Use the following instructions:

  1. Install the repository in one of the following ways:

    1. Install the playdeb package.

    2. Or configure the repository manually:

      Go to System-Administration-Software Sources, Third-Party Software tab, Add:

      deb http://archive.getdeb.net/ubuntu precise-getdeb games

      Add the repository GPG key, open a terminal window and type:

      wget -q -O- http://archive.getdeb.net/getdeb-archive.key | sudo apt-key add -
  2. Click the "Install this now" button below the screenshot of the desired game.

  3. If you are using Kubuntu please check bug 476853.

  4. If the game cannot be found, run this command and try again:

    sudo apt-get update
  5. If you want to uninstall the PlayDeb repository run this command:

    sudo apt-get remove playdeb
  6. If you get a blank page when installing you need to configure apturl in your browser.

    In Firefox you need to change the setting also in Preferences->Applications
    Link the apt protocol to /usr/bin/apturl there.

hide this from showing in the future

Monthly Top 25   Daily Top 25
  Name Clicks
1 FlightGear 810
2 Lutris 620
3 GZdoom 527
4 Xonotic 448
5 Warzone2100 412
6 Terasology 380
7 SuperTuxKart 368
8 Extreme Tux Racer 367
9 Trigger Rally 317
10 Tales of Maj'Eyal 293
11 VisualBoyAdvance-M 281
12 Urban Terror 273
13 Speed Dreams 266
14 SuperTux 249
15 ManaPlus 230
16 higan 217
17 Red Eclipse 199
18 Prince of Persia 194
19 VDrift 190
20 Mega Mario 162
21 cdogs-sdl 161
22 OpenTTD 160
23 Enemy Territory 150
24 ScummVM 146
25 Warsow 136
 
  Name Clicks
1 GZdoom 25
2 Terasology 19
3 Xonotic 18
4 FlightGear 17
5 Tales of Maj'Eyal 13
6 Warzone2100 13
7 Extreme Tux Racer 13
8 VisualBoyAdvance-M 12
9 Zero Ballistics 9
10 VDrift 8
11 Lutris 8
12 Trigger Rally 8
13 Speed Dreams 8
14 Red Eclipse 7
15 Enemy Territory 6
16 Tile Racer 6
17 SuperTuxKart 6
18 Mega Mario 5
19 SuperTux 5
20 ScummVM 5
21 Need For Speed II SE 5
22 higan 4
23 sm-ssc 4
24 Yo Frankie! 4
25 Urban Terror 4

Version: 0.4.3681-1~getdeb1

Liquid War 6 is a unique multiplayer wargame. Your army is a blob of liquid and you have to try and eat your opponents. Rules are very simple yet original, they have been invented by Thomas Colcombet. It is possible to play alone against the computer but the game is really designed to be played with friends, on a single computer, on a LAN, or on Internet.

Available for Ubuntu: 13.10, 12.04, 14.10

Updated: 2014-04-11 23:50:13 | Changes

Version: 0.14.0-1~getdeb1

Dungeon Crawl Stone Soup is a fun, free rogue-like game of exploration and treasure-hunting in dungeons filled with dangerous and unfriendly monsters in a quest for the mystifyingly fabulous Orb of Zot.

Available for Ubuntu: 12.04, 13.10

Updated: 2014-04-10 18:40:11 | Changes

Version: 1.3-1~getdeb1

Tetris and Pong are classics, addictive and unshakable from their places in gaming history. TONG is the result of mixing the two, capitalizing on the essential qualities of each classic and adding new twists of its own to make an explosive chemical reaction out of it all.

Available for Ubuntu: 13.10, 12.04, 14.04, 14.10, 15.04, 15.10, 16.04, 16.10

Updated: 2014-04-08 19:30:30 | Changes

Version: 1:1.4.3.29-1~getdeb1

ManaPlus is extended client for Evol Online, The Mana World and similar servers based on eAthena fork. As a 2D style game, Evol Online aims to create a friendly environment where. people can escape reality and interact with others while enjoying themselves. through a fantasy style game. The Mana World (TMW) is a serious effort to create an innovative free and. open source MMORPG. TMW uses 2D graphics and aims to create a large and. diverse interactive world.

Available for Ubuntu: 12.04

Updated: 2014-04-08 18:20:17 | Changes

Version: 1.4.0-1~getdeb2

OpenTTD is a reimplementation of the Microprose game "Transport Tycoon Deluxe" with lots of new features and enhancements.

Available for Ubuntu: 12.04, 13.10

Updated: 2014-04-07 20:30:09 | Changes