Darksiders and Bastion: now on Linux

“Army” games for the Linux operating system increased by two units: it is about Darksiders and Grim Fandango. Information on the output of the Linux version of Darksiders was printed on Twitter Leszek Godlewski.

Darksiders: and shall come the horsemen of the Apocalypse

The first version of Darksiders appeared 4 years ago in 2010. It is a superior adventure game (AAA) in the genre of slasher. The sequel came out in 2012. When will the native port for Linux is currently unknown. In connection with this news, it should be noted that Shelters Godlewski ported to Linux and other games, in particular, “Painkiller: Hell & Damnation”.

Remember the prophecy of John the Revelator of the Apocalypse, whose arrival will be marked by the four horsemen: Plague, War, Famine and Death. These characters will go respectively on a white, a red, a black and pale horse. In Darksiders you play War. The game provides a third person view, many puzzles and trials.

Grim Fandango

The second game, Grim Fandango is a graphical adventure in the style of neo-Noir. The original of this quest appeared back in 1998 and immediately impressed players and critics. The gaming world Grim Fandango are based on Mexican legends about the afterlife, and the films in the genre “Noir”. The Central character is notorious sinner Manuel Calavera, who must get from the World of the dead to the Ninth underworld.

Several times Grim Fandango received the award “game of the year” in various categories, are the ratings (particularly in the Hall of Fame from GameSpy). Now fans around the world waiting for reissues of their favorite games. The developers said that the re-release will affect the operating systems Windows, Linux and Mac OS, as well as gaming consoles Playstation 4 and PS Vita. The re-release should come out simultaneously on all the above platforms. About the release date will be communicated separately.

Edition reissue has been made possible only due to the fact that Disney bought Lucas Arts, and also acquired exclusive rights to the game. In creating the new version of the game the team of programmers and designers will rely on enthusiasts, who designed additions to the original project.


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