Welcome toNorth East Wisconsin Linux User Group ( NEWLUG ) Monthly Meeting Tonights Topic Linux Games
Linux Games Linux has games? Yes it does. Glad you asked. Early Linux games?http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Linux_gaming Why GNU Linux games? Free and Open source
HistoryGames originally started out in Unix which weremostly text games.NetHack,NetTrek,Xbill,XEvil,xbattle,Xconq andXpilot.1994 Doom was ported to Linux by Dave D.Taylor1998 – 2002 Loki Software expanded gaming byhaving an installer and sound development.
Game GenreLogic Games - Enima, Five or More, Four-in-a-row, gbriny klotksi, Lights Off, Mine, Soduko,Swell Foop, TetravexRole Playing Games aka RPG – Battle forWestnothAdventureClassic ArcadeFighting
Game GenreFirst Person Shooters aka FPSMMORPGMOO – Multi-User-DomainPuzzlesRacing Games – Tux RacerRPG -Real Time Strategy aka RTSSerious GamesSimulations -
Game GenreSports GamesThird Person ShootersWeb base games- Angry Birds
Why are games important to Linux?It is something we like to do in our spare time.Plus its FUN.
Websites for Linux Games http://www.penguspy.com/ http://www.linuxgames.com/ http://www.happypenguin.org/ http://www.lgdb.org/ http://www.humblebundle.com/