Upgrade 8 Year Old Linux Gaming Computer

Last night, I upgraded my eight year old Linux gaming computer from the FX 8320 to Ryzen 7 2700. I went with the Ryzen 2700 for the fact that it was slashed down to $160 from the original $339 price tag. I have been eyeballing this cpu for sometime now. I even had dreams about…

Let’s go Tex Murphy

Over the weekend, I tried Tesla Effect which is part of a series of the Tex Murphy games on Ubuntu 18.04 using Steam Play. It works with no problems. You would think that it is native to Linux. This made me happy. Almost all the old game series were moved to Linux except Overseer. As…

The Great 32 bit debacle

Awhile back, Canonical put out that they was not going to support 32 bit libraries. This sparked a outrage from the community. After a few days, Canonical put out that the 32 bit libraries will still be available just that they would be frozen. Pretty much things that require the libraries will still work. Steam…

Humm?

I had a comment recently on my YouTube channel about why or why not to switch to Linux. The person commented that he would like to switch to Linux but felt that the mods for Euro Truck Simulator would not be compatible with Linux since they are .exe, and his gaming wheel would not be…

What’s playing

The last few weeks; I have been playing a lot of Euro Truck Simulator. Yeah, I am a simulator junky. I have been playing it off and on for a few years. However, I have discovered Promods recently, and it is amazing. They have done a lot of work in 2.41, and it is worth…

Alpha 17

I have been playing a lot of 7 Days to Die here lately. If you have not played this game. Here is a short introduction to this game. 7 Days to die is a horde survival game. You start out with nothing and to survival you have to build shelter and weapons. When the seventh…