Painkiller: Hell and Damnation wurde für Linux veröffentlicht

Painkiller

Wir haben bereits darüber berichtet, dass Painkiller: Hell and Damnation bald für Linux portiert wird. Das Spiel von Nordic Games ist ein HD-Remake des erfolgreichen Ego-Shooters Painkiller aus dem Jahr 2004.

Erwartungsgemäß wurde nun die geschlossene Linux-Beta des Spiels gestartet, die allerdings eine erworbene Spiel-Lizenz auf Steam voraussetzt:

Dear Painkiller Linux fans,

We just set the Beta to our Linux version live.
Please mind these known issues and note that these issues are temporary and being worked upon!:

* Open-source GPU drivers (Gallium rx00, radeonsi, Intel) may not work.
Those drivers may lack support for the necessary OpenGL extensions. For the
best experience we recommend the latest proprietary, vendor-supported GPU
drivers.
* Loading times may be slow because of shader compilations.
Not much can be done about this because of the way the Unreal Engine 3
handles shaders. :(
* Loading screen movies have no sound.
* Game controllers have no force feedback.
* No multiplayer compatibility with Windows.
* Multiplayer host might crash when a client is trying to join.
This is a bug in the Steam Client fixed in the beta - if it happens, opt in
for the beta: http://steamcommunity.com/groups/SteamClientBeta/discussions/1/864957817...

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You have to own Painkiller Hell & Damnation to get access to the Linux Beta version.

Your Nordic Games Team

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