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Hey guys,

Today for poops and giggles I'm reformatting my laptop and installing Pinguy O.S as part of an effort to get more experience and familiarity with Linux.

And though a number of the games I play on the lappy now are compatible with Linux (And I'm sure I can puzzle out Wine for the others) are there any Linux-friendly freeware games you guys would recommend?
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alien arena is my favorite



http://icculus.org/lgfaq/gamelist.php
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Urban terror is a great free FPS. It's not MW2 but it's decent to kill time.

Nexuiz is another FPS that is fun to play.
    
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Greetz
Basically all browser based games like Quake Live and all of these
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Urban terror looks similar to the HL1 engine.

Download Wine or PlayOnLinux and install TF2

EDIT: oops, freeware. Here's a list of freeware FPS, along with which OS they can run http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of...erson_shooters
Edited by manifest3r - 12/27/10 at 12:27pm
 
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post #7 of 14
Quote:
Originally Posted by TFB View Post
Urban terror is a great free FPS. It's not MW2 but it's decent to kill time.

Nexuiz is another FPS that is fun to play.
Wouldn't that be a good thing then?
     
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World of good and Splat!
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Wesnoth is a fun little RPG kinda game.
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Quote:
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Urban terror looks similar to the HL1 engine.

Download Wine or PlayOnLinux and install TF2

EDIT: oops, freeware. Here's a list of freeware FPS, along with which OS they can run http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of...erson_shooters
I think it's built on the Quake engine. It's alright. You can't lean left or right and I know there are a ton of aimbotters and wallhackers but it's a game I play to waste time.
    
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