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Disc Jam competitive multiplayer and support

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Disc Jam is a competitive multiplayer on Steam for Windows, but what about Linux support? Since the Nintendo Switch released on February 8th, we reached out High Horse Entertainment. And since the studio also releases the game’s biggest update ever, even on Windows. This seems like the best time for some Linux news.

Hanako: Honor and Blade games native release

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Hanako: Honor and Blade takes players online via Steam Early Access for Windows, but a Linux release is incoming. The games an
immersive experience in Feudal Japan. Which is also an impressive creation from +Mpact Games. Using Unreal Engine 4 for the games development. So, where is the Linux release?

Spellsworn PVP games Free to Play this March

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Spellsworn [official website] will be going to free to play for Linux and Windows this March. The games been on Steam Early Access since November 2015. Which is also the debut title from indie developer Frogsong Studios.

So in March Spellsworn will move out of Steam Early Access into a free to play commercial launch. The games also takes heavy inspiration from the WarCraft 3 custom mod, Warlocks.

DUSK retro FPS gets 2018 Steam release date

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DUSK retro-gib-fest FPS is coming to Early Access on January 11, 2018, outlining a Linux release date. So this will be a Windows only release until full launch. While the games Linux and Mac build will debut after the launch. These details and explanation are available in the recent annoucement.

So, if you don’t know DUSK and what it’s about. This is the creation of independent developer David Szymanski. And publisher New Blood Interactive.

Astroneer to get a native release in Q2 2018

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Astroneer the space exploration experience is coming to Linux in Q2 2018 via Steam. The games platform support plans are officially available in the Roadmap. Also discounted for the first time in the Winter Sale.

So a few days ago Astroneer revealed a few announcements. Brand new content in the “Research Update.” Also details about the launch into Alpha. The next Early Access phase of development. Which is also the first Steam Sale, celebrating the one year anniversary. Which is some very significant news.

Auto Age: Standoff will not see a native release

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Auto Age: Standoff chaos of twelve-player online combat could see a Linux Steam release. Well according to developer Phantom Compass it’s somewhat likely.

Auto Age: Standoff was built on the Unity engine.
We are open to doing a Linux port. But do not currently have specific plans to bring the game to any additional platforms.”

Okay, so a Linux release might happen. The Unity 3D engine aspect sounds about right.
Given that the games release was back in September, we should have native support. Since the Steam Reviews sit at 80% Positive. Ideally this is more than enough to call a title, successful.

Gang Beasts multiplayer gets a full launch

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Gang Beasts is a silly multiplayer party game for Linux, Mac and Windows. The games on Steam and Humble Store with a full launch as of December 12, 2017.

So get ready to shock and delight at the spectacle of stupidity thugs. The games full of punching, kicking, and throwing foes into random hazardous machinery. Also flaming incinerator pits and ginormous industrial fans.

Watch in amusement as saggy beasts grab, push, pull and shove their enemies. Doing so from permanently suspended building scaffolds. Also crazy unattended ferris wheels. Even commercial haulage trucks. So things get savage in the 16 local multiplayer stages and 10 online multiplayer stages.

Frosty Fest launches for Rocket League

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Frosty Fest is here for Rocket League on Linux, Mac and Windows. The games bringing some holiday cheer into the mix. All while showing off some Yuletide aerials and Goal Explosions via Steam.

The Escapists 2 now has a Prison Map Editor

the escapists 2 now has a prison map editor for linux, mac windows games 2017

The Escapists 2 gets a Prison Map Editor for Linux, Mac and Windows in 2017. Hence the work of award-winning international games label Team17 and Mouldy Toof Studios. So now we have a free update for sandbox The Escapists 2. The new update adds a much-requested fan feature, a Prison Map Editor.

So the addition of the new Prison Editor allows players to design and create their own custom prisons. The editor is intuitive to use, enabling players to drag and drop elements. So things like rooms, which can be built over two floors, two vent layers and a roof. Construct cells, forge floors and manufacture maintenance rooms and more. Since Team17 and Mouldy Toof Studios give you the freedom to explore.

Human Fall Flat gets a new multiplayer lobby

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Human Fall Flat announces a new multiplayer lobby for Ubuntu Linux, Mac and Windows. No Brakes Games, alongside award-winning publisher Curve Digital announce this news. So the new multiplayer lobby will be added, allowing players to unlock skins. This is in exchange for returning presents. Following the hugely successful launch of Human Fall Flat’s multiplayer mode. Now players will get the holiday experience. All while brought to them through the eyes of Bob and his holiday extravaganza.

Clash of Robots fighting launches on Steam

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Clash of Robots is a real time multiplayer futuristic fighting game of 2017. Available now on Steam for Linux, Mac and Windows. The games mean metal machines come with diverse personalities. So you’ll have to face off against one another in a fight for domination. While allowing players to play singleplayer, online or local multiplayer and cross-platform multiplayer.

Battlerite goes Free to Play, what about Linux?

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Independent developer Stunlock Studios announced some signicant news. Since their team arena brawler Battlerite has now officially left Early Access. Also the gams now a full free to play commercial launch on Steam for Windows. To celebrate, the studio even unleashed a launch patch. This features a brand new champion, ‘Thorn.’ While including 200 new items including rare weapons, outfits and victory poses. Even legendary color variations and seven additional music tracks. So you can now unlock and master a roster of powerful champions. Then fight side by side with your teammates in quick skill-based battles. Proving that you deserve to stand victorious in the Battlerite arena.

Human: Fall Flat gets Update with Multiplayer

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No Brakes Games are the masterminds behind the incredible Human: Fall Flat. Also, along with the award-winning Curve Digital, announce the Human: Fall Flat update. So the games available now on Steam and Humble Store with a 50% discount. While including a huge requested feature, online multiplayer. And since the games release includes Linux, Mac and Windows. This is a fine update indeed.

Sudden Strike 4 new maps and multiplayer mode

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Following on from the successful launch of Sudden Strike 4 on Linux, Ubuntu and Windows. Kalypso Media are eager to announce the new WW2 strategy games getting new maps. While also includes a multiplayer mode from Sudden Strike 2. Since this will have players fighting over control for sets of zeppelins. Which is somewhat of a marked improvement for the game. Which is only available in multiplayer for the time being.

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