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Old 12-11-2001, 05:19 PM   #1
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Question Really good games on linux


I'm a linux newbie and I'm loving linux but there is some kind of lack of really good linux games. I know that there are great titles like quake3 but where can I find more information about it? Some great sources for hard xperienced gamers!!!! Help, please, this is only why I'm not using linux 100% of the time.
 
Old 12-11-2001, 05:25 PM   #2
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a place i goto about linux games is at www.linuxgames.com
pretty cool site, mainly about getting games to run under linux.
 
Old 12-11-2001, 05:33 PM   #3
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http://www.lokigames.com/
 
Old 12-11-2001, 10:49 PM   #4
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If you own a windows cd of q3a or ut you only need to download the linux point release to install to your linux box.
 
Old 12-15-2001, 05:25 AM   #5
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Tux racer is cool!

he pulls to the left a little in turn three though!

 
Old 12-15-2001, 09:52 AM   #6
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matrixgames.com

They have a game called " Steel Panthers World At War" ( SPWaW ) Supposed to be compatible with Linux. Played on windoze all the time and now awaiting my CD to continue the bloodshed.

It's free and about 470mb to download or pay about $25 for the CD. Not everyones cup of tea but if your into the genre one of the best.

Sleekit
 
Old 12-15-2001, 10:15 AM   #7
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Thanks for the info sleekit, checking it out now.
 
Old 12-15-2001, 10:36 AM   #8
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try www.sourceforge.net

if u're okay with non-commercial games... give cannon smash a try... there are also a lot of cool 3d tron clones out there...

all under the good ole gpl too
 
  


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