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Beat The Game new Mistik and Moss video

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Since Worm Animation have released a new video for #BeatTheGame. We decided to share some news, because Linux, Mac and #Windows will be support. And since the focus is on the game’s hero, Mistik. While also including the #games mysterious tree figure, Moss. The video showcases Beat The Game’s beautiful hand-drawn character style. Since this draws influence from the European surrealists like Dali and Ernst. While also making the Worm Animation’s pedigree in film animation clearly apparent. Most notably their contribution to Oscar nominated short film, Gopher Broke.

So Mistik is a music producer who makes beats for a living. Since he’s equipped with his trusty sampler, he travels to create new sounds out of everyday objects. From a simple wooden stick to a metal can. Mistik doesn’t adhere to our concepts of dimension, distance, time or space. This is because he lives in a dream world, a musician’s dream.
Beat The Game’s second character, the hulking Moss. Hence the bassline maker who lives underground, only making himself visible at night. While Moss doesn’t make entire tracks. Therefore his basslines are exactly what Mistik needs. Give him the tracks that extra kick and bump in energy. So together and with other characters. Mistik and Moss form a colourful cast in a bizarre world driven by the love of music.

Check out the character video here:

About Beat The Game

Worm Animation take players on a journey with Mistik. Set to uncover the mysterious, abstract universe he finds himself in after a motorbike crash. Mistik is a music producer. Armed with a trusty recorder. Yet his goal is to collect the samples scattered around the game’s beautiful, dream-like environments. In order to create the ultimate track. Esteemed house and techno producer, Marc Houle, is scoring the soundtrack. While ensuring the player is capable of making anything from mellow, dusty rollers to upbeat, acid house. With a cast of warm, funny characters and a visual style that draws on classic animation.

Beat The Game is a timeless journey about the joy of creating music. Since the games coming this summer to Linux, Mac and Windows via Steam and Humble Store. We still do not have a solid release date, yet.

Albion Online new Development Diary video

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Since we continue to follow the progress of Albion Online. Hence this is a new class of MMORPG gaming. Currently making strides towards the July 17, 2017 launch for Linux, Mac and Windows PC. So the news that the #game #developers have strong ties to their fans is no surprise. Due to the #release of their newest entry in a series of development videos. Which should have to keep those early adopters well informed. While also helping new players situate themselves in the world of Albion.
So in this latest news log, game director Robin Henkys tackles some important change. Hence the redesign of the lawless Outlands area. Which is set to roll out with their Hector update on June 7, 2017.

Development Video Summary:

  • Feeling that there was not enough action happening in the Outlands. Sandbox has decided to remove both cities and harbors in the area which weren’t providing enough crafted goods for smaller guilds. Instead, a single central hub is going to be set up. Requiring all current players to remove their funds from Outlands banks else risk losing their money.
  • A central portal will be set in the middle of Caerleon. So player can use it to jump to Outland exits with cooldowns that allow for balanced gameplay. The entrance can lead to anywhere in the Outlands, with no cost, but will bind players to their chosen gate for a period based on the difficulty and location of said door.
  • Currently under testing is a map feature allowing smaller groups to detect bands of 10+ players. Creating a more balanced gameplay. So smaller parties will not have to worry about being overrun by large groups. Giving them the option to skirt around to avoid combat.
  • Rewards in the Outlands are increasing to make it a more attractive place to go outside of the Royal Continent. Each section has a greater rate of enchanted resources, the highest is available in the higher Outlands.
  • Tier 8 resources will only be available in Watchtower territories. Which can be raided by outsiders.
  • + More!

About Albion Online

Albion Online is a sandbox MMORPG available now from Sandbox Interactive. Set in the medieval fantasy world of Albion. Whether playing an intense fighter, a farmer, a merchant or a master craftsman. PvE, PvP guild vs. guild battles, every action in the game has a meaning … as well as consequences. PvP battles in the danger zones of the gaming world are a “winner takes all” affair. Albion Online is the first Linux, Mac and Windows PC game to enable the same experience on tablets.

How to get Steam for Linux on a PlayStation 4 video

How to get Steam for Linux on a PlayStation 4

So as #Linux #gamers, we might not be in that era of taking a PlayStation 4 to a shop to get a mod chip. Yet ever since Sony announced the ability to run the OS on the original PlayStation 3, them removed it. Since then people are keen on the idea. So why not show how to get Steam for Linux on a PlayStation 4?

The annual Chaos Communication Congress shows that the PS4 is definitely not a PC. While this makes things difficult, it does not mean that Linux will not run on the PS4.
So hackers were first showing off the PS4 running Linux last year. Yet it was not until this year’s conference that more in-depth methods arrose. Most of this explanation will be fairly straight forward for most Linux gamers. Now, the console is layered, which is the technical breakdown of the PS4’s hardware. Now to mention the engineering and the framework underneath.

