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 zesty-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: 3.2.3-1~getdeb2~zesty

This is an improved version of Warzone 2100, a 3D science fiction real time strategy game, developed by Pumpkin Studios and published by Eidos Interactive in year 1999. Warzone 2100 offers campaign, tutorial, multi-player and single-player skirmish game modes, unit designer, unit experience system, and everything you would expect from a modern RTS game.

Available for Ubuntu: 17.04

Updated: 2017-05-17 10:02:35 | Changes

Version: 20170421-1~getdeb1

OpenRA is a Libre/Free Real Time Strategy game engine supporting early Westwood games like Command & Conquer and Command & Conquer: Red Alert. Distributed mods include a reimagining and updating of both the Red Alert and Command & Conquer multiplayer games.

Available for Ubuntu: 16.04, 17.04

Updated: 2017-04-22 18:40:05 | Changes

Version: 2.4.1-1~getdeb2~yakkety

Stargus can be used to play Starcraft from Blizzard Entertainment. You need the original Starcraft CD to extract the game data files.

Available for Ubuntu: 16.10, 17.04

Updated: 2016-11-09 19:10:02 | Changes

Version: 0.7.1-1~getdeb2~yakkety

OpenDungeons is an open source, real time strategy game sharing game elements with the Dungeon Keeper series and Evil Genius. Players build an underground dungeon which is inhabited by creatures. Players fight each other for control of the underground by indirectly commanding their creatures, directly casting spells in combat, and luring enemies into sinister traps.

Available for Ubuntu: 16.10, 17.04

Updated: 2016-10-27 17:30:23 | Changes

Version: 0.7.1-1~getdeb1

SciFi tower defense

Available for Ubuntu: 16.04, 16.10, 17.04

Updated: 2016-06-02 21:40:11 | Changes