Why spend your hard earned money on proprietary software when open source software provides a similar (or better) amount of functionality? That’s a very good question.
Linux is blessed with thousands of open source games covering all different types of genre. However, whilst the quality of these open source games is generally high and they are great fun to play, there is a lack of truly world-class innovative open source games. In many respects, the open source development model is not really applicable for game development.
This article is the second instalment in a three part series entitled 24 More of the Best Linux Commercial Games. If you missed the first part, it is available to read here. We have tried to cover a wide range of game genres. Hopefully there will be something in this article which will be of interest to any type of gamer.
To be eligible for inclusion in this article each game needed to be: