Best Linux Games Podcast: Episodes

Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 1:25pm

This week, we get totally sidetracked from our regularly scheduled programming ("Slime-San," "Armored Freedom"), and bring you a review of the excellent Thrustmaster T-Flight Hotas X (see link below). PLUS: 2 excellent deals, and - of course - the column will be up later on in the week.

Thrustmaster T-Flight Hotas Stick:

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Sunday, July 16, 2017 - 3:22pm

This week, we explore the abstruse caverns of the excellent sidescrolling platformer, "Hollow Knight."
BLG THE COLUMN: Is also on "Hollow Knight," and can be found at:

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Sunday, July 9, 2017 - 9:59am

This week, we are forced to take an unscheduled, freeballing, ranty-diversion into the awesome world of helicopter demi-arcade flight simulations. Yes, even though our SP4 consumed our show notes, we soldier onwards through the delirium... I LOVE THE SMELL OF RADIO IN THE MORNING!
Vid of the Week: Heliborne:
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Next week: "Hollow Knight!"

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Saturday, July 1, 2017 - 5:20am

This week, we celebrate the 4th of July week(end) with our top 10 best deals for Linux gamers from this year's Steam Summer Sale. This year, we've arranged them in a countdown format, culminating in one SUPER MUST BUY TITLE to RULE THEM ALL! Cause that's DEMOCRACY! Happy Independence Day!

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Friday, June 23, 2017 - 11:44am

THE STEAM SUMMER SALE (2017) is HERE! This week, we bring you 5 must-not-miss super-deals from the sale, including 3 from our favorite port-masters, Feral Interactive.

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Sunday, June 18, 2017 - 9:16am

The long awaited - truly fantastic - major release of 7 Days To Die (A16 Experimental) finally got opened to the huge horde of the game's fans last week. We take a look at some of the enormous, landmark changes that make A16 such a landmark in the long development history of the horde/survival/crafting/multiplayer game, and discuss some of the interesting cultrual history of it's 4 years of Alpha releases. Regardless, it's been worth the wait, and WILL eat your brains!
Read the official release notes for A16 Experimental Here:

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Saturday, June 10, 2017 - 2:06am

This week, we take a look at virtualjaguar, and then talk about some games you definitely must play on this delicious little emulator. We also hit you with 2 deals ("Starbound," and "Steamworld Heist"). Get your super zapper recharged, bizitches!
BLG The Column: Super Zapper Recharge:

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Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 11:04am

This week, we bring you some interesting new and noteworthy titles (parkour cyberpunk sandbox multiplayer free-roaming "Hover: Revolt of Gamers,"), and then give the rest of the show up to another one of Skookie's charmingly long-winded, desperately insane rants about FOSS and the gaming industry. What can we say: we're looking into therapy, but the clinical options for him are just not there yet!

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Sunday, May 28, 2017 - 8:41pm

We break format this week and bring you a critique of the Early Access nearly-excellent "MegaSphere," a game with a developer on the sacred mission to bring procedurally-generated perma-death with custom weapons to the Castlevania SOTN/Super Metroid formula. Here, we offer our suggestions for taking this fantastic concept to the next level of perfection that the project needs. With much love!

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Sunday, May 21, 2017 - 4:40am

This week, we bring you a thoughtful dissection of "X-Blades" openly WINE-based Linux point, and discuss some of the plusses and minuses to taking such an open and honest approach. Along with a full cast of new and noteworthies and some deals you want to get on RIGHT AWAY.
BLG THE COLUMN: This week, we dissect the plusses and minuses of recently-released (Early Acces) "Battlefield" clone, "Revenfield."

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