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 vivid-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: 0.9.1-1~getdeb2~vivid

SuperTuxKart is a Free 3d kart racing game; we want to make the game fun more than we want to make it realistic. You can play with up to 4 friends on one PC, racing against each other or just try to beat the computer. See the great lighthouse or drive through the sand and visit the pyramids. Race underground or in space, watching the stars passing by. Have some rest under the palms on the beach. But don't eat the bananas! Watch for bowling balls, plungers, bubble gum and cakes thrown by opponents.

Available for Ubuntu: 15.04, 15.10

Updated: 2015-10-19 20:01:23 | Changes

Version: 0.54.3-1~getdeb1

Terasology is a game that pays ample tribute to Minecraft in initial look and origin, but stakes out its own niche by aiming for the NPC-helper and caretaker focus from such games as Dwarf Fortress and Dungeon Keeper, while striving for added depth and sophistication.

Available for Ubuntu: 15.04

Updated: 2015-10-19 18:50:35 | Changes

Version: 0.242-1~getdeb2~vivid

This package provides a single-player and multiplayer lobby for Spring. Other features include a P2P system for downloading maps and mods and a built-in IRC-like chat client.

Available for Ubuntu: 15.04

Updated: 2015-10-12 20:30:10 | Changes

Version: 1.0.3-1~getdeb2~vivid

Doom 3 BFG Edition with cleaned up source, Linux and 64 bit Support. The game data from a legal copy of the game is required. Put the base/ directory into the $HOME/.config/rbdoom3bfg directory.

Available for Ubuntu: 15.04

Updated: 2015-10-11 04:20:04 | Changes

Version: 1.4.0-1~getdeb1

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Available for Ubuntu: 14.04, 15.04, 15.10

Updated: 2015-10-11 03:40:08 | Changes