LinuxGameCast Weekly

Weekly Linux gaming news, reviews, previews and whatever else we come up with.


By LinuxGameCast LLP

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 391: Slaps Like Tentacles

February 16, 2020

Metro Exodus might be headed to Linux! Besiege prepares for  the big 1.0, Humble announces regional pricing, and Vulkan enters the GODOT master branch. Then Descent 3 faces, the CHAIRQASITION! 

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 390: Laser Beavers

February 09, 2020

Proton 5.0 makes Denuvo encumbered games playable! GeForce NOW snubs Linux users, GODOT receives an Epic grant, and playing Vulkan games using pure Wayland. Then Dark Hope faces, the CHAIRQASITION!

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Linux GameCast Weekly 389: Honkaine Voltron

February 02, 2020

Solus 4.1 brings the ESync! Ballistic Overkill calls it quits, Descent 3 gets revamped for modern Linux distributions, and a handy guide for Linux gaming in 2020. Then Vicious Sisters faces, the CHAIRQASITION! 

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 388: Pedronnaise

January 26, 2020

Epic cancels Linux support for Rocket League!  Half-Life games go free to play, open-source Hearthstone using C++, and Wine 5.0 takes the Proton approach. 

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 387: Flesh Marionette

January 19, 2020

Steam is coming to Chrome OS! Nvidia releases a beta driver for Vulkan 1.2, bsnes HD brings widescreen to classic games, and the quickest way to get your gaming rig running Linux.

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LinuxGamecast Weekly 386: Pedro’s Still Dead

January 12, 2020

DragonBox prototypes begin shipping! VVVVVV releases the source, Quake II RTX learns how to monitor, and Steam Lunar sale dates leak. Then Axiom Verge faces, the CHAIRQASITION! 

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 385: Rest In Pedro

January 05, 2020

EA drops the banhammer on Linux gamers! LunchHouse Software revives Valve's cancelled Portal sequel, open-source Diablo engine devilutionX reaches 1.0, and we recap our favourite games of 2019.

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 384: Shoulder Mounted Penguins

December 29, 2019

Top Steamy highlights of 2019! NVIDIA releases new Linux drivers for old GPUs, Black Mesa releases Xen, and SuperTuxKart improves online multiplayer. Then Hellblade faces, the CHAIRQASITION!

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 383: Faptain’s Log

December 22, 2019

The Steamy Winter sale is upon us! Life is Strange 2 comes to Linux, Eggroll powered fixes for GTA V, ceiling Unity watches you game, and a working driver for your Xbox One wireless dongle.

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 382: Esteban Trabajos

December 15, 2019

Steamy fall recaps! Insurgency depenguins Sandstorm,  D9VK goes full-metal dragonborn, and Minecraft gets... BEES! Then Shovel Knight: King of Cards faces, the CHAIRQASITION! 

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 381: Hot Snowflake

December 08, 2019

Black Mesa releases a complete beta! Quake maps invade GODOT, playing Halo on Linux, and NVIDIA has an open-source announcement. - Then Eight Dragons faces, the CHAIRQASITION! 

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 380: Drama Llama

December 01, 2019

Steam discontinues the areola controlla! Lutris gets an Epic grant, Quake 2 RTX still runs like poo, and what distros do people game on in 2019? - Then Serial Cleaner faces, the CHAIRQASITION!

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 379: Moose Violence

November 24, 2019

Valve teases Half-Life: Alyx! Fantasy Strike gets full crossplay support, Steam Play Together exits beta, and experimental Linux drivers for your force feedback devices. - Then NieR:Automata faces, the CHAIRQASITION! 

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 378: Squid Based

November 17, 2019

Steam for Linux adds support for namespaces! WINE gets portable, We Happy Few offers refunds to Kickstarter backers, and DXVK opens a Window. Then Mars Power Industries faces, the CHAIRQASITION!

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 377: Graphics Slayer

November 10, 2019

Celebrating 7 years of Steam on Linux! Shadow of the Tomb Raider goes native, Navi Lite discovered in a Linux driver, and Valve might be working on a Stadia competitor.

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 376: Worms With Packages

November 03, 2019

Like it or not the new Steam Library is live! ProtonDB turns one, Worms invade Golf with Friends, and the spiritual successor to 7th Guest comes to Linux. Then Salt and Sanctuary faces, the CHAIRQASITION!

