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 yakkety-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: 0.8.2-1~getdeb2

Xonotic is a free (GPL), fast-paced first-person shooter that works on Windows, OS X and Linux. The project is geared towards providing addictive arena shooter gameplay which is all spawned and driven by the community itself. Xonotic is a direct successor of the Nexuiz project with years of development between them, and it aims to become the best possible open-source FPS (first-person-shooter) of its kind.

Available for Ubuntu: 16.04, 16.10, 17.04

Updated: 2017-05-18 12:12:45 | Changes

Version: 2.4.0-1~getdeb1

This is a Doom source port based on ZDoom. It features an OpenGL renderer and lots of new features, among them: - 3D floors - Dynamic lights - Quake2/Unreal style skyboxes - True color texture support - Model support (limited at the moment)

Available for Ubuntu: 16.10

Updated: 2017-03-20 18:20:10 | Changes

Version: 0.95-1~getdeb1

vkQuake serves as a Vulkan demo application that shows basic usage of the API. For example it demonstrates render passes and sub passes, pipeline barriers, CPU/GPU parallelism and memory pooling. It is also meant as a port, which is as authentic to the original as possible. It is compatible with all mods that run on QuakeSpasm like In The Shadows or Arcane Dimensions.

Available for Ubuntu: 16.10

Updated: 2017-03-14 18:40:03 | Changes

Version: 1:4.3.2-1~getdeb1

Urban Terror is a free multiplayer first person shooter, that (thanks to ioquake3) does not require Quake III Arena.

Available for Ubuntu: 16.04, 16.10, 17.04

Updated: 2017-02-05 19:55:08 | Changes

Version: 1.5.8-1~getdeb1

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Available for Ubuntu: 16.04, 16.10

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