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Steam Summer Sale

heres some good picks

Tower unite – minigolf/casino/minigames/etc 30pct off
RockerLeague – comeon everyone should have this now if not get it 40pct off
Rust – same as rocket leage get it :) 50pct off
Borderlands 2 – tiny tina is seriously the best character ever must buy 78pct off
HitMan – hit men(and sometimes woman) in many different ways. season 1 is finished and they opened the training levels for free well worth picking it up
Saints row series – over the top and funny game worth picking up
Metro 2033 and last light redux – great game with a good enough story.

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Killing floor free on humble bundle

https://www.humblebundle.com/store/killing-floor?linkID=&mcID=102:594a0b...

killing floor is free on humble bundle for a day

good wave based fps game that runs awesome on linux except for 2 bugs. nvidia users get glitched out textures on some things it doesn’t affect the game in a negative way(actually we can see stuff that are meant to be invisible so lil cheaty :p) just an annoyance and if you download mods(like votemap/etc) you can not earn any xp to your level. this is fixable by clearing out the cache folder and installing those mods properly.

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a wild steam sale appears

Slacker uses wallet…… its super effective a few games i can recommend(hover over links for prices) theres plenty more but these are the ones i have had most fun with in the past.

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Fuzz will be happy

https://www.rocketleaguegame.com/news/steam-workshop-support-this-december/

league of rockets is getting steam workshop support next month for win/mac/linux. i would expect come cool trick maps and stuff aswell as some interesting soccer arenas

seems like theres a reddit group for modding already: https://www.reddit.com/r/RocketLeagueMods/
Edit: this one looks nice pity it seems to replace a ingame map instead. https://rocketleaguemods.com/mods/sarpbc-stadium/

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Linux releases

been a while since i posted so… heres a few releases that has happened lately

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Payday 2 is out on linux

YAY now i get to see why robag is so obsessed with this game its going to be fun

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The NBN Event

since we haven’t had an event in so long i thought we could do a big one
3 whole nights of gaming goodness i was going to do medieval, western, modern but couldn’t decide on the last one so the last ones going to be Nominate/Vote

nominations for the last game starts from today and will end on the 17th July. just post your nominations and after the 17th the list will be trimmed and the voting starts(hopefully a poll if not through comments). try to nominate games that work on all 3 platforms and that most IPX own/is free those are more guidelines then rules but its best to not leave anyone out of the fun

Name Friday 24th July Saturday 25th July Sunday 26th July
Chivalry: Medieval Warfare Fistful of Frags Left4Dead2
Start: 7:30pm Start: 7:30pm Start: 7:30pm
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ARK: Survival Evolved

steam store: http://store.steampowered.com/app/346110/

few videos out of this already its what i hoped beasts of prey would be. linux and mac versions were meant to be out on the 25th then was delayed till the 30th now delayed again but this time just 1 more day.

might be the next Rust(which seems to be broken again on linux)

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NBN ready for service! so close to no more mobile broadband

http://www.mynbn.info/rollout/4NAN-51-04-NGSA

already got the ball rolling hopefully the NBN install doesn’t take too long(with luck should be done and dusted this month just gotta wait for the NBN to schedule when they can install the antenna and stuff)

will be good to start using the internet again and coming on mumble. when its finally installed will definitely have to organize some gaming events

screw you 8GB 4G you will not be missed welcome home 200GB NBN fixed wireless

UPDATES: Connected heres the speedtest :)

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SteamOS sale hints at some great titles coming soon to linux

http://store.steampowered.com/sale/steamos_sale

a few that caught my eye(most coming soon but seems a few have released)
* Payday 2 (says fall 2015)
* shadow of mordor
* torchlight 2
* withcer 3 *hopefully not eon crap if it is meh
* grid autosports (yay a racing game definitly a lack of that on linux)
* several new total war games(we already got 1)
* Batman arkham knight
* saints row 4(i loved #3 on the ps3 hopefully 4 is good too)
* company of heros 2
* magicka 2

cant wait for the sales way too many nice games

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