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Games: Necesse, GameBuntu, Steam Winter Sale 2021

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  • 2D open-world sandbox action-adventure Necesse released for Linux | GamingOnLinux

    A weird love-child mixture of games like Minecraft, Stardew Valley and Terraria we have Necesse that's currently in Early Access and a Linux version is now available. On Monday, December 20 the next major update of the game landed which overhauled and improved many parts of the game and gave us a surprise with support both both Linux and macOS.

    Developed by Mads Skovgaard who goes under the alias Fair, Necesse originally started off as a hobby game but eventually progressed into something that Skovgaard was able to work full time on and it is yet another impressive example of what a solo developer / tiny team can do. Looks like it will scratch a good itch for crafting and exploration fans.

  • GameBuntu: "Linus Proof" Your Gaming Ubuntu Install - Invidious

    Have you ever felt like Linux gaming was too difficult, you don't want to deal with the setup, well lucky for you GameBuntu exists to Linus proof your ubuntu install and make linux gaming a piece of cake

  • The Steam Winter Sale 2021 is now live | GamingOnLinux

    The moment I'm sure plenty of our readers have been waiting for: the Steam Winter Sale 2021 is now live.

    Perhaps now is a good time to stock up on some games ready for the Steam Deck? Then again, speaking from experience, my own backlog is somewhat frightening that I can't wait to dive in with on it. Still…certain games are hard to ignore when they have a particularly tasty discount going.

Valve's Steam Winter Sale Is Now Underway

  • Valve's Steam Winter Sale Is Now Underway - Phoronix

    For those wanting to pickup some new games to enjoy around the holidays and/or expand your game collection ahead of the Steam Deck beginning to ship next quarter, Valve's Winter Sale is now underway.

    Valve calls this their "biggest sale of the year" with big discounts on a plethora of games -- for the games that aren't native to Linux, many Windows titles will work with ease thanks to Steam Play.

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