Here is a list of some games you can find in your Ubuntu Software Center (Ubuntu 9.10 “Jaunty Jackalope”)
To install one of these games open your Ubuntu Software Center (Applications->Ubuntu Software Center), type the name of the game in the search field and double click on the result. Click the install button and close the Ubuntu Software Center. All the installed games can be found in your Games list (Applications->Games) .
Alien Arena is a fast paced, furious frag fest with arenas ranging from the small, to the massive. With a large built-in player base, it’s never hard to find a good match going on, at any hour of the day.
The Battle for Wesnoth
The Battle for Wesnoth is a free, turn-based tactical strategy game with a high fantasy theme, featuring both single-player, and online/hotseat multiplayer combat.
Chromium B.S.U. is a fast paced, arcade-style, top-scrolling space shooter.
DeSmuME is a Nintendo DS emulator.
FreeCol is a turn-based strategy game based on the old game Colonization, and similar to Civilization.
Glest is a free 3D real-time strategy game, where you control the armies of two different factions: Tech, which is mainly composed of warriors and mechanical devices, and Magic, that prefers mages and summoned creatures in the battlefield.
Nexuiz is a fast paced 3d deathmatch game project created online by a team of developers called Alientrap.
OpenArena is a violent, sexy, multiplayer first person shooter based on the ioquake3 fork of the id tech 3 engine. It has many game types beyond deathmatch and a lot of characters. Due to violent and racy content, it may not be suitable for children under 17.
PokerTH is a free implementation of the Texas Hold’em Poker game which is mostley played in casinos and has a growing popularity worldwide.
Cube 2: Sauerbraten is a free multiplayer/singleplayer first person shooter, built as a major redesign of the Cube FPS.
TORCS is a highly portable multi platform car racing simulation. It is used as ordinary car racing game, as AI racing game and as research platform.
In Warzone 2100, you command the forces of “The Project” in a battle to rebuild the world after mankind has almost been destroyed by nuclear missiles. The game offers campaign, multi-player and single-player skirmish modes.
These are some games that i like to play or think are fun to play, if you know another or think i missed one/some…. please lave a comment 🙂