Of course this might sound a bit too much like actual work and not fun... but given the big fan scene for the closed source game Factorio, I would say it can be more fun that it looks at first ;)Blackvoxel itself probably needs to be a bit more of a game instead of "just" a sandbox, but there is big...

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Download: ‘Cornerstone: The Song of Tyrim’ demo

1 month 3 days ago by RootGamer on Rootgamer.com

Phoenix Online Publishing and Overflow Games are excited to announce their release of epic action RPG Cornerstone: The Song of Tyrim for PC, Mac, and Linux! Starting as a successful Kickstarter campaign in 2013, What is Cornerstone? Cornerstone is an open world action adventure, with an emphasis on exploration and combat mixed with physics and

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‘Tomb Raider’ on Linux + requirements

1 month 3 days ago by RootGamer on Rootgamer.com

This video was captured from a beta development build, so it is not quite the finished product, but well worth a peek. Minimum system requirements call for an Intel i3 or AMD FX-6300 processor, with 4GB RAM and a graphics card with 1GB of memory for NVIDIA and 2GB for AMD cards. For AMD cards,

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Cute Character Crowdfunding (CC-BY-SA 4.0)

1 month 2 weeks ago by Iwan Sounds and DIY on Free Gamer

Remember Justin Nichol's amazing Portrait Kickstarter? He's up to no good again:Horde of Cuteness! is an ongoing crowdfunded high resolution character icon collection and the indiegogo campaign will add 2 heroes, 5 monsters, and 3 boss monsters...

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Download: Zombasite demo

2 months 1 week ago by RootGamer on Rootgamer.com

Soldak Entertainment today announced the availability of the Zombasite demo. Zombasite is a zombie apocalypse action RPG set in a dynamic, evolving, fantasy world for Windows, Mac, and Linux.The dark elves have always played god by creating and enhancing underworld slave creatures. As they watched a horde of zombies destroy the huge demon city Kraval,

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Verdun Expansion

2 months 1 week ago by Kereltis on Rootgamer.com

Massive New Expansion Released For Verdun Verdun, the epic WWI multiplayer FPS just got even better! Ah- Tally-ho, Yippity-Dap and Zing-Zang Spillip! Looking forward to bullying off for the final chucker? Official Press Release Below: ALKMAAR, THE NETHERLANDS – March 23, 2016 – The developers M2H and Blackmill Games have just released a free expansion for

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DevCorner: Atomic Game Engine MIT (Urho3D fork) and Godot 2.0

2 months 2 weeks ago by Julius on Free Gamer

First off (and you probably read it elsewhere before): The awesome Godot game engine got a really awesome 2.0 release a few weeks ago. It also got independent of it's original developers (who stay active in development), and the first larger commercial game with it was released on Steam just a few days ago.Fresh of the press is a FOSS release of an pretty awesome competitor though:The Atomic Game Engine was just released fully under the MIT...

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