What's behind the growing number of game ports for Linux?
kreiley 2 years ago
I saw that Electronic Arts is offering game packs for Linux now. Frankly, I was a little surprised by this, I didn't think there was enough of an install base on desktops/laptops to make it worthwhile for a large, mainstream publisher like EA to publish for Linux. Until recently, I've generally had to use Wine, and run games using it as a Window emulator. Think we will see more Linux games releases from the "big boys"? Is there now sufficient market penetration to make it economically feasible to bring games directly to Linux machines?
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