A Linux Demo is available For Amnesia: The Dark Descent | Games

The Swedish developers behind this game known properly as “Amnesia: The Dark Descent” have released a demo of the game. Frictional Games has released this demo for Linux, Windows, and Mac OS X gamers.

“Amnesia: The Dark Descent, a first person survival horror. A game about immersion, discovery and living through a nightmare. An experience that will chill you to the core.”

You stumble through the narrow corridors as the distant cry is heard.It is getting closer.

More about the game in the official website

This game requires a NVIDIA GeForce 6 or ATI Radeon HD 2000 (R600) series graphics card or newer. In terms of the Linux software requirements, Frictional Games states that it needs a “Linux distribution released in 2010.” The 155MB demo from the Helsingborg game studio can be found at AmnesiaGame.com. This game is powered by the HPL Engine 2, which they had developed in-house.

Below is the newest video trailer that has been released for Amnesia: The Dark Descent, which demonstrates the physics capabilities of this game.


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The price of this game for Linux users is 14.87 Euro

Be sure before to buy Amnesia that you have compatible hardware :

RecommendedSystem Requirements

Distro: 2010 release
Processor: 2.0Ghz
Memory: 2048MB
Disc Space: 3GB
Video Card: Radeon HD/GeForce 6

Useful Links: Phoronix, Amnesiagame

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