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 utopic-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.

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Version: 3.4.0-0~1~getdeb1

Flight Gear is a free and highly sophisticated flight simulator.

Available for Ubuntu: 14.04, 14.10

Updated: 2015-02-25 20:20:20 | Changes

Version: 1.26-1~getdeb1

EVE Online next generation trade and market helper.

Available for Ubuntu: 14.10

Updated: 2015-02-21 22:10:06 | Changes

Version: 0.9.38.2-1~getdeb1

Mednafen is a command-line driven emulator for many different systems. It has full support for OpenGL and SDL graphics, network play, remappable input configuration, joystick and keyboard support, save states, game rewinding, GSF playback, and screenshots.

Available for Ubuntu: 14.04, 14.10

Updated: 2015-02-21 21:30:48 | Changes

Version: 0.4.12.6-1~getdeb2~utopic

freeminer is a minecraft-inspired game written from scratch and licensed under the LGPL (version 2.1 or later). It supports both survival and creative modes along with multiplayer support, dynamic lighting, and an "infinite" map generator.

Available for Ubuntu: 14.10

Updated: 2015-02-21 19:50:15 | Changes

Version: 0.0.0+git20150221-1~getdeb1

Community effort to maintain and improve Jedi Academy + Jedi Outcast released by Raven Software.

Available for Ubuntu: 14.04, 14.10

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