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Doom 3 open-sourcing held up while Carmack writes new code

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shacknews.com: Before it could release an open-source version of the Doom 3 engine code to all, id Software had to run it by the lawyers. But, their fierce eyes have spotted a slight problem.

A New Commercial Game For Linux That's Not An FPS

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phoronix.com: There's a new commercial game coming to Linux that's not yet-another-first-person-shooter. Besides not being an FPS, one of the most common genres of Linux native commercial games, the game studio behind this title claims "there are some technical details about this game that make it completely unique within Linux."

Trouble With Open-Source Doom 3

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  • There's A Patent Issue With Open-Source Doom 3
  • The Elder Scrolls V Skyrim
  • Smokin' Guns - The Game
  • Humble Voxatron Bundle Stops Short Of A Million
  • New Comments By Ryan Gordon On Linux Gaming, Drivers

The State of Linux Gaming 2011

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osnews.com: When I decided to take on this article I thought it would be easy. Grab a few quotes from some developers, re-hash WINE support, check out the latest version of Battle for Wesnoth... Simple stuff. I was wrong.

Indie Royale Bundle update

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  • Indie Royale Bundle update
  • Jens Nilsson Interview: Amnesia & The Future
  • Unknown Horizons 2011.3 (final) lands on openSUSE

Desura client may be open sourced

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  • Desura client may be open sourced
  • Humble Voxatron Debut Keeps on Adding Games, Total Count is Now 7
  • Clone Wolf: Protector Is Out For GNU/Linux
  • The Binding of Isaac Is Available for Linux

Steam on PCLinuxOS

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  • Steam on PCLinuxOS
  • Hands on Impressions: Ignite Racing Game
  • New Trailer for 'Salem' [Upcoming MMO for Linux]
  • Tank Fighting Game 'Digitanks' Released for Linux
  • 2 new games added to the latest Humble

Doom 3 Source Code Packaged and Tested, Almost Near Final Release

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ubuntuvibes.com: Two months back, John Carmack, Founder and Technical Director, id Software announced that soon Doom 3 code will be open sourced. Now he confirmed through a recent tweet that everything has been tested and packaged and source code release of Doom 3 can happen anytime now.

The Humble Voxatron Bundle

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gamingonlinux.com: Theres a new bundle folks, this one is for a single game again, but one I have been following for a while so I'm quite excited about it.

Amnesia 75% off Halloween sale

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gamingonlinux.com: Stores selling Amnesia will offer discounts during the Halloween weekend. Some as much as 80% off, a rumor has it you'll even be able to get a three day rent for free!

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