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How do I install Halo 2 in Ubuntu 14.04? [on hold]

The title says it all. I can't find out how, or where to get Halo 2; especially for Linux help. I just need to know where to download the game, and how to install and use it on Ubuntu 14.04
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Game engine for android game development in ubuutu

I want to create a game for android, more specifically a RPG, but i don't know how to start to develop this in ubuntu. I want to know what game engines for android are available in ubuntu. Waiting ...
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Cannot find winemenubuilder.exe when trying to run StarCraft 2

Recently I've installed StarCraft 2 via playonlinux. The installation was absolutly no problem, everything was fine. But if I want to start the game now, it crashes. If I start it on the Terminal I ...
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wine error when I try open games

i would like play Blade and soul on my Ubuntu 14.04 but when i try start terminal shows me error: fixme:mscoree:CLRRuntimeInfo_IsLoadable 0x7ea82204 0x33f5e8 Unhandled Exception: ...
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How Can I Install A Steam game On A Flash Drive

I'm Wondering if I Install Garry's Mod On A flash Drive?
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Download through terminal stopped halfway in Ubuntu 14.04 [on hold]

I was downloading a game when it stopped/paused in halfway. I tried to cancel and try again, but it got stuck at the same point. What should I do. I am using Ubuntu 14.04.
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How to install Flash player on Ubuntu?

Even though I have the latest Adobe Flash player 11.2 for Linux in Firefox - ref: Flash player security doubts - a particular online flash game still requests that I update to the latest flash ...
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How do I use a ps3 Sixaxis controller with Ubuntu to control games

How do I use a PS3 controller with Ubuntu.
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League of legends resolution problem

I've got 1 GB Radeon R9 270X and League of legends was working fine. Recently I used a different monitor and the game seemed to adjust automatically . I went back to my old monitor and I run the ...
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Unable to Play Fifa 14 on Ubuntu 14.04

I installed FIFA 14 on Ubuntu 14.04 using wine. Installation Process was fine. However when I launch the game, a menu opens as it should. When i click play from the menu, nothing happens. all the rest ...
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Connecting PS3 dualshock on Ubuntu 14.04 with 3.13.0-34-generic?

The last entries/queries I can find about PS3 dual shock controller are dealing with older kernel versions. It looks like there may still be a problem with using the PS3 dual shock via USB(or ...
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games unplayable, staticy. ubuntu 14.04

When i try to play XCOM: Enemy unknown, this happens and as well with DotA 2. Steam version, reinstalled twice on both.
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Setting up libgdx on ubuntu 14.04

I'm on ubuntu 14.04 LTS and I'm actually learning how to make games in java, I'm going to learn game development with libgdx. The tutorial says that I have to download the setup app, to put it on the ...
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Can I develop a 2D game with just QML? [on hold]

I have a bit of interest in developing for Ubuntu Touch (I have little to no real coding experience also), but my main interest is trying to develop a 2D game. From my understanding, I would either ...
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Problems with games on-line in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I am using ubuntu 14.04 LTS, and used to play games that now suddenly I cannot play, Those games are: LEGEND ON LINE and LEAGUE OF ANGELS via facebook games. Before install 14.04 LTS i can play these ...
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How do I Install 0 A.D.?

What is 0 A.D. and how can I install it on Ubuntu?
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Why are my games so slow through WINE?

Okay, so for starters, hi. :P I'm a -complete- Ubuntu noob, so please be gentle in your criticism, and if you find a glaringly obvious error, please point it out! :D But don't pull your hair out, ...
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Return to desktop from software / game

When I launch an application / a game and while I'm using it, it hangs up and I can't quit to return to desktop by Alt+Tab or something like this. I want to return to desktop, open a terminal and ...
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How to play Diablo III on Ubuntu?

Is it possible to play Diablo 3 on Ubuntu? What should I install to play D3 with good graphics? How can I get an Nvidia video card to work well with Diablo III?
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Change the color depth

This is a real probleme on ubuntu : the color depth adjustment !! I have a AMD A8 computer with 16GB ram and SSD drive SATA3 and the computer lags with Tetris on facebook (witch is a very basic flash ...
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TuxLoL patch on Play on Linux: invalid directory

I am following this howto described by renatov to install LoL on ubuntu 14.04 I did as shown in the same tutorial i think.. so i get to the patching part: mono tuxlol.exe patch --dir ...
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Can't run Second life firestorm viewer (32bit) in ubuntu 64 bit

I'm trying to install a Second Life client called Phoenix Viewer. On the first attempt, I got a message about X errors. I searched the net all I could see to fix 32 bit apps and run them under 64 ...
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Frets on Fire doesn't seem to be working

Frets on Fire seems to recognize when I press keys (the different square colors rise and get lighter) but the notes just go white as the key slides of them and nothing is added to the score.
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Limit FPS on Wine

In a game I'm running through wine (MTM2) due to programmer oversight the physics engine run differently at different frame rates. The physics engine runs "properly" at around 30 FPS. On my machine, ...
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why the screen get's too big while playing games

I have Ubuntu 14.04.I knew that i can install windows games on Ubuntu via Wine Windows Program Loader.So i installed a game and run it via Wine.When the game starts the screen gets too big and i ...
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not saving profile

Hi there I hope I've used the right tag if not can you suggest another one please. Anyway I'm currently still a beginner with Ubuntu and I'm having problems with jstest-gtk. I've installed jstest-gtk ...
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ATI Graphics Card Problem

I have some problems with my graphics card. I am using Ubuntu 14.04.1 64-bit and I installed my graphics card without any problem, but when I open the ATI Control Panel, it always shows it's in the ...
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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 ...
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How do I install OpenMW?

