Linked by boldingd on Tue 29th Jan 2013 23:12 UTC
Games It seems to have so far escaped OSNews' notice (if the top few hits for a site-search for 'Steam' is any indication) that Steam for Linux is now in Open Beta; you can get the Linux steam client from So far, they appear to only be making an Ubuntu .deb available, and the client will require closed-source GPU drivers in order to work.
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RE[4]: Comment by Wafflez
by tidux on Fri 1st Feb 2013 17:46 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: Comment by Wafflez"
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> Secondly, any major AAA game engine also supports consoles, and there's a legal liability if they expose any portion of the SDK.

Why do console OEMs do this? Do they think that restricting access to the SDK will provide MORE good games?

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