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Old 04-22-2003, 03:02 PM   #1
baldurkn
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Games


What kind of games are out there for Linux ??
Are they also for free ??
Is there a possibility to play PC games on Linux ??

Thank you for your time to help me out
 
Old 04-22-2003, 03:06 PM   #2
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Use google.
Use WineX.
Use windows.
 
Old 04-22-2003, 03:13 PM   #3
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try here.
 
Old 04-22-2003, 04:47 PM   #4
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sdllib.org has some good ones
 
Old 04-22-2003, 05:11 PM   #5
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i remember when textris was the only cool linux game.
i didn't like it then, and i don't like it now.
 
Old 04-22-2003, 11:49 PM   #6
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Look up Lokigames


Wine never works for me. VMware (Virtual Machine) works very good for me and it is as fast as a real machine. I played starcraft, myst in VMware. Runs smooth. When I run 3D games, its skippy and not playable. VMware doesn't have support for 3D rendering. I'm thinking of buying it.
 
Old 04-23-2003, 03:35 AM   #7
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i use winex 3. warcraft 3 runs great with it.
 
  


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