OpenMW seems like a great game, and it reboots a classic, but What is it exactly, and how do I Install it?
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how to install the sims 3 in playonlinux on Ubuntu 64bit? [duplicate]

I've been trying to install the game the sims 3 for days now using guides I found via google but I can't manage to make it work. My system details: Processor: Intel® Core™ i5-3317U CPU @ 1.70GHz ...
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While running Dwarf Fortress, command line gives me some error about file not found

So, I downloaded dwarf fortress linux edition, fired up terminal, decompressed the bz2 (still in the downloads folder), cd ~/Downloads/df_linux, then: ~/Downloads/df_linux$ ./df ./df: 6: ./df: ...
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What MAME UI frontends are available for Ubuntu 12.10?

I have installed Mame via SDLmame but have so far failed to successfully install any decent GUI that enables categorisation of games, favouriting, or preview screenshots. I have many hundreds of ROMs. ...
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When games start - they're not full screen

I'm on Ubuntu 14.04 (latest) + WineHQ (latest, wine-1.7.27, I think it's fully updated). Any game I try to start - starts fullscreen, but actually only 1/3 of screen shows the picture. Something's ...
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Running games from any other directory then DESKTOP? (my target is CD and SD card)

Here is download link to the game I created https://www.sendspace.com/file/d8wxsr Here is the video of the problem: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zjIajd4ZFuY In short I want to be able to run the ...
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Please help me with 32bit libs for 64 bit

How i can fix this problem with "Portal"? I have only used Ubuntu for a few days (Ubuntu 14.04). AppFramework : Unable to load module vguimatsurface.so! Unable to load interface VGUI_Surface030 from ...
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How to install Extreme tux Racer

I have extracted down Extreme tux racer in my home folder, after extracting it in same folder, i run commands- ~/game/autorun.sh ~/game/./configure then following commands run- checking for a ...
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League of Legends Login Issues

Ok so I installed League of Legends through PlayOnLinux. The launcher opens and I'm able to get to the login page. However it stops there. Whenever I try to login it keeps saying that I have in ...
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Wanting to update my OLD video card for working with blender and games

I'm using Xubuntu 14.04 on my desktop pc. It is quite good for all my needs except gaming and blender3d due to an outdated graphics card. The issue is not the quality of the card, but its openGL ...
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Starcraft 2 Ubuntu 14.04 Installation For a Noob

I know people have got this working but i'm frustrated and i don't have any more hair to pull out. I followed some online instructions here ...
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How to Wireless 360 controller / or Dualshock_3 on Ubuntu 14.04 2014

I have seen some tutorials here but they are all old and older version of ubuntu and i'm really new with this so i don't want to start making changes because i don't know if i break something. SO i ...
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Steam crashes on launch in ubuntu 14.04 64bit

I just installed steam on my Ubuntu 14.04 box, and when I try to run it, It brings up the screen asking me to create an account or login. Irrespective of what I click, it crashes. The output from the ...
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Problems with Hearthstone

Okay... So I've been trying to install Hearthstone. But no matter how I do it, it comes out looking like this. So, I need to know what I'm doing wrong. I've tried PlayOnLinux and manual install via ...
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TF2 constantly crashing

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 x64. Team Fortress 2 was running just great on my system. I decided to install proprietary drivers - Currently the NVidia 331.38 from nvidia-331 (not updates). Every game ...
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How to make League of Legends run smooth

I am a new to Ubuntu and is my first Linux distribution tried.And I was wondering if I can play League of Legends without lag,I heard people complaining that the game runs with lag on Linux so maybe ...
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How to have my USB playstation 1 controller work properly with ePSXe?

I am running 14.04, and i have installed ePSXe 1.9.0. And running the ISO games was ok and i have input from my USB playstation 1 controller. However, if i try to press a gamepad key it 'forgets' ...
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How can you play Steam games with nvidia-optimus laptop?

What is the best way to start a Steam game on a NVIDIA Optimus laptop with Ubuntu 12.04 installed and the latest version of bumblebee installed? If I call Steam with optirun steam and then choose the ...
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Terraria with Playonlinux crashing when I input keys

I've had Ubuntu 64x for a few months now, and I'm not the best with installing programs on Ubuntu, so bear with me. I wanted to play Terraria on linux, so I installed "Playonlinux", and I followed ...
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Games launched from Steam in Ubuntu are grouped with the other Steam windows

When I launch a game with Steam the game window is automatically grouped with the other Steam windows. I'd like the game windows to have they're own icon in the pager and dock, seperate from the ...
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Does anyone have Titanfall up and running on Ubuntu yet?

Seems like Ubuntu is the best OS but the lack of big games is unfortunate. Does anyone got a walkthrough on getting Titanfall specifically up and running on Ubuntu with an Nvidia card?
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Can you transfer Steam games from one Ubuntu Laptop to another?

This question is about importing steam games form windows to Ubuntu so is similar but I don't think a duplicate. A little on my situation, I have an old laptop running Ubuntu 14.04 and have Steam ...