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Rise of the Tomb Raider Linux System Requirements

tomb raider rise linuxWith the ‘Rise of the Tomb Raider’ Linux release date set for April 19, Feral Interactive has finally shared more details on the sort of system needed to run it. And if you’re reading this on anything less than a “mid-range” set-up you’ll want to close the tab, lock yourself in Lara’s walk-in freezer and […]

This post, Rise of the Tomb Raider Linux System Requirements, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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‘GameMode’ is a new tool that can improve gaming performance on Linux

feral interactive gamemode for linux open sourceWish you could wring every single drop of performance from your computer when gaming on Linux? Well, a new open source tool from games porting company Feral Interactive wants to help you do exactly that. Say hello to GameMode. GameMode is all about performance Launched today, ‘GameMode’ is a small daemon/lib combo for Linux that allows games […]

This post, ‘GameMode’ is a new tool that can improve gaming performance on Linux, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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‘Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration’ Will Hit Linux This Month

Rise of the Tomb Raider on LinuxThe Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration Linux port will be released in April, games porting company Feral Interactive has revealed. The acclaimed game will support the Vulkan API on Linux.

This post, ‘Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration’ Will Hit Linux This Month, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Backup Your Steam for Linux Game Saves with SLSK

steam for linux with tuxLooking for an easy way to backup Steam for Linux game saves and config files? Well, we’ve found you one. Steam Linux Swiss-army Knife (SLSK) lets you backup and restore games, game saves, and config files for Steam for Linux games on any distribution. You may have heard of an app called GameSave Manager, which lets […]

This post, Backup Your Steam for Linux Game Saves with SLSK, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Ataribox Pre-Orders Begin on December 14

Gamers will be able to pre-order the Ataribox from December 14 — though there’s still no firm word on price or hardware specs. The company behind the new games machine revealed the pre-order date in a (now deleted) Facebook post. It later uploaded an image teasing the date ‘14.12.17’ (pictured above). Users will be able to “pre-order” […]

This post, Ataribox Pre-Orders Begin on December 14, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Atari’s Linux Games Console Now Has a Controller

ataribox controllerBack in September we wrote about the Ataribox, a new Linux-powered console from Atari — today we get a look at its new joystick. Over on Facebook Atari shows off the new Ataribox Joystick that will (presumably) come bundled with the video games (and home entertainment) machine when it goes on sale next year If you’ve been […]

This post, Atari’s Linux Games Console Now Has a Controller, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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