Last year, we demonstrated Linux running on the PS4 in a lightning talk – presented on the PS4 itself. But how did we do it? In a departure from previous Console Hacking talks focusing on security, this year we’re going to focus on the PS4 hardware, what makes it different from a PC, and how we reverse engineered it enough to get a full-blown Linux distro running on it, complete with 3D acceleration.

Hence for anyone with the requisite knowledge, careful listeners, there is still plenty of interesting information. As an example, the PS4 relies on a separate ARM chip to run a whole seperate operating system. This is used downloading updates.
Presenter Marcan at the end of the presentation launched Steam. Therefore breaking into running around the first level of Portal 2.

How to get Steam for Linux on a PlayStation 4 video


The Linux kernel fork for the PS4, along with the Radeon drivers, are available now on Github.

Mighty Number 9 on a PS4 Running

Counter Strike Global Offensive on PS4

Skullgirls on PS4

Team Fortress 2 on PS4


Inner Chains introduced in the first 8 minutes of gameplay

inner chains introduced in the 8 minutes of gameplay

The brand new video shows the first 8 minutes of gameplay. Due to focusing on the introduction of the #incredible, #horrifying #gameworld, created by Tomasz Strzalkowski. The video will give gamers a chance to feel the mystical atmosphere of Inner Chains‘ universe. Meet its inhabitants, deadly flora while attempting to comprehend its rules.

In this video you wake up in a grave as one of the pilgrims. Who are trying to reach their common goal. You are weak, slow and don’t wield any weapons. Therefore at this stage, you are not even fully aware of the real dangers, rules and harsh reality of the world you wake up in. But you will meet many different superficial hazards on your journey. Consequently the discovery of their secrets and workings of the mysterious Caste, will prove necessary in order to fight the real enemy.

The surreal world of Inner Chains will open its gates for you very soon. Hence swallowing you whole and immersing you in a truly horrifying and stimulating experience.

Inner Chains Main Features:

  • While using unprecedented methods of interaction between weapons, their users, and the environment.
  • A dark biomechanical world where both fauna and flora lie in wait for your slightest stumble.
  • VR Support.
  • Stunning surreal visual style.
  • Deadly, intelligent, and challenging opponents.
  • Unusual locations with their own unique stories.
  • A dense, suggestive atmosphere of terror, magnified by the great soundtrack composed by Michal Staczkun.
  • Subtle thriller elements that will fill you with fear in unusual, inventive ways.
  • Thrilling action combined with an interesting, hair-raising story.
  • Inner Chains will be released in Q1 2017 on PC, PS4 and Xbox One.

Linux support is confirmed, after Inner Chains hit the Kickstarter stretch goal back in March this year. Closing out the campaign with 906 pledged backers and a total of $18,708 to bring the project to life.

More information about Inner Chains, check out the official website. And make sure to follow on Facebook and Twitter.


Meet The Dwarves new character Narmora the assassin

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Exactly one week before the release.  The Dwarves will be coming to #Linux, Mac and Windows PC. Therefore THQ Nordic introduces a #newhero in their #MeettheDwarves” video series. Hence Narmora, the swift and agile assassin. Specialising in sneaking up on single enemies and striking them down before they even see her. She can appear anywhere on the battlefield in a blink of an eye using “Shadow Step”. And teleport back and forth to quickly assassinate 1 to 10 targets with her skills “Assassination” and “Shadow Death”.

Watch Narmora in action:

The heroes of the last two weeks were Boindil Doubleblade and Rodario.

Next week, the series will continue with Djerun.

Furthermore, KING Art made a special video for all the backers on Kickstarter and fans. All over the world people who helped make the game worthy of the coolest fantasy race.

You can watch it here:

Based on the bestselling novel The Dwarves by Markus Heitz. Players will experience a fascinating tale revolving around the coolest fantasy race ever:

  • Tactical real-time battles: Since you’re fighting hundreds of foes with just a handfull of heroes. So players can pause anytime to tactically plan the next smart move.
  • Crowd Combat: All creatures on the battlefield provide physical complexity. That’s why the battles feel especially dynamic and “real”, and enabling a lot of tactical finesse.
  • Captivating story: Join the dwarf Tungdil on his adventurous journey across Girdlegard.
  • Explore the world: Uncover secrets, learn more about the game world and its inhabitants, and solve optional puzzles.
  • Delve into the world map: Girdlegard ranges from snow-covered summits to shimmering deserts. You can move freely on the world map, meet numerous characters, and experience adventures. But beware: A lot of your actions on the world map have far-reaching consequences!

The Dwarves will be available on Steam for Linux, Mac, Windows PC on December 1, 2016.


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