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 375: Prison Sized

October 27, 2019

Steam Remote Play is live! Unreal Tournament gets a new maintainer, X-Plane experiments with Vulkan, and Mesa 19.2.2 brings the DOOM. - Then Runefall 2 faces, the CHAIRQASITION!

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 374: Team Sweeney

October 20, 2019

Shadow Of Mordor gets a Vulkan Linux beta! Jackbox Party Pack counts to 6, NVIDIA fixes DXVK titles, and is that a DAW in your pocket? - Then HedgeWars 1.0 faces, the CHAIRQASITION!

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 373: Bonsai Namco

October 13, 2019

Building a £300 Linux Gaming PC! Steam's 'Remote Play Together' brings local multiplayer games online, open-source GTA San Andreas, and we find out what it took to port Indivisible to Linux.

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 372: Le Womp Womp

October 06, 2019

Destiny 2 promises to ban Linux players! Everspace 2 launches their Kickstarter, Nintendo Switch emulator Yuzu gets a performance bump, and Ashes of the Singularity throws in the towel. Then Din's Legacy faces, the CHAIRQASITION! 

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 371: Sandwiches & Screams

September 29, 2019

Steam builds an Arch! Open Jam 2019 wraps up, Lakka comes to the Raspberry Pi 4, and Linux finally gets a PS4 Remote Play client. - Then Niffelheim faces, the CHAIRQASITION! 

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 370: Smash That RAM

September 22, 2019

France tells Valve to allow digital resales, Kernel 5.3 adds support for Navi GPUs, Proton matches Windows performance in some DirectX games, and teaching your mouse new tricks on Linux.

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 369: Poutine Inside

September 15, 2019

World of Warcraft Classic cuts off Linux users, Lutris prepares for Flatpak, Steam adds some Epic terms to their Distribution agreement, and Blasphemous gives us an update on their Linux port.  

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 368: Frak Nvidia

September 08, 2019

Nvidia fixes a DXVK bug, Steam announces the release date for their new library, Humble RPG Bundles, and open-source Star Wars: Racer. - Then Dicey Dungeons faces, the CHAIRQASITION! 

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 367: Coinkydink

September 01, 2019

Humble releases a spooky bundle! Proton updates D9VK, EasyAntiCheat comes to War Thunder, and Super Mario 64 decompilation. - Then Bayonetta faces, the CHAIRQASITION!

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 366: Dungeons & Dumbasses

August 25, 2019

CodeWeavers celebrates one year of Proton! Newgrounds talks about their open-source emulator, Steam fills some zero-day security holes, and BEARS, VODKA, BALALAIKA!

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 365: Pedro Tilt Zoom

August 18, 2019

Coming up on LinuxGameCast: Ion Fury gets a day-1 Linux release! Facepunch offers Rusty refunds, Nvidia offloads PRIME, and Logitech wheel configuration made simple.

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 364: PIP Issues

August 11, 2019

Rust officially makes Linux a second-class citizen! Proton gets a version bump, Nvidia learns to GitHub, Wii U Linux emulation, and celebrating seven years of LinuxGameCast Weekly.

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 363: Shut Up, Dolphin!

August 04, 2019

Proton enables D9Vk hotness! Daggerfall Unity enters alpha, moving the Linux desktop to VR, and Valve wants to change the kernel. - Then Fantasy Strike faces, the CHAIRQASITION!

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 362: Special Unicorn

July 28, 2019

A special unicorn has arrived on Linux! GamerOS brings Steam's Big Picture to Arch, Red Hat talks about gaming, and AMD 5700 XT Linux benchmarks.

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 361: Tetris Fears Me

July 21, 2019

Cortex Command goes open source! CoreCtrl simplifies gaming profiles, Linux gaming performance vs Windows 10, and Valve is working on something code-named Citadel.

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 360: Pi Peasants

July 14, 2019

RetroArch is coming to Steam! Ion Maiden changes names, ACO boosts Vulkan performance, and Death Rally goes open source. - Then Supraland faces, the CHAIRQASITION!

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 359: Off Your Milkshake

July 07, 2019

On this weeks LGC: Streets of Rogue enters final beta! Valve Throws shade at AMD, Godot learns Vulkan, and Supraland makes its Linux debut. Then the The Signal From Tölva face, the CHAIRQASITION! 

