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 wily-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: 2.2.1-1~getdeb1

Speed Dreams is a fork of the famous open racing car simulator TORCS, aiming to implement exciting new features, cars, tracks and AI opponents to make a more enjoyable game for the player, as well as constantly improving visual and physics realism.

Available for Ubuntu: 15.10, 14.04, 16.04

Updated: 2016-04-19 21:00:13 | Changes

Version: 0.245-1~getdeb3~wily

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: 15.10

Updated: 2016-04-18 20:20:07 | Changes

Version: 0.7.2-1~getdeb1

Extreme Tux Racer, or etracer as it is called for short, is a simple OpenGL racing game featuring Tux, the Linux mascot. The goal of the game is to slide down a snow- and ice-covered mountain as quickly as possible, avoiding the trees and rocks that will slow you down.

Available for Ubuntu: 15.10, 16.04

Updated: 2016-04-14 18:40:16 | Changes

Version: 1.20-1~getdeb1

Stendhal is a fully fledged multiplayer online adventures game (MMORPG) developed using the Arianne game development system.

Available for Ubuntu: 15.10, 16.04

Updated: 2016-04-13 19:10:20 | Changes

Version: 0.50.0-1~getdeb1

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Available for Ubuntu: 15.10

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