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Software for game development in linux

Is there any software like Unity that is supported by Linux for game development? I am really curious to know if there is any, as I am interested in learning game development but am confused whether ...
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2answers
151 views

Total War alternative

I'm looking for an alternative to the Rome Total War-esque games. Specifically, I'll take anything that has routing (units that panic when surrounded etc). I refuse to use Wine out of security ...
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1answer
131 views

What recommended Windows software should I download for Wine?

the Ubuntu nooby here again, and I think I borked my Wine install. I'm learning things through terminal, so that should make things a little easier the 2nd time around, but I did something wrong, ...
3
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2answers
174 views

Where can I find word games and puzzles?

Where can I find downloadable word games for Ubuntu?
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2answers
263 views

Are there any PC-98 emulators for Ubuntu?

That is, are there any programs for emulating an NEC PC-9801 (the computer the first five Touhou games were made for) designed to run natively on Ubuntu (or Linux in general)? I haven't been able to ...
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4answers
4k views

Gaming Screen Recorder

I make gaming videos and recently installed Ubuntu and I haven't been able to find a good screen recorder for gaming. Are there any recommendations (preferably free ones) that can record in HD, use ...
2
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2answers
324 views

What packages/programs should I install to get better graphics and performance on gaming?

So, I want to install some packages/programs to get better graphics and performance while playing a game on Ubuntu 11.10. What packages/programs you guys recommend to me?
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1answer
69 views

How can I make the Windows game Feltstars work on Ubuntu?

FeltStars.com is a Windows download, how can I make that work with ubuntu ? I'm using 12.04 just downloaded and installed it last night. By the way, I do not want to have both windows and Ubuntu ...
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1answer
13k views

Good GameBoy Advance Emulator?

Is there any good GameBoy Advance Emulator for ubuntu which supports loading gameshark or action replay saves?
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2answers
7k views

Game Console Emulators (Nintendo, Super Nintendo, Sega Genesis, Nintendo 64, Gameboy…)

What gaming console emulators are available in the latest 11.10 version. If my english is wrong about gaming console emulator I am referring to Nintendo, Super Nintendo, Sega Genesis, Gameboy and ...
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4answers
401 views

Is there a way to run MS-DOS alongside/within Ubuntu?

Is there a version of MS-DOS that I can add to Ubuntu? I have old MS-DOS games.
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16answers
4k views

Are there any free, high quality, career mode games for Ubuntu?

One of the most frustrating things about gaming on Linux is that every game with some semblance of quality requires me to play with a bunch of obnoxious people online. Are there any free Linux games, ...
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2answers
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Is there any game analogous to counter strike?

I am very much interested in games. Is there any game analogous to counter strike for ubuntu? If yes how to get it?
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1answer
1k views

Slot Machine Games for Ubuntu?

My sister is looking for any linux slot machine games. She has pretty much tapped out all of the Chrome Apps slot games. Any other suggestions that are maybe installable with a DEB perhaps? Thanks!
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4answers
966 views

Recommendations for music games for children

Can anyone recommend some good music games for small children? I thought something like a virtual piano or drum, but with a very simple GUI. My girls are three and six, and they already love to play ...
1
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1answer
160 views

Game real-time modification utility?

Well, I don't know how native English call it, in China, we call it "游戏克星". Something like Game buster, Game master, FPE (Fix People Expert), etc. But they only run in Win32. It should be capable of: ...
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5answers
4k views

What's the best chess program for a beginner?

Pychess wouldn't work for me and after trying other software I settled for Eboard. I can play a basic game with it but the interface is intimidating and there appears to be no documentation. Is there ...
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2answers
2k views

Best NES emulator?

I have tried two emulators and Megaman 2 has issues running on GFCE Ultra NES Emulator where Megaman disappears when hit. GCEUX has sound problems.
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19answers
4k views

What new games are available for Ubuntu in 2011? [closed]

I know there have been other questions like "What native games are available?" and they often have issues because they turn into a never-ending list of every game ever released for Linux. But I'd ...
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1answer
911 views

Racing MMO - 2D or 3D - Massively Multiplayer Online Racing Games [closed]

I really like multiplayer racing games, like Need for Speed World or similar. I wonder if there is any MMO racing game for Ubuntu (2D or 3D). Browser-based games are also accepted. Note: I tried ...
9
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1answer
509 views

Is there a touch-friendly casino gambling (poker, roulette, slot machine) application that interfaces with coin acceptors

Does anyone have experience with gambling games (roulette, poker and so on) on Ubuntu? I would like to setup a touchscreen kiosk in my home with Ubuntu... Anything that works with coin and cash ...
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7answers
3k views

Typing tutor games with good playablity

Are there any linux typing tutor games which are enjoyable games in their own right? I'm a computer professional, but have never learned to type properly. I also don't want my kids to pick up my bad ...