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posted by janrinok on Tuesday March 18 2014, @11:05PM   Printer-friendly
from the getting-there-eventually dept.

Marneus68 writes

"Digital DRM-free game distributor is finally jumping on the Linux bandwagon.

Following the steps of Desura and Steam, plans to offer Linux compatible games starting this year. Along with games already available for Linux, will also be selling 'a variety of classics that are, for the first time, officially supported and maintained [by them].'

Most of the DOS titles already provided by will probably pose no major technical challenge since GOG has been using DosBox on Windows and Mac OS X since the very beginning however, all the exclusive ports will probably be more difficult to provide."

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  • (Score: 0) by Anonymous Coward on Wednesday March 19 2014, @09:55AM

    by Anonymous Coward on Wednesday March 19 2014, @09:55AM (#18477)

    Personally I hope they bring the Linux version of Sid Meier's Alpha Centauri.

    Why didn't you buy it when it was first available? I have it on my shelf, with penguin logo and everything.

  • (Score: 2) by hatta on Wednesday March 19 2014, @02:28PM

    by hatta (879) on Wednesday March 19 2014, @02:28PM (#18555)

    Does it still install and run?