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Old 08-23-2009, 11:33 AM   #1
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Any single player shooter game for linux ?


Hi

I am really fond of gaming. I am now working on linux completely, but now i'm unable to find aany single player campaign type game. All i got is multiplayer game all built on quake III engine

Please let me know about single player games on linux, if any?
 
Old 08-23-2009, 11:54 AM   #2
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There are some, mostly older . . . (Like Quake III.)

WINE is indispensable for gaming under Linux. I've been able to get most games to run well under WINE. ("The Sims 4", "Oblivion", "Fallout 3", "Empire: Total War", "Spore", etc, etc)

I am not a big FPS guy . . . the most recent one that I played and know works under WINE was "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare".

The major complication when using WINE for Linux gaming is that, even if you own the game, you usually need to download and install the No-CD crack, because WINE doesn't do well providing applications with the sort of things that the copy protection mechanisms are looking for when searching for the CD/DVD in the drive.

http://www.winehq.org
 
Old 08-23-2009, 12:47 PM   #3
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If you want a really awesome single player shooter, then get Prey. Some guy actually made a native client for it! It is one of the coolest single player games I have ever played!!

Here is the link:http://icculus.org/prey/
 
Old 08-23-2009, 02:32 PM   #4
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How about Quake4,Doom3 or UT2004?.
Great fps that you can play through without playing online/multiplayer.
For other suggestions look here:

http://www.tuxgames.com/
 
Old 08-24-2009, 04:04 AM   #5
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Thank you

Thank you all Guys,

@the trooper I really like the link. It is really usefull
 
Old 09-09-2009, 06:50 PM   #6
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Ditto on Doom 3.

Also look for original Unreal Tournament (UT99 GOTY).
 
  


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