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 xenial-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 Xonotic 1890
2 Warzone2100 1789
3 Speed Dreams 217
4 GZdoom 196
5 SuperTuxKart 189
6 higan 176
7 Mega Mario 173
8 FlightGear 155
9 Enemy Territory 152
10 Extreme Tux Racer 152
11 VisualBoyAdvance-M 149
12 Urban Terror 146
13 Red Eclipse 132
14 OpenRA 130
15 SuperTux 129
16 Terasology 128
17 Lutris 121
18 ScummVM 121
19 Warsow 119
20 OpenTTD 111
21 VDrift 104
22 Open Sonic 100
23 Need For Speed II SE 96
24 NAEV 84
25 Danger from the Deep 83
 
  Name Clicks
1 Warzone2100 24
2 Xonotic 22
3 cdogs-sdl 7
4 Warsow 5
5 FlightGear 5
6 Lutris 5
7 Doom64EX 4
8 VisualBoyAdvance-M 4
9 Enemy Territory 4
10 corsix-th 4
11 vkQuake 4
12 ManaPlus 4
13 cube-escape 3
14 Gens 3
15 Speed Dreams 3
16 0 A.D. 3
17 Need For Speed II SE 3
18 Extreme Tux Racer 3
19 SuperTux 2
20 Liquid War 6 2
21 BOFH: Servers Under Siege 2
22 bubbletrain 2
23 Choria 2
24 Deadly Cobra 2
25 The Powder Toy 2

Version: 0.256-1~getdeb2

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: 16.04

Updated: 2017-08-05 19:20:07 | Changes

Version: 0.4.13-1~getdeb1

Lutris is a gaming platform for GNU/Linux. Its goal is to make gaming on Linux as easy as possible by taking care of installing and setting up the game for the user. The only thing you have to do is play the game. It aims to support every game that is playable on Linux.

Available for Ubuntu: 16.04, 17.04

Updated: 2017-07-27 16:10:06 | Changes

Version: 1.42-1~getdeb1

EVE Online next generation trade and market helper.

Available for Ubuntu: 16.04, 16.10, 17.04

Updated: 2016-06-15 19:30:06 | Changes

Version: 1.2.20-1~getdeb3~trusty

Djl is an open-source (GPL licensed) game manager written in Python 2.5 for the GNU/Linux Operating Systems. It is inspired by Valve's Steam software for Windows.

Available for Ubuntu: 14.04, 14.10, 15.04, 15.10, 16.04, 16.10, 17.04

Updated: 2014-05-03 19:50:05 | Changes