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 358: DicXs VicKs

June 30, 2019

Ubuntu cancels 32-bitmageddon! Black Mesa releases playable Xen, Steam nerfs a Corgi, and Proton makes broken Kickstarter dreams come true! - Then Steel Rats faces, the CHAIRQASITION!

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 358: DicXs VicKs

June 30, 2019

Ubuntu cancels 32-bitmageddon! Black Mesa releases playable Xen, Steam nerfs a Corgi, and Proton makes broken Kickstarter dreams come true! - Then Steel Rats faces, the CHAIRQASITION!

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 357: Happy Linus Fun Rants

June 23, 2019

Steam drops official support for Ubuntu 19.10! Counter-Strike turns 20, DOTA Underlords enters Early Access, and Linux drivers reveal mysterious Navi cards. Then Zero G Arena faces, the CHAIRQASITION!

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 357: Happy Linus Fun Rants

June 23, 2019

Steam drops official support for Ubuntu 19.10! Counter-Strike turns 20, DOTA Underlords enters Early Access, and Linux drivers reveal mysterious Navi cards. Then Zero G Arena faces, the CHAIRQASITION!

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 356: Mayonnaise Enthusiast

June 16, 2019

Steamy games from E3! Microsoft buys DoubleFine, WINE vs DXVK, and DOTA Underlords enters beta. - Then The Final Station faces, the CHAIRQASITION!

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 355: RTXOMGWTFBBQ

June 09, 2019

Goggle dishes on Stadia, Quake 2 traces rays, Smach Z hardware gets finalized, and John Romero turned out the lights. - Then Vambrace: Cold Soul faces, the CHAIRQASITION!

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 354: Alt F-Ford

June 02, 2019

Quake 2 RTX incoming! Unity Editor for Linux enters preview, D9VK gets a performance boost, and Iron Maiden is suing the makers of ‘Ion Maiden’.

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 353: A Dame Good Time

May 26, 2019

GOG GALAXY 2.0 wishes Linux users peace among worlds! NVIDIA teases something Super, Proton grants DXVK wishes, and PCSX2 Finally gets netplay.

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 352: The DOS Ages

May 19, 2019

Steam now caches Vulkan, Super Powered Battle Friends enters Early Access, SuperTuxKart developer departs after thirteen years, and Outer Wilds becomes Epic exclusive.

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 351: Empty Quality Shoop

May 12, 2019

Easy Anti-Cheat confirms their commitment to Linux! Nightdive Studios promises BLOOD, D9vk 0.10 needs testers, and GODOT begins their journey to Vulkan. 

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 350: CLANG!

May 05, 2019

Epic acquires Rocket League! Valve Index sells out, CS:GO Danger Zone gets a new map, and Electronic Arts joins the Kronos Group.

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 349: Frodeo

April 28, 2019

Epic challenges Valve to a price match guarantee! Ashes of the Singularity teases a Linux port, NVIDIA updates Vulkan, and we chat with Alan Pope about Snapping Lutris.

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 348: Linux Comes To Linux

April 21, 2019

SteamEMU is open sourced! DXVK rolls back that 1.1, Unity Editor for Linux is now in Preview, and Super Tux Kart reaches 1.0. - Then Baba Is You faces, the CHAIRQASITION!

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 347: Flickery Hell-Elks!

April 14, 2019

Linux Game Jam 2019 kicks off! NVIDIA dominates Steam, DOOM gets Vulkanized, and D9VK learns to Skyrim. - Then Pathway faces, the CHAIRQASITION!

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 346: More Dicktater

April 07, 2019

The Borderlands HD update is coming to Linux! DXVK hits 1.0.2, SuperTuxKart has a new release candidate, and the problems with Epic Store exclusives. - Then Crashbots faces the CHAIRAQSITION! 

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 345: Easy Bake Vulkan

March 31, 2019

Humble gets a new CEO, Valve teaser their new VR headset, DiRT® 4™ comes to Linux, and how Proton helped improve Wine 4.2. Then Undertale faces, the CHAIRQASITION!

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LinuxGameCast Weekly 344: Way Twacing

March 24, 2019

Google announces Project Stadia! Steam gets a facelift, The Culling calls it quits, and Vulkan powered PS4 emulators. - Then The Savior's Gang faces, the CHAIRQASITION!

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