Aubrey Jones on 13 Feb 2013 07:07:23 -0800

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Re: [PLUG] So... Gaming.

a) there's Valve Steam for linux. There are already more games
available on Steam linux, prelaunch, than there were on Steam Mac at

b) Do you like turn-based strategy games? If so, maybe you'd like our
game: Just Tactics. <>. Not only does it run
on linux, it was developed on linux. In Devon. You don't hear that
every day.


Chief Engineer, Hit the Sticks, LLC

On Wed, Feb 13, 2013 at 10:01 AM, Doug Stewart <> wrote:
> I wanted to get a quick sense from PLUG users what they're currently doing
> for PC gaming. I don't have dedicated access to a decent Windows PC for
> gaming use, though my MacBook Pro has Steam and many of the Mac ports of my
> Steam games on it. It's decent for those games which devs have seen fit to
> port over and there's always Crossover to try to shoehorn the port-less
> games in.
> However, it's gotten to the point (particularly for first-person shooters)
> where it seems like I'd need a decently-equipped Windows PC in order to run
> them. What are folks doing to help stave this off?
> PS: I've got a PS3 and a Wii, but I have a TON of back-catalog games grabbed
> off ridiculous Steam/Amazon sales that are just waiting for the right rig to
> come along and I really don't want to re-buy them for a console. Plus,
> keyboard + mouse whups a controller, any day.
> --
> -Doug
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